Lishan (Pear Mountain)

Near the mid-point of the Central Cross-Island Highway, and is the island’s apple, pear, and peach growing center. Lishan is a resort with views of astounding beauty and orchards clinging to steep mountainsides above rushing streams. Nearby visitors can enjoy pleasant hikes with magnificent views of towering peaks, broad valleys, and the deep-green Techi Reservoir below.

  • Location: About 2 hours drive from Kukan.
  • How to get there:
    • Taichung: about 2 hours by bus.
  • Local Speciality:
    • apple, pear, and peach.
  • Accommodation:
    • Chinese palace-style hotel
    • Lishan guest house