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I am a 75 year old man with a regular exercise regimen. Hiking Zhuilu Old Trail is an ultimate challenge. The initial climb is very steep. The last 400 meters is along a 3 feet wide path next to a cliff. My guide Ivan Chen...More
It's a easy trail for mountain climbing beginner. The distance of the pathway is 3.1 km, and most of it is slope. Along the way, there are ever-changing clouds, various plants, and a stream wandering through the narrow mountain walls. In the last 500 meters...More
Fantastic hike - very beautiful and not really that challenging (though breathtaking in places where the route is narrow and you have to hold onto the rope!) We did the hike with Eye Travel Taiwan (our guide was Chester - highly recommended). One of our...More
Ivan Chen from Meet my Guide tours was our guide for the Zhuili Old Trail hike. Ivan pre-arranged our permit w/ the Park as the trail has a daily limit for the number of hikers allowed on the trail per day. The trailhead begins at...More
Me and two friends hiked this trail on a group tour with Wei from Meet My Guide and it was an incredible experience. The difficulty varies based on your physical shape as I, an overweight man, and one of my friends, a heavy smoker, both...More
The majority of the hike is through forest areas without many views, but it's the last stage that makes it completely worthwhile. The trail at the edge is very narrow and there are only a limited number of safety barriers along this section. You will...More
I’m travelled solo this trip but really wanted to check out the Zhuilu Old Trail, so I joined a tour group (there were only 3 of us!) with EyeTravelTaiwan.
I recommend doing a small tour because after having done extensive research, I found that:
The hike was fantastic and, once at the top, the views are fantastic. People looking to do this hike should be mindful that the first hour or so is the most difficult part given how steep the climb is. I would also not recommend it...More
Amazing hike with gorgeous views of the gorges from high up.
Our tour guide, William Ho via Round Taiwan Round was one of the best tour guides I've ever had. He is very knowledgeable of the area and very accommodating. Highly recommend