One of the most densely populated places on earth, Taiwan is also a natural wonderland with steep mountains, magnificent forests and an array of scenic attractions. Although most westerners view the island primarily as a business and high tech hub, Taiwan is rich in Chinese cultural traditions and is a leading center for Asia’s thriving entertainment industry.
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Commencing is Taiepei, Taiwan’s capital city as well as its economic and cultural centre, with a visit to Taipei 101, once the tallest building in the world, followed by a visit to the captivating Sun Moon Lake and a forest train ride to Alishan and the spectacular Taroko Gorge, Splendors of Taiwan is indeed a splendid way to discover Taiwan.
One of the most beautifully planned and easily to navigated cities in Asia, Taipei reflects sophisticated master planning with just the right patina of Asian style. Beautiful parks, deluxe shopping centers, enticing street markets, authentic restaurants and fascinating museums make this city both a world commerce center and a remarkable cultural hub.
The tour starts with a visit to Jiufen Village, which was once the Gold City of Asia and is now home to many unique teahouses. You also discover Shifen Waterfall, located in a special scenic area in Northeast Taiwan, along with a number of other natural wonders of Taiwan, while immersing completely in the local culture.
Experience why Taiwan is known as the Hidden Gem of Asia. Discover the culture, the history, the delicious food as well as the natural beauty of Taiwan. This tour highlights the best of Taiwan. Visit bustling Taipei as well as explore the natural treasures of Taiwan: Sun Moon Lake, East Coast Scenic Area and Taroko Gorge. This tour has some fun foodie experiences: Dumpling Lunch at the famous Din Tai Feng Restaurant and a cooking class featuring traditional Taiwanese food.