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  • Beautiful curve of Queen's Head
  • Queen's Head at night
  • Queen's Head with light painting
  • Beautiful scenery of Queen's Head


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No.167-1, Gangdong, Wanli Dist., New Taipei City


Queen's Head is a landmark mushroom rock formation at Yehliu Geopark. Between 1962 and 1963, the top concretion split to give the stone its current graceful form. Seen from a distance, the rock resembles a bust of Queen Elizabeth with a long slender neck and beautiful facial lines, hence the name. The neck of the rock has thinned with natural weathering over the decades. Plans are now underway to reinforce the rock to ensure it survives as a landmark for years to come.  

Travel Information

(Traffic information is subject to change. Please check with the transportation station before departure.)

1. Nat'l Hwy 1 → Jinshan/Badu Interchange → Turn left onto Prov. Hwy 2 and continue in the Jinshan direction to Yehliu
2. Nat'l Hwy 1 → Jijin/Wanli Interchange→ Turn left onto Prov. Hwy 2 and continue in the Jinshan direction to Yehliu


1. Kuo-Kuang Bus No. 1815 → Taipei City Hall Bus Station → Yehliu
2. Take TRA to Keelung Station → Keelung Bus (bound for Jinshan) to Yehliu stop.
3. Take HSR (or TRA) to Taipei Train Station, transfer to MRT Tamsui Station, transfer to Crown Northern Coast Shuttle Bus, get off at Yehliu Geopark (Yehliu Ocean World) stop. Please see bus schedule on Taiwan Tourist Shuttle Bus Web.

Area Information

Last update time: 2020-06-20
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