Formosan Aboriginal Cultural Village consist of three major thematic parks, the European Palace Garden, Amusement Ilse, and Tribal Scenic Area. The theme park boasts the tallest free fall ride in all of South East Asia, and the village also has a Ropeway connecting to the Sun Moon Lake, a one-stop park to immerse yourself in the beauty of the middle of Taiwan, where the mountain peaks surrounds the gem that is the lake. Recently, the village has garnered increasing popularity.
Furthermore, the European Garden is truly comparable to the Gardens of Europe with delicate features; the richness of the Tribal village is a santuary and an altar for the Aboriginal culture to be carried forward, it is full with displays of traditional garments, architectures, imagery, food, music and more, it is a perfect place to display Taiwan’s original culture to the world.
【European Palace Garden】
“A Life of Leisure” Like a palace in Europe, the Shuishalian European Garden occupies an area of about 6 hectares. A vast open garden fit for the royals, a resemblance of what a garden in Europe should have, it is also the biggest of its kind in Taiwan. The park is renowned for being a popular backdrop to many Television drama series. The Baroque music companied by the Roman water features, here at the gardens you can take the miniature train ride, feel the breeze in the air as you stroll across the clock tower and fountains, and enjoy a spectacular lunch at our Ligong Restaurant.
(Every year in March, the romantic season kicks off with violet lavender blossoming across the gardens)
It’s a joyous occasion for all at Joy to the World. Get a taste of a trip around the world as you go through our adventurous rides, or hop on one of our more relaxed ride for the entire family as you feel the excitement in the air, in the middle of the mountains.
It’s the first light weight Ropeway system in Taiwan. Carriages are held 40 meters above ground with clear viewing windows and spacious seats inside. On the cars you get to take in the view of the entire village from above, the ride stretches over 1.877 kilometers which ends at Sun Moon Lake. The 7 minute ride to enjoy everything the lake and the village has to offer over the mountain ridges.
【Tribal Scenic Area】
Here in the aboriginal village, we offer the most original experience of our culture, family DIY activities and traditional performance(s) that allows a fully immersive experience of the culture of the aboriginals.
The village is also the biggest cherry blossom field in Taiwan, at the season of blossom, more than 5000 trees blossom simultaneously, a spectacular sight to behold, during the season, the village is often jam packed with tourists.
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