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Address: No.27, Sec. 1, Chinan Rd., Shofeng Township, Hualien, Taiwan
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Phone Number: +886 3 864 1691
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One of romantic Lake in Taiwan

This place make me feel good, I can take a deep breath when i'm here. A lot of coffee shop at liyu lake. Get some coffee and rest near lake it's perfect.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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67 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In the rugged mountains in the hinterland behind Hualien sits a tranquil setting called Liyu Lake (or Carp Lake in English). With magnificent walking trails around the lake, plenty of food stalls or take a packed picnic lunch and sit on the shore, it is a prefect setting to relax and admire the hill around the lake, the birdlife, or... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

No a big lake. If you rent a bike, it takes about 15 to 20 minutes to circle around. I wouldn't spend my time here if I'm on tight schedule. Like other reviewer said "nothing special" here. Warning for black mosquitoes!! Better have insert repellent with you. I leaned it hard way.

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Boston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour guidetold us the lake was named after the shape of the mountain behind the lake which looks like a Liyu (鯉魚). There is some resemblance but the lake is really nothing special. It's barely big enough to offer some water activity such as boat ride. We visited this place on a cloudy day in late October and I... More 

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Thank KtamFun
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place make me feel good, I can take a deep breath when i'm here. A lot of coffee shop at liyu lake. Get some coffee and rest near lake it's perfect.

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Thank Pass R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s a place you can relax yourself. There are lots of rental pedalos, so you can pedaling on the emerald lake. Or you can stroll along the shore of the lake, enjoying birds and insects singing. When you are hungry, there are some restaurants you can choose near the lake. My father ordered a dish called “jumping shrimps”, it is... More 

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Thank 采霖 楊
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I very like to go to Liyu Lake,because you can do many different outdoor activities in this beautiful lake. For example , you can row the boat or you can ride the bicycle around the lake or mountain. The mountain is nearby Liyu Lake . People call it Liyu Mountain . In this mountain, you can listen to many kind... More 

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Thank 米溱 張
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Crap Lack is a very beautiful place. There are wonderful clear lake. And before I visited there with my family .We rented a pedal boat , to the edge of the lake , there are dense forest that is beautiful too ! In the periphery of the lake , some people are selling special foods , like the "fresh... More 

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Selangor, Malaysia
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63 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's just a lake. The water isn't crystal clear. And if you're not there for a boat ride, there's nothing else to see or do.

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singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Buy some snacks like fried carrot cake, fried yam or fried fish n prawn before renting a boat and peddle your way around the lake. Do it alone to feel the full intensity of the workload. If not, you can rent a bicycle. Whole journey is about 50 mins.

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Vlaardingen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Very pretty lake near hualien. You can rent a boat here if you like. Also there are a few shops around where you can eat.

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