Pinglin District (aka Ping-Lin, Chinese: 坪林區; pinyin: Pínglín Qū; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Phiâⁿ-lîm-khu) is a rural district in southeastern New Taipei
. It is the third largest district in New Taipei City
and it is located in the mountain area connecting to the Yilan
County on the east coast.
Pinglin is part of the water district of Taipei area as the Feitsui Dam is located just at the neighboring Shiding District, so land development is restricted. Pinglin is the most famous place for producing Pouchong tea. The Pinglin Tea Museum is the World
's largest tea museum. Over 80% of residents are tea growers or involved in the tea business.
Jingualiao River Fish Watching Trails
Jingualiao Tiema Recreation Park
Jiuchionggen Mountaineering Trails
Ping-Lin Tea Museum
National Highway No.5, called Beiyi or Chiang Weishui Freeway.
Tai 9 line, named Beiyi Highway.