The beautiful night sceneries at "Wang Gao Liao" is well known by many. However, it is difficult to understand just how amazing the view is without experiencing it personally. Apart from the night view, the yellow soil farmlands of Dadu Mountain, the fort, the scenic restaurants, the animal zoo and other scenic spots all make this area an interesting place to visit.
To get to Wang Gao Liao, take Taichung Harbor Road and head towards Dadu Mountain, take YouYuan South Road passing through LongJing, Dadu, pass Taichung City and you will arrive at your destination. Along the way you will fields of yellow soil and the entire city view. Further along the way, the cute little animal zoo might catch your attention.
This place was set up by the city government, it is not just a shelter for stray dogs, but also houses many cute animals and is open to the public free of charge.
Opposite the small zoo is an exercise park for dogs, where many pet lovers come on a daily basis to exercise their pets. Past the zoo is the highlight of Wang Gao Liao. The city government carefully built a wooden walkway for viewing. On the west side you
can see QingShui, WuQi and other coastal towns. On the east side you can see the entire city. Before the night sets in, as the sun sets along the coasts of Taiwan, the sea and the sky becomes a sea of gold, a most spectacular view indeed.
As the night falls, and the lights come on, the gentle breeze blows and a symphony of the night plays on, stimulating our senses with the romance in the air.
The beauty of Wang Gao Liao is that it combines both the bright lights of the big city, and the glittering star lights of the seaside towns. The sparkling night lights could wash away your worries. ?
Words by Zhu Ai-Hui,
Translated by Cara Steenstra