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Maokong mountain

Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2181 2345
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The Maokong gondola stops at Taipei Zoo, Zhinan Temple and the Maokong station. The Maokong station stop at the top of the mountain offers a panoramic view of the city and visitors can try delicacies like noodles with tea oil and glutinous rice with bamboo shoots.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cable car” (55 reviews)
“gondola ride” (36 reviews)
“tea house” (32 reviews)
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Taipei, Taiwan
Neihu District
+886 2 2181 2345
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love going up the mountain, going to a tea place, drinking tea, looking over the green mountains, and eating their sesame noodles.... The gondola ride is fun too.

Thank Junia K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

is a challenging ride by the cable car if happen to 1st timer but the return is good scenery view of Taipei

Thank vincentlO741VW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try the glass bottom cable car ride that takes up up all the way to Maokong Mountain. There are 2 stops in between the bottom and top station ie the Taipei Zoo stop and the temple stop. The ticket price is depending on the number...More

Thank HCHo13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So pleasant . The temperature is lower. It is better to take warmer clothing and ...Umbrella . I was there in nov .

Thank Serge L
Reviewed 9 December 2017

First of all I saw it from Taipei 101 and then decided to go there. I went there by Cable Car. It was a good experience. You can have good photos in neutral beauty.

Thank haripal81
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Upon exiting the gondola station, you are greeted with a lot of cafes. You can pick a trail to enter with trails needing hours to walk through. Alternatively, you can take the mini buses that ply through maokong. I chose to go to the Taipei...More

Thank Kris D
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We took the gondola to the top (Maokong) and walked down through mostly slight down incline to the next stop on the gondola (Zhinan Temple). It was a long but beautiful walk through tea plantation with very few people and almost no traffic. We visited...More

1  Thank TorontoMusicman
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I love the view of Taipei 101 from the top of the Maokong Mountain. Very scenic. There are tons of restaurants and cafes up there, but I prefer the street food. It is accessible via the exhilarating Maokong Gondola.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The ride was okay... I mean, it's a normal cable car, but for the experience, I guess this is a must. When I went there, it was raining and perhaps that's why my review isn't exactly good because I didn't do anything much. So yeah......More

1  Thank grapegump
Reviewed 15 November 2017

For people who are okay with heights it would be great, but not for people like me. Took this from the Taipei zoo and after the 2nd stop I couldn't handle it. But other people would find it a good attraction. Its not expensive and...More

Thank Miguel P
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Legiman D
11 November 2017|
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Response from Jam19714 | Reviewed this property |
Taipei Zoo and the Maokong Gondola are worth doing and great value. I would recommend the glass bottomed Gondola to give more impressive views below your feet of the tree tops and terrain. Wait time for the glass... More
15 October 2017|
Response from KC_Nav | Reviewed this property |
Its certainly roomy enough for that, i guess just depends on how many people are riding the same time as you? and what they are carrying with them.
jeanette g
4 June 2017|
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Response from Laschon R | Reviewed this property |
It depends if the weather. If it's a bad one, no.