Trail Difficulty: 6/10
Adventure Duration: 5 day/s
|10:00 PM||Departure from Manila. Suggested flight: Flight number 5J 310 via Cebu Pacific Air that leaves Manila on October 28, 2017 at 10:00 PM and arrives in Taiwan on October 29, 2017 at 12:10 AM.|
|12:10 AM||Day 1 (October 29) Arrive at Taipei, Head to Taipei Main Station and Check in at Hostel, Lunch, Final Packing for Hike, Free time.|
|02:00 PM||Head to Taipei Main Station to meet the whole team.|
|03:00 PM||Depart for Jade Mountain jump off point area. Check in. Overnight.|
|06:00 AM||Day 2 (October 30) Wake up call. Prepare to depart for Jade Mountain jump off point.|
|07:30 AM||Arrive at the check point. Take shuttle vehicle to the jump off point. Orientation. Start trek.|
|03:00 PM||ETA at Paiyun Lodge, 3,450 masl. Dinner. Overnight.|
|02:00 AM||Day 3 (October 31): Wake up call.Breakfast.|
|03:00 AM||Summit assault.|
|06:00 AM||ETA summit (3,952masl). Start descent.|
|08:30 AM||Back at Paiyun Lodge. Rest. Final packing. Prepare for descent.|
|10:30 AM||Start descent to Tataka Trail entrance.|
|04:00 PM||ETA Jump off point. Head back to Taipei Main Station.|
|08:30 PM||Arrive at City. Free Time|
|08:00 AM||Day 4 (November 1) Breakfast and option to do a dayhike or go around Taipei.|
|08:30 AM||Leave for the dayhike (half day)|
|02:30 PM||Back in Taipei, Prepare for Airport Departure|
|01:25 AM||Day 5 (November 2) : Depart for Manila Suggested flight: Flight number 5J311 via Cebu Pacific Air that leaves Taipei on November 2, 2017, 01:24 AM and arrives in Manila at 03:40AM|
Introduction to Hiking in Taiwan
Two nights accomodation in Taipei
One night accomodation in Yushan Mountain Lodging
One night stay in mountain cabins in Jade Mountain
Park permits and entrance fees
All Camp meals (Breakfast and Dinner)
English maps of Yushan National Park and JadeMountain
Support from a Taiwan-based coordinator
Group expenses (communication, logistics, etc.)
Trail Adventours Shirt
Trail Adventours ID and bagtag
Roundtrip airfare / Airport fees / Visa fees / Meals outside the trek / Personal expenses
*No need for tents
**A more detailed "Things to bring" will be discussed during our preparation climb meeting.
1. Do we head to Taipei together from Manila?
We advise everyone to join us on the flight from Manila and back to Manila. However, if you wish to stay longer or earlier then this is allowed. Just make sure that your in Taipei on our scheduled timeline. (Please check our suggestedd flight on the suggested flight tab)
2. Is Visa required?
Yes. However, if you have a valid US VISA or a Japanese Visa then you are exempted and won't need a Taiwanese Visa. For more details please check: http://taiwan.visahq.ph/#!taiwan-Tourist-visa
3. Do we apply visa as a group?
Visa application is done individually. We will be giving you the necessary forms that we can provide (hiking permits, contact person, etc.)
4. I wish to arrive earlier in Taiwan. What should I consider?
This is allowed. Just make sure that you are in Taipei Main Station on October 29 before 5:00 PM.
We will be conductiong a preparation climb meeting/ introduction to Taiwan weeks before our scheduled departure to discuss briefly our Jade Mountain Expedition.
|Jade Mountain (Yushan)||Oct 29,2017 - Nov 02,2017||6||Active|