Best Places in Taiwanposted by: Gretchen
Taiwan is not a very famous tourist destination among people from the west. It is better known for its technological advancement. It is good at manufacturing and producing electrical devices. It does not focus on developing places and spots to impress tourists. However, there are many things that you can enjoy in Taiwan because it has a large chain of mountains and coastal areas. Furthermore, living expenses, including hotel accommodations are less expensive by USA standards.
Best Destinations in Taiwan
If you want to experience Taiwan for a holiday vacation, consider visiting the following places:
Kenting National Park: It is the first national park in Taiwan. It was established in 1984 and it is divided into the north and south by the Hegchun valley plain. The park consists of a variety of animal species which include 216 types of butterflies, 310 kinds of birds, 21 kinds of freshwater fish and different species of reptiles, mammals, and amphibians. It also has endangered plants. This place is great for sea lovers because it features beautiful sea.
Dragon Mountain Temple: This temple is known as Lungshan Temple and it is one of the most renowned temples in the world due to its astounding architecture. It actually resembles that of the Sung Dynasty. This is also known as the Forbidden City in Taiwan. It is often visited by dedicated worshippers and curious tourists.
Taipei: The city center contains the National Museum of History, the Taiwan provincial Museum and Chung Cheng Memorial Hall, and the Taipei Arts Museum. It also features a tour of the Fu Hsing Dramatic Arts Academy and the City of Cathay.
Taroko National Park: It offers a large variety of animals which include 144 types of birds, 32 reptilian species, 18 known species of fish, 251 kinds of butterflies, and 30 species of mammals. It also features coastal cliffs and subtropical forested canyons.
The National Palace Museum: It features the finest collection of 4000 year old Chinese paintings and other works from the Quing, Ming, and Tang Dynasties. It also has the world’s largest collection of ancient Chinese artifacts. It’s really great for people who are interested with history and archaeology. Include this on your travel itinerary.
Are you ready to travel to explore and experience Taiwan? Pack your things now and visit the featured places above. Have fun!
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