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Taiwan: Sun Moon Lake (日月潭), Nantou.

Sun Moon Lake, Nantou, Taiwan.
日月潭 Sun Moon Lake
日月潭 Sun Moon Lake
日月潭 Sun Moon Lake

Sun Moon Lake is the largest lake in Taiwan and it is not only a popular tourist attraction, but also a popular spot for couples taking their pre-wedding photographs. The eastern part of this lake is round like the sun, while the western side is shaped like a crescent moon, hence the name “Sun Moon Lake”.

Getting There

Take a coach from Taichung to Shueishe Visitors Centre, then purchase a Sun Moon Lake Shuttle Boat ticket at NT$150 and finally, depart from Shueishe Pier.

More info: Bus InformationNantou Coach