Yangmingshan National Park

Currently Open [Closes at 04:30 pm]
  • Address: No. 1-20, Zhuzihu Road, Beitou District, Yangmingshan, Taipei City 11292, Taiwan
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +886-228613601
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: National Park, Park, Play Ground, Family And Kids, Nature

Yangmingshan National Park - Review

This national park is one among the eight national parks that are located in Taiwan. Originally known as Grass Mountain, this national park is famous for a number of reasons.

Other than the extensive open land filled with flora and fauna, the national park is also home to the extinct volcano, the Seven Star Mountain. Other essential sights that people can view in this national park include hot springs, cherry blossom trees, sulfur deposits, venomous snakes, fumaroles and numerous hiking trails. The best time to visit this place is between February and April. 

Yangmingshan National Park is one of the main tourist attractions to visit and should definitely feature in your Taipei itinerary 4 days and Taipei itinerary 5 days.

Yangmingshan National Park Information

  • There are numerous specific locations in the vicinity of the national park.
  • These places have separate timings and entry prices.
  • Entry is free.

How To reach Yangmingshan National Park by Public Transport

  • Bus or shuttle routes from MRT station
  • By Car

Restaurants Near Yangmingshan National Park

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TripHobo Highlights for Yangmingshan National Park

  • Yangmingshan National Park Address: No. 1-20, Zhuzihu Road, Beitou District, Yangmingshan, Taipei City 11292, Taiwan
  • Yangmingshan National Park Contact Number: +886-228613601
  • Yangmingshan National Park Timing: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm
  • Yangmingshan National Park Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Yangmingshan National Park(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Yangmingshan National Park: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Yangmingshan National Park

  • 95% of people who visit Taipei include Yangmingshan National Park in their plan

  • 85.38% of people start their Yangmingshan National Park visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Yangmingshan National Park

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

93.04% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Yangmingshan National Park

People normally club together National Palace Museum and Beitou Hot Springs while planning their visit to Yangmingshan National Park.

People also prefer to start their day with Yangmingshan National Park.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Yangmingshan National Park, Taipei Reviews

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  • Mountainous terrain. Great for trekking if you are into such activities. Many trails available. Otherwise, it's just a really nice break from the hustle and bustle of city life in Taipei. Google maps directions are quite reliable. The bus ride here was quite scenic and quick as well.

  • Took the gondola up to the top of the mountain, though I definitely want to go back and check out the temple somewhere in between. A great way to get out of the city and enjoy some nature, while still technically being in Taipei. The walks I went on where quite easy, and there are plenty of places to stop for coffee, snacks, or some stinky tofu 😛

  • This National Park is one of the reasons why I love Taipei so much. To have such a massive green space in the city is a blessing. I do hope most of the residents of Taipei make use of this National Park and visit it regularly. I would also suggest visitors in Taipei to take a day our to visit this marvellous place. There are numerous trails around the National Park with different landscapes and views to enjoy and appreciate. There are frequent bus services running from the main city to the beginning of each trail. This is one of my favourite places in Taiwan. Make sure to carry enough water when you go hiking and wear good shoes.

  • Wonderful place to go for a hike. You can see various flora, fauna and geographic variations within a small area. Reminded me of Nepal.

  • This national park is awesome. It's not super crowded, but it's so close to the city. I think driving or riding a scooter is the best way to visit the whole thing, but riding bikes it's also fantastic, thrilling and a great workout. Lots of hiking trails, public and private hot springs in the park and nearby, and great views of the city. There are buses to get up to some of the popular locations.

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