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...

Check in at NE Taiwan’s Jioujhihze on Facebook and enjoy free hot spring

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Visitors who come to Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area (太平山國家森林遊樂區) on May 20 will have a cheerful surprise because they can enjoy Jioujhihze Hot Spring (鳩之澤溫泉) ...

Enjoy dreamy, red maple leaves at Taipingshan Villa in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The central stairway of Taipingshan Villa (太平山莊) is a dreamy place in northeastern Taiwan from now until Summer as during this time the special maple trees flanking the stairway ...

Taiwan's Forest Bureau lets kids under 12 in free to recreation areas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- If you haven’t decided where to go yet to spend the upcoming four-day Tomb-Sweeping holiday, you might want to consider one of 13 designated national forest recreation ar...

Opening hours of Taiwan's national forest recreation areas during LNY

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau on Tuesday gave a heads-up on the opening hours of all the country’s national forest recreation areas during the nine-day Lunar New Ye...

12 Taiwan national forest recreation areas accept mobile payments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Twelve national forest recreation areas in Taiwan have adapted themselves to accepting mobile payment, which has become a trending payment in recent years, according to a ...

Weekend traffic control in effect on Taiwan’s Taipingshan during beech watching season

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Traffic control will be in effect on Taipingshan every Saturday and Sunday from now until Nov. 11 as nature enthusiasts flock to the mountains to watch the Taiwan beech tree...

Taiwan's Forestry Bureau offers half price admission to 13 national forest recreation areas on Double Ten Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau said in a news release on Tuesday that it will offer half price admission to 13 national forest recreation areas on Double Ten Day to celebrat...

‘Bong Bong’ tourist train on Mt. Taiping in NE Taiwan to resume service after 6 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The once very popular Bong Bong tourist train on Mt. Taiping in northeast Taiwan will resume service on the morning of Sept. 19 (Wednesday), and half price train tickets will be ...