About Sun Moon Lake PLUS
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Mountain & Forest Tourism
High mountains and forests are the core tourism DNA of the Sun Moon Lake PLUS. The rich mountain and forest resources create a variety of experiential activities. There are 38 marvelous, dangerous, steep and beautiful mountains in the area listed among the 100 mountains to hike in Taiwan.
There are three theme parks in the Sun Moon Lake PLUS.
Sun Moon Lake PLUS which is not close to the sea, also provides four kinds of fun water recreation activities.
The Sun Moon Lake PLUS offers a variety of ecological experiences.
The Sun Moon Lake PLUS is also a sports tourism destination, offering three unique sports experience activities.
The Sun Moon Lake PLUS is rich in agricultural resources, with four of the nation's top agricultural products: tea, coffee, passionfruit and wild bamboo shoots.
There are five major indigenous groups living within the Sun Moon Lake PLUS, endowing it with the rich diversity of local indigenous culture.
Cultural & Creative Tourism
Cultural and creative tourism has become more and more diversified in the Sun Moon Lake PLUS in recent years. The first category is crafts, including pottery, bamboo art, wood art, etc. The National Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute in Caotun leads the development of these crafts.
There are 7 Taiwan Tourist Shuttle routes within the Sun Moon Lake PLUS, allowing travelers to connect directly to the main attractions from the high-speed railway stations, train stations and bus stations. There are five Taiwan Tourist Shuttle routes in Nantou, namely Sun Moon Lake, Xitou, Checheng, Qingjing, Dongpu, Changhua (Tianzhong and Ershui) (holiday service). Namely, the Qingshuiyan Line and the Chanan Express Line. For more information, please visit the website of Taiwan Tourist Shuttle.
The Sun Moon Lake PLUS has a dedicated tourism website, offering a wide selection of local activities, souvenirs, accommodations, transportation, tickets as well as the latest travel information. Products and services can be booked directly online, including thoughtfully designed thematic packages designed by many great travel agencies, providing tourists with the most hospitable services.
The Sun Moon Lake PLUS offers a wide range of high-quality accommodation options, including three well-known international tourist hotels, 123 hotels located in the mountains, lakeside, classic small towns and also 781 B&Bs. These hotels also include government approved hot spring hotels, starred hotels, Hospitable B&Bs and good food B&Bs as well as those that have been awarded the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria (GSTC), offering travelers with a plethora of options to choose from. The diverse and exquisite accommodation choices will bring you the most unique and memorable travel experiences.
The Sun Moon Lake PLUS consists of 15 towns in Nantou and Changhua, all blessed with rich agricultural resources. Each town has its own unique flavorful ingredients and cooking techniques, allowing you to taste the freshest flavors of the season.