Taipei Things to Do

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  • 1. Taipei 101

    4 out of 5 stars

    We visited Taipei 101 building in a weekday evening. It was rather quiet with less crowd not only outside the building but also inside during our visit. Taipei 101 is the tallest architectural...

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  • 2. Beitou Hot Springs

    The Beitou hot springs are easily reached form central Taipei by the very efficient metro. Take a train to Beitou (on the Danshui line), change trains for a shuttle to Xinbeitou. First visit the Hot...

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  • 3. Dan Shui

    You can catch a ferry to Tamsui Fisherman's wharf. If you arrive there in the evening, you will see the Love Bridge with rainbow colors. The Love Bridge is the landmark of Tamsui Fisherman's wharf. If...

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  • 4. Night Markets

    There are large numbers of night markets in Taipei which are well worth a visit, because they sell very reasonably priced goods. They also have some interesting snack stalls. Most of the night markets...

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  • 5. Chiang Kai Shek - CKS Memorial

    4 out of 5 stars

    The changing of the Guards takes place every hour between 9:00 to 17:00 at the 4th Floor Bronze Statue Hall. There are a total of two guards on duty in front of Chiang Kai-shek statue every day. The...

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  • 6. National Palace Museum

    4 out of 5 stars

    You can experience the actual imperial palace in The Forbidden City of Beijing in the mainland China and see the largest collection of the Chinese Imperial artifacts and artworks, including ceramics,...

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  • 7. Longshan Temple

    Longshan Temple was built in 1738 by Fujianese immigrants as a branch of the original Longshan Temple in Fujian Province. The temple faces south, with a hall to the front and back and a central hall...

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  • 8. Jiu Fen

    The views in Jiufen in beautifully with the sea and mountain. It really depends on the weather you have during your visit. You can catch a great photo of the scenery here if it is a clear sunny day....

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  • 9. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Changing of Guards ceremony is held every hour between 9:00 to 17:00. The army, navy, and the air force take turns serving every 4 months. It is the most popular thing to see in this National...

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  • 10. Martyr's Shrine

    4 out of 5 stars

    A major attraction at the Taipei Martyrs' Shrine is the hourly ceremony for the changing of the honor guard in front of the main gate. This happens daily between 09:00 am and 05:00 pm, with the...

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  • 11. Ximending

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Red House is one of the landmark buildings of Taipei. It was first built in 1908 as a public market to local communities. The building was designed by a Japanese western-styled architect, Kondo...

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  • 12. Fisherman's Wharf

    Located at the mouth of the Danshui River is Fisherman's Wharf. Completed in 2003, Fisherman's Wharf is a popular recreation area with riverfront shops, eateries and cafes. There is a marina where you...

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  • 13. Yang Ming Shan

    First let us tell u how to get there in many ways. Bus 260 get these from ZHENGZHOU Road(this road directly is behind the Taipei Main Railroad Station)It comes almost every 10-15 mins. stay on the bus...

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  • 14. Miniature Museum

    4 out of 5 stars

    Spending a few hours at the 袖珍博物館 Miniature Museum of Taiwan brought out the kid in me. Entering the room i was welcomed by a huge dollhouse and best of all it's...

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  • 15. Yangmingshan National Park

    4 out of 5 stars

    Every year, around Feb or Mar, there will be a flower festival lasting one month at Yangmingshan. A lot of people go there to view the sakura (cherry blossoms), especially on the weekends, so if...

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  • 16. Presidential Building

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    The Presidential Office Building is truly remarkable in the city of Taipei. It is the president's office and also opened to the public to learn the history of the building, the former...

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  • 17. Wulai

    Wulai is a famous mountain village in Taiwan. Residents are most aboriginal people (Tai Ya Tribe). There are high mountains along the intersection of Nanshi Creek and Tunho Creek. The high mountains...

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  • 18. Yeliu

    Yehliu Geopark is one of the famous national parks in Taiwan. It is located in Wanli, New Taipei City with a 1,700 meter long cape. Due to a different formation of limestone of different shapes and...

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  • 19. 228 Peace Park

    4 out of 5 stars

    The centre piece of the park is the Taipei 228 Monument, officially opened on 28 February 1995. The monument itself comprises several parts including a sphere through which passes the Tropic of...

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  • 20. Chinese Culture

    The Sanxia Old Street (also called Minquan Street) is considered to be one of the longest and most beautiful old streets it Taiwan. Just to give you some explanation, the term "old street" is used for...

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  • 21. Ferris Wheel

    Taiwan's largest Ferris wheel. It was constructed on reclaimed land along the Keelung River. Located on the Miramar's 5th floor, the 100m by 70m, 48 by 6-persons compartment Ferris wheel has already...

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  • 22. Zoo

    We visited Taipei Zoo mainly in order to see their giant pandas. The zoo is very easy to reach. Take the Muzha line of the Taipei MRT to the last stop - Taipei Zoo. Entrance to the zoo was very cheap...

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  • 23. Jin Gua Shi Old Mines

    Visiting the Four-Joined Japanese-Style Residences is to experience the remaining Japanese living art and the unique architectural Japanese building. It was a dormitory for high level Japanese company...

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  • 24. Tamsui

    A historic fort, fresh seafood, and beautiful sunsets make the quaint seaside town of Tamsui a popular day trip from Taipei. Old-fashioned shops along the main road give visitors a feel for the town's...

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  • 25. Lantern Festival

    Sky Lantern is a traditional activity in Pingxi area, Shifen being one of the most famous locations for tourists. Many believe that writing wishes on a lantern and release it to the sky will bring...

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