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Caishan Natural Park

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Home yard of Kaohsiung

The Shoushan National Nature Park is protected well and live the Taiwan macaques! Besides the... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Great day

Did the long route with my wife and must say it is spectacular, loads of monkeys and dogs(which... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
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No.350, Wansho Rd., Gushan Dist., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
+886 2 8771 2345
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

The Shoushan National Nature Park is protected well and live the Taiwan macaques! Besides the beautiful trees and the rocks of coral reef combined it special scenarios! I recommend you all to come to visit Kaohsiung in winter or spring seasons! As I supposed these...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Did the long route with my wife and must say it is spectacular, loads of monkeys and dogs(which won't bother you if you don't bother them...). The views from the pavilions are amazing as well as the actual walk. Steps wind through coral and limestone...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Roam210247
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Monkey mountain as it;s called by locals is such a fun hike right in Kaohsiung. You will always see lots of monkeys and there are loads of trails. If you don't want to get lost, stick to the stairs go up to the top and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
6  Thank CrystinePolk
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This hike is relaxing, inviting, and has great views. Not relatively intense in comparison to other trails on the island. I did not make it to the top because...well of the monkeys (and the sun setting down). I recommend wearing comfortable shoes and storing your...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank ኣሪያም ኣ
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Went hiking with my friends and saw so many monkeys !!!! Definitely a most go when you visit kaohsiung :)

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank BeatriceL1012
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We were lucky enough to have our daughter arrange a monkey tour with an English interpreter and the "monkey whisperers". It was a father and daughter who have been researching the Formosa Rock Macaques for 23 years. She was the main guide and we were...More

Date of experience: November 2016
7  Thank LandDMemories
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The natural trail is very nice with large monkey families roaming freely in it. There is an nice geological area where one can see prehistoric corals that were pushed up by geo activity and today the lay on top of the mountain covered by tree...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank Amnon F
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The Ape Hill Natural Park was a cement mine since the Japanese colonial era until 1990s, the miners' routes become part of the hiking routes today. Although the Park is famous for the monkeys, it is also rich in industrial and some military remnants. The...More

Date of experience: February 2016
6  Thank ddkkz
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We are just passing by by car so did not go into the nature park. Our driver just drive us to a place to see the monkeys and there are plenty of them. So if you have never see a real monkey before that is...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank mousehunt
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

i took a cab the the entrance of one of the trailhead.. just follow the wooden platform and the signage along the way.. recommend to head to 雅座.. path are pretty steep in many sections.. there are kind ppl who bring waters up daily and...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank raullim7
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