5 days, 4 nights : Taroko, Alishan, Sun Moon Lake, Lushan, Hualien

5 days, 4 nights : Taroko, Alishan, Sun Moon Lake, Lushan, Hualien

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Quotes will include:
➡ Accommodation: 4 nights stay at local 3-star or B&B.
➡ Food: 4 breakfasts 
➡ English tour guide
➡ Entrance tickets: Admission to Alishan Scenic Park, train ticket to view the sunrise at Mt. Xiaochuyuan
➡ Boat tour in Sun Moon Lake or Bike rental in Sun Moon Lake (2 hours)
➡ Transportation: private van ( max 7 persons ) or private car ( max 3 persons )

 

 

說明 Introduction

Taroko National park

Taroko National Park was established on November 28, 1986, it was of are established to protect the natural scenery, historic relics and wildlife; to conserve natural resources; and to facilitate scientific research and promote environmental education.

Sun Moon Lake
Divided by Lalu Island, the Sun Moon Lake scenic area got its name from the unique terrains that look like sun on one side and crescent moon on the other. Crowned as one of the Eight Wonders of Taiwan, Sun Moon Lake is also the most famous source of hydroelectric power; offering key tourist themes - “high mountain and lake”, “indigenous culture”, and ”nature ecology,” the Sun Moon Lake Scenic Area attracts more than six million visits each year.

Alishan Scenic Area
The Alishan National Scenic Area Administration was established in July 2001 and is blessed with bountiful natural resources, such as sun rise views, a sea of clouds and old forests. For years, Alishan has been famous for its historical forest railway and indigenous tribes. Relax and immerse in its charm. I’m sure you’ll be pleasantly surprised!

Itinerary

Day 1 Taichung - Alishan

Train from Taipei to Taichung with the modern High Speed train that will take you to Taichung in 1 hour.
Meet with the English speaking guide at the railway station and transfer by private van to Alishan.

On the way to Alishan stop in some beautiful view points and Hot spring ( bring a towel and swimsuit!).
Overnight in Alishan.

Dengshan or similar
Day 2: Alishan - Sun Moon Lake

Breakfast at the hotel.
Early in the morning you will take the Alishan Mountain Railway to Zhushan Station and witness one of the famous sunrises in an exclusive spot away from the crowd. With the English speaking guide you will then have a walk at the Alishan Forest Recreation Area and mmet the thousend year old Taiwan cypress tree.
Transfer by privata van to Sun Moon Lake ( Relish traditional indigenous cusine at Ita Thao Village dinner ON REQUEST) 
Overnight at Sun Moon Lake.

 

Breakfast
Lea Lea Garden Moon or similar
Day 3: Sun Moon Lake - Lushan Hot Spring area

Breakfast at the hotel.
After breakfast meeting with the English speaking guide at the lobby of the hotel and visit Sun Moon Lake. Take a boat ride to Ita Thao Wharf to Xuanguang Temple ( ticket included ) or cycling around one of the top ten cycling route in the world. Rent a bike included.

In the afternoon transfer by private van to Lushan hot spring area.
Overnight in Lushan 

Breakfast
Green city or similar
Day 4: Lushan - Hualien

Breakfast at the hotel.
After breakfast meeting with the English speaking guide at the lobby of the hotel and transfer to Hualien.

Crossing the Central Mountain Range on the Central Cross-Island highway and enjoy the wondrous high mountain scenary. Pass by the Bilu Sacred Tree and frive to the highest point of Taiwan's highway: Wuling, 3.275 meters above the sea level.

Overnight in Hualien,

Breakfast
Hotel East Town or Pure or similar.
Day 5: Taroko Gorge

After breakfast meeting with the English speaking guide at the hotel.
Visit Taroko Gorge: marble canyons, the eternal Spring Shrine and the Swallow Grotto trail till the Bayang Waterfall through the Water Curtain Tunnel ( itinerary might change according to the weather )
In the late afternoon back to Hualien and train back to Taipei - Express train 2nd class.

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注意事項 Notes

Prices vary with season, number of partecipants, guides or assistants, language... we do prefer give you the real price for your specific case and needs.  

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Taichung office: anna@northwest.com.tw
Taipei office: katia@northwest.com.tw