24 hours of fun in Taitung:
A day trip which brings you close to nature.
Like praise from Mother Earth, the abundant mountain and sea resources are the most precious natural treasures in Taitung. Cloaked between opposing mountain ranges is the beautiful Huadong east rift valley and on the eastern side of the coastal mountain range reaches the azure Pacific. These are definitely the most lasting memories for every visitor to Taitung. Set aside a day to let your mind and body relax by immersing yourself in the sea breeze. Or travel into the mountains for a breath of fresh air and visit a tribal village to explore the source of indigenous culture at the same time. You’ll be able to pick up some unique handmade souvenirs. Then head into the city for a taste of city life accompanied by the nightscape for an experience you’ll cherish deeply.
48 hours of getting to know Taitung:
A 2-day trip to find the spirit of the land
When anyone mentions Taitung, the rich natural landscape and culture will immediately pop into your head. If you hope to build a deeper connection to the purity and beauty of the land, be sure to not miss a cultural tour. From the Tianhou (Mazu) Temple to the National Prehistoric Museum, take a walk in the shoes of all the predecessors that came before you. Take some time to visit a cultural workshop and though you own hands-on DIY experience and build a connection to the spirit of the indigenous tribal village. So set aside some time for your next trip!
72 hours sojourn in Taitung:
A slow, three-day tour of Taitung from the land to the sea
Take a walk around the most romantic region of Taiwan. In the summer, be sure to check out Green Island with a trip on the Fugang fishing boat. Enjoy exotic seafood and or stroll down the street for a touch of the vibrant life of Green Island. Fun is hidden at every attraction around the city. It’s worth it to slow down the speed of your life and step to the rhythms of freedom. Develop a deep connection to the land of Taitung while exploring the island and the mountains of the east coast. Have some fun in Taitung!
Triathlons held in Taitung feature a variety of running trails with scenic surroundings. While enjoying the main athletic event, you can also enjoy the natural environment of eastern Taiwan, the beautiful Pacific Ocean, and the gorgeous, high Coastal Mountain Range and the Central Mountain Range at the same time. Whether you are just getting started or an experienced Iron Man, come to Taitung for the next challenge!
The East Coast Taiwan Railway consists of the North-Link Railway and the South-Link Railway, passing through the East Rift Valley and Taitung to the south of Taiwan. Trains run along the coast with the high mountains on one side and the deep blue sea on the other. Traveling these lines gives you the chance to experience the stunning beauty of Taiwan.
Public bus services take travelers to Taitung’s attractions based on the best routes. Riding the bus is an environment-friendly way to explore Taitung.
Taiwan is a country where cars drive on the right-hand side of the road. Driving in Taitung is easy and convenient. If you like to drive, driving is one of the most convenient ways to explore the city.
Taitung has a domestic airport. Generally, there are 10 total flights per day from Taipei to Taitung. The average flight time is about 50 minutes.
The most economical way to get to Green Island is taking a ferry and it takes fifty-minute to an hour. If you are prone to sea sickness, it might be better to go by airplane, which only takes 15 minutes.