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Tours in Taitung

Aboriginal FestivalsAboriginal Festivals

Eastern Taiwan is the home of many aborigines. Travelers may join the different vivid festivals of the tribes to enjoy a colorful Taitung travel.

Yamis (Dawu) Flying Fish Festival (Mid-March)
Bunun Hunting Festival (Mid-March to April)
Yamis (Dawu) Boat Festival (the ceremony when a new boat is built)
The Harvest Festival (July – August)

Each year during this period of time, the aboriginals would hold their harvest festivals. Among these vivid harvest festivals, the most famous ones are the harvest festivals of Amis and Rukai.

Whale Watching Whale Watching

Hualien-Taitung coast has always been flavored by both local and international travelers. In the deep blue sea, the area is renowned for diverse water activities, and whale watching is the most popular. Benefited from the cross point of cool current and black tide, the offshore area of Chenggong is a ground for rich marine ecology as well as swarms of whales. The best season for whale watching in Taitung is from May through October each year. Travelers may experience an extraordinary whale watching experience at Xingang Port or Fugang Port.

rape flowers

Flower Blossoms – Daylilies

Every year from July through October, travelers may find beautiful sceneries of daylilies. Daylilies are commonly known as the Golden-needled flowers for having stems colored in gold. These beautiful flowers have a very short period of blooming, a day only. TDuring the period of daylily blossoms, visitors may find many hills and places covered by daylilies forming picturesque views. 7 pavilion can be found in the names of daylily on Mt. Lioushihshih offering excellent viewing spots.

The stems of daylilies are edible with a musky-sweet and a little earthy taste and a great selection of daylily dishes are served for all travelers to experience the special tastes of the flower. Travelers may find daylilies along Taiwan Provincial Highway no. 9 (valley route) or Provincial Highway no. 11 (coastal route). In addition, rape flowers and cosmos can also be found along the way.

Jhihben Hot Spring

Discover Taitung- Tour Plans

2D1N Taitung Tour
Day 1: Taitung Railway Station/Taitung Airport → Basian Cave→ Shihyusan (Stone Umbrella) → Sansientai → Taiyuan Valley → Jhihben Hot Spring → Hotel Check-In

Day 2: National Jhihben Forest Recreation Area→ Taitung Forest Park→ Home Sweet Home

3D2N Taitung Green Island TourDay 1: Taitung Railway Station/Taitung Airport→ Donghe Bridge Scenic Area → Water Running Up→ Taitung Forest Park
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Jhihben Hot SpringHot Springs

The eastern part of Taiwan does not only offers beautiful natural sceneries but also rich in hot spring resources where travelers by relax and unwind through a hot spring bath. The best known hot springs in Taitung are Hongye, Jhihben, Wulu, and Jhaorih Hot Spring in Green Island. Among these wonderful hot springs, Jhihben and Jhaorih Hot Spring are the most flavored. The hot spring water of Jhihben is odorless and colorless with a temperature up to 100 degrees Celsius and well-developed hot spring accommodations, and Jhaorih Hot Spring on Green Island for one of the 3 underwater hot springs in the world.

Taitung Attractions

Chishang Huanzhen Bicycle Path
Chishang Huanzhen Bicycle Path

Situated in Taitung, Chishang Huanzhen Bicycle Path is on the east of Provincial...

Guanshan Goddess Temple
Guanshan Goddess Temple

The Guanshan Goddess Temple is situated on Zhonghua Road, acting as the most imp...

Bilu Hot Spring
Bilu Hot Spring

Situated within the natural reserve of Dawu Mountain, the Bilu Hot Spring is the...

Sanxiantai (Terrace of the Three Immortals)
Sanxiantai (Terrace of the Three Immortals)

Located about 3km northeast of Chenggong Town in Taitung County, Taiwan, Sanxian...

Jhihben Hot Spring
Jhihben Hot Spring

Just a few minutes driving distance away from Taitung City in Beinan Town of sou...

Luye Gaotai
Luye Gaotai

Luye Gaotai is located in the mesmerizing East Rift Valley Scenic Area, filled b...

Green Island
Green Island

East of Taitung County and 18 nautical miles offshore, Green Island is a 15,034 ...

Chu Lu Ranch
Chu Lu Ranch

Located about 18 kilometers away from downtown Taitung City in Beinan Town of Ta...