From Taipei: Yangmingshan National Park Hiking Day Tour

From Taipei: Yangmingshan National Park Hiking Day Tour

From US$ 82.34 per person

Enjoy a mini outdoor retreat and find your bliss in Yangmingshan National Park. Hike through stunning volcanic landscapes and learn about the fascinating geothermal features of Taipei's Tatun Volcanoes.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Small group
Limited to 10 participants
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 9 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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Live tour guide
English, Chinese

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a mountain hike with a professional local guide
  • Learn about the fascinating geothermal features of Taipei's Tatun volcanoes
  • Marvel at panoramic views of the city from the top of Taipei Basin
Full description
Get back to nature on a hike through the breathtaking landscapes of Yangmingshan National Park. Meet your tour guide at the train station and enjoy a 40-minute train ride to Xiaoyoukeng, the starting point of your hike and the most popular spot in the national park. Here, get up close to the volcanic fumaroles and experience the sensation of walking on a dormant volcano. Begin your hike along the Xiaoyoukeng Hiking Trail towards the main summit of Qixing Mountain, the highest point in Taipei. Follow a rocky path lined with long grass and sulfur crystals where you can still see and smell the volcanic steam. Upon arrival at the main summit, marvel at the fantastic view that opens up before you then continue towards the east summit. Here, enjoy a rest and regain your strength while appreciating the beauty of nature. After a short break, walk down to Menghuan Lake (literally "dreamy lake") before continuing to Qingtiangang, a lava terrace where you will find a herd of wild water buffaloes. Finally, visit Lengshuikeng, a hot spring lake formed by the volcanic lava flowing down from the mountain. Make your way back to Taipei Main Station in the late afternoon.
Includes
  • Round-trip shared transfer between Taipei Main Station and Yangmingshan National Park
  • Professional tour guide
  • Liability insurance
  • Food and drinks
  • Hiking gear
  • Porter
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Please meet your tour guide at East Exit 2 of Taipei Main Station. You will need to leave the station building to find this exit, which is located near a train locomotive.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Food and drinks
  • Snacks
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This tour involves a moderately challenging hiking trail
  • The tour schedule is subject to change or rescheduling according to traffic and weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

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Review summary

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March 14, 2020

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