Alishan High Speed Rail Adventure – Taipei to Alishan (3D/2N Trip)

Get ready for this amazing train tour offered by Taiwan Free and Easy Travel as we bring you the best of Alisan! Taiwan’s famous Alisan is a family friendly tourist attraction for nature-lovers and tea enthusiasts. You can hike, drink amazing tea, watch the sunrise and meet friendly people!

Begin your adventure with a High Speed Rail journey from Taipei to Chiayi, which is the base for Alishan National Park with its impressive views up the winding road to the top of Ali Mountains. Alishan Forest Recreation Area is only a small part of its National Scenic Area but it takes hours to explore. With numerous restaurants and souvenir shops around, enjoy a meal or wander through the interesting craft shops. A good option is to catch Alishan Forest Railway line to various hiking trails with giant trees and sacred shrines. Sunrise is the top attraction with its dramatic hues on a sea of clouds and floating mountains in the horizon.

The small old town of Fengihu is picturesque and well worth exploring. It offers some splendid walking trials, some of which was used for transporting timber. Don’t leave without sampling one of Fenqichu’s famous old style railway lunch boxes. Tea Gardens are extensive in Ali Mountains with some top grade production like Oolong and Green Tea. Take a peep into the ingenious people of Alishan, the YuYuPas tribe. Learn about their culture and history through their unique cultural performance.

Still hungry for more adventure?  You can definitely satisfy your travel hunger through the different Taiwan Tours options in Taiwan Free and Easy Travel’s Half Day Tours, Day Tours and Minsu Experience Tours.

Tour Attraction

Day 1 – Taipei to Chiayi via High Speed Rail

Alishan Attractions:

  • Alishan Forest Recreation Area

  • Alishan Forest Railway (3 lines)

  • Zhusan Line (Sunrise)

  • Yanyue Line (Stone Monkey)

  • Shemu Line (Sacred Tree)

  • Overnight in Minshu

  • Stargazing or Fireflies

Day 2- Alishan Attractions:

  • Fenqihu Old Town

  • Alishan Tea Gardens

  • YuYuPas Tsou Cultural Tribe Park

  • Overnight in Minshu

Day 3 – Chiayi to Taipei via High Speed Rail

Tour Inclusion

  • Morning Pick up and Evening Set Down The Following Day At Your Hotel in Taipei

  • Time to Explore Each Attraction

  • Minimum 2 to go

  • Shop, Visit the Cafes or Enjoy Lunch or Street Food(Own Expense)

  • All Entrance Tickets (Own Expense)

  • Nine- Seater Van with Chinese/English (additional surcharges) Speaking Driver

  • Travel Insurance, Tolls, Petrol & All Parking

  • No Tipping Required

Tour Details

2Day/1Night Tour

Daily Schedule

Pick Up

9am from your hotel/ minshu


7pm to your hotel/minshu

Duration Per Day

10 hours




Minimum 2 To Go

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Insider Tips

  • Go during weekdays to beat the crowd

  • Be prepared with comfortable walking shoes for some moderate walking

  • If visiting in the hot summer months, do bring hats or umbrellas and sufficient drinking water

  • Raincoats or umbrellas during the wetter months

  • Lots of stunning photo taking opportunities

  • Lots of local food tasting experience

  • Great bargains of local produce and seafood meals

  • To avoid the crowds at Zhusan sunrise viewing, take a hike to our private viewing decks instead

  • Stargazing, eco-adventure and fireflies in Minshu

Tour Order

We only do a minimum of 4 Days 3 Nights Tour. We do not do ONE DAY TOUR only

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