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Gaomei Lighthouse

Built in 1967 near the Gaomei Wetlands, Gaomei Lighthouse has an octagonal reinforced concrete tower that rises 34.4 meters high and is topped with a light reaching 38.7 meters high. It it the only lighthouse in Taiwan with red and white horizontal bands. To accommodate the construction of Taichung Harbor, the lighthouse lamps were moved in 1982 to the top of Far East Silo granary at a higher elevation, now known as the Taichung Port Lighthouse. Gaomei Lighthouse was retired at that time.

Travel Information

(Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.)
TEL:
+886-4-26113924
Address:
No.748, Gaomei Rd., Qingshui Dist., Taichung City 436
Longitude/Latitude:
120.55120/24.31260
Web:
Gaomei Lighthouse Links
Transportation:

Nat'l Hwy 3→ Zhonggang System Interchange→ Nat'l Hwy 4→ Exit at the Qingshui End Interchange→ Prov. Hwy 17→ Gaomei Rd. 

Public:

Take the Taiwan Railway to Qingshui Station→ Take the G-Bus to the Gaomei Wetlands stop

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