Near Taitung train station, clean and comfortable room with two double beds, four people stay in the room with private bath and balcony, providing you have a quiet, relaxing space.
Taitung is situated on a small plain between the mountains and the ocean at the southern mouth of the East Rift Valley. This provides Taitung with not only spectacular scenery but also an ocean breeze that makes this tropical city surprisingly comfortable. Taitung was developed by the Japanese in the early part of the 20th Century and were responsible for both the construction the road and railroad to the area. This in turn brought an influx of Taiwanese settlers into the area that already had several aboriginal groups, creating a diverse city of aboriginal, Hakka, and Hoklo populations.
By train, Taitung is on the main East Coast express route. The journey from Taipei takes about five and a half hours to seven and a half hours depends on the type of trains you take. From Kaohsiung to Taitung on the Southern route the trip takes from just over two hours to a little over three hours depending on the type train. By plane, Taitung is serviced by a local airport with flights to Taipei and Kaohsiung.
Besides one of only 3 saltwater hot springs in the world , Green Island has some decent snorkeling and scuba. The sites along the north side feature mostly hard corals while the southern sites feature mostly soft corals. The north side is home to many species of nudibranchs and several species of pygmy seahorses. The ferry to Green Island heads from Taitung's Fu Gang harbor to Green Island before heading to Orchid Island. Tickets are NT$920 round trip. The trip lasts about an hour.
•延期住宿:如遇天災 (颱風、地震) 經台東縣政府或旅客所在地政府發佈停止上班上課,將可辦理延期住宿,並將保留訂金三個月,並於期限內擇期。
You're most welcome to stay at our homestay (B&B) when you visit Taitung! Only 10 minutes walk from the Taitung Train Station.