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Definitely will be back for more!

Let's see.. we booked this one week prior to arriving in Taipei as my friend and I were undecided... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2016
tjewww
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Singapore, Singapore
First time rock climbing outdoors and it was a great experience

This was my first time rock climbing outdoors, and it was great. I am an English speaker, but most... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2016
Ryan I
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Seattle, Washington
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30 May 2016
“Definitely will be back for more!”
14 Jan 2016
“First time rock climbing outdoors and it was a great experience”
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Calling all rock climbing enthusiasts out there. Enjoy your favorite sport when you are traveling to northern Taiwan. We will take you to the amazing climbing site on the coast. Left you chalk bag, carabiners and gear at home? We got you covered! We...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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9F-7, No. 222, Sec. 2, Nanchang Road, Taipei 100, Taiwan
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

Let's see.. we booked this one week prior to arriving in Taipei as my friend and I were undecided if we were "fit" enough for the experience. Pei, the person we were communicating with was very speedy with her replies and when we finally decided...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2016

This was my first time rock climbing outdoors, and it was great. I am an English speaker, but most guides and the other climbers were Chinese speakers and thus the company arranged to have an English translator there just for me, which was great. Although...More

4  Thank Ryan I
DetourTaipei, Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2016

We are glad you enjoy the overall experience. Indeed some tips on climbing would definitely be helpful, we will for sure be more mindful on that part in the future. Your feedback is very much appreciated! We look forward to the chance to take you...More

Reviewed 16 December 2015

When you happen to take a quick outdoor getaway during the wet season, you have to be mentally prepared that things may not go the way they are planned. All the more comforting to sign up with a reputable and experienced outfit that offers a...More

3  Thank mixedccr
DetourTaipei, General Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2015

Thank you for your kind words! We really appreciate your flexibility and understanding. We definitely look forward to showing you Long Dong on a nice day in the future :) Happy Holidays! Pei

Reviewed 25 June 2015

Where do I even begin? If you are ever in Taipei and are thinking about hiring a company to guide you on a rock climbing trip to Long Dong, you cannot go wrong with this company! Everybody with the company that came had a fun...More

1  Thank John M
DetourTaipei, Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2015

Hello John, Thank you for sharing your experience! It was great that the weather cooperated and allow us to create some wonderful memories for you. Next time you are in town, come to make another route at the gym :) Best regards, Pei

Reviewed 3 March 2015

I found Detour off of a google search. It seemed a bit harder to find a outfit to take me rock climbing than I thought it would be. I am very glad I came across Detour because they set me up with a couple of...More

Thank Ian S
DetourTaipei, Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2015

Hello Ian, Thank you for sharing your experience! It was great that we had the chance to show you the beauty of Taiwan from a different angle. We will for sure work on making us easier to find on the web :) Have a great...More

Reviewed 7 October 2014

Had a wonderful 2 days with this company under Pei's careful arrangement. I think the key here was the safety - I've climbed in both Thailand and Hong Kong and 'Duck' (name of the instructor) is very focused in explaining the logic / reasoning around...More

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DetourTaipei, Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2014

Hello Manshun, Thank you for your review! Safety is definitely one of the few important things that we emphasize. I personally benefitted a lot from Duck's lead climbing class and I am happy you guys did as well. We are happy that we made your...More

Reviewed 3 October 2014

I had a free day on a business trip to Taipei, so arranged to go climbing with detour at Long Dong. I had a fantastic time. The climbing is really good, the scenery spectacular, and the service terrific. I was collected from my hotel, driven...More

Thank Johnd1969
DetourTaipei, Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2014

Hello John, It was great to have the chance to show you Long Dong. We are glad that you enjoyed and thank you for your kind words. We look forward to seeing you again next time you are in town! All the best, Pei

Reviewed 12 August 2014

I had a wonderful day of rock climbing with Pei and her team. Long Dong is incredible with fantastic top rope and sport climbing routes for all levels of experience and skills. Great 5.6 routes to warm you up and challenging routes for more advanced...More

1  Thank MikeTett
DetourTaipei, Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Hello Mike, Thank you for your kind words! We had fun just as you did! It would definitely be great to show you some more great routes when you are back here. Hope you are enjoying the beginning of autumn back home. We look forward...More

Reviewed 23 July 2014

We were picked from our hotel outside of Taipei and dropped back to a different hotel in Taipei. The service was excellent with a guide that knew the area well and recommended good climbs that was in my capability. The climbing was excellent, nothing too...More

2  Thank KatieT2071
DetourTaipei, Manager at Detour, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Hello Katie, We are glad that you enjoyed the visit. Hope you and your family are enjoying the last bit of the summer and we look forward to seeing you again if you ever travel this way! Best regards, Pei

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