Maokong used to be the biggest tea growing area in Taipei. Now, it is a famous place for tea culture and viewing of night scenery. You will go there by cable car.
Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center (Depart at 4PM) - Take a Maokong Gondola - Tea Tasting and Dinner in Tea Farm - Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center
Opened in 2007, the Maokong Gondola lift transportation system operates between Taipei Zoo and Maokong tea plantation area. The 4.3 km line features four stations, and generally takes between 20~30 minutes from the Taipei Zoo Station to Maokong Station.
Widely known as the most scenic spot in Taipei to drink quality, locally grown tea, Maokong is a quaint village located at the top of a mountain providing breathtaking views of Taipei City.
Tea aficionados will enjoy Maokong for its wide variety of teahouses and high quality selection.