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Cihou Lighthouse

No.34 Qixia Lane, Qijin District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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visit in the evening

take some time to walk up. nice for photo talking. maybe you need to grab a bottle of water before... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Great view from the top

From this lighthouse, you will be able to have a great view of Kaohsiung port where ships will... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
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No.34 Qixia Lane, Qijin District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

take some time to walk up. nice for photo talking. maybe you need to grab a bottle of water before you walk up :)

Thank veryseriousreview
Reviewed 3 December 2017

From this lighthouse, you will be able to have a great view of Kaohsiung port where ships will pass-by frequently. However, you will need to climb up some steep slopes before getting to the lighthouse. Would recommend you to visit the Cihou fort which is...More

Thank aaong86
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The white lighthouse built by British in 1883, after that rebuilt by Japan in 1918. Standing here can saw the whole Kaohsiung port, cargo ships often go through the lighthouse and out of the sea.

Thank edck2014
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Continued to the lighthouse from the storeland. Was closed when i arrived but it would be a nice place to enter and take photos if its open. I would recommend that you rent a double electrical bicycle (with a sunshade on top) and take it...More

Thank B_rendayy
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I came here at night and there is nothing to see, which seems a contradiction in terms. The light radiating is very weak and can barely be seen from the harbour. The lighthouse itself is completely obscured, so to see it, you will have to...More

2  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 19 September 2016

A quaint lighthouse about 30min stroll from the entrance of the Cijin island town. You can rent a bicycle but will still have to park it at the bottom of the cliff on which the lighthouse is located at. From there it's a steep uphill...More

Thank bittymacbeth
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I am a big fan of lighthouse and would try to visit lighthouses during the visit. This lighthouse is nice but not too special. However, please be mindful that it requires a lot of stairs walking to reach it.

Thank Ccmm Z
Reviewed 26 August 2016

It's a bit of a trek to the top of the hill in order to see this lighthouse, but despite the hot and sweaty weather it's worth it for the view out over Kaohsiung and the pretty little lighthouse at the top. Takes about 10...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

It is a bit tricky to find unless you are with a local, as you need to go over the harbour ferry ($25 each way) and then walk through the town. It's quite a climb up there, and day I went was very hot and...More

Thank Tonymf
Reviewed 15 August 2016

If you are in good shape and like to walk up hill to see a nice view, this is for you You look back at the city of Kaohsiung, and have the open ocean bhind you, you turn to the North,and can see the Northe...More

Thank BigBen56
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