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Address: Front of Tai Mountain, Taishan District, Tai'an 271001, China
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Best route up

I been checking trip advisor and lonely planet tips but it all concludes that this is the best route up to the peak. Convenient with small shops on the way and in the peak with... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 October 2016
Andrew T
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Shanghai, China
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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I been checking trip advisor and lonely planet tips but it all concludes that this is the best route up to the peak. Convenient with small shops on the way and in the peak with Cable Car Service up and down the mount.

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Was determine to climb the whole route but gave up after reaching half way... too steep and really challenging.

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New York City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

I will keep this brief. We took the high speed train down from Beijing in late October, arriving around 3pm and leaving our luggage in the Tai'an train station where there is a very secure left luggage area. Note that the people working there do not speak English, so be prepared. The ladies in left luggage told us what bus... More 

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Delft, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

This is the most traditional route for Mount Tai, where one can find many calligraphy arts and carving arts, as well as natural views.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2013

6,660 steps to the top - we entered the annual race on 5 September this year along with over 7,000 others as we were already there paddling a Dragonboat for Australia on Lake Dong Ping the day before. It is not the easiest of climbs to the top but if you are fit you will manage the 7.5klm hike. There... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2012

Taishan is the first among China's 5 important mountains our guide said. Best done with a local. You can climb thousands of steps but we took bus halfway then cable car then walked 777 steps. Good clear day but cold fantastic view & local guide made all the difference. Food at top of cable car & usual hawkers but all... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2012

this is a very powerful mountain...one can feel ur greater self...really if you are ambitious and have a dream come and disclose it to the mountain..u will get power

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