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Hualien
Most people come to Hualien to visit the Taroko Gorge. And with good reason—it's simply beautiful. With rope bridges over rivers, hiking trails with astounding views, and temples cut into the mountainsides, it's an unforgettable place. Feel the full power of the ocean at Shihtiping, a two-hour drive from Hualien, where the waves crash into the rocky shore.

All things to do » Things to do

Tarako National Park
Tarako National Park
Attraction type: National Parks
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Taroko Gorge
Taroko Gorge
Attraction type: Geologic Formations; National Parks; Trails
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Qixing Lake Binhai Bicycle Road
Qixing Lake Binhai Bicycle Road
Attraction type: Biking Trails
Zhuilu Old Trail
Zhuilu Old Trail
Attraction type: Trails
Mukumugi Valley
Mukumugi Valley
Attraction type: Valleys
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Dos Tacos
Dos Tacos
Ranked #1 of 355 Restaurants in Hualien
Price: USD 3 - 10
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Cheap Eats
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, After-hours
Salt Lick
Salt Lick
Ranked #2 of 355 Restaurants in Hualien
Cuisines: American, Barbecue, Pub
Dining options: Reservations, After-hours
Kali Laska
Kali Laska
Ranked #3 of 355 Restaurants in Hualien
Cuisines: Russian
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Reservations
Dai's Dumpling
Dai's Dumpling
Ranked #4 of 355 Restaurants in Hualien
Cuisines: Taiwanese
Moon House Restaurant
Moon House Restaurant
Ranked #5 of 355 Restaurants in Hualien
Cuisines: Fusion

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Casa de Angie B&B
Casa de Angie B&B
USD 2 - 6 (TWD 70 - 201)
Ranked #6 of 983 Hualien B&B and Inns
Sleeping Boot Backpackers
Sleeping Boot Backpackers
USD 28 - 71
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Realive Backpacker
Realive Backpacker
USD 31 - 97 (TWD 960 - 3,003)
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Daydream Hostel
Daydream Hostel
USD 51 - 147 (TWD 1,579 - 4,551)
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Beautiful Sweet Warm
Beautiful Sweet Warm
USD 63 - 139 (TWD 1,950 - 4,303)
Ranked #8 of 983 Hualien B&B and Inns
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White Palace B&B
White Palace B&B
USD 64 - 163 (TWD 1,981 - 5,046)
Ranked #12 of 983 Hualien B&B and Inns
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Silks Place Taroko
4.5 of 5
Silks Place Taroko
USD 284 - 502
Ranked #2 of 106 Hotels in Hualien
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Arsma Hotel
4.0 of 5 Arsma Hotel
USD 80 - 112 (TWD 2,477 - 3,467)
Ranked #8 of 106 Hotels in Hualien
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Parkview Hotel
4.0 of 5
Parkview Hotel
USD 96 - 167
Ranked #13 of 106 Hotels in Hualien
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