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Mount Tai

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Address: Hongmen Road, Taishan District, Tai'an 271000, China
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A symbol of the Chinese Spirit and the royal object of worship, Mount Tai...

A symbol of the Chinese Spirit and the royal object of worship, Mount Tai has many spectacular scenic and historic sites.

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From Daimiao to Top of Tai'shan by Eastern route

Here are some updates to add to the extensive reviews below. I visited in early December. Officially winter, but it was not too cold only about 4 degrees in daytime. Here's our... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Ham M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Here are some updates to add to the extensive reviews below. I visited in early December. Officially winter, but it was not too cold only about 4 degrees in daytime. Here's our trip program from Beijing to Tai'shan for a 24 visit. Left Beijing on G163 arrived Tai'an at 1230. Caught a taxi from Highspeed station to Daimiao Temple (23... More 

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Thank Ham M
Kennesaw, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The mountain is very high and a great hike. If you are into hiking, stairs, great architecture and history, this is a great hike to do. But like EVERYWHERE in China, it is very crowded, so keep this in mind. I enjoyed the mountain and climbed it 2 out of the 3 days I was there, but keep in mind,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an atmospheric climb, punctuated by shrines and vendors. It's many steps yes, but the steps are wide and well built and there are plenty of places to rest. You can go down in the cable car!

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went up Mount Tai by coach, a designated mid-size vehicle and then cable car. A short walk to climb up the summit was required and I only walked up to less than half of the stairs as an elderly family member was with me. We went to the Confucius Temple instead and it was overlooked or not seen by... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Cable car ride was a pleasure which brings us to mid level where there were cafes and hotels. Climb up the mountain was very good as it was a sunny day with light wind. Although the steps may be a little challenging to navigate, nonetheless the climb was exhilarating and worth the scenic and fantastic view from the top.

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Fullerton, Ca, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

If you are interested in climbing the mountain or in more history/info - you can check out the great review by TMT 1004 - posted a few reviews before mine. The four of us are all 65+ y.o. Americans with some physical issues (my wife has two artificial knees already and I am scheduled for my first one in January).... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Great mountain! The view was great and a good 3-hour workout climb if you start from the middle of the mountain. However, if your planning a night-trip up, make sure you see the weather forecast because fog and rain is common.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Was part of a tour group with Mount Tai as one of the places of interest. Unfortunately, was only give an hour and fifteen minutes to explore the mountain before leaving for another destination. Unfortunately the place was filled with Chinese nationals and few foreigners, so be prepared to rub shoulders and squeeze amongst throngs of people; which made the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Taishan Mount Tai (Taishan) is the greatest of China’s Five Great Mountains. It is the most important mountain in Chinese history, and the most climbed mountain in the world. Religious worship has been a part of Taishan’s history dating back 3,000 years. There are 22 temples, 97 ruins, and 815 stone tablets on the mountain’s cliffside. They are associated with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

In the morning from 曲阜 when I reached 泰山 It was a bit late to walk up to Mountain. But I just walk one step by one from 红门。 Not that many persons there and weather was smogy and a bit rainy. afraid of losting way or too late to up. How hard to reach to 中天门。 I did not... More 

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