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2023 Siraya Grassland Festival:A hot air balloon tour above beautiful grassland. Let’s have a hot air balloon ride!

2023 Siraya Grassland Festival
       Featuring a vast grassland, the Guantian Visitor Center of Siraya National Scenic Area Administration, Tourism Bureau, Ministry of the Transportation and Communications (MOTC) has held various series of activities since its launch, aiming to provide visitors with Siraya’s unique grassland activities. The series activities of the “2023 Siraya Grassland Festival” will take place on the weekends between April 22 and May 1.

       A press conference themed on hot air balloon was taken place at the Guantian Visitor Center today (on the 15th) to invite citizens and visitors to “have a hot air balloon ride”.Deputy CEO of Yunlin-Chiayi-Tainan Joint Service Center, Executive Yuan Li Pi-ching; Legislators of Tainan City Kuo Kuo-wen, Lai Hui-yuan and Chen Ting-fei; Councilors of Tainan City Chen Chiu-hung, Wu Tung-lung and Yu jung-chih all attended the press conference, in person or by representation, under an invitation. Director of Guantian District Chen Jen-wei; Leader of the Great Siraya Tourism Union and Director of Liuying Jianshanpi Resort Chen Yung-cheng; Director of Tainan City Siraya Tourism Industry Association and Chairman of Tainan Hot Spring Association Lin Hsien-tang; and other guests also attended this grand event. This year, Guantian Visitor Center has specially organized various themed activities and splendid shows, including the “Hot Air Balloon Festival”, “Hot Air Balloon Projection Mapping Show”, “Grassland Music Festival”, “Fur Babies’ Sports Day”, “Family Party Day”, “Grassland Market” and so on. All people are invited to come here to enjoy the scenic greenery and experience the green life of Siraya Grassland!

        Director of the Siraya National Scenic Area Administration, Tourism Bureau, MOTC Hsu Chen-neng expressed that Guantian Visitor Center not only had a splendid grassland featured with unique installation arts, but also was one of the hottest check-in places that many Instagram models loved to take photos. This year, the Center has specially added the element of hot air balloon into the festival to meet people’s expectations and to have fun together with them by demonstrating grand and scenic view of the Hot Air Balloon Festival.

        The first series activity “Grassland Music Festival” will take place on April 22 for two days. A number of bends, including the winner of the Golden Melody Award for Best Vocal Collaboration PiA; the dual lead vocals with the warm and healing voice Neci and Ken; and the Pop punk creation bend PA PUN BAND, totally 8 bends will perform in a relay at the festival to create the atmosphere for grassland market and picnic music festival.The second hot air balloon themed series activity will launch during the long weekend of Labor Day between April 29 and May 1 and is offered with a limited quantity: By spending only NT$500, you will be able to have a tour in the sky and the tour is offered to only 160 persons each day. To experience the feeling of rising into the sky on a hot air balloon, people can purchase the ticket on site; contact South East Travel Service (SETTOUR), Sheng Lung Travel Service or Flying Top Tour for purchasing related experiencing tour; or book a stay at Wusanto Huching Resort Hotel, Guanziling Reikei Hot Spring Resort, Guanziling Lichiuan Hot Sprint Resort or Liuying Jianshanpi Resort to receive a hot air balloon ride ticket. In addition, a cute mini hot air balloon of Oh Bear will also join you to enjoy the great fun of flying in the sky.The Center has specially arranged a “Hot Air Balloon Projection Mapping Show” in the evening on April 29. Let’s enjoy the great fun together with the rhythm of music and feel the exciting atmosphere together with the hot air balloons turning up their flame. Let’s enjoy the visual and audio excitements together with the special effects of light and shadows!

        During the long weekend of Labor Day between April 29 and May 1, the Center not only holds hot air balloon activities, but also the bustling grassland and market activities. On April 29, a series activities of the “Family Part Day” will take place with fun level challenges, Taiko performance, interactive balloon shows and so on. All families with the children are invited to have fun here! On April 30, the “ Fur Babies Sports Day” will take place with the offering of fresh food DIY activity and fur baby seminar. All the owners of fur babies are invited to enjoy the great fun here.

       For more information, please visit the official website and Facebook Fanpage of the Siraya National Scenic Area Administration.

►Series activities
Grassland Music Festival2023/4/22-2315:00-18:00
Hot Air Balloon Festival2023/4/9-30,2023/5/105:30-07:30
Hot Air Balloon Projection Mapping Show2023/4/2918:30-20:00
Grassland Music Festival2023/4/29-30,2023/5/115:00-18:00
Family Party Day2023/4/2915:00-18:00
Fur Babies’ Sports Day2023/4/3015:00-18:00
Grassland Market2023/4/22-23,

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