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  • Sulfur Valley Recreation Area

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    Sulfur Valley Recreation Area

    Huge volcanic landscape that makes for a light hike

    The Sulfur Valley Recreation Area (硫磺谷遊憩區) is a picturesque volcanic landscape in Yangmingshan National Park and an excellent diversion or break spot for those exploring the park. Featuring stone paths […] More

  • Kawayu Spa

    Kawayu Spa

    Experience a Japanese onsen near Taipei

    Kawayu Spa (川湯溫泉) is a Japanese style hot spring near Beitou and Yangmingshan National Park. It’s one of the premier ones in Taipei, and is popular both with locals and […] More

  • Lengshuikeng Hot Springs

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    Lengshuikeng Hot Springs

    Lukewarm hot spring in the center of Yangmingshan

    Lengshuikeng Hot Springs (冷水坑溫泉), located in the heart of Yangmingshan National Park, is a free hot spring popular with hikers and day-trippers from Taipei. The temperature of the water is […] More

  • Shamaoshan


    Mount Shamao (Shamaoshan)

    Excellent hike away from the crowds

    Mount Shamao (紗帽山), also known as Shamaoshan, is an easy hike in Yangmingshan National Park. Possible as a day trip from central Taipei or Beitou, Mount Shamao only goes up […] More

  • Qixing Mountain


    Qixing Mountain (Qixingshan)

    Classic hike in Yangmingshan

    Qixing Mountain (七星山), also known as Qixingshan, is Yangmingshan’s tallest mountain, rising to a height of 1,120 meters. A popular hike, done as a day trip from Taipei, the summit […] More