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Ali Mountain (Alishan)

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Watching the sunrise

Ali Mountain is one of Taiwan National Park. Traveler go to Ali Mountain to watch the sunrise. In... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Beautiful Mountain Area

Beautiful area with ancient trees as old as 2300 years. We love riding the historic train and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Zhushan, Alishan Township, Taiwan
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ali Mountain is one of Taiwan National Park. Traveler go to Ali Mountain to watch the sunrise. In Ali Mountain Taiwan National Park, there are a lot of previous railway system for mining wood. It is built by Japanese in Japanese occupation in Taiwan. Now,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Navigator408739
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to visit. Nice place to enjoy great natures which away from any pollutions. Make sure you manage to climb the mountain as it requires a proper stamina to complete the same. Lot of attractions to visit and would suggest to wear proper shoes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful area with ancient trees as old as 2300 years. We love riding the historic train and enjoyed the walking paths. A very peaceful and lovely place!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NanNorth
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the must visit places for a visitor to Taiwan. Walking along the foot paths one can view lots of greenery and trees/plants.The star attraction is a 2500 year old tree. Views from Alisan are awesome and offers many photographic opportunities. As...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chan_pup
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Alishan is a must go. The air is so fresh and the weather is lovely for hikes. I felt rejuvenated despite being there for just 2 days and 1 night.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank seahew
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Was expecting a touristy place but it is a wonderful forested area with lovely walks with well maintained trails. Worth spending half a day

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ICDC
Reviewed July 11, 2018

There are a few tea and coffee shop on the way up to the mountain. Tea are fresh and nice and coffee taste more fruity. As for the stay, what can you say, do not expect how high end it is. but quite ok for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Miketwz
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Excellent getaway choice from busy city areas in Taiwan. The road up the mountain can be very steep, windy and narrow. Nice tea leaves can be bought midway up to Alishan. Weather up there is very cool (8-10 deg C) in January. Great place for...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Syeetan
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Alishan came to me as a song when I was young... for those who listen to Taiwanese music, you will know the famous lyrics describing the maidens and young men in this mountain. But they were not the reasons why I visited...it was "back-to-nature" time...More

Date of experience: April 2018
4  Thank BrandonPBS
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Stay a day at Zhonghe set in Alishan with my family at one of the homestay. The homestay is located on top of the hill where you can observe the sunset and during the night the weather is very very cold. In the morning the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Witchaya P
January 18, 2018|
Response from Thor - Inge K | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Not really, since i havent done it. Did the bus, works prefectly. Much cheaper, but if thats not an issue.. go for it. Safe travels.
Editha A
December 10, 2017|
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December 5, 2017|
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Response from travellersingap0re | Reviewed this property |
I won't be able to help with regards to transport from Taoyuan airport to Alishan as I drove there. The centre of activity is the village around the Alishan Forest railway, stay in one of the nearby 2-3 star hotels (avoid... More