The flower festival at the beginning of each year is exciting, especially plum Blossoms! Even if you can’t go abroad, you can still enjoy the amazing snow-white plum blossoms in Nantou. The Plum Garden in Waiping Village is already in full bloom since January 3rd. If you want to see the best plum blossoms, make sure you make a visit here!
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Nantou｜Waipingding Plum Garden
Located at Xinyi, Nantou. The Waiping Plum Garden offers a spectacular view of Plum blossoms. The entire Garden has plum groves all over 100 hectares. The plum trees in Waipingding are 40-year-old plum trees with branches and stems. The entire hillside is covered with snow, and the petals fall with the wind just like snowflakes. The best time to enjoy the flowers is about from the end of December to the beginning of January each year.
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In addition to the tranquil and peaceful surroundings, there are beautiful old houses too. For Taiwanese people, the plum blossom came to symbolize perseverance and hope, as well as beauty, purity, and the transitoriness of life.
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Address: 556, Nantou County, Xinyi Township, 太平巷31號
Contact Info : 0989-859-562
Nantou｜Wusonglun Plum Garden
At the other side of Nantou county, The Wusonglun Plum Garden is also a popular spot for plum blossoms. There are many food stalls and vendors set up under the trees. You might as well sit down to promote the economy of the locals, along with the amazing scenery around here.
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Address: 556, Nantou County, Xinyi Township, 綠美巷46號
Contact Info: (04)9279-1769
Nantou｜JiuJian Tea Factory
100% of the plum blossoms in Jiujian Tea Factory are in bloom around New Year’s Eve. The recommended time for viewing plum blossoms is around 7-8 in the morning. Delicacies and beverages are sold all around the park. , There is no charge for parking around also. The Factory has only become a tourist spot in recent years. For those who want to escape the crowd and appreciate the plum blossoms, This is a must-visit spot !
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Address: 544, Nantou County, Guoxing Township, 南港村長石巷27-2號
Opening Hours : From 2021/12/28～2022/1/8
Nantou is located in the center of Taiwan, it is the ”heart” of Taiwan. It is the only county in Taiwan that is not adjacent to the ocean. Nantou has lots of must-see tourist destination for foreign tourists and the first choice for domestic tourism. The refreshing mountains, the scenic spots, natural beauties and the food, entertainment, and accommodation are all available. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle, a day trip to Nantou is worth it !
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Puli county is at the center of Taiwan. it is a basin that surrounded by mountains, hills and farms. The most famous tourist spots include the TTL Puli winery Factory, Guang Xing Paper Mill, and Chung Tai Chan Monastery. Moreover, its has a lot of local delicacies. For example, wild rice stems, passion fruit, red sugar canes, rice-noodles, and Shaoxing wine.
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Nantou｜Sun Moon Lake
Nestled at 760 meters, this lake is famous for its clear water set against a vivid mountain backdrop. Sun Moon Lake is the largest lake in Taiwan and a popular spot for couples to take their honeymoon.
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