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Wulai

Address: Wulai District, Xinbei, Taiwan
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$52*
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Ranked #8 of 329 Attractions in Xinbei
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Neighborhoods, Sights & Landmarks, Other
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Type: Historic Sites, Neighborhoods, Sights & Landmarks, Other
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Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This is the only Aboriginal settlement in New Taipei City. The main attraction being the waterfall at the top of the mountain access by mini-train from the foot of it. Suggest to go during non summer period to enjoy breeze and have to endure the long bus journey from Xindian metro station (usually packed and 40-minute ride), unless you want... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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80 reviews 80 reviews
44 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The ceaseless waterfall from the mountain against the green and foggy Wulai river made us all excited and chatty. Although there was a slight drizzle, we did not care and got out of our car to take a closer look at the waterfall. It was a beautiful natural scenery. Across the river we could see some people on the water,... More 

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Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I went there with my parents and young brother on Taiwanese holiday. We ride our motorcycles through the woods and enjoyed in the beautiful view of mountains and rivers. It cost us about an hour to get there from Taipei City. On our way there, most of the cars and bus were having a traffic jam. So, I think if... More 

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New York
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141 reviews 141 reviews
6 attraction reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We really enjoyed our half day in Wulai - the public hot springs were great. The locals were friendly and explained us the bath etiquette. There is even a steam room. After getting steamed in it, it's such a bliss to jump into a cool river. The nearby waterfall was pretty impressive - the mountains were really pretty. Finally, the... More 

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London
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84 reviews 84 reviews
34 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Oops I mistakenly posted a review of the public spring baths under 'Wulai Hot Srings Township. SORRY. Could not find the public baths section.

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Gurgaon, India
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

A small town. we had great time in the old street, waterfall and the park at the top. Hot springs are the greatest attraction. I found them better then Beitou. The hotels are really nice and are great value. If you just want a private bath tub (with TV and a small sitting area and shower) you can soak in... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 via mobile

Lovely nature place with different interesting spots: historical railed machine car, cable car to a lovely green garden and not to mention, the hot spring and Taiwan tribe Tanya. Must visit if you wanna have a taste of a different Taipei

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

To me, it feels like a theme park but where generations of REAL people live. We took the bus up to Wulai, which took us approximately 40 minutes, up a winding road to the foot of the village. 5 minutes up hill walk to the old street peppered with food stores and hot spring spas. They also have a museum... More 

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Taoyuan, Taiwan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This village is an easy day trip from Taipei. I had some good street market food. They had some roast suckling pig which was very tasty. The waterfalls were beautiful. The little train was fun to ride. I got to swim in the river in the afternoon. It was very refreshing. I suggest you take the time to visit Wulai.

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Singapore River, Singapore
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Tbh we were daunted by the trip, cos we didn't know if it was going to be worth travelling for past an hour frm taipei city to wulai. But we were so glad that we did it, cos this plc is an eye opener. The ride on the electric train is a must try. The visit to the museum will... More 

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