Have you tried the hottest, most popular water activity, yet? SUP is available in many locations around Taiwan. Each SUP experience is unique depending on the local views and surroundings, which is the beauty and fun of SUP. SUP, or Stand Up Paddle, is also referred to as SUP surfing, or SUP boarding in Taiwan. This sport is a combination of surfing and canoeing and has become very popular overseas and in Taiwan in recent years. This water activity is highly recommended and a popular Instagramable water sport.
You can experience SUP at the forest lagoon right in Taitung City, at the Taitung Forest Park. The destination is a short ten-minute drive from the city where you will find a natural lagoon by the park. The safe and undisturbed environment is located at the Beinan River Estuary where you can see where the sky meets the ocean and enjoy the city and ocean views. Being surrounded by forestry, diverse flora and fauna is making you feel like you are in a tropical rainforest. Relax and immerse yourself in the refreshing phytoncide of the forest. The SUP activity is beginner friendly and suitable for the whole family, so come and try it out now!
The forest lagoon next to the Taitung Forest Park boasts clear, vast, and still waters. The surrounding green forestry creates a beautiful and natural scene. There are no waves or currents in the still lagoon, making the waters perfect for beginners and all age groups to experience SUP boarding. You can even bring your fur babies to join in on the fun. Enjoy the lovely natural scenes of Taitung Forest Park while you paddle along the tranquil waters and explore a whole new world with your friends in a safe environment.
When you are standing on the board and casually paddling along, you can truly experience how clear and still the water is. You’ll be able to see the fish and aquatic plants at the bottom of the lagoon while enjoying the reflection of the scenery on the waters. Feel the gentle wind brush against your face and experience a unique time of SUP. The SUP of Taitung is a slow pace, relaxing, and refreshing one. Experience being healed by nature in the relaxed and slow Taitung pace.
Though SUP is relatively safe, all water activities still require caution and safety measures. Be especially careful about selecting suitable water conditions for the activity, and having certified and professional coaches to ensure a fun and safe experience. Many organizations provide SUP activities available, you may find package deals for Taitung Forest Park Lagoon SUP experiences that include coaches that ensure a safe and fun experience, while also filming and recording the entire activity so that you will have footage to relive the experience any time you wish. Come try out a scenic, fun, and relaxing activity at the Taitung Forest Park Lagoon SUP experience.
SUP is a water activity that originated in Hawaii. The sport combines surfing and hand-paddling elements and is quick and relatively easy to pick up. SUP is suitable for many types of water and participants. Whether you are looking for peace and tranquility, or excitement and challenge, SUP can offer a chance to interact with nature in a unique way.
You can partake in SUP all seasons of the year. Lakes and rivers are less prone to the effects of seasonal changes, making it possible to participate in SUP all year round. For SUP on the ocean, the ideal time typically falls between May and October as the currents and waves are relatively still during these months.
SUP is an easy sport to pick up, providing exercise and entertainment. Besides enjoying the paddling and water, you can also take in lovely local views. As you will be on the boards for quite some time during the experience, we suggest avoiding hours with high UV levels. Try going in the mornings or afternoons for a cooler experience. When timed correctly, you may even get to view the sunrise or sunset. Trying different and new activities can help you slow down your pace of life. If you’re looking for a way to relax and connect with nature, then the Taitung Forest Park Lagoon SUP experience might just be the perfect fit for you.