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“seafood”(137 reviews)
“ferry ride”(36 reviews)
“rent a bike”(21 reviews)
Haian Rd., Qijin Dist., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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All reviews seafood ferry ride rent a bike day trip black sand light house the main street sea breeze street food local food kaohsiung city clams orange line spend half a day nice place local culture mrt line
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful and peaceful place. The beach is quite nearby. If you use the mrt card to buy ferry tickets, you get 50% off, recommend to use.

Thank louiso723
Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a great place to go to eat, relax and people watch. It all starts with a ferry ride over. Once over there you can walk or hire bikes to explore. Large beach to walk along. Heaps of street food. A great day out for...More

Thank Livetotravel747
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So this island is reachable by a short ferry ride from mainland Kaohsiung ferry jetty. The ferries are very comfortable and the tickets are very reasonable too. On the way to the island you get a good view of ships coming in and going out...More

Thank Gautam K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used our MRT tickets got on the ferry, deducted 20 dollars per person per journey. Blinking your eye then reached the island and we tried 🦑 BBQ, bubble tea, pig blood, and others don’t know their names. Great national destination.

Thank 629jennyg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would say my time here was the highlight of my time in Kaoshiung. It's really convenient and easy to get here. Do note you can pay for the short ferry ride using your metro card. It was a great place to rent a bike...More

Thank Phoebe T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cijin Island is only five minutes away from Gushan Ferry Pier. To tour the island you can walk, ride a bicycle/ motorize bicycle or take a taxi. The island is quite big and offer nice views of the sea especially from the fort at the...More

1  Thank yesjasontan
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

An island, with some sightseeing areas such as the Cijin town centre, the beach, fort, etc. For us, the highlight was the motorised cycle we rented. With it, we had a smashing time covering the length of the beach. Otherwise it would have been alot...More

4  Thank WengKeeLeong
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We reached at 12pm and the temperature was 33’C. A walk is required from shiziwan station. You can either rent a bike from shiziwan station and pay extra to ferry it to Cijin or to rent electric or normal bike inside Cijin. We had seafood...More

2  Thank Mei112788
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Nice place for morning walk, but seriously nothing much to see here Only require a short ferry ride of less than 10 mins to reach. Ferry terminal walking distance from MRT.

1  Thank bennyvectra
Reviewed 30 May 2018

A pleasant place to spend a few hours in. The main attraction of the island i.e. the giant seashell is relatively far (i.e. 20 minutes walk) from the jetty. As such, it is recommended to rent an electric bike to navigate around for convenience. Tip:...More

2  Thank hello_there10
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marivic g
16 October 2018|
Response from Greg J |
Hi Maravic G, I just saw a sign for Camping Area right on the sea front next to the gigantic acoustic shell monument.
7 June 2018|
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Response from Mei112788 | Reviewed this property |
If you can skip the lighthouse, you can reach about 4pm.. because 2pm will be really hot and not recommended with elderly. since sunset is at 630pm, try to avoid the heat. We rent 2.5 hours electric bike and able to visit... More
13 August 2017|
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Response from BettyFung | Reviewed this property |
More than enough as the island is very small and not worth stay more than half day.