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Maokong Gondola

Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2181 2345
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“crystal cabin” (205 reviews)
“glass bottom” (201 reviews)
“cable car” (205 reviews)
Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2181 2345
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Reviewed 5 days ago

You can take a cable car from Taipei Zoo up to this place, and was a pretty view up too. There were not as many locals touting as you can imagine in those very touristy area. Some of them offer rides down to Taipei zoo...More

Thank Jun W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Even many locals never been. But I think it is awesome place and activity. Close to Taipei zoo. Take Gondola - enjoy view. After take couple hours upstairs to discover quite tea houses and plantations. Very good place to relax and spend some time to...More

Thank Alex3004
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful mountain, the cable car ride is the best part! Fun and you see through the bottom, it goes directly from the zoo. Very comfortable and convenient. I enjoyed the teas. Only negative, was taking and finding buses that were not already...More

Thank nadine m
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's a gondola, its a nice view. If you ride at night dont move for a bit so the cabin light turns off and u can scare the hell out of people inside an oncoming gondola. Must be great for taiwanese young couples looking to...More

Thank Tobiasaround
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great views of the city. Plus the ride is lovely above the zoo. If you bring pocket binoculars there are one or two enclosures dotted around to see. Natural wildlife is not so common. I only saw a mask faced civet on the way down...More

Thank AlexTravelStuff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view from one of those clear-display gondola was superb. We can see 101 and other landmarks of Taipei from the height. Do this gondola ride before the zoo, because both are in the vicinity of the same MRT station.

Thank weez911
Reviewed 1 week ago

I totally enjoyed the long 20 minute Gondola ride, that hits the peaks of several hills and even changes direction. The views are fantastic and if you prefer, you can take a "Crystal Cabin" which has a glass floor! Once reaching the top, there is...More

Thank gincy
Reviewed 1 week ago

with reasonable price, you can see an amazing view. At the top, you can spend your day enjoying the mountain view while having a cup of tea.

Thank Frederick_FD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views from the Gondola are awesome, as you will read in all reviews. Some tips from my experience: 1. The Crystal cabin with the glass floor is fun, but you do see the same views from outside your window of a regular cabin. What...More

3  Thank ahmlaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am afraid of heights so in order for me to conquer my fears, I have to do it! And so I did! DId I die? No. :) It was an awesome experience and I enjoyed the view and the ride.

Thank Yan C
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27 August 2017|
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Response from ParshinV | Reviewed this property |
If you pay for three stops, then you will only pay one time and can use it for each stop.
8 August 2017|
Response from Nippy2013 | Reviewed this property |
went i was there, there was strong wind and the gondola was not operated. myabe that was there same case with you.
7 August 2017|
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Response from gemscapades | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did!