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Dragon Tiger Tower

Liantan Rd., Zuoyin Dist., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Tourist highlight

Really good photo opportunities to add to your album of Taiwanese experience. Will be difficult to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Francois R
South Africa
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Walk Around Lotus Lake

Start with the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas and walk down Lotus Lake to see all the other pagodas. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Liantan Rd., Zuoyin Dist., Kaohsiung, Taiwan

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really good photo opportunities to add to your album of Taiwanese experience. Will be difficult to climb the pagodas for physically disabled and elderly, but outside still has plenty of things to behold.

Thank Francois R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Start with the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas and walk down Lotus Lake to see all the other pagodas. We didn't go inside each pagod and only took pictures from the walking path. Worth the visit since it's something different.

Thank StarryEyedLuna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This seven storey Dragon Tiger Tower is one of top tourist attraction in City of Kaohsiung. Don't missed it. Must see. Its a beautiful site, sits on an artificial lake with lovely giant lotus flowers and many colorful temples within the vicinity. In the lotus...More

1  Thank leslie o
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fascinating place - You enter through the Dragon's mouth - You will see the Chinese versions of Hell inside... a lesson to live a good and kind life. You can climb the towers for a great view of the lake area. Come...More

1  Thank dpaul7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be in with the crowd and chase bad luck away, we went to this scenic spot. We took amazing photos and enjoyed looking at the remaining lotus on the pond. I think it would really look beautiful if all of them were in full...More

2  Thank despresso
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The Dragon Tiger Tower is situated at the Lotus Lake and there are many other surrounding temples. The tower is seven story high. At the top you can see an open scenic view. There are paintings inside the temple. It is said to enter through...More

Thank jt792
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Taiwanese people are super friendly. Most Taiwanese people under 50 years of age can understand English well. The Dragon Tiger Tower are open in the day time until around 5:00pm. People can reach the towers through the dragon and tiger. To get rid of misfortune...More

1  Thank Ecoinus
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Nice place to explore Gaoxiong. Just few minutes by taxi from the Zuoying station (Taiwan High Speed Rain) so if you have time to kill before head to north Taiwan, but allow at least one hour to spend this towers and near by temple. Worth...More

1  Thank HappyDragon0201
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We came to this place since it is always shown as the background of Kaohshiung. It is very retro / 70s architecture. When you enter from the dragon mouth and exit from tiger mouth, it is said to get rid of bad luck & brings...More

1  Thank Rachel_PRL
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Nice place to spend some of your time when travelling to Kaohsiung! Great place for pictures and nothing more then that. There is a bakery just opposite to this place which sell great pastries recommend to try them.

3  Thank Aniket88
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25 July 2016|
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Response from Hendry T | Reviewed this property |
No admission fee for both places,
25 July 2016|
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Response from Carl B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry that I didn't see this earlier. Lotus Pond is a small recreational area with most of it's activities along the shore. There are no water tours of this pond. You can walk around the pond in about 2 hours if you... More
2 September 2015|
Response from Irene S | Reviewed this property |
It is free.