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7 Reasons Why You Should Hike in Taiwan

If you have a short stay in Taiwan, have you ever wondered what you can do during your stay? If you Google and think the only things you can do here are limited to visiting the National Palace of Museum and eating as many strange foods as you can at Shi-Lin Night Market with the crowd, you have come to the right place because you are about to experience the unique nature Taiwan can offer other than foods...
Tefuye Old Trail

If You Can Only Do One Hike in Taiwan, This Is It: Mt. Teapot

Being a tiny has its own advantages, which means hiking in Taiwan can allow you to enjoy the mountains and ocean views from the summits. If you can only pick up one trail to hike near Taipei and you want some challenges, Mt. Teapot, Mt. Banping and Mt. Canguanliao are definitely the trails for you, not to mention the nearby tourist attractions like Jinguaqshi and Jiufeng to visit and have exotic local foods after your hike…
Mt. Teapot from a distance

4 Ways to Hike in Taiwan with Pros and Cons

It seems easy to hike in Taiwan, and I’ve met several international visitors Google their way to the trails, and there are many great blogs in English to tell you where you can hike in Taiwan. But there are other options to enjoy hiking in Taiwan, and here are the pros and cons of each method...
Sunrise at Mt. Xuebai

15 Things you need to know before you hit the trails in Taiwan

Whether you plan to hike alone or with a local group when you visit Taiwan, there are at least 15 things you need to know in advance so you can have a more enjoyable hiking experience. You might already be an experienced hiker back home, but the jungle-like muddy terrains and the humid weather may still catch you off-guard on the trails…
Mt. Nengao

Other Hiking Blogs and Resources about Taiwan

There are many wonderful blogs, YouTube channels, and resources for you to dig in if you want to know more about hiking or other outdoor activities in Taiwan...
Twin Peaks
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