Fulong Beach is located at the mouth of the Shuangxi River at Santiaowan, Gongliao District, New Taipei City. The beach stretches as long as 3 kilometers and has always been a fun summer resort in northern Taiwan. Every summer, a good number of tourists will gather here to swim and enjoy the sun. Fulong Beach became famous during the Japanese occupation of Taiwan. Twenty-four hectares in area, Fulong Beach faces the Pacific Ocean and has special golden-colored sand. It is the most famous beach in northern Taiwan, just as Kengting is the most famous beach in southern Taiwan. In addition, the plants and ecological environment near the Shuangxi River provide educational fun for visitors.
Fulong Beach has clear seawater and a long soft beach. It is perfect for surfing, sliding, and sailing. There is a spacious parking lot, camping area, restaurants and food court. It is one of the best organized bathing beaches in northern Taiwan. Every summer, people come here for a swim or to appreciate the beautiful ocean. In addition, it also attracts many fishing lovers. The inner ocean and the outer ocean are connected by an arched bridge. Those who love exciting sea activities should never miss a visit to Fulong Beach.
Fulong has long been the most popular swimming beach on the Northeast Coast. In addition to the open beach, the calm and sheltered water of the Shuangxi River, which empties into the ocean here, makes this an ideal spot for wind surfing, canoeing, and other non-powered boating activities. The large sandy beach itself is perfect for swimming, sun-bathing, and other beach recreation. The red-roofed, white-walled headquarters building of the northeast Coast National Scenic Area is located near the entrance to Fulong Beach. Next to the headquarters is a Visitor Center with exhibits, video briefings, and other information on the rich variety of natural and cultural resources on the Northeast Coast. Fulong Beach is currently under the management of the Taiwan Pineapple Co. Various types of equipment are available for rent, including kickboards, inflatable swimming rings, and four-person rubber boats. A variety of other water and beach activities are offered for a nominal fee.