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Wujiutongshan Footpath(五酒桶山步道)

Traveler rating:4 21 Reviews

Updated:2019-04-11

Posted Date:2016-12-05

Popularity:1729

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Attraction Highlights
-Smooth path and wide stone steps —suitable for non-professionals.
-Beautiful sunset, airplanes taking off and landing, and limitless view of the coastline.
-A small temple inside a big temple — a wondrous scene of “temple within temple” hidden in the green forest.
 

Are you still craving for another adventure after conquering Yangchuo Forest Trail? Wujiutongshan Footpath nearby invites you to get to know Luzhu from a brand new perspective! Wujiutongshan Footpath is 4 kilometers long and consists of 5 trials. The height difference is 80 meters which will make you sweat and challenge your limits!
The name of Wujiutongshan Footpath dates back to the Ming Dynasty. Mr. Tsai and his five alcoholic sons moved to this place. Each of them drank a bucket at a time. Thus, the place was named Wujiutongshan (five wine buckets mountain). Another saying goes that villagers in the past would take their cows to drink water here. Thus, the name Niusuitongshan (cow water bucket mountain) came along and was phonetically turned into Wujiutongshan nowadays. 
On holidays, Nantien Gong on Changxing Road is always packed with pious believers and hikers. The hiking gate to Nankanshan Footpath at Nantien Gong Parking Lot was funded and built by passionate hikers. The 170-step stone staircase named “Yingguang Love Stairs” is mild and safe. Following the concrete path passes Chunchiu Pavilion, the 155-meter high Nankanshan is a great spot to overlook the Taiwan Strait and the international airport. There is another trail named Liufu Footpath that also leads to Wujiutongshan which is slightly covert and bumpy.
Passing by Wangyiu Pavilion, sculptures of five wine jars are frequently seen along the way.The Wujiutongshan Resting Pavilion where you can overlook the Guanyin Statue is also where other trails meet. Continue straight and you will arrive at the Fude Ancient Road. Turn left and you will connect to Haishan Road and Huanshan Footpath. Luntou Fude Temple is located at the intersection of the two paths. The intriguing scene of a temple within a temple attracts many visitors. The highest point of the trail is the peak of Shanbishan where Chinese silver grass flourishes in fall and turns the mountain into curious white.

Information

Opening Hours Open 24 hours
Charge Free

Facilities

  • Viewing Deck
  • Toilet
  • Parking Lot
  • Hiking Trail

Remind

Wujiutongshan Hiking Gate is on the right of Nantien Gong. Access from the parking lot beside the temple to find the hiking gate.

Traffic

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Parking

Nantien Gong Free Parking Lot
Street parking

TripAdvisor Reviews

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  • tschattovits

    Wanaka, New Zealand

    Traveler type:

    Family

    Lovely walk near taoyuan airport

    Traveler rating:4 2015-08

    NOTE: Access road is about 300m north of the point given on the tripadvisor map along Zhangxing Rd. The perfect outing if you want to stretch your legs between flights. Less than half hour by taxi from airport, even closer if you are staying in taoyuan. Main track is about 1km paved, with viewing platform on summit at 155m above sea level. All through forest and above the smog. Birds, butterflies, plants and views.Return same way, or find road through golf course on the other side. Lots of little side tracks, a temple and other interesting things along the way. Descriptions only in Chinese. 5 min from Tai Mall where we spent the other half of our layover.
  • MikeL5662

    台灣桃園區

    Traveler type:

    好友出遊

    桃園五酒桶山步道

    Traveler rating:4 2019-03

    休閒散步的好地方,不會太難爬,還可以眺望機場和外海。人多到時候,去爬山健走,不會覺得太淒涼。已在慢慢的改善行進道路和休閑公園,期望未來會更好。
  • lucy_amy40425

    Traveler type:

    友達との旅行

    山を登り、のんびりとした場所を散策して、視野が広くて、海辺の魚港や桃園空港の飛行機が離着陸します。夜景がとてもいいです。車を集めてコーヒーを飲んで夜景を見るにはいいところです。

    Traveler rating:4 2019-03

    山を登り、のんびりとした場所を散策して、視野が広くて、海辺の魚港や桃園空港の飛行機が離着陸します。夜景がとてもいいです。車を集めてコーヒーを飲んで夜景を見るにはいいところです。
  • Dreamer811836

    台灣台北

    Traveler type:

    好友出遊

    來運動的好地方

    Traveler rating:4 2018-07

    五酒桶山是蘆竹人假日可以來健行的一座山,不難爬且路線又多,不會很枯燥乏味,大部分都會從長興路這一側爬上去,往林口山路旁邊也有得上去,但不好停車就是了
  • penful

    台灣台北

    Traveler type:

    家庭式

    健康的步道

    Traveler rating:4 2018-07

    五酒桶山的入口有南天宮的停車場和一間廁所,接下來往上走有一小段台階,全程來回大概要一個半小時,中間幾乎全是平坦步道,走起來比較輕鬆,缺點是中間無廁所

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