As we all know that Taiwan is known for the night markets. Not only for the delicacy but for the passionate vendors. Today, we are going to introduce 5 night markets in Taichung. Next time, you can make a plan for night market trip!

Fengjia Night Market

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The Fengjia Night Market (逢甲夜市) was established in 1963 and is Taichung’s largest and most popular night market. Gathering the largest number of people in Taichung, having the most special gourmet snacks, costumes and jewelry shops, Fengjia night market is the first-class section of Taichung cuisine. It is difficult to survive here if the store doesn’t have a special or tasty meal.There are variety of gourmet snacks here, stinky tofu which soaked in black tea, Minglun Chinese omelet, Taiwanese sausage with sticky rice, taro ice, etc. The food here can definitely satisfy your taste. 
The night market usually bustling around 7:00pm and winds to a close around 1:00 am. Many of the main stores in the area open around 2:00 pm. The area is usually very busy especially on weekends. People in Taiwan get off their busy work week, they love to spend the evening eating and shopping here.

Travel Info
Fengjia Night Market
[逢甲夜市 / Féng jiǎ yèshì]
-Opening Hour:
16:00-2:00
-Contact:04-2451-5940
-Address:Wenhua Rd., Xitun Dist, Taichung City, Taiwan
-Transportation:
►Taichung bus 135 or ibus 22/125→Fengjia University stop
►From Taichung train station/Luchuan W. St., take Taichung bus 35→Fengjia University stop
►From Luchan E. St., take ibus 22/25/35/37/41/45→Fengjia University stop

Tunghai Night Market

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The second place that must be visited in Taichung is Tunghai University and the Tunghai night market which located on its west side. These two places can probably take you from the afternoon to the evening. It’s good to pass the time walking around here. There are many well-known gourmet snacks at Tunghua night market, especially near the school district. Not only for good taste, the prices here is cheaper and more affordable than many sightseeing night markets.

Travel Info
Tunghai Night Market
[東海夜市 /
Dōnghǎi yèshì]
-Opening Hour:
16:00-1:00
-Contact:04-2228-9111
-Address:Xinxing Rd., Longjing Dist., Taichung City, Taiwan
-Transportation:
►From Taichung train station, take Taichung bus 88/106/147/60/69→Taichung Veterans General Hospital stop
►From Taichung train station, take ibus 30/40/48→Tunghai University stop

Yizhong Night Market

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Near Zhongyou Department Store, Yizhong night market is surrounded by 3 universities and 1 senior high school. You can see a lot of students here no matter what time. When the weekends comes, Yizhong street will be packed with people. Though the history of Yizhong night market is not as  long as Fengjia night market, but the snacks and food here are also awesome. The most famous snack here will be FengRen Shaved Ice. You can experience the traditional atmosphere of Taiwan at FengRen Shaved ice. It’s a good place to spend you an evening here, I can bet you’ll miss the place when you leave.

Travel Info
Yizhong Night Market
[一中夜市 /
Yì zhōng yèshì]
-Opening Hour:
11:00-00:00
-Address:Yizhong St., North Dist., Taichung City, Taiwan
-Transportation:
►From Taichung train station, take Taichung bus 35/41/70/71/100/102→National Taichung University of Science and Technology stop
►From Taichung train station, take ibus 1/20/21/25/31/61/105→National Taichung University of Science and Technology stop
►From Taichung train station, take Ubus 73/81/83→National Taichung University of Science and Technology stop

Han Xi Night Market

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Han Xi night market in Taichung has long been helping groups with disabilities, disadvantaged and low-income families by reducing the rent for stalls in half, making the entire night market is full of human touch. There are more than 300 stalls at Han Xi night market. More than 80 stalls for gourmet snacks that will make you have selecting obstacle. Foods are tasty here and there are lots of stalls designed as game section. You can try different kinds of night market game here. You will love this night market when you first come. 

Travel Info
Han Xi Night Market
[旱溪夜市 /Hàn xī
 yèshì]
-Opening Hour:
17:00-00:00 (Closed on Sun Mon and Wed)
-Address:Sec. 1, Hanxi E. Rd., East Dist., Taichung City, Taiwan
-Transportation:
►From Taichung train station, take bus 89→Hanxi East and Zhenxing Rd. intersection stop

TaiYuan Night Market

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It’s the newest night market in Taichung. There are more than 100 stalls at the night market and there is a big parking space just near the night market which can allow about 500 cars parking here. The night market is designed into different sections, gourmet snack section, games section, fine cuisine section and department section. Besides the delicious food and interesting games, there is also a flea market here. So if you want to have some different experience of night market, Taiyuan will be your best choice!

Travel Info
TaiYuan Night Market
[太原夜市 /Tàiyuán
 yèshì]
-Opening Hour:
17:30-00:00 (Closed on Tue & Wed)
-Address:No. 88, Sec. 3, Taiyuan Rd., Beitun Dist., Taichung City, Taiwan
-Transportation:
►From Taichung train station,take bus 75/81→Yuxian Jianhe intersection stop

Editor:Lemon@ReadyGo