Time in Taipei - Taiwan

11:41 PM
Sunday
May 31

Taipei Facts

Population
7871900
Country Dialing Code
+886
Time Zone
Asia/Taipei
Alternate Names of Taipei
GJai Bac, Kota Taipei, Pan Kiao, Pan-ch'iao, Pan-ch'iao-chen, Pan-ch'iao-chieh, Pan-ch’iao, Pan-ch’iao-chen, Pan-ch’iao-chieh, T'ai-pei, T'ai-pei Shih, T'ai-pei-hsien, TPE, Taibei Shi, Taibei Shih, Taibejus, Taibėjus, Taipe, Taipeh, Taipei, Taipeium, Taipejus, Taipé, Taipéi, Taipėjus, Tajbehj, Tajpej, Tajpeo, Tayipeh, Tayipèh, Tchaj-pej, T’ai-pei, T’ai-pei Shih, T’ai-pei-hsien, ta'ipe, tai bei, tai bei shi, taibei, taibei si, taipei, taippei, thipe, Đài Bắc, Ταϊπέι, Тайбэй, Тайпей, Тајпеј, טאיפי, טאיפיי, تەيبېي, ताइपे, ไทเป, ཐའེ་པེ, ታይፔ, 台北, 台北市, 臺北市, 타이베이, 타이베이 시, 타이뻬이, 타이페이
Currency Code / Name
TWD / Dollar
Geographic Coordinates
Latitude: 25.04776
Longitude:121.53185

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.