Day trip

From Taipei: Taroko Gorge Full-Day Tour

From Taipei: Taroko Gorge Full-Day Tour

From US$ 140.64 per person

Discover one of the top natural wonders in Asia at Taroko National Park, famed for its stunning marble gorge on a day trip from Taipei.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 13 hours
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Live tour guide
Chinese, Japanese, English
Pickup included
Pickup is available from hotels or metro stations in downtown Taipei City. If the hotel lobby is located on an upper level, please meet the tour guide on the ground level of the hotel building. The exact pickup time will be provided by the local operator upon confirmation. Please note the pickup service cannot accommodate hotels in Neihu, Nangang, Shilin, Beitou, Wenshan District, and New Taipei City area.

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the world’s biggest marble gorge
  • Ramble through the trails and get a stunning view of the soaring marble cliffs
  • Enjoy a scenic ride along the Northeast and East Coast of the island
  • Marvel at the Qingshui Cliff, one of the island's "Eight Wonders"
Full description

Explore some of Taiwan's most stunning scenery on this full-day tour to Taroko National Park departing from Taipei. Ramble through the trails in the gorge and enjoy the stunning view of the soaring marble cliffs.

Meet your guide in the early morning, and enjoy a cozy ride to Hualien. Take a break at TCC DAKA Park, an ecological recycling factory and photo hotspot.

Walk along Shakadang Trail, with the crystal clear blue water of Liwu River running beside you. Head through the tunnels of Swallow Grotto and marvel at the view of the cliffs reaching up to the sky.

Stop by Cihmu Bridge (Motherly Devotion Bridge), an H-shape hanging bridge built of marble and named by Late President Chiang Jing-guo. Take a short break at a recreational area and have lunch at one of the restaurants in the park.

Head to Tunnel of Nine Turns, considered the most scenic section of Taroko Gorge. See the meander running through the deep and spectacular canyons from high above. Get a closer look at the faults and folds of the sheer marble cliffs, as well as the vegetation on the walls. Visit Eternal Spring Shrine, which commemorates the 225 military veterans who died during the construction of the Central Cross-Island Highway. End with a visual feast of the amazing Qingshui Cliff, one of the island's "Eight Wonders". Enjoy a sweeping view of a 21 kilometer stretch from the viewing platform before traveling back to Taipei Main Station.

Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Pickup and drop-off in Taipei
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch
  • Local General Liabilities Insurance
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Tour commentary will be provided in Mandarin, English, and Japanese.
  • Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The sequence and time of stay at tour stops may be adjusted according to the traffic/weather condition.
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Product ID: 405965