This place was originally named “Feng-Kung-Tsai”(Wind hole);
Viewing from a high place, visitors he mountaintop roll up the sea of clouds, just like cotton and snowballs;
they sometimes change in shape and sometimes become elegant and clear,
This is also the best location to appreciate the rosy cloud sunset.
Nantou beautiful scenery for many tourists away, one of the most mysterious and stunning than the "lotus forest."
Lotus original forest is located in a primeval forest Hsitou next after the 921 earthquake blocked rivers due to the formation of swamps,
towering into the sky and fir willow base is also due to the long-term flood damage and necrosis,
actually form a special landscape, attracting many tourists and photography admiring fans.
Chitou Nature Park is surrounded by mountains valleys terrain, the highest elevation of the south Lingtou mountain,
2,025 meters, which extends north of the Phoenix Mountains, constitute the area east JieShan edge;
westward extension within the tree and mountains, and turned north, constitute the area south and west sides of the mountain ridge boundaries,
and flows into the valley between two mountain ranges, from the north exit. The main scope of the average altitude between 800 to 2,000 meters.
Tou monster village with ancient legends.
A Japanese man named Taiwan Lugu Dongding win a pine forest,
the young man in this encounter two animals and feeding them, named Xiao Heixiong dry linen, Xiaoyun leopard named eight beans.
One day, pine wins a monster met at work, on dry hemp and eight-threatening moments beans appeared and laid down his life to the rescue,
and finally dry linen was missing. Since then, "Beware dry linen" slogan everywhere, so that the forest so the legend handed down.
"Shueiyang Forest" for the Xitou- Alishan Hiking section, due to the 921 earthquake and the formation of the barrier lake.
About 1 km long, about 200m wide, the average depth of 7m, the deepest 16m.
Jinguashi mountain is 2,091 meters above sea level.
By the theme hall visitors service center next to the forest road to the top of the mountain about 4,000m, from the slow pace of about 5 hours.
Lucyu mountain is 2,010 meters above sea level.
Mountaineering at the Forest Hill Flower Center to the "Songlong Rock Road" next to the Kindness Pavilion,
from the Kindness Pavilion next to the road entrance to the top of the mountain about 4,000 meters, walking back and forth about 5 hours.