Yangmingshan National Park

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  • 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

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.

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

  • Bus or shuttle routes from MRT station
  • By Car

  • Local traditional eateries

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

  • 83.33% of people start their Yangmingshan National Park visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

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

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

94.29% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Yangmingshan National Park

People normally club together Taipei 101 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
  • Nice scenic mountain. Easy access via mass transport. I enjoy strolls along the several family friendly walking trails available at the bus depot.

  • Unless you are gamed for hiking otherwise don't waste your energy and time. When you are there take a shuttle bus (not mentioned in Google) to go around the mountain. Every time you board the bus it's NT15. There are about 9 stops around the mountain.

  • If you are a climbing lover, I suggest you must be here at once in your lifetime. I planned to be here because I would like to see the national park which is different in my hometown. I want to see a beautiful scenery, the mountains and tress, it's worth to be here. I've called Switzerland in Taiwan. At here, there are many choices for walking in the jungle, from the starter to the expertise. If you don't know how to start walking, please asking or contact the staffs; otherwise, you may be lose along the way. Please pay attention for this. Food and beverage are very necessary to be well-prepare because there's rarely find the convenient store. Starbuck lover don't worry, there's a store there. Also, the price is quite expensive, but reasonable because of the transportation. In overall, I love to visit here again next time.

  • A quite convenient and relaxing place to enjoy away from the busy life of Taipei city. The place is approachable by bus from various MRT stations. A number of hiking trails are available. The person interested in riding around mountain can enjoy unlimited bus rides in very less price. A number of hot spots are also there.

  • The park is easily accessible from Taipei by public transport. Bus or train/bus. There is also a bus shuttle service around the park. The rangers at the Visitor Centre speak English and provide maps of the park. There are different attractions around the park like the sulphur springs, suspension bridge, hot springs where visitors can dip their feet in the hot springs or there are separate bathing houses for men and women. There are also many trails for hiking and a waterfall or two. The scenery is gorgeous but unfortunately we missed the floral displays in the park which happens in May.

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