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This is Taiwan's northern-most point, about 26 kilometers along the No. 2 Provincial Highway, a rocky outcrop surrounded by lush greenery. One of the most notable features of this section of the coast is the angular blocks of landsite half-buried in the surrounding sand and soft rock. Another feature of this area is the Fugui Cape Lighthouse, which marks the northern-most tip of Taiwan. Originally built in 1896, the lighthouse was destroyed during the Second World War and was replaced by the present structure in 1949. Unfortunately it is located within an air force radar station and public access is permitted only on weekends, and registration at the sentry post is required.

Travel Information

(Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.)
Transportation:

Nat'l Hwy 1 → Exit at the Taipei Interchange → Prov. Hwy 2B → Prov. Hwy 2 → Fugui Cape

Public:

1. Take HSR (or TRA) to Taipei Train Station, transfer Taipei MRT (bound for Tamsui) to Tamsui  Station, transfer Tamsui Bus 862 or 863(bound for Keelung) to Fugui Cape Lighthouse stop.
2. Take HSR (or TRA) to Taipei Train Station, transfer to MRT Tamsui Station, transfer to Crown Northern Coast Shuttle Bus, get off at Fugui Cape Lighthouse (Laomei Green Reef) stop. Please see bus schedule on Taiwan Tourist Shuttle Bus Web.

Last update time: 2019-09-12

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