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Reviewed yesterday

Stunning scenery, debatably, on par with our own National Parks in the US. The trails are well maintained and easily accessible.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Harrydavis2008
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had back luck with the weather as it was raining, but on the other side I think the colours of the rocks were enhanced, adding some beauty. Shakadang trail is rather easy and you just walk along the river. Geological layers are largely exposed...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KrisD_pl
Reviewed 3 July 2019

It's a long and leisurely stroll next to the river. Make sure you walk beyond the village for the most spectacular boulders in the river. Once you've seen these you can turn back as there's not much interesting beyond. Avoid 9 am to 12 noon...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jgraz6829
Reviewed 28 June 2019 via mobile

This is, in my opinion, the most impressive trail of Taroko Gorge. The water is blue green, and the scenery is amazingly beautiful. If you don’t have much time, you still should visit this place.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank kimitakas
Reviewed 9 June 2019

Not so difficult and just a lovely walk following the river, had some stunning overhangs etc. Not too busy either

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank L_and_RBrisbane
Reviewed 6 June 2019 via mobile

The walk is pleasant and very doable for all ages if you can manage the 100 odd steps to the bridge. Beautiful and breathtaking views all along the walk. You can see the geological Rick formations and blue waters through the Taroko National Park in...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Guddi72
Reviewed 5 June 2019 via mobile

We accessed from the Taroko Visitor Center on foot. Free parking and short walk through tunnel. Loved the rope bridge and suspension bridge! Walk was great. Tons of spiders, butterflies, lizards and ecology to study. Walking (literally) IN the mountainside was very cool. This hike...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank infinitely-moving
Reviewed 4 June 2019

We did half of the walking trail, which took us as far as the snack bars (you should get the aboriginal sausage, by the way. Just be sure to hold a napkin so that your hand holding the stick doesn't get greasy). The hike has...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank TYPSUKR
Reviewed 7 May 2019 via mobile

At the midpoint of the Trail, there are 5 huts selling wares, manned by the aborigines that stay in the Taroko National Park. The sausage sold is very yummy - there are aborigine spices in the recipe and it was so good that I had...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank IntrepidGoose
Reviewed 21 April 2019

We hiked this in the morning with no bad weather; honestly my favorite hike was Swallow's Grotto, an easy walk though caves along the gorge. This trail leads you to (or past) on Indigenous tribal area where they sell sausages on a stick. Since there...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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connieyhlai
1 July 2019|
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Response from jack M | Reviewed this property |
I would not advise it. It would be quite troublesome for her and for anyone who would have to help her. Sorry.
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dor66
5 June 2018|
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Response from thi hoang trang n |
Hi, it will take you only 1 hour if you go to the pipe then come back. The scene is all the same so I think it's enough to explore.
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28 February 2018|
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Response from CHM_LifeIsGood | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you go there around 8:00am to 8:30am as there are more travellers and also the place is not lighted. It can be dangerous as there is lossen rocks falling from the cliff on top.
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