Bilu Sacred Tree
Among Taiwan's native trees, the Lunta fir is the tallest. They can exceed more than 70 meters and can be used for reforestation.
Because the topography near Bilu Sacred Tree is very complex, the temperature increases with altitude and it is often crowned with clouds and mist, various tree species are intermingled here. The highest layer of the forest is conifers such as Chinese spruce (Picea morrisonicola Hayata.), Taiwan hemlock [Tsuga chinensis (Franch.) Pritz. ex Diels var. formosana (Hayata) Li,] and Lunta fir. Below them are evergreen broadleaf species with some deciduous species mixed in.
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Bus:From Hualien Railway Station, please take Hualien Bus 1141 bound for Lishan-1141 (served one bus daily only) and alight at Bilu Sacred Tree. If there are highway construction works during weekdays, the bus schedule might be vary due to the construction traffic control.
Driving:1. From Taroko follow the Central Cross-Island Highway (Provincial Highway 8) westward to Bilu Sacred Tree at 127.6 km.
2. From Mt. Hehuan (Provincial Highway 14A) or Dayuling (Provincial Highway 8) areas, follow the Central Cross-Island Highway eastwards to 127.6 km.