It is peak strawberry season in Taipei’s Neihu

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Strawberry fans can obtain fresh strawberries while enjoying the beautiful scenery and fresh mountain air

The 2019 Neihu Strawberry Festival kicked off at the White Stones Farm area on Saturday, signifying that the high season for strawberries in the mountainous area of Taipei’s Neihu District has arrived.

"December through April is the annual strawberry season in Taipei City’s Neihu District, with March and April being the high season for strawberries," the Taipei Department of Economic Development (DOED), the sponsor of the event, said in a news release. As the climate this spring has been warm and full of sunlight, the strawberries in Neihu are fragrant and delicious, the DOED added.

"Not only can strawberry fans obtain fresh strawberries in the White Stones Farm area, but they can also enjoy the beautiful scenery and fresh mountain air," the department said, emphasizing that it's a trip well-worth taking.

For further information related to the 2019 Neihu Strawberry Festival, please feel free to contact DOED’s Agricultural Development Division (TEL: 02-2725-6586, Ms. Lai), or the Neihu District Farmers’ Association’s Promotion Department (TEL: 02-2790-0138, ext. 250 Mr. Lin).

How to get there:

By car: Take Bishan Rd. (碧山路) and follow signs to reach Bishan Temple (碧山巖)

By public transportation: Get off at MRT Taipei City Hall Station, transfer to Bus S2; or get off at MRT Neihu Station, transfer to Bus S2 or the Shuttle Bus S2, and get off the bus at Bishanyen (Baishihu)

(photo courtesy of Taipei Department of Economic Development)

(photo courtesy of Taipei Department of Economic Development)

(photo courtesy of Taipei City Governent)

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