Jiaoxi Route B

Jiaoxi Station(臺鐵礁溪站) to Tamkang University Lanyang Campus(淡江大學蘭陽校區):
Jiaoxi Station(臺鐵礁溪站)=>Jiaoxi Transfer Station(礁溪轉運站)=>Jiaoxi Visitor Center(礁溪溫泉公園)=>Tangweigou Park(湯圍溝公園)=>Li Baoxing Penstock(李寶興圳)=>Linmei Vistor Center(林美社區遊客中心)=>Linmei Shipan Trail(林美石磐步道)=>Tamkang University Lanyang Campus(淡江大學蘭陽校區)


Tamkang University Lanyang Campus(淡江大學蘭陽校區) to Jiaoxi Station(臺鐵礁溪站):
Tamkang University Lanyang Campus(淡江大學蘭陽校區)=>Linmei Shipan Trail(林美石磐步道)=>Linmei Vistor Center(林美社區遊客中心)=>Li Baoxing Penstock(李寶興圳)=>Tangweigou Park(湯圍溝公園)=>Jiaoxi Visitor Center(礁溪溫泉公園(溫泉遊客中心))=>Jiaoxi Transfer Station(礁溪轉運站)=>Jiaoxi Station(臺鐵礁溪站)

Tickets and Transport Information

Fare Charge by section NT$20 / oncePayment method:cash、easy card、 ipass
Where to buy Ticket on Bus
Service Hotline YiLan County Government Tourist Department Tel:886-3-925-1000 Ext:1875
Kamalan Bus INC Tel:886-39-606-537 Ext:20
Service Hour: 09:00~17:00

Guidelines for carrying folding bikes on the bus:
1. Carrying folding bikes on the bus is allowed.
2. Please observe the following rules when carrying folding bikes:
(1) You should put the folding bike in a bike bag.
(2) There is no luggage compartment for storage. You should put your folding bike on a seat.

Concession tickets guidelines:
1.There are full tickets and half tickets。
2. Half tickets are available to:
(1) Senior citizens at the age of 65 or above, with ROC ID cards or Senior Citizen Cards
(2) Holders of Disabled Cards. Must ride with a guardian or a partner.
(3) Children below 12 years old at height of 115cm and below 145cm can purchase half tickets with valid IDs.

Guidelines for carrying pets on the bus:
Passengers should carry their pets in cages, baskets, or nets. Each passenger is allowed to carry one pet, not exceeding the dimensions of 27cm3 (average length of 30cm on each side).

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Jiaoxi Route B This play

Jiaoxi is a famous resort for hot spring spa in northern Taiwan. After enjoying the hot spring spa, you can talk a walk along the national class trails and appreciate the landscapes of the waterfalls. In addition, you can also treat yourself with vegetables grown near the hot springs and local delicacies after spa. Everything you can enjoy in a hot spring spa tour is here.

Linmei Shipan Trail→Wufengqi Designated Scenic Area→Jiaoxi Visitor Center→Senlin Fenglu(Forest Baths)

Related scenic spots along the route

Tangweigou Park

The Yilan County government planed this area as hot spring park, there are well-designed water-shore area and pavilion; along with Zen-style Hinoki spa and outdoor feet SPA, local residents could recall the old-times of hot spring, and tourists could enjoy the nature and comfort of Hinoki spa.

Wufengqi Scenic Area

Five mountain peaks lining up behind the Wufenqi Waterfall is the main reason that made this place one of the famous scenic areas in Jiaoxi. This 100 meter long waterfall contents three layer: bottom layer is the scenic viewpoint, barbecue area and pool; mid-layer is an expansion viewpoint area. It will take about 30 to 40 minute to reach the top of the waterfall. Along the way to the top of the falls there is another trail to the Shinmu pavilion and Shinmu Village. 

Jiaoxi Hot Springs

The special ground or crust stratum in Yilan County had made this area well known for its numerous hot springs, which are the result of air warmed by some source underground, and rising upward blended with under-layer water. Among them you would see the most historic " Jiaoxi Hot Spring", which is quite rare in Taiwan for its occurrence on a flatland. " Tangwei Hot spring", meanwhile, has been famous since Qing Dynasty and placed on the list of " Eight Scenes of Lanyang Area".
  The Jiaoxi Hot Spring originates at the foot of a hill behind Fuchung Temple at Deyang Village, Jiaoxi Township. While streaming along the ditches and highways, running through the railroads, the welling hot waters gather into a brook, serving local people as natural baths at the string of boiling ditches in ancient times.
  However, there are only two public bathhouses left for those who want to try an absolutely different bath. As an alkaline fountain, Jiaoxi Hot Spring is crystal-clear, odorless, yet contains a considerable amount of minerals like Potassium chloride, Sodium sulphide, Potassium hydrogen carbonate, Technical Granular, Floating Acids as well as rich organisms.
  Being honored as " The Hot Spring among Hot Springs", you would find your skin smooth and fine without the slightest stickiness after a bath at Jiaoxi.
  All these years the Farmer's Association of Jiaoxi has been developing hot spring vegetables, hot spring drinking water, and hot spring breeding. They devote themselves to give full play to the possible usage of hot spring, so as to gain financial ground for agricultural economy and tour industry in Jiaoxi.

Linmei Shipan Trail

Linmei Shipan Trail is constructed and open to the public by the Forestry Bureau in 2005. There are various types of fern and waterfall along this 1.7km circular trail which it takes about 2 hours to finish. The name Linmei Shipan Trail combines Jiaosi Township’s Linmei Village (also known as Linwai) and the longest waterfall Shipan.