Small-group Vintage Taipei Day Tour Including Bao'an Temple And Confucius Temple

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See Taipei’s past and present in one day! Gain a deeper understanding of Taiwan’s vibrant origins. You will learn about the rich history and philosophy of Confucius and Taipei’s Confucius Temple, experience the cultural heritage and architectural beauty of the Bao’an Temple, see the workings of Taiwan’s largest and busiest fabric market, visit a traditional Chinese medicine store, and tour a traditional tea factory which has been in operation for over 100 years.

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Highlights

  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
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In the early morning, your friendly tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and board on a comfortable air-conditioned van. Your first stop is the Taipei Confucius Temple. As you enter the temple, you feel the bustling city-life of Taipei dissipate as a peaceful feeling overcomes you. Taking a stroll through the serene garden, you will see the beautiful Confucius Temple and learn about Confucius’s philosophy and cultural influence.

Next, you will head across the road to visit the nearby Bao’an Temple. This 18th century temple has a rich history and is a UNESCO world heritage site.  You will marvel at its colorful and intricate architecture and woodwork, and learn about its fascinating history, as well as Taoist philosophy.  

Then, you’ll head over to have lunch on the famous Dihua street, the central location of old Taipei’s Chinese medicine and dry goods commerce. Walking around here before your lunch time.

After lunch, you visit Taiwan’s biggest fabric market, the vast Yongle Textile Market. Here has many varieties: seamstresses, tailors, and colorful textiles of all kinds. You will take a walk through the market and get a close-up look and brief interactive lesson about this business. Then, you will visit a very busy traditional Chinese medicine store and witness their specialists mixing herbs to make Chinese medicine during their business hours. This is an exciting experience to get a deeper understanding of Chinese medicine.

Last, you will tour a traditional tea shop with a working tea factory that has been in the same family for five generations.  You will learn about how tea is cured and made.  

At the end of this experience, you will be dropped off at your centrally located hotel in Taipei.

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Inclusions for Small-group Vintage Taipei Day Tour Including Bao'an Temple And Confucius Temple

  • Professional English guide

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

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Exclusions for Small-group Vintage Taipei Day Tour Including Bao'an Temple And Confucius Temple

  • Food and drinks

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Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Exact pick-up time and tour guide’s contact number will advised two days before tour departure.

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

A maximum of 14 people per booking

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Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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