Jiufen is like a small town for tourist destination
Shifen is well known for its waterfalls
To get there:
-Jiufen: train to ruifang then bus to jiufen
-Shifen: train to ruifang then another train to shifen. 36 NT to and fro.
Train station at Rui Fang
train schedule from Rui Fang to Shi Fen
my bad attempt at stitching a panorama picture of the waterfall. 80 NT into the waterfalls.
there is a goat farm, chicken farm, koi pond, feeding of animals, swings, cafes all in that waterfall area.
train schedule from Shi Fen back to Rui Fang
then bus from Rui Fang to Jiu Fen
peanut ice cream wrap
wonderful touristy gifts