In response to the elevation of the COVID-19 pandemic to Alert Level 3, Yushan National Park will enforce related measures with immediate effect.
From now until May 28, the following measures will be taken to prevent the spread of the pandemic:
■All tourist service centers, exhibition halls and stores closed.
■No entry into the ecological protection zone and complete closure of all mountain cabins and lodges.
■All parking lots will be reduced to 40% capacity.
■Wearing of masks required at all outdoor recreational areas. All travelers to maintain social distancing of more than 1 meter, and "gatherings of more than 10 people" prohibited.
■Pandemic Alert Level Increased: Yushan National Park Headquarters calls for visitors to "stay home" and avoid traveling to mountain areas unless absolutely essential. Citizens are advised to suspend cross-region activities as much as possible to jointly safeguard health and well-being in Taiwan.