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Shihtiping

Address: No.52, Shitioing, Gangkou Vil., Fengbin Township | Route 11, Hualien, Taiwan
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Ranked #5 of 171 Attractions in Hualien
Type: Bodies of Water, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Shihtiping is a scenic harbor and fishing village between Hualien and Taitung.
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Type: Bodies of Water, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Shihtiping is a scenic harbor and fishing village between Hualien and Taitung.
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Singapore, Singapore
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I was on an round the island scooter trip in 2013. I stopped at Shitiping, not decided if I should stay the night or continue with my journey to Taitung. The view of the Pacific Ocean is so gorgeous! Decided to camp for the night! Waking up to birds chirping and the sounds of the waves were the best highlights... More 

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Singapore
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Wind was very very strong but I loved the place, to be able to climb up the rocks and see the gushing waves.

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

If you love coastal sites, you'll love Shihtiping. Beautiful rock formations and just an awesome panaromic sight. I took the bus from Hualien city - quite a distance, but it was worthwhile. I spent a few hours just enjoying the summer breeze and taking beautiful shots (ended up sun burnt, but that's a different story altogether!)

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Taichung, Taiwan
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4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I was amazed by seeing the ocean view on top of rock. Looking at beautiful wave and breath taken rocks set along the coast, I do not realized we have such beautiful place in Taiwan. I would love to visit again and show to my foreign friends.

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singapore
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210 reviews 210 reviews
119 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

2nd visit to this place. Rugged stone structure formed by weathering agent and geographical factors. Another site for your geographical lessons.

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London
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668 attraction reviews
709 helpful votes 709 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

There are many reasons to stop in this area - not least to marvel at the sheer power of the ocean. This is part of what is known as "Taiwan's last unspoiled land", found along the east coast of the island. There are some amazing rock formations to view. These have been naturally been created by erosion from the sea... More 

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Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
25 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

You can book the camping area in advance. They provide us electricity, water and a nice wooden shelter. It's really nice to stay here so close to the sea and listen to the sounds of nature. Waking up in the morning to walk around the seaside is refreshing. can also bring some stuff for BBQ

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Singapore
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Definately a worthwhile trip as it is only 1.5hr trip from Hualian Station. Do pick a sunny day as the reflections of the sea is glorious. Climb up all the way to the top of the Great White Rock to enioy the ocean waves crashing against it. Hint: watch you step as it is quite a high place. Dont get... More 

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Hualien, T'ai-wan, Taiwan
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

While I was serving in the military, I was stationed right here as a coast guard. This place is not far away from where I grow up and it is without a doubt a must-see when one tours along the East Coast.In the morning, you can wake up early to see the sunrise; in afternoon around 4 pm-5pm, gather near... More 

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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The ocean with its waters smashing against humongous rock formations, the lush mountains right behind you as you face the ocean- beautiful!

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