Single Day Hiking Trips

There are hundreds of great day hikes within an hour or two of Taipei City.  Within a very short time, you can be surrounded by lush forest or enjoying a waterfall spa. We often lead group hikes that anyone can join, and private groups to these beautiful locations.

We organize day hikes on a regular basis, providing transport, equipment and a knowledgeable guide to introduce the area.  All of our day hikes can also be arranged at a time to suit you, contact us for more details.

Pingxi

a great day hike near Taipei, Taiwan

The hills around the former mining area of Pingxi are filled with wonderful trails.
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The Four Beasts

Hike Elephant Mountain at night in Taipei

A breathe of fresh air in the heart of Taipei.  The ‘beasts’ are home to an array of trails to suit all levels.
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Yangmingshan

The sun sets above Yangmingshan National Park and a lush forest in Taipei, Taiwan.

Yangmingshan National Park has it all – great hiking routes, stunning scenery and relaxing hot springs.
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Wulai

Bird's eye view of Wulai 烏來, Taiwan and the surrounding forest and mountains.

From challenging hikes and extreme river traces, to gentle strolls around this aboriginal village, there is something for everyone in Wulai.
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Huangdidian

A good day hike close to Taipei, Taiwan

One of the most exhilarating hikes around! Knife-edge ridges and beautiful scenery all the way.
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Wuliaojian

Wuliaojian mountain hiking trails, Taiwan

The most exciting hike around Taipei.  Enjoy razor-sharp ridges, rope climbs and a 20 meter vertical decent.
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Huangzuishan

Hiking in Yangmingshan National Park

Hike out to this volcanic crater in a protected ecology zone in Yangminshan National Park.
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Beichatianshan

Hiking the Taiwan mountains

Probably the toughest day hike from Taipei.  This is a long, but incredibly beautiful climb up to over 2000m above sea level.
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Caoling Trail

Caoling Historic Hiking Trail in Taiwan

This beautiful trail has exceptionally good views of the northeast coast and is a relatively easy hike.
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Teapot Mountain

a great day hike near Taipei, Taiwan

Teapot Mountain has some amazing views of the northern coast of Taiwan and makes for an exciting day of hiking
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Sandiaoling Falls

Four superb waterfalls in one hike, the Sandiaoling Waterfalls Trail is a great way to soak up some of Taipei’s wonderful natural scenery.
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