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  • Depart from Taipei towards Shifen waterfall by private car (1.5 hour).

  • Walk for an hour to discover the broadest waterfall in Taiwan, recessed within a beautiful forested mountainside setting, 20 metres (66 ft) in height and 40 metres (130 ft) in width. On a sunny day, there is a possibility of catching the view of a rainbow by the waterfall.

  • Another 15-20 minute walk from waterfall leads to the Shifen Old Street.

  • Get a rich understanding of its coal mining history.

  • Take photos by the Shifen railway branch line.

  • Shifen, get ready for the Sky Lantern Festival that is annually held here, and is increasingly getting recognized globally as a key international folklore event.

  • Get an opportunity to write wishes on the sky lantern, shared with other persons, before lighting up a candle at its base and releasing it.

  • Photograph the moment as it takes flight.

  • Return to Taipei by private car (1.5 hour).

  • The duration is about 5 hours and please arrange the start time between 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Locations visited
Shifen Old Street
Shifen Waterfall
Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival
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Enjoy Taiwan country landscape on the way to Shifen. Shifen is a town rich in culture and history which provide a nice glimpse at Taiwan's beautiful natural scenery. Travelers can create a Chinese Lantern (天燈) with a wish written on it to release into the sky. Besides, taste Shifen history and culture, eat local food when you walk in the Shifen old street.
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile
Fantastic tour company

I had 4 days to visit a Taiwan for a quick first look and decided to book this tour company. I have used Viator a lot without posting a lot of reviews however the service and focus on ensuring my expectations were met compelled me...More

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Felice C, 客戶關係經理 at MyProGuide, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Hi Jeff, We are glad to be a part of your Taiwan journey. Thank you for your high recommendation. We look forward to seeing you again and explore other Taiwan attractions soon! All the best.

Reviewed 4 April 2018
MyProGuide... THE BEST!!!

Unforgettable experience and wonderful memories to cherish and treasure! Thanks soooooooo much to Jo Wong, Miss Han and to Patrick who was always there to accommodate our every need and requests! We really appreciate all your big help and kindness! YOU WONT GO WRONG WITH...More

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Felice C, Guest Relations Manager at MyProGuide, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Yap, Thanks for your 5 star recommendation. I will forward your feedback to our teammates. See you next time!

Reviewed 2 April 2018
First Taiwan Experience

It was a fun experience and I experienced things I wouldn't have experienced elsewhere. It was a memorable experience. MyProGuide was very accommodating, and our tour guide, Patrick, helped us through the city and helped us book everything. Would recommend.

Thank Notch Y
Felice C, Guest Relations Manager at MyProGuide, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Hi Notch, thank you for the highly recommended. I'll forward your review to Patrick. We look forward to seeing you and your family soon.

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Best tour and giuide of Taiwan experience

We are a group of two families with young kids, and our tour guide, Pauline Yu was flexible and arranged our tour based on fun activities for kids and historical information for adults. She also has many secret spots for us to avoid the tour...More

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Felice C, Guest Relations Manager at MyProGuide, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Hi Jessica, Thanks for choosing MyProGuide and your 5 star recommendation. I'm glad that you and your family love our guidance service. Jiufen is one of the must-go attractions in Taiwan! There is very beautiful, right? Hope you can choose MyProGuide on your next Taiwan...More

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Very knowledgeable and accommodating tour guide

I am very satisfied with Proguide. Betty and Patrick (our tour guide) are very knowledgeable and went out of their way and made sure we had a good time in Taiwan. Joe is very hands-on as well and made sure were comfortable and very committed...More

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Felice C, Guest Relations Manager at MyProGuide, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Hi! Rose, You make my day. :) It is our pleasure to get your awesome and positive feedback. Your support and encouragement are making MyProGuide keep going. Of course, I will forward this review to my team. Good luck and keep in touch! :)

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