Yushan is located at the Central Mountain Range of Taiwan. There are many different trailheads and ways to get to Yushan, the most common way would be taking public transport to Chiayi. Chiayi is easily reachable by direct train from Taipei, Kaohsiung or any big cities on the west coast. Then, take the Alishan Train or County Bus to Alishan and hire a car to Tataka Visitor Centre. It will take approximately 2.5 hours car ride to reach Tataka Visitor Centre, which is the starting point of your summit hike. If you choose to go with a guide, most of them would include transportation from Taipei.