The whole recreational area is plum area.
Since the place has great view and beautiful scenery, it is great to
promote recreational agriculture. This area is suitable for temperate fruit,
especially plum and oriental plum. Besides,
there are a couple nice hot spring villas in this area.
Before and after the annual New Year's Day held a bath to enjoy plum activities,
there are plum plum Lee activities after the Lunar New Year,
Autumn and winter cool season suitable for hiking, bathing flowers viewing.

This area has been approved by the Council of Agriculture since 1990
and is located at the northeast side of Polaris in
Liougu District with a total area of about 426 hectares.

  • Baolai Hot Spring Area

    The hot spring came from the branch of Peinong River. It belongs to Na2CO3 hot spring that came from the slate area of the Central Range. Along the both sides of Zhongzheng Road, there are hot spring hotels and spa villas. It is located on the cross point of Taiwan Provincial Highway 20 and South Cross-Island Highway. It is the place that could offer the traveler to rest, to ease the tiredness and accommodation.

    Contact:
    Taiwan Provincial Highway 20 at 81K, Baolai village, Liugui district, Kaohsiung City

  • Shihba Luohanshan (Eighteen Buddhist Disciples Mountain)

    It is located by Taiwan Provicial Highway 27 next to the Peinong River. According to the historical documents, it was the guardian deity of the Liugui residents. If you go into the mountain during your leisure time, you would find wild animals such as squirrels and monkeys jumping up and down. The scenery changes at different perspective, showing the beauty. Shihba Luohanshan is the best geographical scenery in Liugui area.

    Contact:
    No. 66, Fuxing Lane, Wenwu Village, Liugui District, Kaohsiung city

  • Yiguandao Tiantai taoist site

    Shenwei TiantaiShan is a Yiguandao Taoist site, located by the Taiwan Provincial Highway 28. The jade Buddha was made by the biggest white jade in Asia. Looking for distance, the architecture rises straight up the mountains with a solemn and respectful feeling that arose one to stand in awe.

    Contact:
    No.81, Sanmin Rd., Hsinliao Village, Liugyi District, Kaohsiung City

 

There are plum, bamboo, mango, jujube, peach, pear, persimmon, ginger, aiyu jelly, and tea in Zhulin Recreational Agriculture Park.

The total area of the plum tree is 400 hectares, a new place for plum viewing in southern Taiwan. There is a plum viewing trail from Zui Yue Zhai to Lai’s. The most beautiful part is the red plum trees that planted only for viewing. The blossom is around the 1st of January, the fragrance and blossom together create a pleasant and enjoyable walk.

The pluming viewing season is during wintertime, which is also the perfect timing for hot spring. There are hot springs B&B in the recreation area. The view and the scenery are pleasant. This is the best choice for holidays. The peak season of green plum is during tomb swiping day to dragon boat festival. Some farmer’s would hold picking plum DIY activity.

The Lin’s garden under the observation deck is the area for jujube and juicy peach. In March, the peach blossom season is also the same time for cherry blossom, you could enjoy both. And if you are lucky enough, you might be able to see the red and white chimney in the Xingda Harbor from here.

The Yangyi Villa is elevation 1,250 high. Their tea garden is managed with organic way. There are many insects living in there. And the tea leaves that touched by the Jacobiasca formosana, through the artificial process, became the Dongfang Meiren tea that has special fruit fragrance.

 

Recommended tour

The plank road is behind Bailai Elementary School, is the most approachable route in Bailai hot spring area for the public. The whole route is under shade of tree. The large vehicles could park in front of Fulong temple. There is a professional plum producing area near Bailai Zhulin Recreational Park, and there are some B&B equipped with hot spring facility. The view is splendid and tranquil which makes it a top choice for vacation.

There is another plum viewing trail (difficulty: ☆☆). The best time for plum viewing is one month before 1st January, and one month after. Following the indicators at Tsu Huei Temple, heading toward Zui Yue Zhai, one would find the plum path, which is the easiest plum-viewing trail to parking lot. The plum tree had grown big. Whenever the blossom season, it is like a floral snow with the plum blossom fragrance. It is an impressive grand sight to see the mountain covered by white plum blossom. Second, the vulture seeing path from Yangyi villa to Lin Rui-sheng farmhouse and the firefly admiration path by Meikuang B&B would be better to have the B&B host or local guide to lead the way. In this recreational area, there is pear blossom after plum blossom. Plum picking would start from tomb sweeping day. May is the season for firefly admiration. The trip could be arranged with the Miatungusu (indigenous ritual) in January in Taoyuan district, the lily blossom during May and June, the rafting season during May to October, and the hot spring activity during winter.

Other sites that are suitable for young generation are paintball game, mountain training field, river tracing, and dune buggy.

The featured products are aiyu jelly, Champion partridge, and plum products.

For blossom viewing and tourist information:
Contact Baolai Tourist Center: +886-7-6881001 Or Zhulin Recreational Agricultural Development Association: +886-7-688-2225 or +886-932-971-160

  • Golden-cultivar Mango

    Season: May to August

    product description:
    The environment in Liugui District is beautiful and the water supply is sufficient. Other than the various natural resources, their agricultural products are famous as well. Golden-cultivar mango is one of the featured products of Liugui District. The farming area of golden mango in Liugui is around 650 hectares. The peak season is around May to August every year.

    Golden-cultivar mango is bred by the farmer, Huang Jin Huang, in 1960s. The shape is as big as a papaya, and the average weight is 1.2 kilograms. It tastes sweet and without sour, has really good quality.

  • Shading nets papaya

    Season: whole year

    product description:
    Xinwei area is located in the upperstream of Peinong River. The water is clean and abundant, without pollution and is convenient for irrigation. This area has sandy soil, and it has good drainage system during the rain season.

    The growing season is between November to February. The specie is Tainong No.2. There are papaya whole year, and the peak season is November till May. The fruit during this season has the best quality, sweetness, taste, color, and most of all, the competitiveness on the market.

  • “Black diamond” wax apple

    Season: October to May or June next year

    product description:
    Luigui has fertile soil, sufficient rain, and there is a big difference in the temperature between day and night. And this area is less affected by typhoon; therefore, this is the best area to grow wax apple.

    The wax apple that grow here has good quality and big. It is juicy and sweet with good taste. It is the most popular and the representative agricultural product of Liugui District.

 

Contact

Name: Liugui Township Farmer’s AssociatIon
Contact: Ms. Miss Chiu
Tel: (07)689-3575
ADD:No.107, Guangfu Rd., Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)

 
 
Recommended farms, accommodations, and restaurants
Recommended farm TEL Services ADD
Langshan Farm (07)688-2228
0932-971-160
Plum DIY, plum Museum, and plum products No.140-8, Zhongzheng Rd., Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Shishan Pepper Farm (07)679-1798 Farm guide, pepper products, pepper tea pepper chicken, and so on. No.78, Shishan, Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Jin Pu Da Southeast Asian Cuisine Theme Restaurant (07)688-2680 restaurant No.18-26, Baolai 2nd Ln., Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Qing Yi Xuan creative cuisine (07)679-1699 restaurant No.90-0, Xinkai, Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Recommended accommodation TEL Services ADD
Langshan Farm: Zui Yue Zhai (07)688-1234 restaurant, accommodation, hot spring No.60, Zhulin, Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Mei Kuang B&B 0937-362-827 ecological guide , restaurant, accommodation No.63-12, Zhulin, Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Lailai SPA Resort 0937-313-197 restaurant, hot spring, accommodation No.63-12, Zhulin, Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Spa Bora Landscape bamboo Vacation Resort 0912-110-525 restaurant, hot spring, accommodation No.7, Zhulin, Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
No.26 Corner Villa Resort (07)688-1233 restaurant, hot spring, accommodation No.18-26, Baolai 2nd Ln., Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Grand Orchid Village Resort (07)688-2231 restaurant, hot spring, accommodation No.36-30, Baolai 2nd Ln., Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Baolai SPA Village (07)688-1717 restaurant, hot spring, accommodation No.36, Baolai 2nd Ln., Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Shanyanvilla (07)688-2838 restaurant, hot spring, accommodation No.19, Zhulin, Liugui Dist., Kaohsiung City 844, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
  • TengJhih Coffee

    The coffee of Malishan is a mountain heirloom coffee that grows in the Taoyuan area. The elevation is 1,500 meters high. Grass cultivation is applied. Grass cultivation means that let the grass to grow in the field, or plant some grass or green manure crop to avoid using herbicide, emphasizing not using synthetics pesticides to weed or kill pests and diseases. The coffee that grows by nature farming, the taste has rich mellowness, and is popular among customers.

    Tel: 0912-987-358、0921-668-687
    ADD:No.84-2, Meishan Ln., Taoyuan Dist., Kaohsiung City 848, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    Kaohsiung Products Store—post office branch:No.177, Zhongzheng 3rd Rd., Xinxing Dist., Kaohsiung City 800, Taiwan (R.O.C.) 07-261-6508