Destination
 
Confucius Temple Cultural Area
the confucius cultural area has its center at the historical confucius temple. several old streets connect main historic sites around. this is the first cultural area in tainan, this area is centered on nanmen rd., and extends to the south and to the north, from the ‘taiwan’s first school” confucius temple, to fuzhong st. where pan temple is located, dehua hall on fuqien rd. big south gate park, ruins of south gate to wufei temple, yianping king temple, etc. the historic sites here are of different appearance and characteristics, each one offers different charm.
feature
green trees, red roof tiles and red wall form the basic impression of the confucius cultural area, where the elderly play chess, couples walk and children play, the laid-back atmosphere, made many people fell in love with this place at first sight. 
 
you can find a cafe and have some rest in the old street across confucius temple, the fuzhong street, or have traditional delicious food in fuzhi meatball, lili fruit store or shunteng ice pop. 
 
besides of famous confucius temple, you can pay remembrance to koxinga’s history in the yianping king temple which worship the koxinga (zheng zhengjong). thought it was rebuilt into a northen-china style palace building, but due to koxinga’s fame, it remains a favorite tourist attraction among japanese visitors.
how to reach
from cigu: (tai17th provincial highway): from koxinga bridge, Tainan City-> turn left at gongxue rd.-> turn right at haitian rd.-> wenxien rd.->turn left at chenggong rd->turn right at ximen rd.->turn left at fucheng rd., and you will arrive. the whole trip is about 17 km.
from anding (tai 19th provincial highway): go south from anho rd., tainan city->turn right at beian rd.->turn right at ximen rd.->turn left at fucheng rd. and you will arrive. the total trip is about 16 km
from xinxi (national highway no. 8): get into angi rd. from national highway no. 8->haitian rd->wenxien rd.->turn left at chenggong rd.->turn right at ximen rd.->turn left ar fucheng rd. and you will arrive. the whole trip is about 14 km.
from yonkang: (tai1 province highway): from gongyuan rd., tainan city going south->turn right at minchu rd., and you will arrive. the whole trip is about 5 km.
from yonkang (tai20 province highway): from kaiyuan rd., tainan city->turn left at linsheng rd.->turn right at dongmen rd.->dongmen roundabout->fucheng rd., and you will arrive. the whoel trip is about 8.5 km
from dawan (county rd. 180): from xiaodong rd., tainan city->turn lwft to zhonghua eastg rd.->turn right to dongmen rd.->dongmen roundabout.->fucheng rd. and you will arrive. the total trip is about 5.5 km
from rende(county rd. 182): from dongmen rd. tainan city-> dongmen aroundabout->fuchian rd. and you will arrive. the whole trip is about 4.5 km
from rende: (tai 1 provincial highway): go north from daitong rd.->turn left at kaishan rd.->turn left at fucheng rd. , and you will arrive. the whole trip is about 4.5 km.
hunen(tai 17 jia provincial highway): going north from mingxin rd., tainan city->jinhua rd.->turn right at fucheng rd. and you will arrive. the whole trip is about 9.5 km.
from chiedin(tai 17 provincial highway): going north from binnan rd. tainan, city->turn right at zhonghua south rd.->turm left at jinhua rd.->turn right at fucheng rd., and you will arrive. the total trip is about 10.5 km.
related infromation
sanlin office (confucius temple travel information center)-> 1 minute of walk->tainan confucius temple->5 minutes of walk->yuonhua temple->5 minutes of walk-> dehua hall-> 10 minutes of walk-> yianping king temple and zheng zhengging's museum->1 minute of walk->linshuei lady temple-> 10 minutes of walk-> tainan south gate, tablet woods-> 1 minute of walk-> tainan radio sation
 
---source: travel information in tainan website—