A great secluded place in the mountains and forests, isolated from the hustle and bustle of the city, for you to experience the joy of life available only in the mountains and forests!
Cilan, located in Datong Township, Yilan County, is about 38 km from Yilan City and Luodong Town, at the confluence of Lanyang River, Duowang River and Tiangul River, where natural beauty abounds. To allow tourists to easily wander in these beautiful mountains and streams, we have carefully planned a trail along the natural broad-leaved forests, a trail for viewing a garden full of flowers and trees, a historically significant mansion of former President Chiang Kai-shek, a canyon bar for coffee, and light food. Having ecology, leisure, and food all in one place is sure to enrich your life.
※ Please observe Lealea Makauy Ecology Park rules for visitors.
• Under 12 years old
• Height below 150 cm
• Seniors over 65 years old
• Groups of at least 30 people
Physically and mentally challenged/ veteran’s family/young children
Physically or mentally impaired /Veterans and family/Toddlers
Type 2 veterans
Datong township aborigines
• Physically or mentally impaired (and one necessary companion)
Free admissions to hotel guests
Free admissions to hotel guests
※The lobby in this park offers free Wi-Fi, Account: LEALEAHOTEL, Password: 039809606. you are invited to use it.
※Parking charges: NT$100 per vehicle per day regardless of vehicle type, regardless of holiday or non-holiday, yellow and red licensed heavy motorcycles are charged like ordinary automobiles. Free for hotel guests and free for ordinary motorcycles and bicycles.
Business * leisure * accommodation = impeccable conference package
Bright landscape vision and perfect spatial display stimulate unlimited creativity and potential.
Time of day
Rent / 4Hr
08：00 - 12：00
About 20 pings
13：00 - 17：00
19：30 - 21：30
※Extra time fees NT$2,000/hour
※Special arrangements can be made to accommodate your party.
Equipment provided: Projector, screen, microphone, paper, pen, tea.
Extra-charge services: Meeting refreshments are tailored services that can be arranged according to your needs at an extra charge.
We have carefully planned many attractions, such as a trail along the natural broad-leaved forests, a trail for viewing a garden full of flowers and trees, a historically significant mansion of former President Chiang Kai-shek, a circular theater, a veterans forest pavilion, an exhibit of forestry history and accomplishments, a hot spring that heals your body and mind, and a Canyon Bar for coffee, freshments, and light food. These facilities are handicap accessible.
Guided tours time
Various unique products related to the Lily Magao Ecological Park can be found in the Cilan Store!
Business Hours: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
The Lily Magao Ecological Park is committed to providing more friendly travel services for seniors, friends with disabilities, and those with special needs. We offer accessible spaces, including:
Accessible room: Cilan Lodge has 1 room.
Restaurant: Friendly restroom, wheelchair lift
Lobby: Accessible parking spaces, accessible pathways, friendly restroom, wheelchair lift
Lanxin Building: Friendly restroom, wheelchair lift
Cilan’s Enchanting Night Wonders
Cilan Lodge is located within the misty forests of the Lily Magao Ecological Park, covering an area of approximately 20 square kilometers with minimal human interference. The biodiversity remains stable, and the natural ecosystem thrives day and night, offering significant opportunities for environmental and ecological education. During the nighttime, visitors coexist with nature, exploring the shores of Mingchi Lake under the dimly lit night sky, finding inner peace, listening to the nocturnal forest symphony, and enjoying the most precious ecological journey.
Forest Music Feast
Listening to the sounds of insects and birds, a serene moment; listening to the music of the forest, cultivating one’s temperament.
Time & Location:
09:30-10:30 (Chiang Kai-shek Hall Platform Area)
14:30-15:30 (Chiang Kai-shek Hall Platform Area)
20:00-21:30 (Canyon Bar)
Chiang Kai-shek Hall
Originally named Cilan Nursery Guesthouse,’ it was renamed in honor of former President Chiang Kai-shek, who once resided here. Chiang Kai-shek Hall offers a glimpse into the artifacts, photos, and historical relics from President Chiang’s life.
Opening Hours: 08:00-17:00
Scenic Confluence of Three Rivers
Chiang Kai-shek Hall faces three small hills, symbolizing the ‘Three Turtles Bestowing Longevity.’ The convergence of the Llyung Mnibu River, Duowang, and Tangu-er rivers here forms a ‘Gathering of All Rivers,’ making it an excellent Feng Shui location and one of the spots for visitors to enjoy magnificent views.
Little Taishan Forest Bathing Trail
The Little Taishan trail stretches for 2.1 kilometers, meandering through the primeval forest. Natural ferns and vines can be spotted everywhere, and you can enjoy the forest’s rich oxygen. It’s advisable to wear casual sports shoes when walking the trail.
Forestry History Exhibition Area
To witness the efforts of the Forest Conservation Bureau in the process of Taiwan’s economic development and leave behind the history of forest development for future generations’ remembrance and education, a collection of machinery and equipment used in early logging, transportation, and processing has been gathered to create the ‘Veterans Forestry History Site.’ Among them, a roughly 600-meter-long elevated cable logging system and a set of transportation equipment are installed to dynamically demonstrate the logging and transportation operations conducted in the rugged mountainous terrain during the early years.
The Sacred Tree Garden is the largest hinoki cypress sacred tree garden in the country! Nearly a hundred ancient hinoki cypress and Taiwan red cypress trees, all over a thousand years old, stand tall within the park, leaving visitors in awe. Each sacred tree in the park is named after historical sages and wise figures from past generations, cleverly combining tree age with historical personalities and dynasties, creating an unforgettable impression. The ancient hinoki cypress forest area even offers thoughtful amenities like long and short circular trails and rest facilities, providing visitors with the opportunity for a 1-2 hour journey through the ecological wonders of the Sacred Tree Garden.
The serene Cilan Resort is situated in the forests of Lealea Makauy Ecology Park. It is surrounded by woods and streams. Beside Provincial Highway 7A, it is 7 km from Jiuzhize (Renzhe) Hot Springs.