Qilai Mountain trailhead is in the same area as Hehuanshan 合歡山 on the road 14 甲 between the popular Qingcing Farm 清境農場 and Lishan village 梨山
There is only ONE BUS everyday 09:10 am from FengYuan via Puli – Wushe – Qingcing to Lishan
[and another one on the opposite direction from Lishan 08:00 am, DaYuLing 09:00, 松雪樓 09:30, Wushe 10:00, Puli 11:00, faster on way back ! ]
Puli Bus stop 76 崎下站 at around 11 am
Wushe Bus stop 77 at around 12:00 pm
Qingcing Bus stop 78 at around 12:30 pm
GET OFF -STOP at Bus stop 81 松雪樓 at around 13:30 pm
DaYuLing Bus stop 82 at around 14:00 pm
Lishan Bus stop 83 at around 15:00 pm
So, you have to go to FengYuan or Puli or Wushe or Qingcing Farm or Lishan at first :
Schedule of Taipei – FengYuan by train 台北市－豐原 火車 時刻表
Schedule of Taipei – FengYuan by bus 台北市－豐原 公車 客運 時刻表
Schedule of Taipei- Puli by bus only, no train 台北市－埔里 公車 客運 時刻表
GET OFF -STOP at Bus stop 崎下站 then wait for Bus 6506
Qilai Mountain Trailhead :
You MUST HAVE the Taroko National Park Permit 太魯閣國家公園生態保護區入園許可證
+ the Police Permit 入山許可證 : you can be checked at the cabins or randomly on the trail
What if you don’t have permit ? CLICK HERE
Buy your own insurance in your country
NOTE : Reach top of Qilai North Peak before 9 am ! because at 9.15 am it’s often in the fog, then you go to Qilai Main Peak
NOTE : Qilai North Peak is VERY CHALLENGING and SCARY, there are ropes left over there to help you climb but do not trust at 100%, do not put all your weight on these ropes.
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