Range TypeIsland
Highest PointYushan (3951 m/12,963 ft)
Area36,139 sq km / 13,953 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent377 km / 235 mi North-South
264 km / 164 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long23° 36' N; 121° 1' E
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Taiwan.
East ChinaLevel 2 (Parent)
         North ChinaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         North Central ChinaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Hua Shan-Daba ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Shangdong RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Greater Guizhou RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Nan LingLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Wuyi ShanLevel 3 (Sibling)
         TaiwanLevel 3
         HainanLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Taiwan

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
2.Syue Shan388612,749 
3.Yushan-Dong Shan387412,710 
4.Xiuguluan Shan382512,549 
5.Nanhuta Shan374212,277 
6.Kuan Shan366812,034 
7.Ch’ilaichushanpei Fêng360711,834 
8.Yün Fêng356411,693 
9.Dabajian Shan349211,457 
10.He Huan Shan342211,227 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Taiwan


The final summit block of Yu Shan, with the southeast face in shade in the early morning sun (1996-07-08).
Syue Shan
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The summit monument on Syue Shan, Taiwan’s second highest peak (2008-11-13). Photo by Ken Jones.
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Qixing Shan
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trailhead (2016-08-19). Photo by Jiyoung Emma Kim.
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