Travel to the picturesque country of Nantou
At the geographical heart of the country you will find the picturesque county of Nantou. Filled with rolling green hills, lush vegetation, striking mountain peaks and glittering bodies of water, many visitors come here to enjoy the peace and tranquility of the area. Nantou county is the only county in Taiwan that does not enjoy a stretch of coastline but this does not mean it is lacking in anyway. Many of the sights here are far more beautiful than anything you will see along the coast.
The capital of Nantou County is Nantou city, however the county has a number of interesting towns to visit - especially if you want to get a feel for rural life in Taiwan or if you are looking for some lovely handcrafted items. The accommodation varies from glittering and beautiful Taiwanese palaces to more traditional Taiwanese lodges. What's more, the county has an abundance of natural beauty which means its an excellent place to go sightseeing. Forested mountains, clear streams and large lakes will take your breath away.
Some of the top attractions in Nantou are the Sun Moon Lake, the Sunglungyen Waterfall and the Hehuan Mountain. The lake is surrounded by numerous walking trails which are a great way to get closer to nature. All attractions are well developed to cater for tourists without taking away from the beauty of the place or destroying the natural surrounds. Make sure that you book your accommodation at Nantou now to make sure that you don't miss out on this little piece of paradise.