HALF DAY EXCURSIONS

 

 (Please indicate Tour Code when booking a Tour) 

 

TAIWAN CITY TOUR (3 HOURS)

TOUR CODE: ET-HA  

Pick up at AM (08:00-9:00) or PM (13:00-14:00) from HOTEL LOBBY

3-hour tour with an option of morning or afternoon excursion. This half day city tour of Taipei will pass by the Presidential Building, with stops at

Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall- (also known as the National Taiwan Democracy Memorial Hall) impressive monument to the late President Chiang containing 25 hectares of landscaped gardens, graceful pavilions and ponds.

Martyrs’ Shrine – dedicated to the fallen heroes of China’s wars with an hourly changing of the guard ceremony.

Traditional TaiwaneseTemple– one of the many temples in Taiwan city which displays the meticulous and intricate designs of these religious centers.

National Palace Museum – houses the world’s largest collection of Chinese art treasure. This 620 000 piece collection is too large to be displayed at one time, so while popular pieces remain on permanent display, other items are rotated regularly making each visit unique.

Handicraft Center– One stop shopping place for Taiwanese gifts, jewelry, art, furniture.

 

 

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2013 to 30-Sep-2014

 

Code

Description

Adult

Child (2-12Yrs)

ET-HA

Taipei City Tour ( 3 hours )

$80

$55

 

 

 

 WULAI ABORIGINAL VILLAGE (4 HOURS)

TOUR CODE: ET-HB 

Pick up at PM (13:00-14:00) from HOTEL LOBBY

 A 4 hour afternoon tour which travels to the rural town of Wulai. The tour will drive along scenic mountain roads and pass by Swallow Lake on its way to an authentic aborigine village. This is where you will experience a unique push-car ride to the top of a deep ravine and be able to witness aboriginal tribesmen and a traditional Aborigine folk dance. The tour will also contain stops at Wulai Waterfall and Cheftain Status.

 

 

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2013 to 30-Sep-2014

 

Code

Description

Adult

Child (2-12Yrs)

ET-HB

WulaiAboriginal Village( 4 hours )

$90

$65

 

 

 

TAIPEI NIGHT TOUR (3 HOURS)

TOUR CODE: ET-HC  

Pick up at PM (18:00-18:30) from HOTEL LOBBY

This 4 hour evening tour starts with a Mongolian Bar-B-Q dinner at a popular downtown restaurant letting you cook a variety of meat and vegetables on a huge charcoal grill. Its next stop will be at Lungshan (also known as Dragon Mountain) Temple, one of the oldest and most famous displaying Taiwan’s finest temple architecture. Close by is the Hwahsi Night Market and then finally onto the Taipei 101, the first building in the world to break the half-kilometer mark in heightstanding at 509.2 meters (does NOT include entrance fee to 101 observatory deck)

 

  

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2013 to 30-Sep-2014

 

Code

Description

Adult

Child (2-12Yrs)

ET-HC

Taipei Night Tour ( 3 hours )

$90

$65

 

Exclude entrance ticket to Taipei101 Observatory

 

 

NORTHERN COAST TOUR (4 HOURS)

TOUR CODE: ET-HD 

Pick up at AM (08:00-9:00) from HOTEL LOBBY

This tour first stops at Keelung City, one of Taiwan’s international seaports and transportation hubs where you will view the huge statue of the Goddess of Mercy and panoramic views of Keelung Harbour. Next you move onto Yehliu Park,to witness the town’s famous natural rock formations created by erosion and natural forces into an amazing array of artistic shapes. Of all the rocks, the Queen’s Head is deemed the most famous one.

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2013 to 30-Sep-2014

 

Code

Description

Adult

Child (2-12Yrs)

ET-HD

Northern Coast Tour ( 4 hours )

$85

$60

 

 

 

FOLK ARTS TOUR (4 HOURS)

TOUR CODE: ET-HE 

Pick up at PM (13:00-14:00) from HOTEL LOBBY

The tour begins by taking you to the town ofSanhsia and Tsushih (Divine Ancestor) Temple, which was built in honor of Sung Dynasty loyalist, Cheng Chao Ying. After the end of World War II, the temple was left in ruins and has undergone a meticulous restoration project for some 40 years. The temple is known for its intricately carved stone and bronze columns and statues, carved stone lions, and exquisite camphor wood carvings. You will also be stopping at the Old Street inSanhsia. A short trip will take you to the lush countryside of Yingko, where hand-painted replicas of elegant Ming and Ching vases are produced. In this small town you will visit Yingko’sPottery Factory &Showroom and thePottery Street in Yingko, selling everything from earthenware tea sets to delicate statues.

 

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2013 to 30-Sep-2014

 

Code

Description

Adult

Child (2-12Yrs)

ET-HE

Folk Arts Tour ( 4 hours )

$85

$60

 

 

 

YANGMINGSHAN NATIONAL PARK & HOT SPRINGS TOUR (4 HOURS)

TOUR CODE: ET-HF

Pick up at PM (13:00-14:00) from HOTEL LOBBY

This tour takes you to Yangmingshan National Park, where the mountainous area of this town is famous for its beautiful scenery with traces of volcanic activity and abundance of natural resources. You will next move onto the Tatun Mountain Range which has the largest density of hot springs in Taiwan. Experiencing a hot-spring bath with beautiful mountain views can help to relive and alleviate muscle pains, nervousness and other ailments.

 

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2013 to 30-Sep-2014

 

Code

Description

Adult

Child (2-12Yrs)

ET-HF

Yangmingshan National Park & Hot-Spring Tour ( 4 hours )

$90

$65

 

 

 

CHIUFEN VILLAGE & NORTH EAST COAST TOUR (4 HOURS)

TOUR CODE: ET-HG

 Pick up at PM (13:00-13:30) from HOTEL LOBBY

This afternoon tour takes you on an excursion to Chiufen Village, once the center for gold mining in Taiwan, even though the gold is now gone, this quaint village continues to offer enchanting scenery and fascinating glimpses into traditional Taiwanese lifestyle. You will also pass by Chinkuashih Villageon the way to stop and view the Northeast Coast National Scenic Area, noted for its numerous capes and bays backed by green mountains. Here you will witness Pitou Cape, Nanya RockFormations,and the Bay of Two Colors.

 

 

All prices are per person

Valid from 01-Apr-2013 to 30-Sep-2014

 

Code

Description

Adult

Child (2-12Yrs)

ET-HG

Chiufen Village Tour ( 4 hours )

$85

$60

A:Available - This tour is available for booking.
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All prices are per person.
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