Free one-time admission to many of Taiwan's national forest areas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Forestry Bureau will be offering Taiwanese nationals and foreigners with Alien Residence Certificates (ARC) free one-time admission to any of 12 national fore...

Taiwan Forestry Bureau to launch daily trips to five national forest recreation areas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With no second-wave spikes in Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) cases having been reported in the country, Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau announced on Wednesday (July 8) that i...

Taiwan national forest areas offer e-ticket users discounts, free parking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's national forest recreation areas are offering admission discounts and free parking to e-ticket holders, beginning on Monday (June 1) until the end of this yea...

Free admission to 13 Taiwan forest recreation areas for frontline workers May 12-17

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau announced in a press release on Friday (May 8) that admission to 13 national forest recreational areas will be free for frontline health wor...

Free admission for kids in many Taiwan national forest recreation areas over Tomb Sweeping holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau said that it will offer children under 12 free admission to 13 national forest recreation areas during the four-day Tomb Sweeping Day holida...

Tourism Bureau suggests 40 ways to enjoy Taiwan's mountains

The Tourism Bureau on Friday (Jan. 17) unveiled 40 recommended itineraries for alpine travel in Taiwan as the centerpiece of its campaign to market 2020 as the Year of Mountain Tourism. The bureau ...

Taiwan's forest recreational areas open during holidays

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National forest recreation areas will be open during the seven-day Lunar New Year holiday, Forest Bureau said in a news release on Monday (Jan. 13) — apart from some...

NE Taiwan's Taipingshan receives record-breaking 500,000th visitor of 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —The Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area received its 500,000th visitor of the year on Tuesday (Dec. 10), a new record for the area, which was opened 37 years ago, C...

Forestry Bureau to promote 30 tour packages at Taipei travel fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau will be participating in the Taipei International Travel Fair for the first time to promote its 30 one- to three-day tour packages to Taiwan...

Weekend traffic control implemented on Taiwan’s Taipingshan during beech-watching season

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Traffic control is in effect in Yilan County's Taipingshan every weekend until Nov. 17 as nature enthusiasts flock to the mountains to see the leaves of Taiwan's b...

Forest recreation areas in Taiwan offer half-price admission for Double Ten Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau said it will offer half-price admission to 13 national forest recreation areas during the four-day, Double Ten Day holiday from Oct. 10-13. ...

12 Taiwan national forest recreation areas accept EasyCard and iPASS

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Twelve of Taiwan’s national forest recreation areas will begin to accept payment of admission fees by EasyCard and iPASS on Monday (July 15), Taiwan's Forestry B...

Weekday bus services to NE Taiwan’s Taipingshan launch July 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Weekday bus services to Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area (太平山國家森林遊樂區) in Datong Township, Yilan County, will be launched on July 15, according to the Forestry B...

Opening time of Taiwan’s Taipingshan moved up to 4 a.m. during summer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The opening time of Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area (太平山國家森林遊樂區) will be moved up to 4 a.m. during the summer vacation from July 1 to August 31 to accommodate ...

NE Taiwan's Jioujhihze hot spring egg-boiling area reopens to visitors on May 21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Forestry Bureau’s Loudong Forest District Office (LFDO) will reopen Jioujhihze’s hot spring egg-boiling area (鳩之澤溫泉煮蛋區) in Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Ar...