Starbike sells high performance bicycles and gear in Taichung City.They also offer 2nd hand bikes for sale.
Green Island Adventures will help you organize the perfect vacation on Taiwan's exquisite and untouched tropical Green Island. Although it is small, Green Island Welcome to Green Island AdventuresOver the last 8 years we have grown into a foreign owned, English speaking service that helps guests from all over the world to, not only enjoy Green island, but travel and enjoy all of Taiwan and the outlying islands. Great sightseeing,old culture charm, cuisine for all tastes, and friendly people-are but a few things that make visiting this part of the world interesting and memorable.Taipei City Tours and surrounds now available + Taroko Gorge 1 Day Tours. Come Travel Taiwan with us.Check out this 3 Day Tour & The “Mandy” 4 day TourGreen Island – A Paradise off the East Coast of Taiwan … Green Island offers visitors and expats in Taiwan a great getaway option with spectacular snorkeling and diving options. Life here is relaxed and at slow pace. The people are friendly and go to great pains ensuring our guests visit a pollution-free,clean island. Come scuba dive in Taiwan with us. Please remember to book early for June to October – High Season. Guests from all over the world are always pleasantly surprised by the excellent diving here. Coral reefs abound around the island and are very easy to access (over 205 different kinds of hard and soft coral are to be found including Mountain coral -only to be found in the warm Japanese current). Snorkeling and scuba diving excursions are well organised and first timers can enjoy guided, supervised snorkeling with lifejackets and lifebuoys. Optical diving masks are also provided which is particularly welcome for those wearing glasses and contact lenses. Tropical fish and coral reefs create a spectacular underwater display, even at shallow depths, and the clear, calm waters offer great visibility. When there are enough tourists around, a glass-bottomed boat cruises above the coral reefs and if you want a wedding at sea, the captain is authorised to perform marriage ceremonies on board! For those who would rather not go snorkeling, a glass bottom boat cruise can easily be arranged in stead.”BOUTIQUE PACKAGE ” It has come to our attention that some of our customers want a different experiences, at affordable rates, as well as a flight option from Taipei to Taitung and Taitung to Green island. We have therefore decided to work with a “petit” centrally located “Boutique” establishment affording our guests a different experience on the island. Golf Carts can be rented at a cost of NT2000 per day – so if you do not want to ride a motorcycle please use this option. Personal attention is guaranteed and assistance provided throughout your stay i.e. ordering meals etc. We even have a private coral reef right in front of the hotel available to qualified snorkelers with their own equipment.
Taiwan Dive is on top of the game and Andy Gray can get you in the water safe and properly educated.Choose experience with one of Taiwans longest running PADI, MSDT and EFR certified foreign scuba diving instructors.Beginners Open Water Diver Courses, Advanced Open Water courses, Rescue Diver courses and Dive Master courses will be conducted throughout the year. I will also organise fun diving trips around Taiwan, in the Kenting area and abroad. …………………………………………………..Anyone interested in learning how to dive, improving their diving skills or simply having fun diving in Taiwan or Asia see the courses section and please contact me, Andy by email or phone @ [email protected] or [email protected] call 0916 130 288 or my home # 07 336 4571 (Andy)
Diving in Taiwan – Taiwan is one of Asia's best kept secrets in the diving community. Even though Taiwan is a small Island it has beautiful dive sites to offer from the north to the south.With year round diving, water temperatures in the south of 21°C in the winter and 29-30°C in the summer, soft coral sites that are the best in the world, healthy hard coral sites and sites with both hard and soft corals Taiwan is one of the best diving sites.U-Dive 1 Kenting Hostel/Dive ShopSingle 400
Johnny Rose Surf Shop 強尼玫瑰衝浪俱樂部 Are you up for some great surfing in Taiwan? NT$300 and up a night per personPlease make reservation 2 or 4 days in advance for best service.Accommodations have:-Dormitory-style shared sleeping quarters Male- 12 pers., Females about 6-8 pers.-Air conditioned, common bathroom-No breakfast. But we can help you order food to be delivered-No dining at club, but many traditional restaurants nearby. -No fast food nearby. -Small traditional grocery nearby & 7-11Email us: [email protected], Sec. 2, Binhai Rd., Toucheng Township, Yilan County 261, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Neihu PaintballThe paintball at Neihu is the best in the whole city. They have several excellent courses to play on, including a Vietnam-style entrenchment course and a maze, which is especially fun, and worth saving a few balls for a game at the end of the day. You can play a close-range, every-man-for-himself battle here. Just expect a few bruises and pain the next day!If you want to make a say of it, they also have barbecue packages available ($999NT including 300 balls)$599NT for 200 balls
100 Mountain in Kaohsiung City stocks all your camping needs and supplies from clothing, boots, tents, cooking appliances, to head lamps and great prices. 100 Mountain has a long history in Kaohsiung and their service and choices are the best in town. No need to bargain as prices are very reasonable.It's a 10 minute walk from KMRT Red Line #7
Metro Oasis is a large outdoor goods store located in Kaohsiung City's Dream Mall on the 4th floor. Metro Oasis sells hiking, camping, and cycling gear.The store has a large selection of brands for every outdoor enthusiast. Store members can benefit for a lower member price. A purchase of 3,000NT allows customers to become members.The Kaohsiung shop is located on the 4th Floor of the Dream Mall.There are over 15 locations of Metro Oasis in Taiwan. Go to the website to find where they are located.www.metroasis.com.tw
Dongpu Lodge near Jade Mountain is located off route 18 about 20 minutes past the entrance to Alishan Forest Park. It is also a 5 minute walk from the entrance to the Tatajia Saddle which brings you into Yushan National Park.
The Dongpu Lodge is primarily a pre-hike rest stop for hikers visiting or hiking in the Yushan National Park up to the peak of Jade Mountain.The lodge consists of bunk beds and a pillow and comforter are provided.
There is a kitchen for cooking your own food, a common room with a TV, and a bathroom.The cost of a bunk space is 300NT per person. It is best to call in advance and make sure you have a space as hiking groups often use the lodge as an arrival destination the night before they hike.
Make a Reservation
The lodge can fill up so it is best to make a reservation. If you have received a permit from Yu Shan National Park, it is possible they have seen your foreigner status and have already booked you there for the night before.
Be Prepared Before You Arrive at Dongpu Lodge near Jade Mountain
The Dongpu Lodge has 3 rooms with long sets of bunk beds. You are given a pillow, comforter, and a semi soft mat to sleep on. If you are a light sleeper, don’t expect to get much rest. Hikers are coming and going all times of the night and early morning. Bringing ear plugs is a good idea.
You can order breakfast and dinner there if you prefer. Both meals are simple Chinese style. The kitchen in the back is also open for you to cook your own food with your own cooking stove. Hot, boiled water is available.
Dongpu Lodge near Jade Mountain is a Quick Walk To TataJia
The Dongpu Lodge near Jade Mountain is a 5-10 minute walk up some steep stairs to the entrance of TataJia. This takes you to the Jade Mountain Park office to check in for your hike.
The TPSS Taichung Store is two floors and carries camping and hiking gear from many international brands. Prices are quite reasonable and you'll find some brands and products that other stores may not carry.TPSS has hiking gear including clothing, packs, cooking accessories, and headlamps.There is also a large selection of specialty rock climbing equipment.Some brands offered: Haglof, Marmut, Gregory, Patagonia, Acteryx, Rhino, Osprey, Scarpa, Keen, and more…..The staff was friendly and was able to understand and communicate in English.Hours are: 10-9:30: Monday-Saturday