Find a travel mode that suits you based on different themes
- Spiritual journey
Eastern Kaohsiung is the backyard of Kaohsiung, suitable for visits in a slow living and slow food manner. As healthy living is becoming popular throughout the world, a new form of journey for the body and mind is the future trend. The tour incorporates elements such as religion, culture and hot spring, as well as savoring local health food, for visitors to enjoy physical and mental relief.
Baolai Spring Park
The hot spring has a temperature of 52°C and gentle water quality making the skin smooth, hence the name, beauty hot spring.more
Migratory birds can be spotted from October to the following March, and there is a bicycle track by the Lake. One can cycle, stroll or fish here.more
Xinwei (Sinwei) Forest Park
It is one of the largest tree nurseries of Taiwan. The mahogany avenue turns red and yellow during autumn and winter, making it an ideal place for photo-taking and strolling.more
Foguangshan Buddha Memorial Center
It has the world’s largest sitting Buddha, and visitors can view the bones of the Buddha, relics and Buddhist antiquities in the underground palace.more
Pu-Lao Hot Spring
The hot spring has high temperature throughout the year, and legend has it that it can renew one’s youth and offer immortality, hence the name, Pu-Lao Hot Spring.more
Yonglin Sanling Organic Farm
Built by Yonglin Foundation, Hon Hai Technology Group; reservation by phone is required, and guided tours are provided.more
Di Yuan Temple
A branch of Yuan Zhao Temple, it enshrines the Gautama Buddha and Earth Store Bodhisattva, and is one of the three main temples of Liugui District.
Shenwei Tiantaishan Monastery
Covering an area of more than three hundred hectares, the Monastery has a gorgeous building and beautiful scenery, resembling the Forbidden City of Taiwan.
- Military tourism
The military bases of the three armed forces, including Fongshan army, Zuoying navy and Gangshan air force, and the military academies are all in Kaohsiung, making it a place worth exploring for military fans. As one passes through the tunnel of Gushan Cave, it is saddening to see the table and chairs with cuffs from the past. Inside the Gangshan’s Aviation Education Exhibition Hall a few airplanes are parked, where visitors can gain an in-depth knowledge of the structure and history of aerospace.
The Imperial Japanese Navy Fongshan Wireless Communications Station
There is a circular display of antenna, radio, bunker, etc., and massive relics of military communications.more
Air Force Flight Training Exhibition Center
Gangshan has been an important air force training base since the Japanese colonial period, and is also the place where the Republic of China Air Force Academy is set up, hence giving rise to a unique air force culture.more
It was an important place where the migrants from Fujian and Guangdong, and people from trading ships disembarked in the early days. The main structure contains coral stones and pebbles, with clay sculptures of scrolls on both sides.more
The Republic of China Air Force Museum
To commemorate the history and heroic deeds of the air force for the country, the Republic of China Air Force Museum was set up in Gangshan’s Republic of China Air Force Academy, exhibiting more than 20,000 cultural relics.more
- Medical Tourism
Kaohsiung launches medical tourism by cooperating with large hospitals in providing high-end health examinations services and beauty packages, integrating places such as Qishan and Meinong with rich traditions and customs. Embark on an exclusive journey that incorporates medical tours in the city, and cultural and scenic tours in the mountains and coastal areas.Kaohsiung City Medical Tourism
- Tourism Factory
Food, clothing and services of recreation, accommodation and transport in our everyday life are produced and provided by professionals from different industries. You may like to embark on a different tour by visiting the tourism factories to learn about their manufacturing process. Several factories in Kaohsiung offer tours: erasers, leather shoes, and even mullet roe! Besides learning about the manufacturing process up close, visitors can also take part in the DIY activities.more