Guguan Visitor Center cum Hot Spring Culture Center
Guguan Visitor Center, which is also a hot spring culture center, is situated 500 meters from the entrance sign of Guguan Scenic Area. The Center’s theme is a hot spring, and it provides information, literature, forming process, types, etiquette, etc., of hot springs. The three-story building comprises first floor, basement 1 and basement 2. Besides information on hot springs, it also provides information on attractions, transportation enquiry, charging facilities, basic medical equipment, Atayal costume experience, etc.
The Center has Taiwan's tourism mascot, OhBear, dressed in hot spring fashion, and provides commemorative chops, where visitors can take pictures and affix the chops to capture the memorable moments of the trip. The seats and tables in the resting area are in soft light green, and face the park. Visitors can feast their eyes on a vast expanse of green by simply looking out, making them feel closer to nature. A painting of people bathing in the outdoor hot spring is hung on the wall of the center, depicting the enjoyable image of bathing in the hot spring while surrounded by the mountains. After learning about hot spring water properties, types and benefits, visitors can appreciate the ease and happiness portrayed by the painting, and be ready to embark on a relaxing hot spring tour.
The outdoor area offers vast greenery, which is suitable for people to chat, rest and picnic. Activities such as singing and dance performances are irregularly held at the square. The outdoor foot spa is the Center’s highlight, making it different from other visitor centers. Visitors can sit by the pool and soak their feet. One pool is pure hot spring, while the other also contains doctor fish, which will nibble and tickle your feet. It shall be noted that large or sudden movements may scare the fish away.
Taiwan Tour Bus:
tour name：Hakka Winery and Guguan Tour (one-day tour)
Pick up➜Tu Niu Hakka Culture Museum (1 hr)➜Sweet Charm Farm Winery (wine tasting and vinegar health drinks) (40 mins)➜Lunch (1 hr)➜Guguan hot spring bath (2 hrs)➜Guguan Hot Spring Cultural Center and Guguan Hot Spring Park (30 mins)➜Sun cake tasting (10 mins)➜Return