Conference Field Tour

The Food Studies Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Field Tour.

Join other conference delegates on the Food Studies Field Tour!

The tour will embark from Kaohsiung and travel to Tainan: the ancient and Taiwan food capital. Guided tours of the Confucian Temple and Hayashi Department store will be provided before breaking for lunch at the Du Hsiao Yueh Restaurant home of the "Snack Banquet." A guided tour of the Wu Gardens will take place before embarking to Sun Moon Lake to enjoy a sunset walk and taste local street food, or visit one of the local restaurants. Then spend the night at the 4-star hotel: Lealea Hotel-Sun or Lealea Hotel Moon.

The second day will consist of tours of the Lu Kao Tea Plantation and Antique Assam Tea Farm. These include tea making tours and tea tastings with lunch provided. A bus will be provided at the end of the tour and will drop-off at Kaohsiung International Airport.

The price includes all tours, transportation, a one night stay at the hotel, and all meals except for dinner. The bus will drop off at Kaohsiung International Airport.

Book in advance as there are limited spots for this tour!

Tour Information

Dates: Saturday-Sunday, 26-27 October
Duration: 2 days
Cost: US$250.00

Booking: Booking for the Conference Field Tour can be made by clicking the button below. There is an option to include the tour in a full conference registration which can be booked through the link as well by selecting "Full Conference Registration with Field Tour." Please note, only reservations that have been paid in full will be considered confirmed. Simply requesting a reservation will not guarantee a place on the tour.