Directorate General of Customs
This is the tallest iron lighthouse in East Asia.
Tower Height: 131
Height of Focal Plane: 160
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 20 seconds; range 18 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Conical cast-iron tower with black and white bands.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1902
Date Present Tower Built: 1902
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
You can fly to Makung from Taiwan or get a boat from Kaohsiung. To visit the smaller islands you need to charter a boat.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!