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Shiding District

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Shiding District

Shiding District
Shiding District in New Taipei City
Shiding District in New Taipei City
Country Republic of China (Taiwan)
Special municipality New Taipei City
Time zone +8

Shiding District (Chinese: 石碇區; Hanyu Pinyin: Shídìng Qū; Tongyong Pinyin: Shíhdìng Cyu; literally: "stone anchor") is a rural district in southern New Taipei City, Taiwan.


  • History 1
  • Geography 2
  • Education 3
  • Tourist attractions 4
  • Transportation 5
  • See also 6
  • References 7
  • External links 8


Shiding used to be a thriving town during the Qing Dynasty due to its geographically favorable condition as a resting place on the way to Yilan and its coal mine resources and tea trading. Shiding was a rural township of Taipei County until the upgrade of the county to become the New Taipei municipality on 25 December 2010, Shiding became a district.



Tourist attractions


The district is accessible by bus from Jingmei Station of Taipei Metro.[1]

See also


  1. ^

External links

  • Government Website
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