Private Tour: Taroko Gorge Day Trip from Taipei

13 hr

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View the natural and cultural highlights of Taroko Gorge, one of the Seven Wonders of Asia, on a private day trip from Taipei. Receive the expertise of a private guide who has insider knowledge of Taroko National Park and its scenic spots. You’ll have amazing views of the marble cliffs and surrounding features like Hualien Stone Sculptural Park and Eternal Spring Shrine, plus a walk around Tienhsiang and the scenic Lushui Trail.
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Stop At: Taroko National Park, No.291, Fushi Fushi Vil., 97253 Taiwan

Situated in the east park of Taiwan, Taroko National Park is regarded as one of the top nature wonders in Asia, and famed for its stunning marble gorge.

Here you will marvel at the most imaginative, awe-inspiring creations by the Mother Nature: the soaring marble cliffs, the natural grottoes, the clear blue water…

Meet with our representative in the early morning, you will take an express train bound for Hualien on your own. Don’t worry! Just sit back and enjoy this 3-hour journey, paradise is not far away.

Upon arrival in Hualien, our tour guide will greet you at the train station and take to you to the world-famous Taroko National Park. From the archway entry to Tianxiang, this 12.5-mile (20-km) section of Central Cross-Island Highway winding through the steep...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Taroko National Park, No.291, Fushi Fushi Vil., 97253 Taiwan

Situated in the east park of Taiwan, Taroko National Park is regarded as one of the top nature wonders in Asia, and famed for its stunning marble gorge.

Here you will marvel at the most imaginative, awe-inspiring creations by the Mother Nature: the soaring marble cliffs, the natural grottoes, the clear blue water…

Meet with our representative in the early morning, you will take an express train bound for Hualien on your own. Don’t worry! Just sit back and enjoy this 3-hour journey, paradise is not far away.

Upon arrival in Hualien, our tour guide will greet you at the train station and take to you to the world-famous Taroko National Park. From the archway entry to Tianxiang, this 12.5-mile (20-km) section of Central Cross-Island Highway winding through the steep marble cliffs and tunnels of the gorge will your breath away.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Shakadang Trail, Taroko National Park, Fushi Village, Xiulin Township, 972 Taiwan

We will take a walk along Shakadang Trail, where the crystal clear blue water of Liwu River is running beside you. This river has cut through the marble over millions of years, and created the deep, narrow gorge.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Eternal Spring Shrine, in Taroko National Park Taiwan

Eternal Spring Shrine, which commemorates the 226 personnel (military veterans) who died during the construction of the Central Cross-Island Highway. If the weather permits, we will take a walk through the tunnel below the shrine.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto), Xincheng Township Xiulin Township, Hualien City Taiwan

Before lunch, we will walk through the tunnel of Swallow Grotto, where you will enjoy a stunning view of the cliffs reaching up to the sky. The potholes on the cliff surface were created by the ground water and the rapid stream of the river. In the past, they were the natural nesting location of swallows; hence it got the name Swallow Grotto.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Qixingtan Beach, Qixing Street, 971 Taiwan

A pebble beach where the mountains meet the sea.

Duration: 20 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Round-trip train ticket between Taipei and Hualien
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide
Not Included
  • Gratuities
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from hotels in Taipei City Center. If the hotel lobby is located on an upper level, please meet the tour guide on the ground level of the hotel building. Exact pick-up time will be provided by local operator upon confirmation.

Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved; comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.