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Maokong mountain

Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2181 2345
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Tea of Taipei: Small-Group Tour with Taipei City Sightseeing
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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.
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  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
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“cable car” (55 reviews)
“tea house” (36 reviews)
“gondola ride” (35 reviews)
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Taipei, Taiwan
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"cable car"
in 55 reviews
"tea house"
in 36 reviews
"gondola ride"
in 35 reviews
"taipei zoo"
in 37 reviews
"tea leaves"
in 13 reviews
"fried rice"
in 9 reviews
"mao kong"
in 12 reviews
"tea culture"
in 7 reviews
"green mountains"
in 5 reviews
"nice view"
in 20 reviews
"temple stop"
in 5 reviews
"glass bottom"
in 23 reviews
"zhinan temple"
in 14 reviews
"great tea"
in 7 reviews
"long ride"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"fresh air"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can ride the Maokong gondola all the way to the top. There are a few stations on the gondola where you can get off like Zhinan Temple. An alternative is to get the bus to get around the area. We got up using a...More

Thank Acineto
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

30 min gondola ride to the top of the mountain. Amazing views. Shops and restaurants and tea houses when you get to the top. You can stop at several places along the way to see other sights. Close to the zoo.

Thank Sean B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take the gondola up to the last stop and walk out of the station to seek the various tea houses for relaxing tea, snacks and lunch. On our visit, we went to the Red Wood restaurant for lunch and ate some delicious food: tea oil...More

Thank chanyu1
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maokong is one of the best venue to have a quiet and cooling place in Taipei for lovers or friends to have a good long chat while enjoying the views of nature as well as the city and enjoying the taste of the famous local...More

Thank Mikelaw01
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is pretty convenient to be able to use the you card to pay for the cable car ride up, but you have to pay the one way fee twice. The scenery is great going up and once you get off the last stop which...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maokong Mountain is absolutely INCREDIBLE!!! I've been around the world but I absolutely fell in love with this place. I wished I'd had a few days really to have hiked all the trails and seen all the cool sights. Plan on spending a whole day...More

1  Thank seahawksteve
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice time away from the city- quiet and peaceful mountain view, Wasn't too crowded on Sunday noon when I visited there - waiting in line was around 25 minutes. Ride on the gondola was very nice - it was worth taking the longer line...More

Thank Nadavico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"The Maokong Mountain" in Formosa's Taipei City, also known as the Cat's Sky (Chinese: 貓空), is "The Hippest Place" in Asia for a cup of tea, a peaceful walk, or just a for a game of chess and some great Chinese Delicacies and Cuisines. It...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2018

The title says it all, you got alot of tea house to visit. From one that sells only tea to others that offer food. They all sell the same type to tea, but a few offer great service. I spent almost 50% of my spending...More

Thank LawMicah
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed the ride on the gondola over the tea fields of Moaning Mtn. Once I arrived, it was early in the day and really didn't know where I wanted to go, so I took the circuit bus ride. I recommend that to get...More

1  Thank gincy
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Legiman D
November 10, 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
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rlorredo
October 14, 2017|
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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.
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jeanette g
June 3, 2017|
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Response from Laschon R | Reviewed this property |
It depends if the weather. If it's a bad one, no.
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