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  • Excellent21%
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  • Average37%
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  • Terrible2%
3 Aug 2018
“Beautiful but hot”
8 Apr 2018
“Roadside Attraction ”
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Jinshui Highway, Ruifang Dist., New Taipei, Taiwan
Ruifan District
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Don’t come here at summer by public transportation otherwise u will get melted..... woooo We took bus so got to wait for it’s return....

Thank Wander751162
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

My first visit ever. It’s a small water fall with reddish, brownish color due to iron and copper mining left over. Remind me somewhat like China “Yellow Dragon (Husnglong National Park)” karst geographic scenes. It’s awesome and very impressive. We surely enjoyed it very much..

Thank David H
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The waterfall is all right for a roadside attraction. 15 minutes is a long time to be here. You’re going to be upset if you put a lot of effort into getting here. It’s in “if you’re in the area” visit. There are several other...More

Thank wdfyffe
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A small area with a small size waterfall. Not spectacular if compared to Shifen Waterfall in Pingxi District. Don't expect waterfall with tons of spray or get damp at look-out platform. Anyway, every location and area has something different to offer to visitors because every...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of the attractions we visited along the way to Jiufen, here is what we think: Scenery: 3/5 Cleanliness: 4/5 Fun: 3/5 Physical Ease: 5/5 Value for Money: 4/5 The Good: Nice little waterfall, careful not to touch the water because of the...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The water fall isn't impressive and it requires a bus to get to. There is nothing nearby and you have to wait an hour for a bus. You can't pickup a taxi here either.

Thank Rick W
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

I walked here from Jiufen old street. It takes about 30-40 minutes via relatively well-kept stone steps and walkways. It was raining and windy due to the incoming typhoon but on a nice day I honk it would be a nice walk through Taiwanese jungle...More

Thank P A
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Heard about the gold waterfall whilst browsing online and thought it would be high and splendid. It is a little disappointing but if you do have to pass here do just drop by and have a picture or two at least you been here where...More

Thank axk
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This is not worth a detour. If you're driving past (it's very close to the Gold Centre) have a look, it's right next to the road, but otherwise don't bother. Our kids called it "the brown waterfall", not really up to much.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 December 2015

This is the least attractive waterfall I've visited. If you have private transport and are visiting Jinguashi and/or Jiufen, sure, give it a go since it's located extremely nearby. If you are taking public transport, I don't think it's worth the time and effort. Shuttle...More

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Ruifan District
With its air of historical heritage, Shuijinjiu
(ShueiNanDong, Jingguashi, Jiufen) used to be
prosperous and glamorous due to mining. Although its
magnificent semblance no longer exists, the peaceful
and beautiful atmosphere has persisted. With a wave to
the age of the gold rush, one can still see a glimpse
of its glorious past through the Golden Waterfall.
Gazing at the ShueiNanDong Remains of the 13 Levels,
...More
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