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Ranked #1 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Ranked #3 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Ranked #4 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Watch a dynamic lion dance performance or perhaps some Chinese acrobatics or Taiwanese folk opera at this new theater.... more » Owner description: Watch a dynamic lion dance performance or perhaps some Chinese acrobatics or Taiwanese folk opera at this new theater. Recommended for ages six and up. Tickets are available online. « less
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Ranked #5 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #6 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Many festivals and celebrations are held in Lungshan, often called "meeting place of the gods" for the wealth of deities... more » Owner description: Many festivals and celebrations are held in Lungshan, often called "meeting place of the gods" for the wealth of deities worshipped here. Lungshan means "Dragon Mountain." « less
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Ranked #7 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Gardens; Historic Sites
Owner description: Experience the ancient traditions of Chinese landscaping with the majestic home of the Lin family. A pond, square pavilion... more » Owner description: Experience the ancient traditions of Chinese landscaping with the majestic home of the Lin family. A pond, square pavilion and ornamental plants such as cypress, plum and bamboo adorn the majestic garden. Each Chinese New Year there is a chrysanthemum exhibit. « less
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Ranked #8 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Sixty-two landscaped acres of gardens and walkways surround this marble and tile landmark building.
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Ranked #9 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Zoos
Owner description: The largest zoo in Asia, this was original a private zoological garden. The giant panda house, Formosan animal area, koala... more » Owner description: The largest zoo in Asia, this was original a private zoological garden. The giant panda house, Formosan animal area, koala house and Asian tropical rainforest area are of particular note. « less
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Ranked #10 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: National Parks; Parks; Hot Springs/ Geysers; Mountains; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Embrace nature and flower gardens with a picnic or leisurely hike up the rolling hillsides of Yangmingshan. The park is... more » Owner description: Embrace nature and flower gardens with a picnic or leisurely hike up the rolling hillsides of Yangmingshan. The park is accessible by public bus. « less
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Ranked #11 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Art Museums; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: This extraordinary collection of historic art treasures, fascinating for its depth and breadth, has miraculously escaped... more » Owner description: This extraordinary collection of historic art treasures, fascinating for its depth and breadth, has miraculously escaped destruction over hundreds of years. Some pieces date back to the tenth century. « less
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Ranked #12 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Scenic Railroads
Owner description: Pass by farms and small rural villages outside of Taipei on this railway. A relaxing and scenic escape from the bustle of the... more » Owner description: Pass by farms and small rural villages outside of Taipei on this railway. A relaxing and scenic escape from the bustle of the city. « less
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Ranked #13 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Lookouts; Neighborhoods
Owner description: The Maokong gondola stops at Taipei Zoo, Zhinan Temple and the Maokong station. The Maokong station stop at the top of the... more » Owner description: The Maokong gondola stops at Taipei Zoo, Zhinan Temple and the Maokong station. The Maokong station stop at the top of the mountain offers a panoramic view of the city and visitors can try delicacies like noodles with tea oil and glutinous rice with bamboo shoots. « less
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Ranked #14 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites
dedicated to Paosheng Tati, the God of Medicine
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Ranked #15 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Observation Decks/ Towers
Owner description: At 509 meters high, this was the world's tallest building from 2004 to 2010, when the Burj Khalifa in Dubai surpassed it. The... more » Owner description: At 509 meters high, this was the world's tallest building from 2004 to 2010, when the Burj Khalifa in Dubai surpassed it. The tower is reminiscent of a pagoda or a stalk of bamboo and designed to withstand typhoons and earthquakes common in Taiwan. Floors one through five are a shopping center and both the indoor (89th floor) and outdoor (91st floor) observation decks offer a 360-degree panoramic view. « less
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Ranked #16 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Educational Sites
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Ranked #17 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Ranked #18 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Historic Sites; Performances; Museums
Owner description: This majestic shrine honors the Republic of China's war dead. Marvel at the soldiers' precision at the changing of the guard... more » Owner description: This majestic shrine honors the Republic of China's war dead. Marvel at the soldiers' precision at the changing of the guard ceremony that occurs every hour. « less
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Ranked #19 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Hot Springs/ Geysers
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Ranked #20 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #21 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: History Museums
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Ranked #22 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: Full of tourists, but with street performances and shows to entertain kids and adults alike. A fun and affordable place to... more » Owner description: Full of tourists, but with street performances and shows to entertain kids and adults alike. A fun and affordable place to shop for souvenirs and eat street food. « less
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Ranked #23 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #24 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Museums
Owner description: Suho Memorial Paper Museum, the one and only paper museum in Taiwan, expects that through warm, comfortable, natural spatial... more » Owner description: Suho Memorial Paper Museum, the one and only paper museum in Taiwan, expects that through warm, comfortable, natural spatial atmosphere, different special exhibitions, close-up handmade experiences, friendly guide tours as well as services, to take people in an exploration of infinite creativities. « less
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Ranked #25 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: The twentieth-century collection housed at this art museum nestles chronologically between the ancient works in the National... more » Owner description: The twentieth-century collection housed at this art museum nestles chronologically between the ancient works in the National Palace Museum and the new works in the Institute of Contemporary Arts. « less
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Ranked #26 of 253 attractions in Taipei
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Category: Government Buildings
Owner description: This ornate government building was finished in 1919, when Taiwan was under Japanese rule. Daily admission weekdays from 9... more » Owner description: This ornate government building was finished in 1919, when Taiwan was under Japanese rule. Daily admission weekdays from 9 until Noon. Final admission at 11:30 am. On select weekends they are open until 4 pm. « less
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Ranked #27 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Other
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Ranked #28 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #29 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Shops
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Ranked #30 of 253 attractions in Taipei
Category: Religious Sites
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