全台最大高山湖泊 – 翠峰湖｜Cueifong Lake
Situated between Taipingshan and Dayuanshan at 1,840 meters above sea level, Cueifong Lake is the biggest alpine lake in Taiwan. To witness this magical phenomenon, one can take a leisure walk on the Cueifong Lake mountain trail surrounded by tall oaks and hike to the viewing platform at the 800-meter point.
天使的眼淚– 嘉明湖｜Jiaming Lake
Located at 3,310 meters above sea level in Hairui Township, Taitung County, Jiaming Lake is the second-highest mountain lake in Taiwan.
As Jiaming Lake is 26 kilometers in length, it’s recommended to arrange a four-day trip there for sufficient time and do physical training and adequate preparations before visiting this beautiful lake.
新店三大湖泊– 燕子湖| Swallow Lake
The Swallow Lake, the Meihua Lake and Mengmeng Lake in Xindian District, New Taipei City, are also known as the three major lakes of Xindian. Swallow Lake is an artificial lake with beautiful scenery and is a frequented by swallows, hence its name.
新店三大最美湖泊– 梅花湖| Meihua Lake
Surrounded by mountains and covering 20 hectares, Meihua Lake, is a natural storage reservoir. From the bird-eyes’ view, the lake is in a five-petal flower shape. That’s why it is named “Meihua Lake,” which means a plum flower.
You can either bike around the lake, or take a ferry tour enjoying the scenery. A ferry ticket is priced at NT$50 per person.
What’s more? You can cross a bridge on the east side of the lake to go to the small floating island at the center.