A short 40 minutes bus ride from Taipei lands you in the stunning mountain town of Wulai traveling there right away you will notice the bluish hue of the river in the valley.
Indigenous community’s are dotted along the terrain, being as one of the closest aboriginal village to Taipei Wulai receives quite a bit of traffic, the hot springs are quite a draw as well.
Once arriving at the higher elevation you will notice the temperature is cooler! Not sure if those are stall for animals or what in the below pic.
There are abundant water resources from hot springs to waterfalls