Alishan, Taiwan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Alishan, Taiwan? If you're planning to go to Alishan, this is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Alishan, Taiwan

Based on the climate and weather in Alishan, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

Important essentials for Alishan, Taiwan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Alishan, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Alishan, Taiwan by month

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January

January here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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February

February in Alishan can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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March

If you are traveling to Alishan in March, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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April

April in Alishan is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

In May, Alishan is cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Alishan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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June

June in Alishan is chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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July

July for Alishan can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

August in Alishan can be chilly and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

If you vacation in Alishan during September, you might see that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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October

October in Alishan is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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November

If you visit Alishan during November, you will probably notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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December

If you vacation in Alishan during December, you will probably find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Alishan, Taiwan

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Alishan.

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