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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Ching-Shui Cliff

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Su-hua highway from Herping to Chungte, Hualien 97253, Taiwan
Name/address in local language
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Small Group Taroko Gorge Classic Day Tour
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 498 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 113
  • 71
    Very good
  • 30
  • 1
  • 0
Nice scenic view!

Great stopover to catch the scenic view when travelling from Hualien to Yilan. A flight of stairs to go down for photo-taking but manageable (considering I have 2 young kids with... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

498 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 215: English reviews
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
47 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great stopover to catch the scenic view when travelling from Hualien to Yilan. A flight of stairs to go down for photo-taking but manageable (considering I have 2 young kids with me).

Thank Glittering_Angel
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
273 reviews
191 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving along Su-Hua Highway from Hualien to Yilan, you will come across this cliff, many people stop at the roadside to take some nice photos of the sky, cliff and sea. The view was breathe-taking all the way to NanFangAo, I enjoyed the view the whole time and I too took some photos. The wind was strong too.

Thank Melanie_Yeoh
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great morning drive to head out along the highway to the cliff. Really beautiful and stunning coastal line. If your on a bike, be aware that lorries travel fast and often do not make the whole bend!

Thank HayleyAnn30
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
294 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the high steep cliffs plunge straight down into the sea with the highest relief point being 2500m! from the viewpoints it logos like some surreal artificial computer generated backdrop rather than part of planet earth. if you are visiting nearby taroko make the effort to also see this if the weather is nice

Thank davidhughtaylor
Level Contributor
44 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

We coming here in rainy day. It's not worth in Taroko national park. If you are free and have more times, you could go here

Thank Chih Kai H
Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Level Contributor
158 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Stop by here and take a rest at tis spot after a long journey of driving from YiLan to Hualien. Walk tru d path to d edge of taiwan island, magnificent view of Huadong cliff and pacific ocean u can find here, with d gorgeos mountain of Taroko gorges, its breathtaking and must visit if u r trying to find... More 

Thank 法克桑
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Take a little detour seeing the cliff on your way to Taroko, but its not as amazing as the Taroko gorge. Still pretty cool, though.

Thank Bart F
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
56 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

A must-visit to this stunning cliff landscapes. The view was awesomely good on a perfect sunny day. Look out for traffic when taking photos and stay safe. Avoid weekend crowds if possible.

Thank wanderf00
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
18 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

We drove by ChingShui Cliffs (a 21km stretch) enroute to Taroko Gorge from Taipei and the views from the road were breathtaking! There were quite a number of viewing stops along the way however they were all on the opposite side of the road. It would have been a lot easier to stop at viewpoints if we had been travelling... More 

Thank juliacP4382FE
Level Contributor
35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Amazing views, highlight of trip to Taiwan. Recommend a tour guide to drive you there. Looks nice even on a cloudy day. The colour of the water is due to a chemical in the marble stone along the coast apparently. It's a brilliant light blue. Take your camera, enjoy the amazing g views, and check out the old highway while... More 

Thank Sydney1242373622

Travelers who viewed Ching-Shui Cliff also viewed


Been to Ching-Shui Cliff? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Ching-Shui Cliff and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Ching-Shui Cliff staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?