At the very heart of Taiwan is Nantou County, home of the Hehuanshan National Forest Recreation Area, located on Hehuan Mountain. The mountains of Nantou can clearly rival the Alps and Rocky Mountains, regularly receiving thousands of tourists, nature lovers and hikers. Nantou is considered by many the “Switzerland in the East”.
Hehuanshan or Hehuan Mountain is 3,000 meters high, making it one of the highest mountains in Asia, yet easy to scale since there is a road that goes all the way to the top. While all other mountains in the area offer stunning views of the natural wealth of Nantou, [Read more…]