The Zhaori Saltwater Hot Springs has been well known since the late 18th century for their clean, transparent water and ideal temperature, which fluctuates between 60 and 70 degrees centigrade. The springs are fed by seawater and underground water heated by the volcanic lava of Green Island. This is one of only three saltwater hot springs in the world along with the springs on Kyushu Island of Japan and Sicily in Italy. Zhaori has three open-air pools and a spa pool where visitors can listen to the sound of the surf, enjoy the sunrise, or watch the stars as they ...
Fushoushan Farm sits amidst the mountain ranges of Hehuanshan and Xueshan. It is praised as the Switzerland of Taiwan. The unique high-altitude environment nurtures special cultures as well as delicious fruits and fragrant tea. At the change of seasons, Fushoushan Farm presents varied sceneries. In spring, it is great for a stroll amidst the blooming cherry blossoms and peach blossoms. As the weather is extremely cozy in summer, it becomes a great summer hideout suitable for outing, camping and star-gazing. In autumn, the season of peaches and Asian pears, it is a popular destination for fruit-picking, sunrise and sunset viewing. ...
Dabajianshan (大霸尖山) is one of the most unique mountains in all of Taiwan. The peak, now inaccessible, stands at 3,490m above sea level. On this trek it is possible to scratch 4 of Taiwan’s top 100 peaks above 3,000 meters off the list! The local Atayal and Saisiyat tribes on the area regard Dabajianshan as a holy mountain, because of its distinct shape. Thanks to @downtoexplore @taotaiwan for this stunning picture ! . Tag your friend that loves hiking !
The Old England 老英格蘭 is actually a traditional English mansion, featuring all things Britain. White marble, a large clock on the main tower and detailed sculptures on the walls have tourists happily snapping away on their cameras. The sculptures, lanterns and furniture, all carefully imported from England itself, give this place an authenticity of a Tudor-style mansion. The Old England Manor, standing tall on the highlands of Nantou, surrounded by mountains and beautiul sceneries. it became a famous touristy spot where most will visit the place to capture the beauty and enjoy a cup of tea . Thanks @yaozhou828 for ...
Rising 11,207-feet (3,416-m) above sea level and boasting over 240 peaks, Hehuan Mountain is a hiking paradise. If you are lucky to visit during the winter months you may see snow covers the Mountain’s peak. The natioal park hehuanshan has numerous of hiking trails for all levels offer stunning 360 view over Taiwan’s mountains. . In addition, hehuanshan has multiple days hiking trails with camping sites! . Tag your backpacking friend that would love to join you to Hehuanshan ! . Thanks @joshua105 for sharing with us the picture !
“There is something about early mornings at Sun Moon Lake that allows whatever it is that’s weighing you down to be carried away by the misty waters, & to breathe in gratitude instead” . Thanks @witandfolly for a stunning picture and perfect caption. . Taiwan’s largest lake, Sun Moon Lake, offers spectacular views, numerous hiking and bicycle trails, and much more! . Tag your partner for a perfect morning in Sun Moon Lake
Considered as the most favorite beach for the Taiwanese People and one of the most beautiful beaches in East Asia, Baisha Bay is a heaven on earth. The sand is white, the water is clear. A must visit to anyone planning a trip to #kenting ! . Tag your friend to #triptotaiwan
Wulai ( #烏來) is a mountainous township nestled among the hills and the closest aboriginal villiage to Taipei. Just one hour drive. Wulai is a favourite destination for city dwellers looking to find a quick escape. you'll find spectacular waterfalls, river pools for swimming, hiking trails and top birdwatching venues, amazing food and a cable car. The area is also primarily inhabited by Taiwanese aboriginals, specifically the Atayal tribe, and is a great place to learn more about the indigenous culture of Taiwan. Along with the downtown village area, the area around the base of the Wulai Falls (烏來瀑布), the ...
Located in Taitung Country, Sanxiantai is a beautiful location to visit, relax and for photography. It is surrounded by coral reefs, sea-eroader trenches, potholes, stacks, caves and wave-cut notches and other geological features. In addition it has a light beacon, that was built during the japanese colonial period. . How to get: Take a shuttle bus from taitung train station/ bus station. . A must go while visiting Taitung Country ! . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
The East Coast National Scenic Area (東部海岸國家風景區) , known as "Taiwan's last unspoiled land," stretches 170 kilometers down the east coast of the island from the mouth of the Hualien River in the north to Xiaoyeliu (Little Yehliu) in the south. To the east it is bounded by the Pacific Ocean; to the west rises the Coastal Mountain Range. The land here consists of volcanic rock, classic rock from deep beneath the sea, and shale that has been pushed upward- and is still being pushed upward- by tectonic action. . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
Zhiben National Park Located in Taitung Country. This forest recreation area is rich in natural scenery including hot springs, waterfalls, many-rooted banyan trees, tropical forests and the amazing Zhiben River. . How to get there: Take the TRA train to Zhiben Station or from TRA Taitung Station take a Dingdong Bus to Neiwenquan . Taken by #mavicair . #taiwan
South Bay (南灣遊憩區) is a beautiul beach located in Kenting. The white sands and turquoise water make it a great beach to relax and get into the water. South Bay is the longest bay with a plain slop along the coast making it a perfect place for water activities. In addition, the beach has car parking, showers and full of resturants. . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
Little Bali Beach (小巴厘島岩) is a hidden lagoon in Kenting. The coral reef separates the lagoon from the ocean, creating several deep pools and two small shell beaches. It's a perfect place for swimming and snorkeling, or just enjoying the stunning view. There is no car parking there, so you should park along the road. From the road it will take around 2-3 min walk to reach the beach. . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
Dong'ao Bay stretches from Wuyianjiao in the north to Wushibi in the south, with the curved land embracing a patch of deep blue sea. Beaches and black reefs make up the beautiful bay, a wonderful place to get lost to the sound of crashing waves. . A must visit in Taiwan ! . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
Located in Hualien Country, Danongdafu Forest Park covers an area of vast, about 1,250 hectares, boasting mesmerizing sceneries and recreation features. . Nestled between the Coastal and Central Mountain Ranges, the views here are breathtaking and the high grass teems with birdlife. . Perfect Location for sport acitivites, family activities, Photography and for some quiet. . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
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Route 9丁 (台9丁線) from Yilan to Hualien is one of World's most scenic routes. . Have you driven to this route yet? . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
Shifen Waterfall or known as the Niagara of Taiwan is, a 40 metre tall waterfall that creates a rainbow as it splashes into the lake, widely regarded as the most scenic in all of Taiwan. . The waterfall is located 30 minutes away from Shifen Old Streets by walking along either side of the tracks in the northeast direction. . Shifen Old Street, Shifen Waterfall and Jiufen can combine together for a great day trip outside Taipei. . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il
Located at the 108 km point of the Suhua Highway, Nanfang'ao Observation Deck offering a wonderful panoramic view over Yilan Country. The view from the observation deck is magnificent, offering a spectacular bird eye view over Nanfang'ao Fishing Harbor 南方澳渔港, Neipi Fishing Harbor 内埤渔港, Su-ao Fishing Harbor, Neipi Beach 内埤海滩 and Tofu Cape 豆腐岬. . Guishan Island and Bijiashan are visible too at a sunny day . #taiwan#theheartofasia taiwan.org.il facebook.com/taiwan.org.il