Discover the vibrant atmosphere of Taitung
Located on the Beinan River delta at the southern tip of the rift valley, Taitung City is quite a popular tourist attraction. The reason for this has more to do with the fact that it offers transportation to no only the rest of Taiwan but also to Green Island and Orchid Island. The fact is that Taitung is set in a beautiful, scenic part of the Taiwan and that is has a lot of great attractions to see.
Many people can spend a whole week in Taitung and never get a chance to see absolutely everything. So if you are planning to spend a few days of your vacation here, it is advisable that you decide in advance what you would like to see. You will be able to choose from a wide variety of attractions, such as protected natural parks, farms, beaches, islands, caves, villages and hot springs.
If you enjoy exploring other cultures and landscapes, we highly recommend the East Coast National Scenic Area. The site features 170 km of unspoilt land including mountains, waterfalls, forests and valleys. It is also home to the Amis aboriginal tribe and several of their small villages are scattered through the area. Nature lovers will likely enjoy the Jhihben Forest Park where they can enjoy picnics and walks as well as a wide variety of bird and plant life. The Jhihben Hot Springs are not far away and are a great way to relax. History buffs will likely find the Beinan Culture Park fascinating. The park is centered around the largest prehistoric settlement ever found in Taiwan and is very informative. As far as beaches go, Green Island and Orchid Island are a must see. The Shanyuan Swimming Beach is great for swimming and other water activities.
There really are many other great attractions to be enjoyed both in Taitung city and the surrounding areas of Taitung country. Book your flight to Taitung now to make sure that you don't miss out!