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Taroko Gorge Small-Group, Full-Day Tour from Hualien City

From US$58.00
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  • Taroko Gorge hiking tour limited to eight for a more personalized experience
  • Hiking means you can leave crowds behind
  • Travel by climate-controlled vehicle to enjoy a comfortable day
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Taroko Gorge Small-Group, Full-Day Tour from Hualien City
From US$58.00
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Taroko Gorge Small-Group, Full-Day Tour from Hualien City
US$58.00
Overview
Hike Taroko Gorge on a small-group walking tour of Taroko National Park from Hualien that explores some of the park’s most spectacular places, including Qingshui Cliff, Eternal Spring Shrine, and Swallow Grotto. Following easy, laid-back trails in Taroko National Park, you’ll experience an uncrowded side of Taroko Gorge, walking with a guide and group that’s limited to eight people to ensure a more personalized experience.
What to Expect
Meet a driver at your Hualien hotel and then board a climate-controlled vehicle for the trip to Taroko National Park. Your first sight of the national park will be the soaring rock at Qingshui Cliff, where you can get a glimpse of the traditional fishing culture that still thrives on Taiwan’s coast. From there, start hiking on the 1.9-mile (3-kilometer) Shakadang Trail, which follows a bright blue stream and a series of sedimentary rocks.

Continue to Eternal Spring Shrine and Swallow Grotto, among Taroko Gorge’s most beloved spots, donning a helmet for protection against falling rocks. When you’re ready for lunch, you’ll have a great chance to try the island’s traditional cuisine by purchasing a meal in a restaurant that’s owned by indigenous Taiwanese people.

The tour concludes with drop-off at the original departure point.
Reviews (37)
1 - 5 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
Would recommend

We were very lucky to have Vincent as our guide, he's one of few English speaking guides around. Because he used to work with Taroko National Park, he knows the history, the best spot for photo takings and when to avoid the crowd. He has...More

Thank Dionis T
Reviewed 1 week ago
Pick Roy for your tour guide!!

Roy was the highlight of my whole trip!! He's so funny and super energetic. We were laughing all day long. Don't be fooled by his age - he can walk briskly and gives precise explanations which are not long and boring. Not to mention, he...More

Thank Berz0
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Spectacular day trip!

We just spent 10 days in Taipei and wanted to do a day trip to Taroko Gorge. We took the train from Taipei and were met at the station by our guide, Vincent. He is friendly, enthusiastic, and in all took very good care of...More

1  Thank JLouiseH82018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Discover Taroom Gorge with an excellent guide

This was our first time to Taiwan and Hualien was our first stop. Our guide William and his assistant Jeff were very keen to show the many interesting sights. William was very knowledgeable and included some context and details around each location. At lunch we...More

Thank Jeffroley
Reviewed 7 September 2018
Mountain, Water, Heart

I recommend this group tour because: - Well-paced itinerary that is flexible and sensitive to the dynamics of the group - A sincere tour guide (William Ho*) You will walk away from this group tour: - With a general overall understanding of the gorge, Hualien...More

Thank FannT2
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Patricia P
7 May 2018|
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Response from wukongsun | Reviewed this property |
We did the trip by HSR to Tainan, and then regular train around the south end, through Fangliao, and back north to Hualien.
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