Sun Moon Lake 2 Day / 1 Night

Single (Deluxe) from AUD $420.00

Twin (Superior)from AUD $315.00

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Tour Description

Day 1 -This morning you will meet your guide in the hotel foyer and embark on the drive to Puli. Located in the centre of Taiwan and with an elevation of between 380~700 meters, Puli is a basin surrounded by rising & falling mountains, hills and farmland. The most famous tourist spots include the Puli Brewery Factory, Guangxing(Guangshing) paper Manufactory, and the Chung Tai Chan Monastery and its special products (fine food) are wild rice stems, passion fruit, red sugar canes, rice-noodles, and Shaoxing wine. Continue onto to Sun Moon Lake, located in the middle of Taiwan, with an elevation of 748 meters above sea level, is the only natural big lake in Taiwan. The southern part of Lalu Island is shaped like a new moon, and the northern part is shaped like a sun; hence the name Sun Moon Lake. The most famous sights around Sun Moon Lake are the Itashao, Lalu Island, the Xuanzang Temple, the Ci-en Pagoda, and the Wenwu Temple and so on. The natural forests bordering these roads are good places for bird watching. There are a lot of birds that live on the mid-elevation, such as the Grey-cheeked Fulvetta, Grap-throated Minivet, Formosan Yuhina, Gray Tree Pie, Bamboo Partridge, Chinese Bulbul, Muller’s Barbet, and the Black Bulbul. Colonies of Black-crowned Night herons and Egretta garzettas , and birds such as the common kingfisher and the Green-winged Teal can be seen at the Dazhuhu water reservation, situated around the water gate. Besides these birds, fish, insects and wild vegetables are flourishing. Wenwu Temple is located at the shoulder of mountain on the north of Sun Moon Lake and was built in 1938. People worried the water of Sun Moon Lake might cover Longfeng Temple and Ihuatang of Shuishotsun. The Wenwu Temple is 2 (Longfeng Temple and Ihuatang) in 1. It was rebuilt in 1969. People pray the Civil Saint of Confucius, the Military Saint of Guangong, and the established God of two temples at the Wenwu Temple. The temple is popular among students.

Day 2 –┬áThis morning you will leave the lake behind and embark on the journey to Lukang. This street is made up of the curved, red-tiled lanes of today’s Putou, Yaolin, and Dayou streets. Both sides of the streets are lined with newly renovated old-style shop buildings that feature intensely interesting internal room layouts and old-style exteriors., and here you can feel some of the atmosphere of old Lugang. In the early afternoon you will transfer by bus back to Taipei. (B)

Tour Inclusions:

  • Return transport from Taipei
  • Local english speaking guide
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits
  • Meals as described as per itinerary