Xiangshan, also known as Elephant Mountain or Mount Elephant, is a mountain in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan. It is close to the Taipei Metro Xiangshan Station. It is 183 m high and has a hiking trail about 1.5 km long. It offers a great view of the Taipei 101.
Elephant Mountain in Taipei is the perfect hike. It’s strenuous enough that you’ll get a bit of exercise and feel a little accomplished when you finish but it’s not so serious that you have to make extensive preparations to conquer it.