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There's no better way to explore the city of Taitung than on two wheels! Cycle along Taiwan's oldest bikeway – the Guanshan Bicycle Trail and pass by rows of betel nut palms, rice paddies, and lush plantation fields. Visit the unspoiled grounds of Taitung's East Rift Valley and go rafting along the Xiuguluan River! Shop at the Taitung Tourism Night Market and experience the Taiwanese lifestyle by indulging in local street food! Delight in Hunan Crispy Pockets or Gua Bao - a white steamed bun filled with grilled pork, pickled vegetable and peanut powder.

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19 Nov MON 26° 22°
20 Nov TUE 26° 22°
21 Nov WED 27° 22°
22 Nov THU 26° 21°
23 Nov FRI 27° 21°
24 Nov SAT 25° 20°
25 Nov SUN 26° 20°

FEATURED CONTENT & GUIDES

See all of Taiwan with unlimited travel on the railway with the THSR pass

If you’ve been to Taiwan, you’d know that the island has fantastic public transportation. Here's how you can maximize the use of the THSR and TRA.

Noelle Ong · 7 May 2018

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Ocean Adventures

Venture into the seas of the southeast coastal city of Taiwan - dive, surf, and enjoy!

By the Sea

Take in the beauty of Taitung's natural landscape, its mountains and seas – all waiting to be discovered

THINGS TO DO IN TAITUNG

TRAVEL TIPS

About Taitung

There's no better way to explore the city of Taitung than on two wheels! Cycle along Taiwan's oldest bikeway – the Guanshan Bicycle Trail and pass by rows of betel nut palms, rice paddies, and lush plantation fields. Visit the unspoiled grounds of Taitung's East Rift Valley and go rafting along the Xiuguluan River!


Shop at the Taitung Tourism Night Market and experience the Taiwanese lifestyle by indulging in local street food! Delight in Hunan Crispy Pockets or Gua Bao - a white steamed bun filled with grilled pork, pickled vegetable and peanut powder.

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    25° 17°

  • MAR - MAY
    31° 17°

  • JUN - AUG
    32° 25°

  • SEP - NOV
    31° 20°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +08:00

  • Currency
    New Taiwan Dollar

    1USD = 30.82TWD

  • Best Time To Visit
    • JUL - AUG

      Taiwan International Balloon Fiesta

    • FEB

      Taitung Bombing Master Handan Culture Festival

NEARBY DESTINATIONS

POPULAR ACTIVITIES IN TAITUNG