Ride the crystal gondola for spectacular views on your journey to Maokong, a village located on top of a mountain.
The glass-bottomed cable cars guarantee a bird’s eye view of the luscious natural landscape below.
Enjoy panoramic views of the glimmering city of Taipei while you sip on a cup of tea at the summit.
Ride the Taipei Double Decker Sightseeing Night Bus to explore Taipei in comfort at your own leisure, as you can hop on and off as many times as you want.
See the dazzling night lights as Taipei comes alive after dark. Book your combo tickets on Wonderfly to enjoy the best value!
Ticket Validity & Info:
Maokong Gondola :
Open Dated Ticket : Valid until 31 March 2020. Please utilize the bus pass within the validity period.
Taipei Double-decker Sightseeing Night Bus :
Fixed Date Ticket : Valid only on the selected visiting date.
Maokong Gondola :
On the first Monday of every month: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm (The gondola will be closed on every other Monday for regular maintenance, except for national holidays).
Tuesday-Thursday: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm
Fridays and the day before a national holiday: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm
Saturdays and national holidays: 08:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sundays and the last day of continuous national holidays: 08:30 am - 08:00 pm
Opening hours will change during festival seasons or if there are any special events.
They may also change depending on the weather conditions or if there are any other special situations. Check the official website to see if there are any changes to the operating hours.
Taipei Double-decker Sightseeing Night Bus :
05:00 pm - 09:00 pm, daily (Last schedule departs from Taipei Main Station: 08:00 pm)
For more information about timetables and departure schedule, please check on the official website.
Want to know? Please refer to the route map for information on the attractions that the Red and Blue Lines will pass by.
How to Get to the Maokong Gondola Taipei Zoo Station:
Address : No.8, Sec. 2, Xinguang Rd., Wenshan Dist., Taipei City 116, Taiwan
By MRT :
Take the Wenshan-Neihu Line of the Taipei Metro to the Taipei Zoo Station and then walk to the Maokong Gondola Taipei Zoo Station (Which is about 350 meters).
Take the Nangang/Banqiao/Tucheng Line and get off at Taipei City Hall Station, then take the G1, BR18, or BR21 Bus to the Maokong Gondola Taipei Zoo Station.
By Bus :
Take Bus 236, 237, 282, 294, 295, 611, 676, 679, 793, 933, 1501, 1503 (Not available during the holidays), 1558, S12, Brown 3, Brown 6, Brown 11, Brown 15, Brown 18, Brown 21, Green 1, Maokong Tour Bus (Left Line, Taipei Zoo) or Roosevelt Rd. Main Line to the Maokong Gondola Taipei Zoo Station.
Ride your YouBike to Exit 2 of Taipei Zoo Station. There's a YouBike station there where you can return your bike. You may refer to the map for directions on how to get there.
How to Get to the Taipei Double-decker Sightseeing Night Bus Main Station:
Address : 100, Taiwan, Taipei City, Zhongzheng District
You can ride the MRT to Taipei Main Station, then leave from the M4 Exit. The bus station is a short walk from there. You may refer to the map for directions.
It's highly recommended that you purchase personal travel insurance before booking this combo ticket.
Children aged 0-5 can ride the gondola for free so long as they're accompanied by a paying adult. Only 2 children of this age range can join for free per adult. Tickets must be purchased for succeeding children.
Each regular cabin can accommodate 8 passengers and the total weight for all should not exceed 640kg. The crystal cabins known as the "Eyes of Maokong Gondola" can only accommodate 5 passengers and the total weight for all shouldn't exceed 400kg. Please distribute your group evenly within the cabins.
The Maokong Gondola staff can speak in English and Chinese.
Please follow all the instructions provided by the gondola staff, especially when exiting the cabins.
Please do not loiter around the platforms after disembarking the cabin.
Pregnant women, children, elderly people, and persons with disabilities will be given priority. They must be accompanied by at least one paying adult.
Passengers with prams, pushchairs, wheelchairs (Regular and electric) must make sure that these vehicles are securely locked once they're in the cabin to avoid any accidents caused by swaying. The sizes of these vehicles shouldn't exceed 140cm x 70cm x 170cm.
The gondola may slow down or stop to facilitate boarding for persons with disabilities.
Passengers with cardiovascular diseases, high blood pressure, acrophobia, or other medication conditions should not ride the gondola.
Smoking, drinking (Water excluded), chewing gums or betel nuts are not allowed in the cabins and the platforms.
Please do not throw anything outside of the cabin's windows.
Please do not stand up, swing, or jump inside the cabin. Also, please do not lean against or obstruct the doors.
Do not interfere with the natural swaying of the gondola when embarking or disembarking it.
In the event of a thunderstorm, the gondola service will be suspended. If it is suspended before you enter the cabin or if you are already on your way to Maokong or Taipei Zoo Stations, please follow the staff's instructions to safely make an exit.
Taipei Sightseeing Double-decker Night Bus
Children aged 0-5 and under 115cm in height can ride the tour bus for free so long as they are accompanied by a paying adult. Only 2 children of this age and height range can join for free per adult. Tickets must be purchased for succeeding children.
The sightseeing bus staff can speak in English and Chinese.
Half-priced tickets are available on site for the following: children aged 6-12 and with a height between 115-150cm or higher, seniors aged 65+, and those who hold a person with disability IDs + their guardians. These tickets are only available for passengers with Taiwanese ID cards or resident certificates.
Please keep yourself seated and fasten your seatbelts at all times when the bus is in transit. Do not lean outward or place your arms outside the bus at any time.
Smoking is strictly prohibited on the bus.
Food and drinks are not allowed on the bus.
Raincoats will be loaned to all passengers during the rains.
In case of double-decker bus mechanical failures, regular coaches will be deployed as substitutes.
The audio guides in the bus comes in the following languages: English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Thai.
You can hop on and off the buses as many times as you want during the operating hours (05:00 pm - 09:00 pm).
Receive E-Ticket within 24 hours once payment has been made.
To download your E-Ticket (with QR Code) under your Wonderfly Account, select “BOOKINGS”, and click “VIEW VOUCHER”.
Or alternatively, download your E-Ticket (with QR Code) via your Email. Kindly check your Spam/Junk Folder if you are unable to find the E-Ticket in your Inbox.
Maokong Gondola : Please present your MOBILE or PRINTED E-Ticket at Taipei Zoo Station of Maokong Gondola's ground floor counter to redeem your physical Maokong Gondola entry ticket.
Taipei Double-decker Sightseeing Night Bus Main Station : Please present your PRINTED E-Ticket at Taipei Main Station MRT (Exit M4) to start your tour.