★one day pass NT$ 150
|Where to buy||
1.Ticket on Bus2.Ticket counter Nanzhuang Bus
Miaoli County Governtment Tel:+886-37-374375, Service Hour: 8:00~17:00
Guidelines for carrying folding bikes on the bus:
To protect Penlai creek from over fish hunting and to restore its ecosystem, a troop of local people decided to make Penlai a site for people to enjoy the beautiful mountain- side creek as it used to be, and to give visitors a chance to observe the fish ecology here.
People from all regions visit the famous Nanjhuang Cottage for its lodging, the farmers market, restaurants, coffee shops and unique lifestyle, where one can appreciate the great scenery and culture.
Baguali community has about 20 households of the Saisiat tribe villagers. During the colonial period the Japanese named it “Hakaliki” (Eight Mountains) because counting south of Baguali there are a total of 8 mountains.
Nanjiang Leisure Agricultural Area (南江休閒農業區) was the former Nanzhuang Township Agricultural Association and then included into Nanjiang Entertainment Agricultural District in 2004. Inside there are trout aquarium, ayu aquarium, fields, orchards, household residences and canteens as well as a leisurely walkway leading to the Xiangtian Lake (向天湖). In the surrounding there are high mountains stretching into the distance, where you can see the Lion Head Mountain (獅頭山), Hengpingbei Mountain (橫屏背山), Xiangshan (象山) and Xiaodonghe Mountain (小東河山), etc. The river is further planned into the second Penglai River Course (蓬萊溪河道) in “Natural Ecological Fish Preservation Area” within the country.
With the emergence of local entertainment industry, Nanjiang Leisure Agricultural Area (南江休閒農業區) will gradually transform the existing tourists service center into entertainment agricultural district to provide consultation service, rest, afternoon tea and DIY experience. Moreover, it will also become an exhibition area for vegetables and special agricultural products for small-scale farmers, and be equipped with the convenient parking, wide space, conforming to the philosophy of slow pace of the city. It is hoped that tourists can enjoy perfect touring service and stay longer.