Magong

The capital of the Penghu Islands is a laid-back, historic town with plenty of sights and snack food specialities.

North Sea Islands (Penghu Archipelago)

Snorkel in the turquoise waters surrounding Xianjiao and Mudou islets.

Wangan Island (Penghu Archipelago)

Spend the night on this tiny islet, the annual nesting site of the endangered green sea turtle.

Kinmen

Just a few kilometres from China, this former battleground features extensive tunnels, war museums, ancestral halls and unique hybrid architecture.

Beigan (Matsu Islands)

Stroll secluded beaches, sample superb seafood and stay the night in Qinbi Village.

Dongyin (Matsu Islands)

The most dramatic scenery in the Matsu Islands, with sheer cliffs plunging to the sea, capped by the lonely Dongyong Lighthouse.

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