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Fenchihu Old Town, Zhuqi

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Originally a stop for trains to load up on their way into the Alishan forest, Fenchihu Old Town now attracts visitors for its antiquated charm and preserved traditional wares. Sitting 1,500 m (4,921 ft) above sea level, the town's high street is literally the highest in the country and boasts traditional culinary delicacies, as well as aboriginal clothing, toys, and vintage commodities from days gone by. In addition to the old-time shopping, you'll stroll past bamboo groves, and, southwest of the station, you'll have the opportunity to witness hundreds of bats nesting during the spring and summer time. Using our custom trip planner, Zhuqi attractions like Fenchihu Old Town can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Lots of walk path with fresh air and old town kind of feel, is definitely an area which is way out from city.  more »
  • Enroute to Alishan, we took the little forest train up to Fenchihu. After a good stretching, my wife and I proceeded to explore the sleepy mountain town. Due to prior research, we are aware of the...  more »
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