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Tons of Seagulls

Seagulls were flying all over this rock - interesting rock that really looks like some sort of... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Hong Kong, China
It's a rock...

Might be a bit harsh (geologists out there get angry) but it's a large rock in the middle of town... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
Allan K
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Aug 5, 2018
“Tons of Seagulls”
Jan 17, 2019
“Quick photo stop”
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Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

We were staying a night here and this rock was just nearby our hotel. Just a quick 1-2 mins photo stop if you're passing by is worth it. It does really look like a gozilla.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank celestayk
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Seagulls were flying all over this rock - interesting rock that really looks like some sort of Godzilla / dinosaur in the middle of the city. Interesting to see seagulls perched all over the rock - at first they're just white specks, then you realise...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bertina1611
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Might be a bit harsh (geologists out there get angry) but it's a large rock in the middle of town. Not something you'd go out of your way to see but if you're in town you'll see it anyway. There is an element of danger...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Allan K
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

If you want to see Gojiro then don't go through the tunnel. It's probably best viewed from the other side but through the tunnel it took me a while to make it out. It is rather the full shape of Gojiro rather than other Godzilla...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Passed by the rock after boat trip. The shape of the rock is interesting and it was the habitat of crows. The crows were playing around the rick in the evening.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Happytraveller1516
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Godzilla Rock is near the wharf and is quite an interesting feature. The other rocks in the harbour area are also interesting.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Debra R
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Not worth going out of your way but if you are in shari it's a cute little find to walk to. The rock resembles godzilla, a tiny bit!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank DCTravelers69
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Its really quite 'cool', that from certain angles, it does have the profile of the famous movie-star monster. If you're a godzilla fan, swing by, it won't take more than a few minutes if you're on the way to the 5-lakes, or hiking thru bear-territory.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Jeremy_C_MH
Reviewed November 15, 2016

....it does look like Gojira. Worth about 10 seconds of your time on the way to a boat tour. But it's not like you'd drive here specially. There are a couple of nice shops and a decent spot for lunch nearby,

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Heidbummer
Reviewed February 26, 2016

For me this is just a big rock with loads of seabirds. For others it might be one the symbols of Utoro? I did not know this was called Godzilla...

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Niki S
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