We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All reviews xiangshan station bring water taipei city worth the climb easy hike steep steps nice hike short hike nice view follow the signs worth the effort sunset view viewing platform city lights great view of taipei take your time fresh air
It was a spontaneous decision and we were glad we did it. There was a long wait at Taipei 101 and someone mentioned Elephant Mountain would be faster to view Taipei. It is about a 10 minute walk from Taipei 101 to the entrance and...More
Great way to get both your daily physical exercise and great photos of Taipei 101. From Xin Yi Rd, the most popular route up is via Liu Ju Shi, which take you to the summit and provides plenty of platforms for photos (very steep). I...More
One of my first days in Taipei I decided to take a bus and hike to Elephant mountain. It was dreary out and raining a little, no one was around except a handful of locals. I was bitten by a ton of mosquito's so make...More
This is an outstanding place from where you can see entire Taipei;we started the hike around 8PM and in just 30 minutes we where taking pictures from the second deck, which is btw somehow hidden and the entrance is not illuminated; after you pass some...More
I expected a nice little night hike, so I was a little shocked when i found out, that after the 7 minuites stroll from the MRT station, it's all stairs. For me it felt like going up all the 101 floors of the World Trade...More
the climb up the steps to elephant mountian was tedious. i had to stop a few times to catch my breath. our guide Amy was very supportive. hahah. and i made it to the top. worth the climb! it was encouraging to find lots of...More
The trail is easy to follow starting from the metro station. Some sweating was inevitable, but we were rewarded with great panorama of Taipei with Taipei 101 as the star. What's more - the Elephant mountain is green and full of birds, even on the...More
We went up one morning with our two young girls. There are a lot of steps, but the girls managed really well, especially as I had snacks in my bag :-) But once your up, the views and the rocks are really impressive.
I walked up this beautiful pretty easy walk. It's free which is awesome compared to Taipei 101 which stung me 600twd. But both are worth doing. I want to go back at sunset if I can make it. The view at the top was amazing...More