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Sun Moon Lake, Nantou

(3.9/5 based on 1,700+ reviews on the web)
Famed for its sparkling blue waters set against a mountainous backdrop, Sun Moon Lake represents Taiwan's largest body of water. Hike the surrounding trails, which lead to interesting sites like a Chinese style pagoda, Thao villages, and a grand temple. You can also take a boat tour to visit Lalu Island, which aboriginal locals consider a sacred place. Generally quiet and off the beaten path, the area around the lake comes to life during festivities, which include laser shows, concerts, and fireworks. Put Sun Moon Lake into our Nantou vacation generator to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Nantou.
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  • This is a rather large artificial lake (I have been told it is man made) and it is definitely worth a visit. Go on the motor boat rides that take you to various spots surrounding the lake.  more »
  • 幾年沒來日月潭,變了好多,這次讓我最驚艷的地方是環湖步道,做在湖的內側,可以環湖一週,很棒。推薦給世界各地喜歡台灣的朋友們一定要來喔。  more »
  • 小学课本上就知道的日月潭,实际抵达后却不太兴奋,对于见惯了大江大河的内地游客来说,她实在太!小!了! 跟团实在无趣,吃了个茶叶蛋,回程的船上一直推销东西,印象不太好。  more »