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Sun Moon Lake, Yuchi

4.2
#1 of 310 in Nature in Taiwan
Famed for its sparkling blue waters set against a mountainous backdrop, Sun Moon Lake represents Taiwan's largest body of water. Hike the surrounding trails, which lead to interesting sites like a Chinese style pagoda, Thao villages, and a grand temple. You can also take a boat tour to visit Lalu Island, which aboriginal locals consider a sacred place. Generally quiet and off the beaten path, the area around the lake comes to life during festivities, which include laser shows, concerts, and fireworks. Make Sun Moon Lake a part of your Nantou vacation plans using our Nantou sightseeing planner .
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  • A must-see when you get in Taiwan as well as a treat for yourself and family and get to know the history of Taiwan, the ancestral Aborigine Indigenous people. get to know the locals daily life and the...  more »
  • I had been looking forward to my trip to Sun Moon Lake: it was meant to be a scenic and restful holiday in the middle of a long trip. We stayed three nights and could not wait to leave. Bullet points ...  more »
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  • Although the cycling track is very famous among the people; I really don't liked it much. The track is non continuous or may be I mistook the way. Often you have to look for some random cars coming on your way. However, I liked the lake and ride on the boat
  • A beautiful lake with few hiking trails around. You can go biking or just cruising the boat around the lake. Also a good place to view cherry blossom during spring.
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