Recreation Information
Recreation Information
Day Trips
Yangmingshuwu trail
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Yangmingshan Bus Station
Yangmingshan Bus Station

This station is the Metropolitan Transport's Yangmingshan terminal. It is the starting (or ending) station for bus R 5 (to MRT Jiantan Station), bus 206 (to Taipei Main Station or Dongyuan) and shuttle bus108.

Note: -> Car → On foot *108 shuttle bus stops near these locations.

*Yangmingshan bus station->* *Headquarters Visitor Center→ *Yangmingshuwu → Zhongxing Road → Yangming Park (Flower clock) →Grass Mountain Chateau → *Yangmingshan bus station

Route distance: From Headquarters Visitor Center to Yangmingshuwu via the pedestrian trail, pass through Yangming park and arrive at Yangmingshan bus station. Total distance is approximately 5 km.

Duration: About 70 minutes.

Detailed description: This is a walk on a forest trail along the Yangjin highway. You will come across about 100 meters of steeper slope, after which is the highway intersection. Cross the street and continue onto Zhongxing Road. Pass the entrance to Yangmingshuwu and continue straight ahead downhill to Yangming Park's flower clock. The whole journey consists of stone-steps and a paved road.

Sights along the way:

  1. Experience the wildlife along the pedestrian trail.
  2. Visitors might want to visit Yangmingshuwu and take a look at the exhibits (admission fee, English tour needs to be booked ahead), video introductions or audio guides on local history and culture.
  3. Visitors might also stop by Yangming Park and admire the park's design and unique park life.

Note: Northeasterly winds bring plenty of moisture and rain from September through May.

Roads and trails may be wet. Please wear anti-slip shoes.