Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto), Hualien City

4.6
#4 of 184 in Trails in Taiwan
Hiking Trail · Outdoor Activity
View a narrow gorge above the Liwu River along Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto), a .5 km (.6 mi) path. Between the two gorge walls the river flows rapidly, and you'll see famous rock formations. Hikers should wear a protective helmet, as some smaller rocks may fall. Along the trail, you can rest at the cafe and buy some souvenirs at the gift shop. Put Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto) and other Hualien attractions into our Hualien trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • The Swallow Grotto (Yanzihkou Trail) is in the Taroko National Park area. It is one of the best places to view Taroko Gorge, many famous pictures have been taken of Swallow Grotto. The swallows have.....  more »
  • The view was stunning. But it was not really a trail: very flat and well paved road, so much shorter than I expected  more »
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