We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taitung Bicycle Road

Address: Shanhaitie Road, Taitung, Taiwan
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 24 Activities in Taitung
Type: Biking Trails, Sports
Attraction details
Write a Review

11 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Boynton Beach, Florida
Top Contributor
402 reviews 402 reviews
250 attraction reviews
202 helpful votes 202 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I have cycled this 22km rail trail/bike trail several times in 2012 and 2014. It is an absolute pleasure to be able to leisurely ride a bicycle without having to deal with cars and motorbikes - and their awful fumes! The trail starts right behind Taitung's old train station. The first part of the route is on a pleasant wooden... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
163 reviews 163 reviews
43 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

one of the highlights of Taitung - a leisurely 20km circuit around city. Separated cycle way through quiet residential parts, rice fields, irrigation canals, mountain vistas through to the serene Forest park( worth a detour) , and coastal park back into town. Well signposted ( in Chinese) and plenty of rest stops with scenics views

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Lyon, France
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
32 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

The 12 km route in Kuan Shan is the first scenic bicycle route in Taiwan. I am impressed how the local government planned and constructed the road back in several years ago for all who love to ride the bike in the country side. Start from the bike rental place, you will ride through rice fields, flower plantation, strawberry U-pick,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
22 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

This is the only place in Taiwan that I have cycled without being terrorized by reckless drivers. I cycled for over two hours without seeing a car, or even a scooter. Terrain is flat and unchallenging, but it's great here for a casual family leisure ride. Well done Taitung council!

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

very nice, well scaped, clearly signed. Not too hard on a hot day. Very diverse, a lot of beautiful views !

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Taitung Bicycle Road also viewed


Been to Taitung Bicycle Road? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing