Best Things To Do in Taipei, Taiwan

Whether you're visiting Taipei for a few days or are a localite, Taipei is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Taipei. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Taipei. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Taipei. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Taipei keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Taipei listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Taipei which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Taipei will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Taipei recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Taipei

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Taipei that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 5587 itineraries
    Yangmingshan National Park

    Tags: National Park, Park, Nature

    Address: No. 1-20, Zhuzihu Road, Beitou District, Yangmingshan, Taipei City 11292, Taiwan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    This national park is one among the eight national parks that are located in Taiwan. Originally known as Grass Mountain, this national park is famous for a number of reasons. Other than the extensive ...Read more

  2. #2 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 6019 itineraries
    Beitou Hot Springs

    Tags: Hot Spring, Walking Area, Valley

    Address: Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan (Neihu District)

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is the northernmost district in Taipei. This district is one of the most important tourist draws for the entire city because of its picturesque settings and hot springs. Beitou is the most mounta...Read more

  3. #3 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 5615 itineraries
    National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall

    Tags: Historical Site, Monument, Heritage Building, Hall

    Address: No.21, Zhongshan S.Rd., Zhongzheng Dist.,Taipei City 10048, Taiwan (R.O.C)

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    This important national monument was established in 1980 in order to honor the former President of the Republic of China, Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek. The monument utilizes a color scheme that is sy...Read more

  4. #4 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 5079 itineraries
    National Palace Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Architecture , Exhibition

    Address: 221, Section 2, Zhishan Rd, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    This art museum in Taipei also functions as the national museum for the entire country. With a collection of artifacts numbering in excess of seven hundred thousand separate pieces, this museum has th...Read more

  5. #5 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 6465 itineraries
    Longshan Temple

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Landmark

    Address: No. 211, Guangzhou St, Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan 10853

    Timings: 06:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    This iconic landmark temple located in the Wanhua District of Taipei is one of the most recognizable forms of typical Taiwanese architecture. Constructed in 1738, this temple is dedicated to a mixture...Read more

  6. #6 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 5887 itineraries
    Taipei 101

    Tags: Art And Culture, Food And Drinks, Restaurant, Tower

    Address: No. 45, Shifu Rd, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Holding the record for the tallest building in the world at the time of its completion, this one hundred and one storey skyscraper is a national landmark. Located in the Xinyi District of Taipei, this...Read more

  7. #7 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 5187 itineraries
    Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall

    Tags: Library, Memorial, Monument, Entertainment

    Address: No. 505, Section 4, Renai Rd, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Literally translated to the National Father of the Nation Memorial Hall, this structure was established in 1972. Dedicated to Dr. Sun Yat-Sen, this monument also acts a center for cultural gatherings ...Read more

  8. #8 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 4150 itineraries
    Shilin Night Market

    Tags: Street Market, Street Food

    Address: 101, Jīhé Rd, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111

    Timings: 05:00 pm - 11:55 pm Details

    Markets and shopping is an important aspect of the culture of Taipei. The Shilin Night Market is probably the most popular night market in Taipei. This night market is an amalgamation of heritage and ...Read more

  9. #9 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 5368 itineraries
    Qingshan Temple

    Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Architecture

    Address: No. 218, Section 2, Guiyang St, Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan 108

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A Buddhist temple dating back to 1787, Bangka Qingshui Temple is also famous as Qingshui Divine Ancestor Temple, Qingshui Zushi Temple or Divine Progenitors Temple. Dedicated to Qingshui Zushi, a Budd...Read more

  10. #10 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 4075 itineraries
    Jade Market

    Tags: Market

    Address: Jianguo South Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan (Neihu District)

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Typically a weekend market, this local market is located adjacent to the famous flower market and the artist market. This traditional market is one of the best places in the city to get great deals on...Read more

  11. #11 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 2854 itineraries
    Jiufen

    Tags: Trail, Walking Area

    Address: Ruifang District, Xinbei, Taiwan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a popular area in the mountainous Ruifang District of Taipei. This area holds a place of importance in the history of the area. This is mainly because Jiufen was the primary center for explore...Read more

  12. #12 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 4850 itineraries
    Ximending

    Tags: Bar, Art And Culture, Cafe, Entertainment

    Address: Taipei, Taiwan (Neihu District)

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one of the busiest and most important areas in Taipei and receives a huge amount of footfall on a regular basis. Essentially a central shopping area in the Wanhua District, this was also the f...Read more

  13. #13 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 2582 itineraries
    Wulai District

    Tags: Art And Culture, Off Road, Water Body, Hiking Trail

    Address: Wulai District, New Taipei City, Taiwan 233 ‎

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Located to the southern part of the New Taipei City, this region is very well known for its hot springs. This district is the largest and most rugged and mountainous in the New Taipei City region and ...Read more

  14. #14 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 3355 itineraries
    Moon Bridge In Dahu Park

    Tags: View Point, Bridge, Lake, Architecture

    Address: Lane 166, Dahu St, Neihu District, Taipei City, Taiwan 114

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Possibly one of the most iconic locations in the city, the Moon Bridge at Dahu Park looks like a scene right out of a fairy tale. The Jindai Bridge or Moon Bridge is designed atop the thirteen hectare...Read more

  15. #15 of 1341 Things To Do in Taipei
    - Used in 2631 itineraries
    Taipei Zoo

    Tags: Wildlife Park, Zoo

    Address: 30, Section 2, Xinguang Rd, Wenshan District, Taipei City, Taiwan 116

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This famous zoological park is the most famous of its kind in the entire country and is also considered in the industry as a one of kind front runner in the fields of research, recreation, conservatio...Read more

Activities And Tours

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