On a visit to Taipei you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Taipei. These places are what Taipei is all about. These must see places in Taipei will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan (Neihu District)
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 mountainous and highest district in Taipei and is in close vicinity to numerous streams, meadows and hot water springs. These hot springs are a result of ge...
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No.21, Zhongshan S.Rd., Zhongzheng Dist.,Taipei City 10048, Taiwan (R.O.C)
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
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 symbolic of the flag of Taipei. The white building with its blue glazed tiles and red flowerbeds together make up an excellent sight.
This location is e...
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No. 139, Beian Rd, Zhongshan District, Taipei City, Taiwan 104
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Located on the Chingshan Mountain in the Zhongshan District of Taipei, this shrine is an important destination in Taipei. Built in 1969 as a memorial to the victims of numerous wars and crises, there are over three hundred and ninety thousand spirit tablets housed in the shrine.
The architecture borrows heavily from the Hall of Supreme Harmony in t...
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 the largest itinerary in the country and indeed in the world.
Documenting over eight thousand years of Chinese history, these artifacts span from callig...
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No. 211, Guangzhou St, Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan 10853
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
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 of Buddhist, Taoist and other local folk deities. The building has been destroyed and reconstructed on numerous occasions, the most notable among the...
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No. 45, Shifu Rd, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110
09:00 am - 10:00 pm
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 skyscraper functions primarily as an office complex and houses numerous organizations.
Largely considered to be an architectural masterpiece, the bui...
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Ruifang District, Xinbei, Taiwan
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 explorers during the gold rush in the late 1890s.
Because of its moniker as the ‘City of Sadness’, the local restaurants and other businesses cap...
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Taipei, Taiwan (Neihu District)
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 first special pedestrian only zone in the city.
A major source for the culture and fashion, Ximending is also a trending center for Japanese culture. T...
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 open land filled with flora and fauna, the national park is also home to the extinct volcano, the Seven Star Mountain. Other essential sights that peo...
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 and other educational and social purposes.
The interior of the building contains depictions of the life of Sun and also about the revolution that he l...
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101, Jīhé Rd, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111
05:00 pm - 11:55 pm
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 modernism because a good portion of the market in situated in a building.
The market building holds numerous eateries and stalls and a parking level t...
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No.218 Second Road of Fuyang Street, Taipei, Taiwan
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
One amongst numerous Qingshan Temples in Taipei, this particular temple is worth a special mention. The architecture of this temple adheres strictly to the architectural style that was prevalent around the time when it was built.
This temple dedicated to the deity King Qingshan is of great importance to the locals. It is said that when the temple w...
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Jianguo South Road, Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan (Neihu District)
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 local trinkets, flowers and artistic items.
The jade market has a huge collection of all kinds of goods made from jade and other semi precious and pr...
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Wulai District, New Taipei City, Taiwan 233
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 attracts a lot of tourists on an annual basis. Tourists can get a truly fantastic experience in this area because they will be far away from the hustl...
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Lane 166, Dahu St, Neihu District, Taipei City, Taiwan 114
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 lake in such a fashion that the light of the moon forms a perfect reflection of the semi circle shaped bridge in the water. The crystal clear water a...