Yilan is surrounded by mountains facing the Pacific Ocean, it is located in the northeast of Taiwan. With an average temperature of 22 degrees Celsius, Yilan is definitely one of the places to visit for your Taiwan Travel. Since the world’s 5th longest tunnel (12.9kms), Hsueh-shan Tunnel opened in 2007, travel time from Taipei to Yilan has shortened from four hours to one and a half hours, this also attracts more and more tourists from Taipei City. With reduced driving time, travelers may have extra time to visit more attractions including Cilan Forest Recreation Area, Cueifong Lake, Dongshan River Water Park, Jiaosi Hot Spring, and Luodong Night Market. One worth mentioning is the Suao Cold Spring, which is a rare phenomenon that only remains in two places in the world which are Taiwan’s Yilan and Italy. So make sure you don’t miss out on what Yilan has to offer for your ultimate Yilan Travel!
Splendid landscape has enriched the pure beauty of nature in Hualien. Tourism resources such as Taroko National Park, East Coast National Scenic Area, East Rift Valley Scenic Area and Yushan National Park are the four main highlights (from north to south).
Xiuguluan River is famous for white water rafting. Surrounded by mountains, turquoise Liyu Lake, ecological Fuyuan National Forest Recreation Area and aromatic WuHe Plateau Tea Plantation are places you shouldn’t miss. Ruisui, HongYe and Antong hot springs are ready to cleanse and reenergize you.
Taitung has high mountains, a rift valley, and ocean; here you can wander through a borderless natural classroom, forget your troubles and fully experience all this beautiful land has to offer, enjoying the pleasure of slow living.
Taitung has the ocean in front and high mountains at its rear, which give it rich ecological and agricultural produce variety. The mountains are pristine, the water pure and the rice good quality; other agricultural products of which the county is rightly proud are tea, golden day lily, sugar apple, shaved fish and sailfish, their purity, naturalness and taste the pride of Taitung.