Located in Datong, Yilan County, Mingchi is adjacent to the Northern Cross-island Highway and surrounded by high mountains and a lake at a height above the sea level between 1150-1700 meters. The weather here is cool and comfortable, an ideal and famous recreational site for hot summer days. Mingchi boasts of beautiful forest landscapes, birds, butterflies, squirrels, Mandarin ducks, and mallards. They can be spotted in the forest and give surprises and touching feelings to visitors!
Also known as Chi Duan, Mingchi with the geographical advantage of a high sea level has the charming characteristics of a paradise! The dense fog gives visitors fascinating, virtual, but beautiful feelings! In the forest, there are rare high mountain trees, growing in a magnificent way to amaze its visitors such as the arrangement of dead redwood trees in the Mingchi Lake to respond to the giant cypress treeline by the Lake, the scenery of the ancient woods. The popular Fairy Tale Trail in the forest makes use of the matrix arrangement of tree plantations features and arranges the friendly forest trail. The skillful combination of nature and human wisdom presents the perfect harmonious taste that waits for visitors to come and appreciate them!