1 Day Taiwan POW CampTour

The Tour

You will be picked up from your Taipei city hotel and travel to north coast hillside, the mining town of Jinguashi and  POW (Prisoner of War)  Memorial Park. The Jingwashe POW Memorial park was site of the infamouse WWII KinKaseki POW camp, where allied soliders were forced to work the mines. You can visit old Japanese-built heritage buildings and enjoy a mine-tunnel experience. Prisoner of War Memorial Park (Jinguashi) During World War II, the Japanese built 16 prisoner of war (POW) camps in Taiwan. The camp in Jinguashi was recently turned into the POW War Memorial Park in respect to the more than 4,350 Allied POWs imprisone

Continue to the Gold Museum (Gold Ecological Park), you will have better understanding of the mining history and community culture of Ginwashe (Jinguashi). Ginwashe is ready to create a fresh golden legend with the participation of local residents who together will forge the glamour of this land.

Then visit the villages of Chiufen which were once centre of gold mining in Taiwan. The gold is gone, but these quaint old villages, built of closely-packed houses clinging to steep mountainsides, continue to offer enchanting scenery and fascinating glimpses into the lifestyles of the past. You will enjoy lunch at Chiufen teahouse where you can have a panora

Then you are taken to the Northeast coast National Scenic Area, located in the northeast corner of Taiwan. The scenic area is noted for its numerous capes - "Pitou Cape"; and bays - "Bay of Two Colors" backed by green mountains.

The famous Nanya Rock Formations will be visited with your great admirations. 
  
Tour Highlight

Inclusions:

  • All Tours start in Taipei and finish in Taipei
  • All road transport by modern air-conditioned vehicles
  • Local English speaking tour guides
  • Entrance tickets & Local Travel Insurance are included
  • Lunch

Exclusions:

  • Tips (optional)
  • Personal expenditure such as drinks, food and souvenirs  
  • Breakfast and Dinner
     

To Book or Enquire

Please call us now on +612 9267 1308.
Toll Free:
1300 TAIPEI (1300 824 734)

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Price guide

Min. 10 Pax:  
Adult: AU$110 p.p.
Child: AU$90 p.p.
   
Min. 4 Pax:  
Adult: AU$195 p.p.
Child: TBA
   
Min. 2 Pax:  
Adult: AU$320 p.p.
Child: AU$255 p.p.
   
Product Code: T1DS
Location: Taipei, Taiwan
Duration: 8 hours
Departure: Daily
Pick-Up Time: 8:00AM
Pick-Up  &
Drop-Off:
Hotels Lobby in
Taipei City only

 

 

Child Rate is applicable when child is under 12 years old. Prices listed are correct as at 1 October 2012, but may change without notice due to exchange rate fluctuations. 

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