Enjoy informative onboard narration while comfortably seated aboard your coach during this 2-day tour from Taipei. Your sightseeing itinerary includes stops at Sun Moon Lake, Puli and Lukang, with an overnight stay that includes breakfast. See the region’s stunning temples as you learn about the local culture of this scenic region. Note: Your tour may return to Taipei by train.
Day 1: Taipei – Sun Moon LakeAfter pickup from your Taipei hotel, your guide will drive you to Puli in the county of Nantou. In your comfortable, air-conditioned tour bus, enjoy a drive through the town.
Continue to the scenic area around Sun Moon Lake. Admire the serene views of boats docked by the lake’s pier as you hear stories about various local sites like Tehua Village, the local village of aboriginal people. Make short stops at Wenwu Temple, Tse-En Pagoda and Holy Monk Shrine, among others.
In between sightseeing, your guide will make a lunch stop either in Puli or around the Sun Moon Lake area, and will give you suggestions for popular restaurants or local eateries where you can enjoy a delicious meal in the company of your fellow travelers (own expense).
Overnight: Sun Moon Lake Hotel
Day 2: Puli – Lukang (B)After breakfast, board the bus for a 1-hour (approx.) drive past small and big towns and valleys on the way to Lukang, a small urban township. Hop off the bus for a guided walking tour of the old town to visit extravagant temples like Tianhou Temple and Lung Shan Temple, both boasting a large number of halls dedicated to folk deities.
Head back to Taipei either by the tour bus or by train (included). If your guide decides to take the train back, you will be driven to the Changhua Station to board the train. Once you arrive in Taipei, your driver will meet you at the station to transfer you back to your hotel.