2015-09-13

Taroko Park and Hua-Dong Rift Valley Visits

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Location: Taiwan Hualien & Tai-Dong East Rift Valley

Taroko National Park is a must-visited place in the east of Taiwan. It is famous for its marble gorge. Also it is abundant with the natural scenery, historic relics and wildlife; to conserve natural resources. In this four-day tour, you will enjoy hiking in Taroko for the first day, and coming with 3-day cycling tour. Located in the east of Taiwan, Hua-Dong region is known for its lovely nature scenic points, unpolluted environment, farms, and native aboriginal culture. Most people in Taiwan are very familiar with this region which we call “East Rift Valley”. This area has also been called “a land of milk and honey". Traveling down Provincial Highway No.9 in Hua-Dong, all you see on both sides are green fields stretching to the mountains. This national scenic area stretches from Mugua River in Hualien to the north to Taitung City, and covers a total of 138,386 hectares.

Days: 4 Days
Difficulty: Moderate
Total Distance: 150km

Things to See and Highlights

  • Taroko is famous for its spectacular mountains and marble canyons. Cliffs and canyons stretch along Liwu River. Such special geography has also bred special flora and fauna in this area. The waterfalls characterized Taroko National Park and delivery the great view while hiking around the area.
  • Incredible Hua-Dong scenic points which connect bikeways and country roads.
  • Enjoy local food tasting opportunities early everywhere along your route.
  • Explore aboriginal culture, Hakka history along Highway 193 which crosses mountains, valleys, and also fields of rice, daylilies, pomelos, tea trees in rich abundance.
  • Hualien and Taitung offer a plethora of indigenous culture experiences.
  • An amazing biking trip to the East of Taiwan.

Tour Date: 4-7 March, 2016 (or customized)
Tour Price: $900 USD
Meals Included: 3 breakfasts, 4 
lunches, 3 dinners
Accommodation: 3 nights
Bike Rental: Included
Level of Support: Fully Supported

2015-09-13

Green Town Visit and Sun Moon Lake Tour

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Location: Puli Green Town and Sun Moon Lake

It is said that Puli town is famous for its four ‘W’s – water, wine, women and weather. Being located in a pristine mountain area, the local spring water is pure and sweet and sold in bottles at supermarkets around the island. In this trip, you’ll experience wonderful green village and green tunnel bike path. Beside this, in this trip, you also enjoy cycling around the Sun Moon Lake where allows you to experience the various sides of the lake. It has also been crowned as one of the Eight Wonders of Taiwan. The key themes of this tour are – “the peak and the lake”, “indigenous culture”, and “natural ecology”.

Days: 3 Days
Difficulty: Moderate
Total Distance:105km

Things to See and Highlights

  • One of the most popular bike path in Taiwan is Jiji Green tunnel. The tunnel consists of about 1000 camphor trees, and you’ll be amazed by the beautiful tunnel and refreshed by breathing phytoncides.
  • Travel to Taiwan’s most beautiful lake, Sun Moon Lake which is famous on its dawn view, and the legend of aboriginal people.
  • Experience a variety of foods including local Taiwanese food and aboriginal dishes.

Tour Date: 2-4 March, 2016 (or customized)
Tour Price: $800 USD
Meals Included: 2 breakfasts, 3 
lunches, 2 dinners
Accommodation: 2 nights
Bike Rental: Included
Level of Support: Fully Supported