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Beach and Museum

The Sand Island has a beautiful white sand beach that (when I visited) is not open to the public... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Natalia B
Johannesburg, South Africa
A Must-Visit Beach!

This has got to be one of most beautiful beaches that I have ever visited. The sand is clean and... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Singapore, Singapore
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25 Apr 2018
“Beach and Museum”
13 Mar 2018
“A Must-Visit Beach!”
Kenting Road, Henchun Township, Taiwan
+886 8 885 1204
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

Its a just a small sealed off area of the beach. Nothing to see in particular. Not worth making a trip to visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank HxyE
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The Sand Island has a beautiful white sand beach that (when I visited) is not open to the public. You can view it, but you can't go there and walk on the sand, swim in the sea, etc. They are trying to preserve the beach....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Natalia B
Reviewed 13 March 2018

This has got to be one of most beautiful beaches that I have ever visited. The sand is clean and clear, the sea has different shades of blue, against the backdrop of the clear blue sky. A must visit location. This beach is not a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Onn11
Reviewed 8 June 2017

A lovely sandy beach you can not beat.If you have time to relaz do it in the Sand Island.The views are beautiful.Spend some time on the beach.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Malcolmle
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Cap off a day of sightseeing with a relaxing beach time in softer sand. Can't beat those sunsets! Great for photographers and sand castle builders.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 943kbc
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The beach is beautiful, the sand is soft, and the waves are powerful. Great for a bit of surf boarding or beach walking. The sunset is beautiful on cloudless or slightly cloudy evenings. Prepare to get a bit wet, as you will want to dip...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank ExpattyCake
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Nothing to do there except the scenery for photographers...after that few photo shots, there's really nothing to do there...

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Devilmaker
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This place has three parts, an interpretive learning center, a sand beach, and a coral reef beach. In the interpretive learning center, one can learn the sand/shell content of various beaches and how they are formed differently. One can also step onto the coral rocks...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank JamesY2001
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Sand Island at Kenting is a must-visit when touring around Kenting for it has amazing views of the pacific ocean and it has absolutely white sand filled with sea shells. It is also good for great photos!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Yong Kian T
Reviewed 8 June 2016

An absolutely white sand beach full of shells with crystal water. Sand island and Longpan Park are my most favorite places in Kenting.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank MinhD168
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