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Baisha Cape Lighthouse

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Built in 1898, Baisha Cape Lighthouse is the only brick and stone lighthouse in Taiwan. It was the third lighthouse built by the Japanese in Taiwan and the best preserved lighthouse from the early Japanese occupation period. In 2001, the Council for Cultural Affairs included the lighthouse among Taiwan's top-100 historic buildings. Near the lighthouse is a loop trail, park, pavilion, square, and playground. The trail follows the Guanyin River, with a small bridge, rice fields, and pond to enjoy along the way. The trail also offers a vantage of the the famous wind farm at the Guanyin Coastal Recreation Area.

Travel Information

(Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.)
TEL:
+886-3-473-2249
Address:
No.16, Xinpoxia, Guanyin Dist., Taoyuan City 328
Longitude/Latitude:
121.0763/25.04158
Web:
Baisha Cape Lighthouse Links
Transportation:

Nat'l Hwy 1 → Exit at the Pingzhen System Interchange → Prov. Hwy 66 → Prov. Hwy 15 → Cty Hwy 112 → Guangming Rd. 

Public:

Take the Taiwan Railway to Zhongli Station and then continue by Taoyuan Bus (No. 5039) to the Baisha Cape Lighthouse.

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