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Welcome to Sun Moon Tours

If traveling in large groups on big tour buses is not for you , then consider Sun Moon Tours - flexible and the driver/guide speaks English. We assist our guests with everything from bargaining at markets to ordering meals. The price is affordable and you can experience so much more with an English speaking person as driver and guide.Traveling Taiwan just became a lot easier . Feel free to put together your own itinerary from the tours below.The driver is also trained in CPR. Here's a link to some of our testimonials. Click here for more Taiwan tours with English speaking guide/driver

Taiwan 7 Day Tours:

Larry and Cindy’s VIP Taiwan Tour

Day 1:

 

Pick-up in Taipei or Taichung at 8:30 AM then drive to Taroko Gorge through the new Snow Mountain Tunnel and around the beautiful coastal route, SuHua coastal highway.Stops at Qingshui Cliffs and other places of interest.

Frequent stops in Taroko Gorge and lunch at local restaurant. Check-in at Charming City Hotel Hualien (Dinner at shrimp dumpling restaurant). After dinner tour of the Jade and Marble Market in Hualien and watch Aboriginal Dance Show

Day 2 :

B/fast at Hotel. Enroute ( Eastern Rift Valley or Coastal road – up to you; frequent stops)to Taitung.We will stop at the 3000 year old Monoliths and Tropic of Cancer Monument.We will also visit San Sian Tai leapfrog bridge as well as Shiao Ye Liou coastal park.
Check in at Kindness Hotel . Night market visit - free time.

Day 3:
B/fast and then visit Gao Tai Tea Tea Terraces, Tea tasting. Drive along the coastal route south over the mountains through aboriginal areas. Visit local aboriginal clothing and souvenir shop . Check in at hotel Kenting . Visit night market - free time.
Day 4:

B/fast ( English style) – free time; and then drive through Kenting National Park and visit Southern pint of Taiwan , walk along the scenic boardwalk and view the Erluanbi Lighthouse.We then drive to Mainong and visit the parasol( Paper umbrella) handcrafted shops & also see how thay paint the paper parasols; and also visit the Hakka museum.

Check-in Kindness Hotel (close to Love River) Kaohsiung. River cruise and and riverside walk. (Dinner at Waterfront or TGI Friday’s or any other &ndash, or night market;for own account).

Day 5:
B/fast at Hotel and then drive to Ali Shan – free time in Mountain Forest - Big Tree Trail. Scenic drive over the mountain ( no other tour does this!This drive depends on roads being open!) and take the back-route to Sun Moon Lake check-in at hotel on Sun Moon Lake in Ida Thao aboriginal village on the lake. Free time to shop in the many little aboriginal shops.
Day 6:

B/fast at hotel, cruise on the lake ,then visit Wen Wu Temple
and drive to Puli (most central part of Taiwan). Visit famous Chung Tai monastery ( unbelievable in size and artifacts!) and flower show (if in season). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/SunMoon.htm

Then enroute to Taichung past 99 Hills scenic route
Check-in at Inn One City Boutique Hotel on Feng Jia night market. Snack around the night market or sit down for Teppanyaki, sushi, even Macdonalds if you like.

Day 7:

B/fast at hotel , visit Big Buddha then enroute to Sanyi (woodcarving village) and Lukang (famous ole market street - http://www.greenislandadventures.com/lukangtour.htm ).

Drop-off at hotel or High Speed Rail In Taichung

Throughout the tour there will always be refreshments in the vehicle and frequent stops at western restroom facilities and interesting sites will be made.

Feel free to comment and add to the itinerary as you wish-just remember time constraints apply in some cases.

Cost for 2 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 98 000
Cost for 4 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 118 000
Cost for 6 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 138 000
We reserve the right to change hotels due to overbooking etc.- We will always change to a better hotel .

JAMES & Family’s 7 Day Taiwan TOUR

Day 1:

 

Pick-up at 9 AM and enroute to Taroko Gorge and Balluwan scenic area through the new Snow Mountain tunnel and around the beautiful coastal route carved out by human hands.

Frequent stops in the Gorge and lunch at Grand Formosa Taroko Gorge.
Check-in at Charming city Hotel, Hualien (Dinner at French Restaurant for your own account/or any other restaurant). After dinner tour of the Jade and Marble Market in Hualien.

................................. Rice patterns

Day 2 :

B/fast at Charming City Hotel.
Enroute ( Eastern Rift Valley or Coastal road – up to you; frequent stops)to Taitung ( Fugang Harbor ) and then board ferry for Green Island.

Visit : www.greenislandadventures.com

Includes:

  • Ferry boarding pass × 1(round trip) ,
  • 1 scooter.
  • Snorkeling/glass bottom boat× 1 w/ complete equipment(life vest, diving mask, booties, guide and insurance )
  • Light breakfast ×1 ( based on overnight accommodation)
  • Hot springs ticket

Day 3 :

Depart Green Island in afternoon, visit Aboriginal village and arts&crafts private shop; drive over the nr 9 scenic mountain pass and nr 21 coastal route.

Check-in at Kenting centally located hotel.Night market tour on your own.

 

Day 4:

 

B/fast ( Western) – free time; and then drive through Kenting National Park and visit Aquarium with whale sharks!!

Return to Kenting . Free time . Night market, beach etc.

Day 5:

B/fast at Hotel and then drive to to Sun Moon Lake (Visit old town market street, Wen Wu Temple and more) then check-in at hotel on lake in Thao Village. Cruise on the lake and trip on Rope Way
Stay over in one of best small hotels in World – The Crystal Hotel

Day 6 :

B/fast at hotel and then visit famous Chung Tai monastery in Puli – Central Taiwan( unbelievable in size and artifacts!). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/SunMoon.htm

Then enroute to Taichung over 99 Hills scenic route and visit Lukang ( famous ole market street). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/lukangtour.htm

Check-in Inn One City Boutique Hotel Taichung and visit : Feng Jia night market.

Day 7:

B/fast at hotel , visit Big Buddha then enroute to Sanyi (woodcarving village)


Throughout the tour there will always be refreshments in the vehicle and frequent stops at western restroom facilities and interesting sites will be made.

Feel free to comment and add to the itinerary as you wish-just remember time constraints apply in some cases.

Cost for 2 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 98 000
Cost for 4 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 118 000
Cost for 6 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 138 000
We reserve the right to change hotels due to overbooking etc.- We will always change to a better hotel .


7 Day Jeremy and Tari-Lee's Tour:

Day 1:

 

Pick-up at 8 AM and enroute to Taroko Gorge and Balluwan scenic area through the new Snow Mountain tunnel and around the beautiful coastal route carved out by human hands.

Frequent stops in the Gorge and lunch at Grand Formosa Taroko Gorge.
Check-in at Charming City Hotel Hualien (Dinner at French Restaurant for your own account/or any other restaurant). After dinner tour of the Jade and Marble Market in Hualien.


................................. Rice patterns

 

Day 2 :

B/fast at Charming City Hotel.
Enroute ( Eastern Rift Valley or Coastal road – up to you; frequent stops)to Taitung ( Fugang Harbor ) and then board ferry for Green Island.

Visit : www.greenislandadventures.com

Includes:

  • Ferry boarding pass × 1(round trip) ,
  • 1 scooter.
  • Snorkeling/glass bottom boat× 1 w/ complete equipment(life vest, diving mask, booties, guide and insurance )
  • Light breakfast ×1 ( based on overnight accommodation)
  • Hot springs ticket
  • B.B.Q (all you can eat)
Day 3:

Depart Green Island in afternoon, visit Museum of natural History and Aboriginal arts and craft private shop; depart for Kenting over the nr 9 scenic mountain pass and nr 21 coastal route.

Check-in at centrally located hotel ,Kenting or Howard Resort. Dinner at Cuchina’s Italian Restaurant or any other restaurant . Night market tour.

Day 4:

 

B/fast ( Western) – free time; and then drive through Kenting National Park and visit Aquarium with whale sharks!!

Return to Kenting . Free time . Night market, beach etc.

Day 5:
B/fast at Hotel and then drive to Ali Shan – free time in Mountain Forest and visitor center. Scenic drive over the mountain ( no other tour does this!) and take the back-route to Sun Moon Lake (Visit old town market street, Wen Wu Temple and more) then check-in at hotel on lake in old art street.
Day 6:

B/fast at hotel and then visit famous Chung Tai monastery in Puli – central taiwan( unbelievable in size and artifacts!). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/SunMoon.htm

Then enroute to Taichung over 99 Hills scenic route and visit Lukang ( famous ole market street and Pakua Mountain –Big Buddha and gardens). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/lukangtour.htm

Check-in Splendor Hotel Taichung (5 Star)then dinner Frog Restaurant or any other(for own account) and visit to: Feng Jia night market.

Day 7:

B/fast at hotel , visit Confucius Temple and Big Buddha then enroute to Sanyi (woodcarving village)

Click here for Jeremy and Tari-Lee's pictures of their tour: http://www.dropshots.com/jeremysykes


Throughout the tour there will always be refreshments in the vehicle and frequent stops at western restroom facilities and interesting sites will be made.

Feel free to comment and add to the itinerary as you wish-just remember time constraints apply in some cases.

Cost for 2 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 98 000
Cost for 4 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 118 000
Cost for 6 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 138 000
We reserve the right to change hotels due to overbooking etc.- We will always change to a better hotel .


Jordana and Mike's 7 day Taiwan Adventure Tour
:

Day 1:

 

Pick-up 8 AM and enroute to Taroko Gorge scenic area through the new Snow Mountain tunnel and around the beautiful coastal route of SuHua highway. Or our guests can take an option of taking the train from Taipei along the beautiful North East Coast to Hualien where we will meet hem again at the train station.

Frequent stops in Taroko Gorge , walk along the swallow caves area.

Check-in at Charming City Hotel Hualien (dinner at famous dumpling restaurant). After dinner -  tour of the Jade and Marble Market in Hualien. Visit Rainbow Jade shop ( 20% discounts on this beautiful wares only to be gound in Hualien!) this is optional.

Day 2 :
Day 3:

Depart Green Island in afternoon for Kenting over the nr. 199 scenic mountain pass and nr 21 coastal route. Visit Aboriginal crafsts shop in Mudan Aboriginal area.

Check-in at Kenting centrally located hotel.

Day 4:

 

B/fast ( English style) – free time; and then drive through Kenting National Park and visit Aquarium with whale sharks!!

Return to Kenting . Free time . Night market, beach etc.

Day 5:

B/fast at Hotel and then drive to Ali Shan ( road conditions permitting) – free time in Mountain Forest and visitor center.
Scenic drive over the mountain ( no other tour does this!) and take the back-route to Sun Moon Lake (Visit old town market street, Wen Wu Temple and more) then check-in at hotel
Full House Hotel
(www..fhsml.idv.tw)

on lake in Thao Aboriginal village.If we arrive early enough a boat cruise can be enjoyed on the lake in front of the hotel.

Day 6:

B/fast at hotel and then visit famous Chung Tai monastery and Museum in Puli – central Taiwan( unbelievable in size and artifacts!). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/SunMoon.htm
Visit Puli Winery;
Paraglide in tandem with Yuri (local paragliding expert) if available( at own cost).

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Check-in at In One City Boutique Hotel in Feng Jia Night Market , Taichung then dinner and shopping in Feng Jia night market.

Day 7:


B/fast at hotel , visit Confucius Temple and Big Buddha;then visit Lukang ( famous ole market street and Pakua Mountain –Big Buddha and gardens).
http://www.greenislandadventures.com/lukangtour.htm
then enroute to Sanyi (woodcarving village)

For guests that want to return to Taipei a high speed rail ( bullet train) ticket can be arranged.

 

Cost for 2 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 98 000
Cost for 4 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 118 000
Cost for 6 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 138 000
We reserve the right to change hotels due to overbooking etc.- We will always change to a better hotel .


Cheryl from Vancouver's Taiwan 7 day tour.

Day 1:

Depart Taipei/Taichung by train early ( about 6:42 AM) ; Pick up by
Taroko bus tour at Hualien train station and go on to Taroko Gorge
around the beautiful coastal route .Frequent stops in the Gorge and
lunch at Grand Formosa Taroko Gorge.Tour bus will drop you off at
Charming City Hotel Hualien.After dinner the hotel manager will drop you
off at the Jade and Marble Market in Hualien and pick you up again
at designated time.

Day 2 :

B/fast at Hua Tung Hotel. Hotel will
drop
you off at train station .Enroute by train through Eastern Rift
Valley to Taitung ( Fugang Harbor ) and then board ferry for Green
Island.Our pick-up service will meet you at Taitung train station.
Visit : www.greenislandadventures.com
Includes:

-Ferry boarding pass (round trip)
- Snorkeling/glass bottom boat: w/ complete equipment(life vest, diving mask, booties, guide and insurance )
-Light breakfast ( based on overnight accommodation)
-Hot springs ticket
-B.B.Q (all you can eat)
-1 scooter

Day 3:

Depart Green Island in afternoon,Board train to Fong gang
where
you will be picked up for hotel in Kenting. Dinner
at Amy's Cuchina's Italian Restaurant( for own account). This
is when I will meet you in person too.From here on you will be in my
vehicle all the way.

Day 4:

B/fast ( English style) ¡V free time; and then drive through
Kenting National Park and visit Aquarium with whale sharks!!
Check-in Wen Pin Hotel (close to Love River) Kaohsiung. River
cruise
and Harbor Waterfront visit. Dinner at Waterfront or TGI Friday¡¦s
or
any other (for own account).

Day 5:
B/fast at Hotel and then drive to Ali Shan ¡V free time in
> Mountain Forest and visitor center. Scenic drive over the mountain
( no other tour does this!) and take the back-oute to Sun Moon Lake
(Visit old town market street, Wen Wu Temple and more) then
check-in
at hotel and spa on Sun Moon Lake.
Day 6:

B/fast at hotel and then drive to Puli (most central part of
Taiwan). Visit famous Chung Tai monastery ( unbelievable in size
and
artifacts!) and flower show (if in season).
http://www.greenislandadventures.com/SunMoon.htm
Then enroute to Taichung over 99 Hills scenic route and visit
Lukang
( famous old market street and Pakua Mountain -Big Buddha and
gardens).
http://www.greenislandadventures.com/lukangtour.htmCheck-in
Splendor Hotel Taichung then dinner at local restaurant(for own account) and visit to: Feng Jia night market and
famous Jade Market

Day 7:

B/fast at hotel , visit Confucius Temple then enroute to
Sanyi
(woodcarving village) and then Inge ( Ceramics village).

 

CostCost for 2 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 98 000
Cost for 4 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 118 000
Cost for 6 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 138 000
We reserve the right to change hotels due to overbooking etc.- We will always change to a better hotel .

Umi’s 7 day Taiwan Adventure Tour :

Day 1:

 

Pick-up 8 AM and enroute to Taroko Gorge scenic area through the new Snow Mountain tunnel and around the beautiful coastal route from Su Ao on the Su Hua Highway.

Frequent stops in the Gorge , walk the tunnel of 9 turns and also walk along the swallow caves area.Lunch at aboriginal restaurant and visitor center.

Check-in at Charming City Hotel , Hualien (dinner at famous dumpling restaurant). After dinner -  tour of the Jade and Marble Market in Hualien. Visit Rainbow Jade shop ( 20% discounts on this beautiful wares only to be gound in Hualien!) this is optional 

Day 2 :

B/fast at Hotel.

Enroute ( Eastern Rift Valley or Coastal road – up to you; frequent stops)to Taitung ( Fugang Harbor ) and then board ferry or airplane for Green Island.

1 scooter.Visit : www.greenislandadventures.com

Includes:

  • Flights to  Green Island on 18 seater plane, return by ferry!
  • Snorkeling (guided)with complete equipment(life vest, diving mask, booties, guide and insurance )
  • Discover SCUBA dive
  • Light breakfast ×1 ( based on overnight accommodation)
  • Hot spring tickets

Day 3:

Depart Green Island in afternoon, visit Museum of Pre-History and Aboriginal arts and craft private shop in Mudan after departing for Kenting over the nr 9 scenic mountain pass and nr 21 coastal route.

Check-in at centrally located hotel ,Kenting. Dinner in Kenting for own account.

Day 4:

 

B/fast ( English style) – free time; and then drive through Kenting National Park and visit Aquarium with whale sharks!!

Drive to Kaohsiung – visit Meinong ( Parasol painting and Hakka Museum)

Day 5:

B/fast at Hotel and then drive to Ali Shan – free time in Mountain Forest and visitor center.
Scenic drive over the mountain ( no other tour does this!) and take the back-route to Sun Moon Lake (Visit old town market street, Wen Wu Temple and more) then check-in at hotel on lake in old art street with SPA!

Day 6:

B/fast at hotel and then visit famous Chung Tai monastery in Puli – central taiwan( unbelievable in size and artifacts!). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/SunMoon.htm
Visit Puli Winery;
Paraglide in tandem with Yuri (local paragliding expert) if available.

Then enroute to Taichung past 99 Hills scenic route and visit Lukang ( famous ole market street and Pakua Mountain –Big Buddha and gardens). http://www.greenislandadventures.com/lukangtour.htm

Check-in at Splendor Hotel in Taichung ( 5 Star)then dinner Frog Restaurant or any other(for own account) and visit Feng Jia night market.

Day 7:


B/fast at hotel , visit Confucius Temple and Big Buddha then enroute to Sanyi (woodcarving village)

For guests that want to return to Taipei a high speed rail ( bullet train) ticket can be

Cost for 2 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 98 000
Cost for 4 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 118 000
Cost for 6 persons including all b/fast and 1 lunch and 1 dinner, transport and accommodation
NT 138 000
We reserve the right to change hotels due to overbooking etc.- We will always change to a better hotel .

 

 

 

FUNPICS

Click here for LUKANG Tour

Click here for MOUNTAIN BAMBOO FOREST Tour

 

Sun Moon Lake

Wen Wu Temple (Sun Moon Lake)................

Chung Tai Monestary (Puli)

Chung Tai Monastery Garden(Puli)................

 

Testimonial:
Dear Eddie
You have all the qualities that make a wonderful guide. You are knowledgeable, flexible and a very good driver. Thank you for the past few days.Brenda , Jerry, Yi-Ting and Henry

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http://www.asiaphotoconnection.com

© Henry Westheim / Asia Photo Connection

 

© Henry Westheim


 

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