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Ali Mountain (Alishan)

#1 of 125 things to do in Chiayi County Features Animals
Chiayi County, Taiwan
+886 5 259 4305
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Clouds and no view

Cant say much, cause i didnt see much because of bad weather. The little i saw was pretty awesome... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stavanger, Norway
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Very relax and beautiful

Alishan is one of the most popular and classic tourist spots in Taiwan. I first visit to Alishan... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Chiayi County, Taiwan
+886 5 259 4305
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cant say much, cause i didnt see much because of bad weather. The little i saw was pretty awesome 😊 Train from Chiayi, Alishan Train. Bus from Fenqihu Station to Alishan. It cost you 300 dollars, Taiwan dollars to ge inside the park. But with...More

Thank Queenen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alishan is one of the most popular and classic tourist spots in Taiwan. I first visit to Alishan was my high school graduate tour and fall in love with the place ever since. Even though it has been famous for so many years, it is...More

Thank VJH95
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

It is super amazing when u walk down the path in alishan in the fog, it feel cold but good. It feel like u r walking in a mysterious forest or perhaps a better description is fairies land? The air smell of moist grass and...More

1  Thank Sze T
Reviewed 4 July 2017

From Alishan to Sun Moon Lake you can consider to take Yuanlin Bus #6739, around TWD350 for budget travellers. The ticket counter was telling us bus ticket can only purchase on that day. Ticket counter was right beside 7-11, near to the stairs. Do look...More

2  Thank ng_sally13
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is probably one of the most famous places in Taiwan, other than the Sun Moon Lake. However, entrance fees of TWD300 per person is really expensive. It is good for trekking, especially around the trek of the Giant Cypress Trees. We took the train...More

Thank Rachel_PRL
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Was trying to figure reading various comments here to plan my trip. Most important activities in alishan centers around the Alishan Forest Railway (AFR)so staying within the vacinity would be convenient as theres an entrance fee to get into the park NT200 per pax if...More

3  Thank travellersingap0re
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I've been there in March, a so-called spring season. It's a good place for trekking (like many other mountains in Taiwan) with the beautiful scene of sakura flower and the likes. It's a good time for the flower festival. The lowest temperature is 8-degree Celsius...More

Thank Boong P
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It's a bit of a travel to get there, but that does not deter tourists who come in droves. We visited at the tail end of the cherry blossom season, and it was still packed with people. The whole park area is huge though, and...More

1  Thank arjun_stc
Reviewed 16 May 2017

It was awesome mountain town. Visited the tea plantation, and no pressure into buying tea from there. Bought some Alishan coffee too.

1  Thank italycanada
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

There are many different instructions on alishan I just visited Alishan today and would like to give a few tips: 1.Don't bother to take the train to fenjiuhu. It cost 384TW per trip and the train is old and slow. You will still need to...More

9  Thank June O
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17 June 2017|
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Response from travellersingap0re | Reviewed this property |
slightly southern central. Its worth staying overnight but I note lots of day trippers from Chiayi which is on the HSR
Sock Chen T
25 April 2017|
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Response from travellersingap0re | Reviewed this property |
Most advantageous to stay near Alishan railway station where there are simple eateries, a few rather basic hotels behind the main carpark just below the Alishan station. All mountain routes start here including the early... More
Winky M
26 February 2017|
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Response from travellersingap0re | Reviewed this property |
If a 17 year old is going to travel solo, it has to be Singapore, HK, Japan & Taiwan. never a worry wandering off into quieter streets there, never felt harassed by strange people