Welcome to Western Taiwan


Keen on the outdoors? Head to Yushan National Park to climb the highest peak in Northeast Asia; if you continue down the back-route trails you’ll be in total wilderness for days at a time. Alternatively, feel the breeze in your hair and the mud between your toes at Gaomei Wetlands. For a glimpse of indigenous traditions, spend the night at one of the firefly-lit villages in the Alishan Range.

Fancy a taste of Taiwanese nostalgia? Look no further than the Japanese-era railway legacy in Alishan and Chiayi, or Lukang's quaint red-tiled streets, all of which provide inspiring examples of the Taiwan of yore.


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$459 Day Trips & Excursions

Nantou Walking On Sky Ladder Day Tour from Taichung

You will be picked up at your hotel in Taichung City or Taichung Station (TRA or HSR) at 9am and proceed to Nantou for this exciting full-day tour.In order to make tourists easier to reach Taiji Canyon, Taiwanese government built a sky ladder suspension bridge, Zhushan Sky Ladder, on 2 precipices crossing a river. Zhushan Sky Ladder used to be one of the only 2 suspension bridges with ladder in the world. The length is 136 meters with 208 steps and the difference of height is around 20 meters.From the entrance to Taiji Canyon, you walk through bamboo forest, climb thousands stairs, crouch through hole in the rock, cross Earth God Temple, and you will reach Green Dragon Waterfall. The water from the waterfall flows across Taiji Canyon. There are many waterfalls on the giant rock along the canyon. One of these looks really like a human face, with eyebrows, nose, cheek, and even with tears. When the tour ends, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Taichung City or Taichung Main Station.Attractions you will visit: • Taiji Canyon • Zhushan Sky Ladder • Earth God Temple • Green Dragon WaterfallCome to Nantou to get back to nature, and leave feeling rejuvenated!

$140 Cultural & Theme Tours

Keelung Midnight Fish Market Adventures

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kanzaiding Fish Market, Ren'ai District, KeelungMidnight fish aunctionDuration: 30 minutes

$90 Cultural & Theme Tours

Keelung Cultural Adventure

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Keelung Maritime Plaza, Zhongshan District, KeelungCheng Huang TempleDuration: 20 minutes

$130 Day Trips & Excursions

Night Market Food Tour in Keelung

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Keelung Miaokou Night Market, Ren'ai District, KeelungSampling tasty street foods Duration: 20 minutes

$52.95 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Taiwan - Traditional Taiwanese Home Dinner

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStart in JuneWhere will we meetWe will meet at MRT Xindian Station and from there the experience will start.Example menuThis is what our dinner could look like.Feel free to personalize this offer with Lynton.First courseHome made steamed bread with tofu sauceSecond coursePan-fried chicken paired with various seasonal vegetables, sweet potato slices and freshly steamed Jasmin riceThird courseHome-brewed coffee with local chocolatesDuration: 3 hoursLocation: MRT Beimen Station (Taipei Railway Department), Datong, Taipei

$20 Tours & Sightseeing

Taoyuan Old Town Night Tour

We will take you back to Qing, Japanese colonial period, before and after WWII and present, to spiritual temple of Taoyuan built in Qing Dynasty, the location where prince from Japan royal family stayed in 1895, passing through one of the four remaining legal brothels in Taiwan in red light district, seeing those amazing old houses hidden behind billboards and signs and tasting home-made maltose from the shop run for 5 generations!Take you to all the spots you need to know in old town Taoyuan, to see and discover the hidden beauty with night light healing a city so riddled with sheet metals and buildings.