By TTNews Reporter Liao, You-Sheng
TAITUNG, TAIWAN (TTNews) – Huang-Tung Flower Festival since 2007 has been extremely favored by tourists around Taiwan, which is also one of the prominent annual tourism events in the East Rift Valley Scenic Area. A vast field of flower plantation extends approximately 150 kilometers long between Hualien and Taitung, making the event quite attention-getting. Rapini, cosmos, sunflowers, zinnia and many other flowering plants will be on display throughout the entire event, turning the venue into a colorful wonderland!
As the venue of the Taitung Flower Sea runs between Guanshan and Cishang, these two townships also have a considerable number of popular tourist attractions worth a visit, offering tourists the opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking natural scenery. Travelers can first pay a visit to the venue of flower sea and take pictures of beautiful full-blown flowers and driftwood art displays. Hakka Cultural Park in Cishang Township is also an excellent place worth checking out. The park is elaborately divided into several sections, including performance hall, library, artifact display room and broadcasting studio. It is worth mentioning that visitors can also experience the fun of broadcasting news.
Speaking of Cishang, Chishang Township is famous for its lunch box. After having a square meal, people can find a cool place in the Dapo Lake Scenic Area to relax for a while and then head to Taitung City. If your physical condition is still allowed, you can challenge yourself to finish a 12km long round-the-town bike tour. Afterwards, visitors can engage in strawberry picking activities and purchase some local specialties before heading home!
Guanshan Flower Sea -> Cishang Flower Sea -> Hakka Cultural Park -> Cishang lunch box -> Dapo Lake Scenic Area -> Guanshan Waterside Park -> Luye Gaotai tea and local specialties