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Taichung - Nantou - Sky Walking

Although Nantou is a less obvious tourist destination, it is a pleasant surprise to many of its visitors. With its tranquil closeness to nature, people always find there is more to do than imagine...

  • Taichung
  • 1 day / 9 hrs
  • Private Mandarin/English-speaking guide/driver
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Daan Sea of Bamboo (大鞍竹海) is located in Zhushan Township, Nantou. In Chinese, Zhushan means bambo...
Daan Sea of Bamboo
Once one of the only two suspension bridges featuring ladders in the world, the Zhushan Sky Ladd...
Zhushan Sky Ladder
Located near Mingtan Reservoir (明潭水庫) in Nantou, Checheng is a rustic little village serving as ...
Checheng
Located in the heart of Nantou, Jiji has been transformed from a barren land into a highly-raved...
Jiji
A Japanese style village built in 2011, Xitou Monster Village (溪頭怪物村 or 松林町) attracts more than ...
Xitou Monster Village
Located in the Lugu Township of Nantou, Xitou Village is home to abundant natural resources, mak...
Xitou Nature Education Area
This area was developed in the late 19 century in Qing Dynasty. Hou means monkey. Tan means to ta...
Houtanjing Sky Bridge
With an elevation of 1,600 meters and 40 hectares in size, Sun Link Sea Forest Park has somethin...
Sun Link Sea
Two Fingers Tea Story House is named after the experience of its founder, Yang Kuo-chen, who lost...
Two Fingers Tea Story House
There is a very popular Tetra Pak drink sold in almost all of the stores in Taiwan, which is Pure...
Minjian Tea Farm
Taiwan Times Village does it all the way. The management team spent hundreds of million Taiwan do...
Taiwan Times Village
After a long period of Japanese colonial rule, Japanese cuisine has left an indelible mark on th...
Mochi Museum
Together with Fude Temple in Zhonghe and Fuan Temple in Checheng, Zinan Temple located in the Zh...
Zhushan Zinan Temple
If you have the chance to visit Jiji Township in Nantou, you might encounter this collapsed temp...
Wuchang Temple
Pineapple cakes, beloved by locals and tourists alike, is also known as the most famous dessert ...
Sunny Hills
  • Keeping it to 3~6 spots per day is the best way to enjoy your Taiwan tour.
  • The pick-up schedule will be provided 12 hours before the tour and the itinerary will be optimized to save your travel time.

reviews

20 reviews
4.9
yatinawiahmohamad.rasep
business
31 Oct 2017
The Driver/Guide is superb with his knowledge. I have friends coming from England and I have asked them to join this Nantou Skywalking tour.
14 Nov 2017
Pafoua
friend
21 Oct 2017
Mr. Wu wanted us to enjoy ourselves. That was his main priority. He made sure we were able to take pictures of the best locations. We knew exactly what was going to happen next in the agenda. The overall experience was great.
04 Nov 2017
chun wing
partner
22 Sep 2017
Thanks for all your time and assistance during our time at Taiwan. Jay was there for us more than just a driver, he gave us a feeling like a 'Father' to us, we been taken care with so much love that made us felt like we are still in our teenage years. Me and my wife both lost our father, so being able to have Mr. Jay with us was a memorable experience. Jay has extremely deep knowledge of local culture and history, the way he explains a scenery spot truly bring us imagination back to the past. Jay has a skill to bring his stories to life, and create a safe comfort feeling when he was together with us in our journey. We would strongly recommend Jay as a symbol of Taiwanese spirit to other Asian tourist from Western countries.
06 Oct 2017
Valerie
family
07 Jul 2017
Very friendly
21 Jul 2017
Marianna
solo
07 Jun 2017
As I had a private tour for 2 days with Richard, it would have been helpful if I could have gotten in touch with him earlier so that he could suggest me more convenient accomodation. It was hard to plan alone from a foreign country and a local guide's advice would have been very useful and time-saving.
21 Jun 2017

about Nantou - Sky Walking

Although Nantou is a less obvious tourist destination, it is a pleasant surprise to many of its visitors. With its tranquil closeness to nature, people always find there is more to do than imagined. Be warned, this “Sky Walking” tour into the heart of Taiwan is not for everyone — you need to be reasonably sprightly to hike for three good hours and walk comfortably on the sky ladder.

Daan Sea of Bamboo allows you to embrace Mother Nature at its finest while tens of thousands of bamboos under your feet swing along with the breeze. And Zhushan Sky Ladder is another story. It’s exciting and might be a bit terrifying as you’re walking across a suspension bridge to reach Taiji Canyon on the other side. Even so, we highly recommend you to pluck up your courage because the natural and impressive beauty is truly rewarding. After the adrenaline-pumping activity (well, for some of you), we are heading to a rustic little village serving as the terminus of the Jiji tourist railroad — Checheng, with a “wood bucket bento” for lunch. The wood bucket bento is a perfect combination of local lumber industry and the single-portion takeout that miners used to have as everyday meals. After a highly active morning spent at Zhushan Sky Ladder, we can take our time here in Checheng, sit back and relax a bit before experiencing a short nostalgic rail journey to another beautiful town — Jiji.

This tour to Nantou will be a completely different adventure for most travellers and will surely delight those who like to travel a bit off the beaten path yet still expect some serious adrenaline rush. What we can guarantee is that you’ll be immersed in nature and leave feeling rejuvenated.

Tour Information

Pick up Locations
HSR Taichung Station (Exit 7 on ground floor) / Taichung Train Station rear exit / Hotels in Taichung City Downtown
Drop off Locations
HSR Taichung Station / Taichung Train Station / Hotels in Taichung City Downtown
Included
Transportation (fuel, parking, and toll fee) /Passenger insurance /Tax
Excluded
Meals /Entrance fees
Cancellation Policy
Severe weather conditions or cancellation made by customer more than 72 hours before departure will qualify for a 100% refund. Otherwise, no refund will be issued.
Notice
  • This tour is 9 hours a day. Generally we start from 9am and end at 6pm. We can shift your schedule between 8am to 8pm based on your preference.
  • Admission to Zhushan Sky Ladder is TWD50 each.
  • Contact Us
    For any query, please email service@roundTAIWANround.com. Alternative, you may call +886-4-24361910 for any urgent request.
    Overtime Extra Charge
    Optional : If you wish to extend your tour, every extra hour over the agreed schedule of a private tour is charged TWD500 (US$17) for a sedan-based or van-based tour, or TWD1000 (US$34) for a bus-based tour. There will be no overtime extra charge for a shared tour.
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