• 1 Day Trip

  • Taroko Gorge
  • 8hrs / 1day
09:00
pick up
09:30

Qingshui Cliff

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  • 30 mins
  • Sight Activity

The magnificent area around Qingshui Cliff has been designated as one of the Eight Wonders of Taiwan. Qingshui Cliff is the only place in Taroko National Park where you can witness the three disti...

10:30

Eternal Spring Shrine (Changchun Shrine)

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  • 60 mins
  • Sight

The Eternal Spring Shrine (長春祠) was built in 1958 to commemorate the 212 workers who died during the construction of the Central Cross-Island Highway. Its unique location recessed into the side of ...

11:00

Swallow Grotto (Yanzikou)

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  • 60 mins
  • Sight

Swallow Grotto (燕子口) is an obvious stopover for visitors to appreciate the marvel of Taroko Gorge. This older portion of the highway diverges from the new thruway that services vehicular traffic a...

12:30
Lunch in Tianxiang (not included)
14:00

Shakadang Trail

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  • 60 mins
  • Sight Activity

The Shakadang Trail (砂卡噹步道), also known as “Mysterious Valley Trail” is famous for its crystal-clear turquoise water strewn with imposing marble boulders. Like Lushui Trail, Shakadang Trail is sui...

16:00

Qixingtan

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  • 60 mins
  • Sight

Located at the north end of Hualien City, Qixingtan Beach (七星潭) is one of the most beautiful beaches in Taiwan. Picture your ideal beach setting and Qixingtan would probably be it. The beautiful b...

17:30
drop off

about Group Tour: Taroko Gorge


Taroko Gorge, renowned as the largest marble gorge in the world, should not be missed on any visit to Taiwan. You're sure to be amazed by the enchantment of this national treasure. Witness the power of nature as you trace the course of the Liwu River that crafted this gorge into the spectacle it is today. This eastern end of the Central Cross-Island Highway offers multiple hop off points for exploring the scenery and cultural treasures here. At Swallow Grotto you’ll discover how local wildlife have made creative use of the landscape. And as the Eternal Spring Shrine reveals itself from the distance, you will no doubt wonder aloud whether you’re moving through a dream.


  • Pick up Locations

    Hotels in Hualien City / TRA Hualien Station (Visitor Centre next to front exit)

  • Drop off Locations

    TRA Hualien Station / Hotels in Hualien City

  • Included

    Transportation (fuel, parking, and toll fee) / Guiding in Mandarin on the bus / Passenger insurance / Tax / A bottle of water

  • Excluded

    Meals / Train tickets

  • Notice

    This bus tour runs everyday. And the driver will offer brief guiding in Mandarin on the bus. Generally, the group size is 4 to 6 people in a 9-seater van. But sometimes it is 20-seater minibus. Lunch is not included in this tour. We will stop by the restaurant of Tianxiang Youth Activity Centre at lunch time, however, it’s up to you whether you want to have lunch there or not. A few nearby restaurants are alternatives. If you travel from Taipei City, you may take TRA train No.402, departing at 06:20 and reaching Hualien City at 08:20. The ticket price is TWD440 per person. However, sometimes train tickets to or from Hualien are fully booked soon, especially on a weekend or holidays. Please try to book it online in advance. (Train tickets are open for booking online 14 days before your departure date.) The availability of trails in Taroko are subject to weather condition and the risk of falling rocks. roundTAIWANround has the right to change the itinerary due to availability and safety issue.

  • Itinerary Change Cost

    Once the deposit is paid, any change to the itinerary may incur additional fee, every 10km is charged TWD100.

  • Overtime Extra Charge

    Every extra hour over the originally schedule is charged TWD500 for a sedan-based / van-based tour, or TWD1000 for a bus-based tour.

  • Cancellation Policy

    Severe weather conditions and cancellation made by customer more than 72 hours before departure will qualify for a 100% refund. Otherwise, no refund will be issued.

  • Contact Us

    For any query, please email service@roundTAIWANround.com. Alternative, you may call +886-4-24361910 for any urgent request.