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Gongliao (貢寮區) is a district of New Taipei. It is the most easterly part of the island of Taiwan.

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Get in[edit]

By rail[edit]

The district is accessible by rail from the following stations:

  • 1 Fulong (福隆車站). Fulong Station (Q5508375) on Wikidata Fulong railway station on Wikipedia
  • 2 Gongliao (貢寮車站). Gongliao Station (Q5581753) on Wikidata Gongliao railway station on Wikipedia

Get around[edit]

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Historical sites[edit]

Old Caoling Tunnel
  • 1 Cape Santiago Lighthouse (三貂角燈塔). Cape San Diego Lighthouse (Q10866911) on Wikidata Cape Santiago Lighthouse, Taiwan on Wikipedia
  • 2 Old Caoling Tunnel (舊草嶺隧道), +886 2 2499 1210. 08:30-17:00. A 6km tunnel which you can walk through, or rent a bicycle and cycle through.
  • 3 Gong Liao Old Street (貢寮老街), Gongliao Street.

Culture[edit]

  • 4 Aodi (澳底). A small fishing village popular for its scenic setting and many seafood restaurants.
  • 5 Tiger Inscription (虎字碑). Tiger Inscription (Q15927427) on Wikidata
  • 6 Yanliao Resistance Monument (鹽寮抗日紀念碑), +886 2 2490 1966. 09:00-17:00.

Temples[edit]

  • 7 Fulong Dongxing Temple (福隆東興宮). A seaside temple with a number of large, colourful statues of dragons at the sea-facing side.
  • 8 Liyang Temple (利洋宮), No. 25, Fuxing Street, +886 2 2499 1226. Liyang Temple (Q29845074) on Wikidata

Parks and nature[edit]

  • 9 Fulong Beach (福隆海水浴場). A beach in Fulong village which plays host to the annual Hohaiyan Rock Festival. Fulong Beach (Q31103) on Wikidata Fulong Beach on Wikipedia
  • 10 Yanliao Beach Park (鹽寮海濱公園). The beach spans 80 hectares and reaches all the way to Fulong Beach. The beach is easily accessible by bus from Keelung Station. Yanliao Beach Park (Q11174893) on Wikidata Yanliao Beach Park on Wikipedia
  • 11 Cape Santiago (三貂角). The cape is the easternmost point of the island of Taiwan. Cape Santiago (Q31106) on Wikidata Cape Santiago (Taiwan) on Wikipedia
  • 12 Longdong (龍洞). A scenic fishing settlement also known for its interesting rock formations.

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Arts and culture[edit]

  • Hohaiyan Rock Festival (貢寮國際海洋音樂祭). An annual rock music festival held on Fulong Beach. The festival is free-of-charge and attracts acts from around the world. Hohaiyan Rock Festival (Q13636373) on Wikidata Hohaiyan Rock Festival on Wikipedia

Hiking and nature[edit]

  • 1 Longmen Park (龍門露營渡假基地), +886 2 2499 1791. A sports park that contains a large suspension bridge and has facilities to hire canoes.

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