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Address: Maobitou, Henchun Township, Pingtung, Taiwan
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Great sun bathing beach

One of the better beaches in the area and not as windy as some other ones that I visited. This beach doesn't have and vendors and is less crowded, however you can't swim here like... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Tintin L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the better beaches in the area and not as windy as some other ones that I visited. This beach doesn't have and vendors and is less crowded, however you can't swim here like many other places. It's easy to get to if you're in kenting, and requires no vehicle or excessive walking.

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Thank Tintin L
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is nothing special. They call it a white sand but it's obviously called this for some other reason. Perhaps it was lost in translation?

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Thank KC_Sosa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A perfect swimming beach in every way, and worth a quick stop to see its beauty, but closed to swimming because of selfish people taking away sand and littering. Sad.

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Thank Eric P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

It feels isolated and private. A great place for couples to spend the day watching the wild surf crash in.

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Thank KB C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

in Thailand or Fillipines this would not be considered a beach - however i guess no one comes here for the beach. I also didn't find anny other reason to come here.

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Thank legobee
Macau, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

White Sand Bay shocked me because of an endless sea and beach, and I was most impressed by water sports in Kenting where a wonderful place in Taiwan is. I think the banana boating and the jet ski are my favorite of all water sports I played, even if I can’t swim. I had fell into the sea a few... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This summer vacation. I went to Kenting with my family. I saw many people there wearing Bikini and doing some water activities under the big sun. I thought they were not afraid of the heat. They still had fun and laughed each other. When I entered the Bed and Breakfast, I was amazed then. How beautiful the ocean is! I... More 

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Thank 洛蓁 溫
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

White Sand Bay at Kenting is a must-visit especially for beach/water sports lovers, for they have a variety of water sports for you to participate in. There is no entrance fee, and the beach is very clean and reminded me of Bondi Beach in Sydney.

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Thank Yong Kian T
Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

There is no entrance fees. No wonder there were so many reviewers? I got there on a bad day. It was very wet after rain and rubbish dumped everywhere. I can only imagine that it would be a nice experience on a clear day

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Nice beach, no change to access it. But lovely to see. Good for a 10-15 minutes stop, on the way. Some shop around, and people taking pictures

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