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Taiwan Travel News:
Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival starts April 20
Updated March, 7, 2017
Guanyin Pavilion Leisure Park photo by Hotel Ever Spring Penghu
Since 2003, the Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival has been held annually and has become one of the biggest summer events of Taiwan. The 2017 Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival will take place from April 20 to June 22.In addition to the magnificent fireworks show on every Monday and Thursday within the event period, there will be famous Taiwan singers and performing groups, markets, and events that show the unique lifestyle of the locals. You can find local agricultural and fishery products, creative handicrafts, exotic food and many other incredible stalls at the market. Come and explore the local Penghu life with wonderful food, great music and fascinating fireworks!
Penghu is a must-visit island of Taiwan, which has been approved as a member of the Most Beautiful Bays in the World Club in 2012. The island offers not only one of the best beaches but also picturesque natural spots and tourist attractions including Twin Hearts Stone Weir, Penghu Aquarium, Chihkan Marine Park, Whale Cave, Erkan Traditional Village, Tianhou Temple, and Penghu National Scenic Area. Visit these amazing places during the Ocean Fireworks Festival period makes it an even more worthy trip.
Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival photo by Vivien Hsu
As some Taiwan Public Holidays are within the event period such as the Labor’s Day, the Mother’s Day, and the Dragon Boat Festival, accommodation will be in great demand during the season. It is best to plan your trip and book hotels early to guarantee the rooms.
For Penghu accommodation, TravelKing recommends Hotel Ever Spring Penghu! Excellent location at downtown Magong City, Penghu, Hotel Ever Spring Penghu is close to the event venue and other must-visit sites including Magong Old Wall, Shuncheng Gate, Matsu Temple, Four-eyed well, as well as some popular local shops for some souvenir shopping. Book the hotel now and enjoy 10% off for 2 or more nights.
Hotel Ever Spring Penghu photo provided by hotel
【Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival】Event Info:
◎ Date: 2017/4/20(Thu)-6/22(Thu), every Monday and Thursday
(Saturday: 4/29 at Wangan, 5/6 at Jibei, and 5/13 at Guanyin Pavilion Leisure Park
◎ Location: Magong Guanyin Pavilion Leisure Park, Wangan Green Turtle Tourism and Conservation Center, Qimei, Baisha North Sea Visitor Center, Jibei Island
◎ Hours: Monday and Thursday, 20:00-21:15
◎ Firework: Monday and Thursday, 21:00-21:15/ Wangan, Qimei, and Jibei 19:30
◎ Opening Date: 2016/4/20(Thu)
◎ Opening Hour: 19:30-21:20
◎ Opening Firework: 21:00-21:20
For more Penghu Ocean Fireworks Festival information, visit TravelKing Penghu Travel.