Lan An Cultural Centre

Eastern Taiwan & Taroko National Park

This cultural foundation has a museum-like section with costumed mannequins and, in the yard, an example of a Tao underground house. You can generally catch a glimpse without joining a full tour.

Guides don't speak English. It's near the southern end of the airport runway, west of Yuren (Iratay) village.

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