Taipei Things To Do

Taipei is a hive of activity at all times of day. What is fantastic about this vast city is that each district offers its own unique charm. Whether you want to take a sunset stroll at Danshui wharf, go hiking before hotsprings at Yangmingshan or marvel at the colonial era architecture of bygone era in old Taipei, every option is available and accessible via the wonderful Taipei City MRT. As an unbelievably safe city, Taipei is a great family destination and a wonderful option for solo travellers. Indulge in shopping expeditions at bespoke boutiques, local markets or big department stores. Visit one of Taipei's many galleries and museums. Taipei also offers an enticing nightlife to the socially-inclined. By day, savour the sweet outdoors. This wondrous destination for hiking enthusiasts, boasts trails, climbing spots and easonal river tracing. Not too far out of the city, Green Island offers suba divers some world class viewing. The city's excellent cycling infrastructure allows visitors to rent bicycles and explore Taipei by meandering along the riverside. But Taipei's greatest asset is it's residents. Roll up your sleeves, pick up a Taiwan Beer and get local. Taiwanese people are notoriously friendly and generally incredibly compassionate. 

 

Jiufen

A beautiful historical mining town embedded into the misty coastal valleys. Roughly an hour outside of Taipei, is the sleepy hollow of Jiufen. The name dates back to the legend...

Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Park

In a busy street of Taipei's east area, is the Sun Yat-sen memorial hall park. A sanctuary from the city bustle. Lovers lounge on benches, kids race across lawns and old men trace infinity loops...

Dajia Riverside Park

A perfect escape from the frantic city without having to venture too far off. The great riverside recreation area spans over four hundred and twenty thousand meters...

Yilan

The beautiful county of Yilan is on the Northeast coast of Taiwan. The name Yilan is attributed to the Kavalan aborigine tribe, who originally inhabited this mountainous terrain...

Wistaria Tea House

A picturesque Japanese-era wooden house echoing decades of history, Wistaria Tea House is a now a great place to enjoy a wide selection of teas in serenity......

Shilin Night Market

Shilin Night Market is not to be missed. Taipei's most famous night market, selling food and other goods, this night market is a glimmering example of the city's famed night market culture...