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Shimen Reservoir, Daxi

#1 of 38 in Parks in Taoyuan
Water Body · Nature / Park
Walk over the great dam at Shimen Reservoir for panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. Head to the nearby park for cycling, walking, and picnics, or grab a bite at the Hakka restaurant offering highland cuisine. Bird-watchers should look out for the endemic Taiwan whistling thrush, Japanese white-eyes, light-vented bulbuls, and many other species (a museum in the vicinity exhibits descriptions and sightings of local birds). Dress warmly: the winds at this altitude can be harsh. Plan to visit Shimen Reservoir and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Daxi attractions using our Daxi road trip planning website.
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  • "Shimen Shui Ku" means Stone Gate Dam. It supplies water to Taipei. It is a favourite day trip for local people who hope to show their guests something interesting.  more »
  • We was enjoy the great lunch there, we ride the motorbike to there, it's so comfortable and you can see the all Taoyuan city from top.  more »

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