Classic Taiwan Tour, Alishan, Sun Moon Lake, & Taroko

Classic Taiwan Tour, Alishan, Sun Moon Lake, & Taroko

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If you are looking for a Tour where "nature" is the most important word, this is the tour for you ! 
With our expert and professional english/chinese speaking guide, you will see Alishan and its beautiful view of "clouds of sea", Sun Moon lake and its calm waters,  enjoy a soak in the hot springs in Lushan and explore Taroko Gorge and its terrific gran canyons .

Duration: 5 days / 4 nights
You will visit : Alishan, Sun Moon Lake, Lushan , Taroko and Hualien 

The price includes :

  • Train from Taipei to Chiayi  - 2 class - High Speed Train - 
  • Transfer from Chiayi to Alishan by car/van with an expert english/chinese speaking guide 
  • Overnight in Alishan 2* Hotel - Doubleroom with breakfast
  • Alishan Mountain Railway Ticket
  • Entrance Ticket in Alishan National Park
  • Parking fee
  • Overnight in Sun Moon Lake  in a 3* Hotel - Double with Breakfast
  • Boat Ticket in Sun Moon Lake OR Rent a Bike
  • Overnight in Lushan in a 3* Hotel – Double with Breakfast
  • Overnight in Hualien in 3* Hotel - Double with Breakfast
  • Train from Hualien to Taipei – 2 class ticket – around 3h – Regional Train
  • English speaking Guide for 5 days
  • Private Van for 5 days
  • Insurance  

The price does not include :

  • Lunch / meals
  • Everything not mentioned in the "price includes"

On Request :

  • Dinner in relish traditional indigenous cuisine at  Ita Thao Village


 

說明 Introduction

Note: 
Please understand this tour requires long driving. The longest drive is between 4~6 hours drive. 
Pick-up : Train Station in Chiayi and Drop-off : At your accommodation in Hualien 
Group size: 2~7 people for car or Van. Minbus and bus for more then 7 persons.
What to bring: Comfortable walking shoes, a hat, warm jackets, an umbrella and sunglasses.

Cancellation Policy
This tour requires a minimum of 2 people to operate. 
Cancellation made less than 10 days before departure is non-refundable. 
Cancellation made between 10 and 20 days before departure will charge 50% of full payment. Cancellation made more than 20 days before departure will offer full refund.

Itinerary

Day 1

In the morning : Train from Taipei to Chiayi - 2 class ticket with High Speed Train HSR . 
You will meet your english/chinese speaking guide at the Railway Station in Chiayi and transfer by private car/van to Alishan. 
On the way to Alishan, stop in some beautiful view points and hot springs (please bring a towel and a swimsuit). 
Overnight in Alishan 2* Hotel in a Double room 
 

Day 2

You will meetr with your english/chinese speaking guide at the Reception at the hotel around 4.00am and you will take the Alishan Mountain Railway to Zhushan Station to see the sunrise. 
Go for a walk in the Alishan Forest Recreation Area and see thousand-year-old Taiwan cypress trees. 
After that you will return in Hotel for Breakfast Check-out .
Late in the morning : Transfer by car/van to Sun Moon Lake . 
(Relish traditional indigenous cuisine at Ita Thao Village - Dinner ON REQUEST)
Overnight in Sun Moon Lake in 3* Hotel- Double with Breakfast . 

Breakfast
Day 3

Breakfast in Hotel. 
After breakfast : Meeting with your english/chinese speaking guide at the reception of the hotel and : 
Take a boat ride from Ita Thao Wharf to Xuanguang Temple (ticket included) OR Cycling on one of the top 10 in the world : Rent a bike (included) . 
Afternoon : Transfer by private Van to Lushan hot spring Area 
Overnight in Lushan in a 3* Hotel in a Double room. 

Breakfast
Day 4

Breakfast in Hotel 
After Breakfast : Meeting with english/chinese speaking guide and Transfer to Hualien . 
Crossing the Central Mountain Range on the Central Cross-Island Highway with beautiful scenery
Pass by the Bilu Sacred Tree, a Formosan Chinese fir over 3,200 years old
Drive to the highest point of Taiwan’s highways – Wuling (3,275 meters above sea level)
Overnight in Hualien in 3* Hotel in a Doubleroom .  

Breakfast
Day 5

Breakfast in Hotel 
After Breakfast : Meeting with english speaking guide at the reception and visit of Taroko Gorge : 
marble canyons, the Eternal Spring Shrine and the Swallow Grotto Trail to the Baiyang Waterfall and 
and through the Water Curtain Tunnel . 
Late in the afternoon : Back to Hualien by Van and Train to Taipei - 2 class - Express Train - around 3h

End of the Tour ! 

Breakfast

注意事項 Notes

For reservation and information, please contact:


NORTHWEST TOUR
Taipei City Phone + 886 2 27232188
Taichung City Phone +886 4 37001268  ext 203 for English


Skype English/French/Italian : anna.lisa2608

​✉ Email: 
General : taiwan.tour@northwest.com.tw
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