Daxueshan National Forest (大雪山國家森林遊樂區)

Daxueshan National Forest is a massive protected area located 1.5 hours from Taichung in Central Taiwan. Giant trees, quiet trails and mountain lakes are just some of the reasons this is one of our favorite National Forests.

Surfing in Jinshan (金山)

Jinshan District (金山區) is located 44km northeast of Taipei (臺北市) in New Taipei City (新北市). Famous for its seafood, sweet potatoes, and hot springs, Jinshan (also the name of the largest town in this area) is also known for its beautiful coastlines and surfing spots.

Syakaro Historic Trail (霞喀羅古道)

The Syakaro Historic Trail is one of Taiwan’s National Trails and is truly one of the most iconic historic trails in the country. Winding its way for 22km across a remote corner of Hsinchu County, the Syakaro Historic Trail connects indigenous villages in Wufeng Township (五峰鄉) and Jiansshi Townships (尖石鄉). For the adventurous traveler, Syakaro should be on the top of the list of your travel experiences in Taiwan. 

SUP Boarding in Longdong (龍洞)

The coastlines around Longdong are some of the most spectacular in Northern Taiwan. With the area’s crystal clear waters, rugged coastline or distinct sandstone cliffs, there are seemingly endless outdoor adventures available in one of Taiwan’s most eastern points. Whether visitors are cycling, hiking, diving or SUP boarding in Longdong; around every twist, turn and corner, there is something for outdoor lovers to enjoy.