The area used to be the biggest tea growing area of Taipei. There are many intertwining footpaths which have been used to transport tea. Now, it is a popular place for tea culture and viewing the night scenery of Taipei City.Maokong still produces some tea, most notably tieguanyin tea.
The Maokong Gondola was designed to make visiting Maokong more convenient for local residents and tourists.
Maokong Gondola http://www.taipei-101.com.tw/en/index.aspx
From Meander to Maokong, you have to take MRT to Taipei Zoo Station then transfer to Maokong Gondola.