Religion to Art Experience in Chiayi, Xingang

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HIGHLIGHTS
  • • Learn about the unique Hu Yeh religion, only existing in Xingang
  • • Learning about and making your own traditional incense
  • • Experience the rare art of Koji ceramics
  • • Tour the local area by bike
  • • A full day packed with history and art
Worshiping Mazu is one of the most important parts of traditional Taiwanese culture and Fengtian Temple is one of the most famous Mazu temples in Taiwan. Besides Mazu, there’s also the unique belief in Hu Yeh (tiger god) and Xingang is the only place where you can experience this in Taiwan. The reigion is deeply ingrained in local residents' lives, so there’s lots of well preserved local art. Every tourist has to witness the traditional arts and crafts, such as incense making and Koji ceramics. Visiting an old town like Xingang, you’ll discover charming tradition and rich history.
Learning about and making your own traditional incense

▴ Learning about and making your own traditional incense

Learn about the unique Hu Yeh religion, only existing in Xingang

▴ Learn about the unique Hu Yeh religion, only existing in Xingang

Learn about the unique Hu Yeh religion, only existing in Xingang

▴ Learn about the unique Hu Yeh religion, only existing in Xingang

Experience the rare art of Koji ceramics

▴ Experience the rare art of Koji ceramics

ITINERARY

  • Pickup
    09:00 Pick up in front of TRA Chiayi Train Station
  • Point
    09:30 Visit Fengtian Temple
  • Experience
    10:30 Making traditional incense
  • Meal
    12:00 Lunch
  • Point
    13:30 Visit Xingang Shuixian Temple
  • Point
    15:00 Learn Koji ceramics at Bantaoyao
  • Experience
    16:00 Cycling experience around the local area
  • Pickup
    18:00 Drop off at TRA Chiayi Train Station
*In the event of inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances, MyTaiwanTour reserves the right to alter tour itinerary.
  • Meal :
    Breakfast : X | Lunch : O| Dinner : X
  • Duration :
    9 hrs
  • Pick-up :
    TRA Chiayi Train Station
  • Drop-Off :
    TRA Chiayi Train Station
  • Group Size :
    6-14 people
  • Language :
    English

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DETAILS

Inclusions

  • Professional English guide
  • All entry fee
  • Lunch
  • Travel insurance

Exclusions

  • Private transportation from your accommodation to pick-up/drop-off point
  • Gratuity

Cancellation Policy

Tour requires a minimum of 6 guests.
We will do our best to accommodate individual travelers by placing them on tours with other guests. In the event an individual traveler cannot be so accommodated, guests will be offered an alternative tour of equal value or full refund.

Cancellations are permitted up until 48 hours before departure with a 15% cancellation fee.
Cancellations made 48 hours or less before departure are non-refundable.

There will be a 100% charge for no-shows. No-shows are defined as (1) Arriving 15 minutes late for Day Tours; (2) Arriving 1 hour late for Multi-day tours and custom tours.

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* Tour requires a minimum of 6 guests
* Book 2 days in advance (GMT+8 09:00)
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