Surrounded by the nature and mountains, Taitung is a tranquil and lovely county that worth for your visit in Taiwan. However, one of the best ways to explore Taitung is by renting a motorbike or car to explore around. Each turn worths for a magnificent and breathtaking scenery, not to forget to catch the romantic sunrise too, as Taitung is the first place in Taiwan to welcome the first ray of sunshine!
Thus, here are the Top 10 must visit places that I recommend in Taitung:
1.DUOLIANG STATION | 多良火车站
Duoliang Station (多良火车站) was officially known as the most beautiful train station in Taiwan due to the strategic location overlook the spectacular and breathtaking landscape view of the Pacific Ocean. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Duoliang Station (多良火车站).
2.ZHIBEN HOTSPRING ZHONGYI TANG TEMPLE | 知本温泉忠义堂
Zhiben (知本) hot springs are well known tourist destination for both international and local tourists to seek for an authentic eastern hot springs experience in Taiwan. Zhiben Hotspring Zhongyi Tang Temple (知本溫泉忠義堂) offers a free hot spring spa experience to the visitors and donations upon the entry will be much more appreciated. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Zhiben Hotspring Zhongyi Tang Temple (知本溫泉忠義堂).
3.LUYE HIGHLAND | 鹿野高台
Every summer, you may impress by the fantastic and incredible colourful hot air balloon along Luye Highland (鹿野高台). Remember not to miss out their famous International Hot Air Balloon Festival too which takes place annually in Taitung. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Luye Highland (鹿野高台).
4.CHISHANG BROWN AVENUE | 伯朗大道
Brown Avenue (伯朗大道) is a lovely and picturesque little town that enables visitors to explore and cycle around the 2.2km long straight road in Chishang (池上). It is a renowned green rice paddy field bordered by the mountains of the Eastern Rift Valley at the eastern coast of Taiwan. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Brown Avenue (伯朗大道).
5.WUTAO CHISHANG FANBAO MUSEUM | 悟饕池上饭包文化故事馆
Wutao Chishang Fanbao Museum (悟饕池上饭包文化故事馆) was opened in the year of 2002 as one of the museum to exhibit the history and information of Chishang bento. Wutao Chishang Fanbao Museum (悟饕池上饭包文化故事馆) also has an unique interior and exterior design in order to attract more visitors to visit the musuem too. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Wutao Chishang Fanbao Museum (悟饕池上饭包文化故事馆).
6.LISONG NATURE HOTSPRING | 栗松野溪温泉
Li Song Nature Hot Spring (栗松野溪温泉) is an amazing and wonderful nature creation hotspring that located secretly in the deep mountains of Taitung. Li Song Nature Hot Spring (栗松野溪温泉) also is a well known river based hot spring that surrounded by stalactite steles comprised of calcium carbonate and natural landscapes. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Li Song Nature Hot Spring (栗松野溪温泉).
7.CHENGGONG FLOWER FIELD | 成功花海
Located in Taitung’s Chenggong Township east of Taiwan, Chenggong Flower Field (成功花海) features a myriad of bloom throughout all season and you may spot in season flowers that paint the flower field like a rainbow too. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Chenggong Flower Field (成功花海).
8.SANXIANTAI | 三仙台
Sanxiantai (三仙台) is a renowned scenic spots in East Coast Taiwan, where it is a vital place for the study of coastal plant ecology. Moreover, Sanxiantai (三仙台) has an area of 22 hectares with its highest point reaching 77m above sea level and it also has a unique landform which created by the coastal erosion. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Sanxiantai (三仙台).
9.WUSHIBI | 乌石鼻
Wushibi (乌石鼻) which located at the south of Changpin Township is a dark rocky cape and popular fishing spot that sticking out of the ocean, stretches out into the ocean of Ningpu Village. It is renowned for being the largest volcanic rock column in Taiwan and consists the products of volcanic activity and lava eruptions. Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Wushibi (乌石鼻).
10.WATER RUNNING UPWARD | 水往上流
Water Running Upward (水往上流) is a unique slope along the roadside, a narrow ditch that lies next to the stone and water is running upward against the gravity. This irrigation ditch is only 1.8km away from Dulan violates and many visitors were attracted by this marvel and spectacular geographical wonder Water Running Upward (水往上流). Wish to read more? Click HERE to find out more about Water Running Upward (水往上流).