Alishan Route B(via ⇔Fenqihu)

Chiayi Station(臺鐵嘉義站) to Alishan(阿里山):
Chiayi Station(臺鐵嘉義站)=>Ding-liou Elementary School(頂六國小)=>Wufeng Temple(吳鳳廟)=>Chukou Visitor Center(觸口遊客中心)=>Chukou(觸口)=>Longmei(龍美)=>Xiding(隙頂)=>Longtou(巃頭坪)=>Shizhuo(石棹)=>Fenqihu(奮起湖)=>Shizi Community(十字村)=>Youth Activity Center(青年活動中心)=>Alishan(阿里山)

 

Alishan(阿里山) to Chiayi Station(臺鐵嘉義站):
Alishan(阿里山)=>Youth Activity Center(青年活動中心)=>Shizi Community(十字村)=>Fenqihu(奮起湖)=>Shizhuo(石棹)=>Longtou(巃頭坪)=>Xiding(隙頂)=>Longmei(龍美)=>Chukou(觸口)=>Chukou Visitor Center(觸口遊客中心)=>Wufeng Temple(吳鳳廟)=>Ding-liou Elementary School(頂六國小)=>Chiayi Station(臺鐵嘉義站)

Tickets and Transport Information

Fare

Price is calculated by sectionNT$230 / one wayWe accept: easy card, ipass

Where to buy

1. Ticket on bus, and ticket over the counter
2. Chiayi County Bus – Daya Station
Remarks:
Alishan Route B offers advance seat allocation services (Chiayi Station to Alishan or Alishan to Chiayi Station)
1.Booking place:
(1) Bus station: Chaiyi Bus DaYa Station (No.635, Sec. 2, Daya Rd., East Dist., Chiayi City 600, Taiwan (R.O.C.)), Alishan National Scenic Area 7-11
(2) Presale tickets place: Family Mart FamiPort

Service Hotline

Chiayi City Bus Service Administration Tel:+886-5-2788177ext.9
Service Hour: 08:00~17:00}

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Announcements

Guidelines for carrying folding bikes on the bus:
1. Carrying folding bikes on the bus is allowed.
2. Please observe the following rules when carrying folding bikes:
(1) You should put the folding bike in a bike bag.
(2)Put it in the luggage compartment for free.
(3)When putting your folding bike on a seat, you need to pay half fare for it.

Concession tickets guidelines:
1. There are full tickets and half tickets. All day return tickets are offered at discount prices already. Apologize for no further discount.
2. Half tickets are available to:
household registrations outside Chiayi County、Chiayi City,Senior citizens at the age of 65 or above, with ROC ID cards or Senior Citizen Cards
(2)household registrations outside Chiayi County、Chiayi City ,Holders of Disabled Cards. Must ride with a guardian or a partner.
(3) Holders of Disabled Cards. Must ride with a guardian or a partner.
(4) Children below 12 years old at height of 115cm and below 150cm can purchase half tickets with valid IDs.
3.Free:
(1)For senior citizens at or over 65 years old with household registration in Chiay County, holders of honor bus pass, or people with disability card, they can ride on buses for free with valid identifications.
(2)Children at the height of 115cm or below or children below 6 years old but at the height above 115cm are allowed to ride on the buses free with valid IDs. They are allowed to occupy seats. But they must be accompanied by adults with valid tickets. Each adults with valid ticket are allowed to take two children that are eligible to ride on the buses free. All children exceeding the requirements must purchase half tickets.

Guidelines for carrying pets on the bus:
pets are not allowed

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Related scenic spots along the route

Alishan National Forest Recreation Area

  Alishan National Forest Recreation Area is located in Alishan Township, Chiayi, covering an area of 1400 hectares with the main tourism spot locating at about 2,200 meters high above sea level. It is cloudy mid-elevation temperate climate with an average annual temperature 10.6 ℃ and the annual rainfall is up to 4,000 mm. There are 209 raining days and 244foggy days on average. The heavily wet weather contribute the outstanding forest and climate landscape such as Alishan sunrise, sea of clouds, afterglow, forest, railways which count to the five famous sightseeing spots known internationally.

Eryanping Trial

  Eryanping Trial(二延平山步道) gives you an aerial view of Chianan Plain (嘉南平原) and reservoir, Yushan peak (玉山主峰) and sub-peaks at south and north as well as the vitality of sunrise. At night without light and cloud, you will see a skyful of stars and look down upon the Jianan Plains enlightened by thousands of household light. The shining shattered diamonds on earth and in heaven are just the natural treasures sent down to here by God.

Longding Trail

  The sunset viewing platform at Longding Trail (巃頂步道) will give you a broad vision, which is by no means inferior to Zhushan (祝山). And you only need to climb halfway, because that is where you can see the sunrise, yet with the time only lagging a few seconds behind Zhushan Mountain. Longding Walkway is a 700m long entertainment walkway that will take you 40 minutes to go to and fro. The ecology is dominated by Moso bamboo forests (孟宗竹林), the birds and cicada chirping are heavenly music, and there are three wood-structured pavilions along the way, which allow you to enjoy the sights. Especially at the highest point at the entrance, the vision is broad, so you can have a panoramic view of all mountains, as well as the sunrise and waterfalls, hence turning out to be an optimal choice for lovers and families.

Zhulu Settlement

  Zhulu (逐鹿), “veoveoana” in the dialect of Tsou tribe (鄒), refers to the game field for sika deer, where Zou ethnicity hunted for sika deer in early times but now it is a resting place for primitive residents in migration. The Zhulu tribe boasts excellent craftsmanship, agricultural specialty, special drink and food, dancing and singing performance.

Niupuzai Recreation Area

  The decorative art of the Park takes “love” and “Ali Mountain” as creation theme. The red and white artworks are very attractive in the green grassland to tourists who will stop for pictures and rest, hence becoming a sacred land for wedding photography, and getting its nickname “No 18 Love Silk Road”.

Chukou Visitor Center exhibition zone

  Chukou Visitor Center exhibition zone (觸口遊客中心展區) is designed in the image of celestial trees and forests. Within the hall there are servants providing consultation, and it is equipped with the whole area tour scheme and humanistic and ecologic exhibition zones. At outdoors, there are public arts like tree and light scenes, and behind them is the landscape area designed with various elements like small train, cherry, Tsou tribe gazebo (鄒族涼亭), sacred wood and tea garden for tourists to rest.

Longmei Trail

  It is located at around 47.5K along Ali Mountain Highway. The circular walkway starts from the platform made of granite bricks and follows short climbing trestle to reach the forest shower (森林浴) in fir forests. Tung tree flowers are a specialty to this walkway, because on it one can see pure white Tung tree flowers accompanied by natural wood color; embellished by the fir forest and natural color, it will completely refresh you.

Shizhuo Trails: Cherry Trail, Mist Trail, Cloud Trail, Sunset Trail, Tea Trail

  Shizhuo trail (石棹步道) has five ways with beautiful scenery and easing slope at an altitude of 1000m. Even walking fast on the walkway will not sweat you, so it attracts a lot of tourists. “Alishan Zhu-lu Tea” (阿裏山珠露茶), as one of the ten famous Taiwan teas, is mainly produced here as the representative of mountain teas. In recent years the residences developed on the basis of tea garden, mountain forest, sunrise, cloud sea and sunset have become a hot spot for tourists.

Erwanping

  Erwanping (二萬平) possesses a totally different kind of mountain forest tranquility from Ali Mountain forest entertainment areas. It is an optimal place for appreciating the sunset and cloud sea at Tashan Mountain. Given that clouds normally come into form at an altitude of 1800m during autumn and winter, Erwanping at an altitude of 2000m is in fine weather and favorable geographical position. And the optimal vision comes from the rails at the Erwanping station.

Eternity Suspension Bridges

  Chukou (觸口) “Tianchang Dijiu” (Everlasting as heaven and earth) is surrounded by mountains at all directions. The Tianchang, Dijiu, and Lovers suspension bridge spanning over Bazhang River (八掌溪) create the romantic atmosphere for this place. The “Longyin Temple” (龍隱寺) built in 1980 also serves as an important religious spot in entering into Ali Mountain.

Alishan Forest Railway- Duolin Station