Tropic of Cancer Marker
Between the tropics and the subtropics
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Sec. 2, Zhongzheng S. Rd., Fengbin Township, Hualien County MAP
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【First day】 The Tropic of Cancer Landmark → Xiuguluan River → Kiwit
【Second day】 Jici Beach → Fanshuliao → Shuilian ＆ Niou Mountain
Going south: Follow Highway 11 to Taidong, pass Zhangyuan. At the 70 marker, you will see The Tropic of Cancer Landmark.
Going north: Follow Highway 11 and go north. Pass Yue Cave and Changhong Bridge, at the 70 marker, you will see The Tropic of Cancer Landmark.
Going south: Take a bus from the Bus Station in front of Hualien Train Station to Fengbin, Jingpu, or buses that go to Taitung.
Going north: Take a bus from the Taiwan Tour Bus or from Ding Dong Bus that go to Hualien by the coastal line in front of Taitung Train Station.
- Follow Highway 11 and go south. On the way, you will pass Zhangyuan, and at the end you will see the destination at the 70 kilometer marker.
- 1.The Tropic of Cancer at 23.5 degrees north latitude is the northen border of earth of the direct sunlight; In other words, on the summer solstice, the sun rises in the east and goes down in the west following the latitude. To coordinate this phenomenon, the tower is designed with a slit in the midle of the structure, so that visitors can observe this phenomenon.