Taiwan's tropical-to-temperate spectrum of climatic zones and contrasting topographies has endowed the island with a rich diversity of flora and fauna. Some 70 species of mammals, 500 species of birds (40 percent of which reside on the island all year round), 90 species of reptiles, 30 species of amphibians, 2,700 species of fish, and 18,000 identified species of insects (including some 400 butterfly species) are known to inhabit Taiwan. The abundant plant life in Taiwan includes 610 species of ferns, 28 species of gymnosperms, and 3,600 species of angiosperms.
This trip is a showcase of Taiwan's ecology as a whole. We do not focus on one particular field but put each species in context - both in the human context as well as in the natural world. As we travel between the various habitats around Taiwan we will be visiting the key cultural and scenic highlights of this fascinating country along the way. We do not compromise on your comfort and convenience as we move from city to national park to scenic area. Tell us how you want to experience what in this surprising environment.
Includes all expenses while in-country/on tour. Excludes flights to Taiwan.
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