72-hour stop in Taitung
The most fascinating part of travel lies in the joy of every step you take. The cultural atmosphere and the scenery of offshore islands of Taitung in the summer time, accompanied by Fugang fishing boats to and from Lyudao, as well as a variety of exotic restaurants, and the simple, humanistic broad street, beckon the hearts of many visitors. The traffic disadvantages caused by the narrow-shaped terrain has created a life style and rhythm unique to the Taitung people: slow and easy.
A quick connection can start through an introduction to the history. Located at the bustling Zhonghua Road, and guarding the wishes of every visitor, Thean Hou Temple is a century-old temple from the Qing Dynasty, a visit to this temple also serves as a blessing for a safe and sound trip. Next, we will stroll over to Taitung Forest Park, which is also known as Black Forest. The 280-hectare park temps everyone to ride the wind on the bicycle path around the flowing lake. When you are tired from the bike ride, have a bowl of Old Dongtai rice noodles to energize yourself.
The Local Culture with A Two-Day Tour
Walking into the summer afternoon, buy a ferry ticket, and take a cross-sea ride with Taitung Fugang as the starting point. Slowly exploring the ocean scenery where the ocean and the sky becomes seamless, navigating into Lyudao’s Nan Liao Fishing Port. After pulling ashore, experience the ocean breeze that is typical of offshore islands, which begins a tour of Lyudao. First stop is the Human Rights Cultural Park, followed by the lighthouse. Afterwards, a visit to the Sleeping Beauty and Pekingese Dog, which is a check-in hotspot for its iconic rock formations.
Rejection against a creative typical American meal is not recommendable, even on an offshore trip like this one. Make a dinner reservation at Mr. Hot Dog, and enjoy the surprising combination of American-style island dishes. Strolling under the starry sky is a good idea. Following the local guide to start a night-time adventure of seeking sika deer, exploring the ecology and stories behind every corner of the island. Enjoy the tranquility at Xingyue House Mountain Retreat, and “Good Night!” and may you have a beautiful dream in Lyudao.
The morning call of the rushing waves, heralds a new journey. Shihlang Diving Area is home to snorkeling and exploration of the oldest microporous coral in the underwater world. Upon landing, for lunch we will continue with a South Pacific vacation style. RUDI Shisha BAR offers Thai cuisine with the theme of deer, which allows travellers to enjoy their meal while being surrounded by Sika deer — the cutest animal on Lyudao.