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Address: No.1 Huanhu Road, Fuxingli, Daxi, Taoyuan, Taiwan
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Great place for family outing

Spent 8 yrars to be built and competed in 1964, major drinking water supply for Northern Taiwan. It is became one of the local tourist attraction through out the year, open... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Taipei, Taiwan
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the important dams in northern Taiwan, with an amazing landscape, boat trip etc., definitely worth to visit.

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

We went on a misty and wet day. There were very few visitors. The water level of the reservoir was very low.

Thank ZhaoXiuMei
Taipei, Taiwan
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41 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Spent 8 yrars to be built and competed in 1964, major drinking water supply for Northern Taiwan. It is became one of the local tourist attraction through out the year, open 0800~1800 Fresh water fish is the local delicac

Thank Ukulele-sam1951
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This is great place to bring friends who live in city centers. I visit this place 3 to 4 times a year to relax and walk with friends. This reservoir supplies water to Taoyuan city.

Thank Ting-Ting H
Melbourne, Australia
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2,330 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 437 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

The Shiman Shiuku (Stone Gate Dam) is one place in North Taiwan that a local friend with a car may take you to. If there has been little rain recenrly, it may be a trifle deficient in water. For the sake of internatonal relations, try and show some enthusiam. Don't say "it's not like the Hoover Dam." Let's face it,... More 

Thank Jeffry B
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A great place to hike, trekking, or just a relaxing stroke in the afternoon. Plenty of space to exercise,yoga, o just sit n people watch.

Hsinchu, Taiwan
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here with my wife during the evening time. It's a nice place, good views. There is boating in this lake and it was good during rainy day...

Thank vishnu059
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9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

My wife and I went to visit the lake and walk around. It was very nice, much more than expected. We also took a drink on the top of the mountain with a wonderful view. Only issue, it is really not possible to go by public transportation, but if you have a car it is fine.

Thank Alexis F
Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

It's a huge reservoirs. It has kind of three different levels where you can get down and check out the views... A very good picnic spot for half day or 1 day depending on your mood... One can go and relax. Not far away from either Hsinchu or Taoyuan... Worth visiting!

Thank kaus_joshi
Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

The reservoir is our favourite place for weekends, cause it's only 30 min drive, and the traffic is never too busy. Nan-yuan park right by the reservoir is spacious and scenic, good for cycling, walking and picnics. Most tourists go to the other side of the reservoir, which makes it perfect for us locals to have picnics in the park,... More 

Thank AileenHuang

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