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Address: No.52, Shitioing | Gangkou Vil., Fengbin Township, Hualien County 977, Taiwan
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Shihtiping is a scenic harbor and fishing village between Hualien and...

Shihtiping is a scenic harbor and fishing village between Hualien and Taitung.

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Good ocean view with interesting rock formation

A few minutes walk from the entrance get you to the interesting rock formation pounding by the constant ocean waves. Do dress properly as it can be windy. There is unobstructed... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2016
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Boston
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73 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A few minutes walk from the entrance get you to the interesting rock formation pounding by the constant ocean waves. Do dress properly as it can be windy. There is unobstructed ocean views 180 degrees for miles from the top of the rock formation. The elevation is less than 100 ft. I really enjoy the breeze up there with the... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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67 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to visit in Hualien, also can take a walk by the seaside. Definitely will visit again.

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Breda, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

If you're traveling along Taiwan's east coast, you shouldn't miss this place. The views are amazing.

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Mississauga, Canada
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226 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

One of the most famous attractions in east coast, Shitiping is known for its special geology of sea terrain including the wave-cut platforms, uplifted coral reefs, cliffs and the potholes. You can see the tropical fish in tide pools from potholes and other marine life dwell here.

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Concarneau, France
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86 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

The view of both the mountains and the Pacific Ocean is amazing. You can have a nice walk in the area, climb the rocks on the beach and take pictures. There are some hotels if you want to spend the night.

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Ottawa, Canada
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184 reviews
137 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is my top one place to visit and also with great camp ground. Love the view with pacific ocean meets the mountains. the colour of the sea is dark dark blue..and you can feel the power of nature.. the formation of rocks are very unique.. got to see. easy to get there by bike or driving. beautiful drive from... More 

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SG City
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

A stopover along our route from Hualien to Kenting along the famous East Coast, Shihtiping is a place not to be missed. Giving a serene and unforgettable sight, it is really a great relaxing place too. We are amazed by what mother nature could do to the formation of the rocks alongside the bay creating uniqueness just for Shihtiping. If... More 

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Klang, Malaysia
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90 reviews
37 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2016

The ocean view is one of the nice i have seen before. It is on May but it is still pretty cold for us. Along the way, the road is quite winding but the view is fantastic! No many people at the time we visited the place and we have spend quite a few hours for photo taking and enjoying... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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257 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Quite similar to the coast of the Port Campbell National Park of VIC, Australia. Crashing waves and weathered rocks of both volcanic and limestone origin. The area is undergoing some repairs as the previous typhoon damaged a lot of safety barriers. Strangely the place has been visited by a lot of mainland tourists arriving in busloads. Best to come here... More 

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Prince George, Canada
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188 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2015

it was a stunning ride down the coast. fantastic scenery would have been better had it been low tide. worth the visit either way.

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