• 1 Day Trip

  • Taichung City
  • nilhrs / 1day
09:00
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Rainbow Military Dependents` Village

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  • 30 mins
  • Sight

Rainbow Military Dependents’ Village is renowned for the beautiful paintings that grace the walls of the buildings. All of the artworks are completed by veteran, Mr. Huang, who was born in Hong Ko...

11:30

Lavender Cottage - Taichung

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  • 60 mins
  • Sight Food Shop

Once upon a time, two coffee-loving, herb-loving young women loved to draw and record their feelings in music as they travelled. Tired after working for years in the huge cities of Taipei and Kaoh...

14:00

Xinshe Castle

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  • 60 mins
  • Sight Food

Located in the mountainous area of Taichung, Xinshe Castle, also known as Xinshe Mansion, is a medieval themed guesthouse that might trick visitors into thinking they are actually somewhere in Eur...

16:00

Carton King - Taichung

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  • 30 mins
  • Sight Food Activity

With branches in Cingjing and Jiji, the original Cartoon King in Taichung City is now quite an institution. A themed restaurant located inside the Carton King Creativity Park in Taichung City, the...

17:00

Miyahara

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  • 30 mins
  • Sight Food Shop

Like the Harry Potter movies? Like dessert? This place is for you. When people first enter this amazing dessert restaurant, their first impression is definitely of a Harry Potter like world of ...

18:00
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about Taichung - Purple Lavender


In addition to Taiwan's biggest night market, Fengjia, many tourists come to Taichung for Lavender Cottage, Xinshe Castle, Carton King, and Miyahara. One of the earliest and most successful gardens in Taiwan, Lavender Cottage boasts purple lavender-themed romantic atmosphere as well as pleasant service and delicious meals. As a result, lots of couples and families flock here to take photos even though the garden is located deep in the mountains. Encouraged by the successful garden, idyllic Xinshe Castle opened shortly afterwards, featuring an artificial waterfall, a scenic pond, as well as a western manor and winery, making it a popular spot among photo-taking newly-weds. In Carton King, apart from the main structure of the building, almost everything you see are made of paper. From the outdoor animal statues and Taipei 101 model, to the indoor dining tables and chairs, everything—included a beverage container—is paper made. Last but not least, visit Miyahara, but not for an eye examination in the former eye clinic under Japanese Colonial Era. Now rented and renovated by Dawncake, Miyahara is the most popular ice cream shop in front of Taichung TRA train station. The dreamy interior in Miyahara shares striking similarity to the scenes in Harry Potter.


  • Pick up Locations

    HSR Taichung Station (Exit 7 on ground floor) / TRA Taichung Station (Rear exit) / Hotels in Taichung City

  • Drop off Locations

    HSR Taichung Station / TRA Taichung Station / Hotels in Taichung City / Fengjia Night Market

  • Included

    Transportation (fuel, parking, and toll fee) /Passenger insurance /Tax

  • Excluded

    Meals /Entrance fees /Train tickets

  • Notice

    Lavender Cottage and Xinshe Castle are both located in mountain area, where dining options are limited. It is recommended to use the discount offered on Lavender Cottage’s admission tickets. Western meals served here include spaghetti and roast pork chops with rice. Admission per person for Lavender Cottage, Xinshe Castle and Carton King is TWD650 in total. In Taiwan, lavenders flower from winter (November) to the next spring (April). But tourists visiting off the flowering season can enjoy the sight of salvias from June to August, whose shape and color similar to those of lavenders. The only obvious difference between the two are their leaves and aromas. Although the ice cream in Miyahara enjoys great fame, on average it takes more than half an hour to queue for it. It's recommended to sample the delicious pineapple cake only.

  • Itinerary Change Cost

    Once the deposit is paid, any change to the itinerary may incur additional fee, every 10km is charged TWD100.

  • Overtime Extra Charge

    Every extra hour over the originally schedule is charged TWD500 for a sedan-based / van-based tour, or TWD1000 for a bus-based tour.

  • Cancellation Policy

    Severe weather conditions and cancellation made by customer more than 72 hours before departure will qualify for a 100% refund. Otherwise, no refund will be issued.

  • Contact Us

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