Taiwan has some very impressive scenic sites and its capital, Taipei, is a vibrant culture and entertainment hub. Taiwanese cuisine is highly regarded with the Japanese in particular taking short trips to enjoy its relatively cheaper hospitality. A mixed on-road/off-road cross country ride through scenic tea farms, tea houses and bamboo plantations with great views of Taipei. Popular downhill trails set in the mountains near Yangmingshan National Park challenging riders with numerous technical off-road sections. The trails are often very wet on top, but quickly dries as the rider descends. The rides also feature an optional road-ride to the mountain top.
WuZhiShan (Ski Lift) - Neihu, North Taipei 01 Days Bicycle + Forest TrailInquire   Invite Members   Add To WishList
Wulai, Taipei County Experience the Wulai trail, shaded out-and-back trail (uphill then downhill) in a quiet forest area only minutes from Wulai. Be prepared to literally get your feet wet on this ride. The trail is almost always wet, and there are a few stream crossings. The trail is rideable year round, and with its abundant tree cover, makes for a great summer ride. Don't forget your passport or ARC, or you won't get past the police check-in point. NanKan, Taoyuan County riding area offers an interesting looped trail, approximately 3km long. The trail is fast and winding, with a numerous climbs and a few technical sections. We often organize Sunday morning rides here. Ask about the nearby Yangcho Forest Trail, which serves as an excellent, high-speed way to finish the ride. JuenJianYan (Battleship Rock) - Peitou, North Taipei area offers a real mixture of riding on an interesting network of hiking trails. Though there are a few easy sections, the area is littered with numerous highly technical descents. The trails offer great views of Danshui, the Kuandu Nature Park and Taipei.Inquire   Invite Members   Add To WishList
NanKan Trail 01 Days Bicycle + Forest TrailInquire   Invite Members   Add To WishList
JuenJianYan (Battleship Rock) - Peitou, North Taipei 01 Days Bicycle + Forest TrailInquire   Invite Members   Add To WishList