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!
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Yilan Green Expo
The green expo is held annually since year 2000 to promote environmental protection of green lifestyle and their combinations with local customs. The event usually begins around March to May. The Green Expo organizes a variety of theme activities and playground zones suitable for parents and children to enjoy, and provides excellent performances and exhibitions of a wide variety.
Yilan International Children’s Folklore & Folkgame Festival
Yilan International Children’s Folklore and Folkgame Festival is one of the representative events of UNESCO’s International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts (CIOFF). The Children’s Folklore and Folkgame Festival combines multiple forms of performances, exhibitions, and games. It is a festival for families to spend quality time.