|Fare||1.One-way course cost
The ticket price is charge by metered
2. The fare will be charged by the mileage with e-cards. The fare for each stop will be charged differently in accordance with the actual mileage.
|Where to buy||Ticket on BusWe accept： cash, easy card, ipass|
|Service Hotline||Service Hotline: Taitung County Government Tourism Bureauat thetourism and recreation +886-89-328669
Tourist Service Center, Taitung +886-89-357131, Fax:+886-89-355414
Eastern Top Transport- Mountain Route: +886-89-333023，Service Hour: 09:00~17:00
Guidelines for carrying folding bikes on the bus:
Luye Gaotai is the first place constructed with a fresh image of hot air balloon in Taiwan. It is also a new scenic spot in Taitung. Since 2011, Taiwan International Balloon Fiesta has been annually held from late June to early September. The flying shows of hot air balloon in the early morning and evening are the climax every day. Pilots from different countries navigate colorful balloons to fly. This makes the sky of Taitung in summer full of young and enthusiastic atmosphere.
Beinan Cultural Park is situated at the northern edge of Nanwang Village of Beinan Township in Taitung County. This is the site of the largest and most complete prehistoric settlement that has been discovered in Taiwan so far; in its heyday, the settlement may have covered an area of more than 300,000 square meters. It was found during construction work on the back part of Taitung's New Railway Station when the South-Link Railway was being built in 1980, when a graveyard containing several thousand slate coffins was unearthed. This is the largest prehistoric graveyard yet discovered around the Pacific Rim. The bringing to light of this cultural layer from under the ground caught the attention of the government, and in addition to the carrying out of archaeological work there a national museum to house the resulting artifacts was also built. Besides the coffins, the remains of buildings as well as implements of life used by the Neolithic Beinan people who lived here 2,000 or 3,000 years ago. From their pillared houses, the rich forms of the artifacts they left behind, the exquisite nature of their handicraft, and their burial customs we can catch a glimpse of the high level of civilization attained by these people. In addition to the museum, the park contains the archaeological site that you can visit; if you make prior arrangements for a volunteer guide, you can even have a guided tour of this interesting site.
Taitung Yuan Sen Applied Botanical Garden is located near the mountain area of Chulu Ranch. The ocean currents the Pacific Ocean and Kuroshio Current made a perfect climate for Taitung to grow herb plants naturally. According to the experts, Taitung has over 2000 species of herb plants in the area. In this 454 square meter garden there are a total of 200 types Taitung native plants along with various species of herbs and flowers. After a pleasant walk in the garden, visitor can taste the delicious food at the buffet-style restaurant offered by Yuan Sen. This is a great weekend getaway place for all age group.
Chulu Ranch grows on a slightly acidic sandy hillside at an elevation of 200 to 390 meters above sea level and receives about 1,900mm of rainfall annually. The 70-plus hectare ranch has 45 hectares of pasture and grazing land, making it the biggest hillside pasture in Taiwan. The 350 resident Holstein dairy cows produce about 500 metric tons of milk a year. The pasture also buys milk from a cooperative of seven dairies with 1,100 Holsteins and an annual milk production of about 3,000 metric tons. The milk is processed at the ranch into about 3.5 million kilogram boxes of fresh milk.
In addition to the dairy operations, Chulu Ranch is beautifully landscaped and equipped for visitor recreations and educational pursuits. The pasture serves an ecological and cultural preservation role as well, making it an excellent destination for ecotours in a rustic setting. Visitors can also enjoy horseback rides, take a spin in a horse-drawn carriage, and buy a wide range of locally made dairy products at the ranch store.
The current location of Kunci Temple is where Luye Immigrant Village‘s Shinto shrine was settle during the Japanese occupied period. The original Shinto Shrine is already gone but the base of it was the only thing left and later was reconstructed into a pavilion.
"Tiehua Music Village is the first services area in Taiwan’s “International Spotlight” plan. Taitung’s musician and artist created this village to share inspiration and communicate with other that has the same passion. The shops in the village are owned by local artist which is a great place to buy souvenir.
Live Band Hours: Wednesday through Saturday (8pm-10pm) and Sunday (5pm-6pm)
Tiehua Shop Hours: Tuesday through Sunday (2pm-10pm)
Tiehua Weekend Market Hours: Friday (6pm-10pm) Saturday and Sunday (3:30pm-10pm)"
There are 8 Beinan Aboriginal Tribe in Taiwan and one of them is Nanwang Village also known as Puyuma (Beinan language: Sakuban). There was once a legendary man who governs nearby tribes by collecting meat and shell from all village to form a powerful reputation among all. The name Puyuma means “unity” or “concord”.