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.

Maokong Gondola

Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2181 2345
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Tea of Taipei: Small-Group Tour with Taipei City Sightseeing
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crystal cabin” (204 reviews)
“glass bottom” (199 reviews)
“cable car” (203 reviews)
Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2181 2345
Write a Review
Reviews (3,905)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 2,059 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a cable car ride to Maokong station. Impressive view of Taipei. Some eateries up at maokong station with a good view of Taipei

Thank Andreuk3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well done, fun and gorgeous views. Loved the ride and the village area at the end. It was choose your own adventure from tea tours to steep hikes and delivious matcha ice cream. Loved every minute!

Thank Juliajoanb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice view for the mountain and surrounding area. The entire area is for tea growing which makes the whole visit more cultural and eco-friendly.

Thank Kchung99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maokong Area is known for its tea products and nice views of the Taipei Area. After the Maokong Gondola was completed, Taipei Residence and Tourists Abroad can just hop on the MRT, and spend a lovely afternoon or night at any of the tea shops...More

2  Thank vajragururinpoche
Reviewed 1 week ago

This requires you to take the MRT to the last station (which is also for the zoo). It is then a short walk over to the Gondola. You can purchase tickets or use your easy card. The MRT easy card worked really well. Actually it...More

1  Thank Biology-Teacher308
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Trip is great with beautiful views and photos opportunities. There are four stations We went to the last station: Maokong Station. The main attraction of this stop is the food. There are stalls that sell noodles, sausages, and even Korean food. Also, there are...More

Thank walkingdestinations
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you've ridden one of these I think you'll find that this is no better (nor worse) than another. You can purchase your tickets at machines or even use your Easy Pass should you have one. There are three stops and the full trip to...More

Thank weregypsies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are two types of cabin for this gondola, normal cabins and crystal cabins. You can choose in which one you want to sit. They have different stations like for zoo, temple etc., me and my friend went to last station . View of the...More

Thank Victor_7982
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is really a must to do while staying in Taipei. It is recommended to drive to the last stop. There are a lot of nice tea places where it is also possible to have lunch. Take an umbrella with you it is really hot...More

Thank Wogel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rode the gondola from Taipei Zoo station and surely it amazes me. From the green scenery and i can see the Taipei 101 from there! It's cheap but worth it. Everyone must try it. :c

Thank Ethel F
Nearby Restaurants
Mita Pasta
11 reviews
1.59 km away
Meijia Chayuan
10 reviews
1.09 km away
Juicy Bun
12 reviews
1.58 km away
Mao Kong a Yi Shi de Da Cha Hu Tea Restaurant
25 reviews
1.55 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chih Nan Temple (Zhinan Temple)
118 reviews
.41 km away
Jhang Shan Temple
6 reviews
1.54 km away
Gondola Maokong Station
6 reviews
1.53 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
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|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from gemscapades | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did!
12 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from klayavriellet | Reviewed this property |
Easiest is get an easy card and load 😊😊 Tickets per ride