Time in Taipei

5:34 PM
Saturday, January 25, 2020

Facts about Taipei

Population: 7871900
Country Code: +886
Currency: TWD

Things to do in Taipei

National Palace Museum

Visit the home of the most precious artifacts, which covers over 10,000 years of Chinese art in different dynasties. Their collections include paintings, rare books, documents, bronzes, jade artifacts, calligraphy, ceramics and many more. This is a must-visit place for those who are interested in Chinese art, history and culture.

National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall

Take a glimpse of one of Taiwan’s best historical landmark in honor of their late president Chiang Kai-Shek. Here you will see exhibition halls that give you broader understanding of Taiwan. Books and artifacts showing Chiang’s life as well as history of the Republic of China

Taipei Zoo

Visit the largest zoo in Asia. The facility has several exhibition buildings like the Penguin House, Koala House, among others and their exhibition areas shows animals from different parts of the world. This is great place to visit with your family!

Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall

Visit one of the most iconic building in Taiwan, which was dedicated to the founding Father of the Republic of China, Sun Yat Sen.

Shilin Night Market

Experience a taste of Taiwan’s best and share your night with Taipei Locals here. It has hundreds of stalls selling all types of foods and even shops for fashion and souvenirs.

Taipei Confucius Temple

This is one of Taipei’s best landmarks modeled after Confucius' temple in his hometown in China. Confucius was a famous philospher and teacher in China. It has exhibitions highlighting the Chinese culture and religion.

Maokong Gondola

This is a cable car transportation system which provides breathtaking views of Taipei City which can be accompanied with drink, from a selection of their popular locally-grown Maokong tea.