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 Cruise Train Tour for Alishan Forest Railway Starts Reservation on September 9
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 [ Publish Date ] 2015/09/15
 This season the cruise train tour for the Alishan Forest Railway will guide everyone to explore peaceful tea plantation. Alishan Railway runs across the Chiayi City, Zhuqi Township, Meishan Township and Alishan Township. The only station situated within Meishan Township is the Liyuanliao Station.

Liyuanliao Station is a non-personnel watch station which is so called half station. Therefore, not many trains stop at that station. However, nearby the station is an observatory deck surrounded with Acacia confuse trees which impressed by both one of the Japanese princes and Mr. Chiang-Kai Shek, Taiwan former president. Liyuanliao was known for its timber in early years and its name was also earned through historical background. At that time, numerous people came to this area to make ploughs by using local timber. Therefore, they built many sheds in support of temporary residence.

For the details regarding the itinerary, please refer to the attached file. Each group is limited to 100 members. The reservation fee for this tour is NTD 800. Children aged under 6 and without occupying any seats are entitled to free train tickets.

The reservation for cruise train tour is divided into two types, group passenger and general passenger. For group passengers, the reservation is required to be made 29 days earlier prior to the departure date while the general passengers can only start making the reservation 15 days earlier. Please note that group passenger should be at least 10 people but less than 40 people. The dates for this season’s cruise train tour are listed as follows:
October: 7th , 14th , 21st, and 28th.
November: 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th.
December: 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd.

For reservation, please dial 886-5-229010 or 886-5-2256018 after 10am. This tour can only be reserved in advance by phone. No on-site registration is allowed and passengers without tickets cannot board the train. Please be advised that cancellation is applicable if the payment is not made within 3 days after registration.
 
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