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East Coast National Scenic Area

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Address: Chenggong Township, Taitung, Taiwan
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Chiufen Village (Jiufen) and Northeast Coast Half-Day Tour from Taipei
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Beautiful Scenic Coastal Ride

It was a beautiful sunny morning on 17-Nov-2016 when we set off from Hualien to explore the east coast scenic spots. This route has endless of captivating view of The Pacific... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
leesit64
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

It was a beautiful sunny morning on 17-Nov-2016 when we set off from Hualien to explore the east coast scenic spots. This route has endless of captivating view of The Pacific Ocean. We stopped at the various designated scenic locations to enjoy the ocean breeze and photography sessions. Shitiping and Sanxiantai are worth spending your time exploring the natural rock... More 

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Reviewed 17 November 2016

The East of Taiwan . There is a clear view of the Pacific Ocean from Hualien to Taitung . Many people like to go to here on weekend or during the vacation . I’m from Hualien , so I can always see the scenery . My favorite place is the The East coastal area . When my family and I... More 

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3 Thank 宥如 陳
Montreal, Canada
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We drove from the southern tip of Taiwan all the way up to Taroko gorge. It was a really beautiful drive and there is a lot to see. We stopped many times along the way.

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Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

The East coastal area of Taiwan offers magnificent views of the coastal scenery, While it is a long trip it provides many photo opportunities.

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Taipei
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Riding a two wheeler up and down the east coast is one of the most enjoyable things in Taiwan. The stretch from Hualien to Taitung is just stunning. TIP: The view is better going from Taitung to Hualien because you'll have better views of the beach/ocean and mountains. If your'e going from Hualien to Taitung it's still nice, but the... More 

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Great ocean views! It reminded me a little bit of highway pacific no.1in California. Someone else wrote a review that they were from there and that it wasn't worth it for them, well.. I can see that, but If you are not from there I highly recommend going to the east coast national scenic area!! We rented a scooter from... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

There are many places to explore along the East Coast. Most of the spots are free! (hence be prepared to meet a lot of tourists during peak seasons). Nice place to drive along and enjoy the scenic Sea view.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Passed this information center just accidentally but impressed! Great historical story of Taiwan island formation, marine animals and aboriginal introduction. Facilities are new and interesting for child and adult with great view of the sea. The gift store is a little boring and needs some improvement.

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Souderton, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

We rented bikes from the Giant bicycle shop in Hualien. They have an A to B bicycle rental program where you can rent a bike in one city and return it in another. It was 1200NTD for three days for a bicycle, saddle bags, lock and pump. They also had tire repair kits for sale, not very expensive. The only... More 

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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

It is a good place to visit and play, which is willed design and educational. You can also get good trip advices from visitor center.

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