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 often rains but offers beautiful foggy sceneryl. 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 which attracts more and more tourists from Taipei City. With commuting time shortened, travelers now have more time to visit more attractions including Cilan Forest Recreation Area, Cueifong Lake, Dongshan River Water Park, Jiaosi Hot Spring, and Luodong Night Market. One attraction worth mentioning is the Suao Cold Spring, is a rare phenomenon that only exists in two places in the world, in Taiwan’s Yilan and Italy. So make sure you don’t miss out on what Yilan has to offer for your wonderful Yilan Travel!