MiaoliA Mountainous County with Benevolent Simplicity
Nestled among mountains, Miaoli is famous for its beautiful views, rich ecology, local colors and Hakka culture. Nicknamed “Mountainous County,” Miaoli boasts tourist attractions like the widely known Sanyi Woodcarving Village as well as the ruins of the Longteng Bridge and Shengxing station along the old mountain railway line. Festivals year-round further add charm to the county, including the Sanyi International Wood Carving Art Festival, The Hakka Tung Blossom Festival, Taian Hot Spring Festival, Pastaai Festival of the Saisiyat tribe, Dahu Strawberry Season, and Tongxiao Ocean Carnival. The various thematic festivals make Miaoli a splendid tourist destination.