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Embrace nature and flower gardens with a picnic or leisurely hike up the rolling hillsides of Yangmingshan. The park is accessible by public bus.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Jhuzihhu Rd, Beitou District, Taipei 112, Taiwan
+886 2 2861 3601
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visit Yangmingshan to see cherry blossoms and flowers in spring. It is close to Taipei: about an hour depending on traffic. Book a cab or private tour to take you around. Join a group tour only if you don’t mind going with a big crowd...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank leelinda8
Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a car to go there and luckily, we were able to visit before the start of long weekend. Our driver told us that during holidays there will be traffic control so we may not be allowed to enter. As it was already Cherry...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mekris2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yangmingshan is a mountainous national park not far out of Taipei, it is most famous for its cherry blossoms and other flowers. While the plum flower is the national flower of the Republic of China on Taiwan (ROC), most people who visit Yangmingshan want to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was at Yang Ming Shan. Though the weather was quite moody in Jan nevetheless it was a good walk along the trail around "xiao you keng", Mount QiXing, "leng sui keng" and "jing tian keng". We walked all the way from leng sui keng to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank leeernyap
Reviewed 13 February 2019

The view is awesome all around the National Park when I get here with the public transport which a little not so convenient for me, better get a taxi or rent a car with some friends to here if you not in budget travel. If...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shuxintan
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

I managed to make my way to YMS NP solo using public transportation. Likely not the fastest way, part of the adventure. Details of public transport are in other reviews so I won’t repeat here- search reviews for bus. YMS Station stop was the last...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank dawns04966
Reviewed 8 February 2019

After enjoying a few hours at a hotel with hot spring pools down the mountain, we drove up here to see the volcano steaming release in the park. You can definitely smell the sulfur in the whole are up here. We did see several cracking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank midwaytoheaven
Reviewed 1 February 2019

My family and I went here to have a hike. It was nice. Walking and climbing up and down hill. Quite steep from the beginning, just climbing up and up. We did bring our lunch to eat on the top of the mountain. VERY beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nutharin
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

Our guide was jenny. 5 stars. She knows where to take the best pics for the best background. Good job to jenny.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank George31285
Reviewed 25 January 2019 via mobile

We certainly recommend Jenny as tour guide. She took a lot of very nice, instagrammable photos of me and my family. She knows how to have fun and made sure guests like us have fun also. She certainly knows her job. We had fun. It...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Art Gina P
14 January 2019|
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Response from ZfyEd | Reviewed this property |
Both places are not far to each other and if by taxi/car, it's less than 30mins from Ximenting. Or you can take the subway to Jiantan Station, and take the red-5 bus to Yangmingshan stop. I trust there are day tours there... More
5 January 2019|
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Response from Misspiikachu | Reviewed this property |
Free~ just have to pay for the bus, I cant remember the price for the all day ticket but if you go after 12 you can just use your easy card =)
3 December 2018|
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Response from Carla S | Reviewed this property |
We used a taxi from Taoyuan. I imagine you can use a taxi from anywhere and have as many stops as you wish.