The obvious feature of The Camellia Gardens is planting mounts of camellias. The best time of flower viewing is New Year. The Camellia Gardens is located at Maling mountain area of Qidu District in Keelung City. There are fruits that visitors can pick. The well-know Carp Lake is also next to the garden. It's a nice place for visitors to have fun and play in the water. There is a camellia tree which is more than 30 years old. The camellias tree which has five colors is amazing. The garden is also full of kumquat and calamondin trees, and it's delicious of cooking and making tea with kumquat jam. Especially, during the springtime, there are camellia and sakura, and during the summer there's green bamboo. Moreover, during the autumn, there are pomelos and during the winter, there is Chinese yam.
The Camellia Gardens
No.23-2, Dahua 3rd Rd., Qidu Dist., Keelung City
Car park provided
10:30-22:00 Open on holidays; reservation in advance on weekdays
Take Keelung bus 701 to Liyu Pond bus stop; the garden is not far from the bus stop.