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Stone Umbrella (Shiyusan)

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Chenggong Township, Taitung County
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Shiyusan, or "Stone Umbrella," is a narrow spit of rock that projects approximately one kilometer into the sea, like the trunk of an elephant, at the 102-kilometer mark of Highway 11. The feature which gives the area its name is the result of differential wave erosion: a hard coral cap perched on a relatively narrow pillar of softer stone conglomerate. The Stone Umbrella, plus the beautiful scenery here, makes Stone Umbrella (Shiyusan) a popular spot with photographers.

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

Nat'l Hwy 5 → Exit at the Su'ao Interchange → Prov. Hwy 9 → Prov. Hwy 11


TRA Taitung Station → Dingdong Bus (bound for Jingpu) to Shiyusan stop.

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Last update time: 2020-05-27
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