Dabang Village

Dabang is the biggest Tsou village of 900 meters above sea level. Most of the facilities were established here, such as the Alishan country library, 228 memorial stele, and Tsou aborigine resource center. Dabang is an agricultural village; its main crops are mountain vegetables, tea leaves and bamboo shoots.

Dabang still remain many Tsou’s traditional customs, ceremonies, and culture. Since Dabang is the biggest Tsou village, the main Tsou’s ceremonies such as the Harvest Festival and the War Festival are being held every year.

People might think that Dabang is an inconvenient village. However, due to the rise of Alishan tourism, it has become a well-organized village. There are many public services and restaurants for the visitors. Dabang not only has allure culture, but also has lots of scenic environments, such as the primitive forest, limpid rivers, and waterfall. Visitors can appreciate the beautiful view and experience Tsou people’s life.

Directions:

Drive on your own:
No. 3 National Highway (國道三號) -> exit from Zhongpu Interchange (中埔交流道) -> No. 18 Provincial Highway (台18線) -> turn left at Shizuo (石桌) -> 169 County Road (169縣道) -> Dabang (達邦)

By Bus:
Take Chiayi Bus (嘉義縣聯營公車) bound for Dabang (達邦).

Near Hotels

Ho Fong Villa Hotel

8.4 km
No.51, Zhongzheng Village, Alishan Township, Chiayi County, Taiwan
TWD2,400+

Gau Shan Ching Hotel

8.5 km
No.43, Zhongzheng Village, Alishan Township, Chiayi County, Taiwan
TWD2,200+

Near Attractions

Tefuye

YUYUPAS

Laiji

Fenchihu Old Street

Alishan Forest Recreation Area

Alishan National Scenic Area

Alishan Sacred Tree

Alishan Shoujhen Temple

Alishan Sisters Ponds