Located in the Taroko Gorge, Zhuilu trail is the premier day hike of Taiwan. Vertical cliffside views on a world class trail. Suspension bridges, mountain views cutting through the edge of this ancient trail ending with a heart stopping view from the cliffside. For those with a little hiking experience there are very few day hikes as rewarding as this one!
Hualien hotel or Hualien train station
Starting in the stunning Taroko Gorge this 10 km hike gives you a birds eye view of Taroko National park. Originally an ancient trail carved from the side of the mountain by local aboriginal groups and later under Japanese rulers expanded to lead to their outpost. Now one of the most spectacular trails in Taiwan.
Lunch is western style with good french bread, imported cheese, veggies, seasonal fruit, boiled eggs, tea, etc. Everything is as organic and locally sourced as it can possibly be. We can also take requests if there are any special concerns.
Special, discounted prices available for larger groups. Please inquire for a free quotation.
Pick up in Hualien at hotel/train station, big Taiwanese style breakfast. Drive to Taroko Gorge National Park.
Walking the Zhuilu old trail, gourmet lunch on trail. High exposure route, another name for it is the Vertigo Trail. Shear 500m cliff walking( it has ropes).
Drive to Wenshan Hot springs! Natural hot spring beside the rushing river that made the gorge.