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Taipei Confucius Temple

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Taipei Confucius Temple

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275 Dalong Street, Datong District, Datong, Taipei Taiwan
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National Taiwan University HospitalTaipei Metro43 min
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Old & New Taipei: Dadaocheng Walking Tour
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Old & New Taipei: Dadaocheng Walking Tour

Discover one of Taipei’s most evocative and history-rich areas when you go on a half-day, private walking tour of Dadaocheng. Meet your guide in the afternoon; over the course of your stroll, you’ll see a Qing Dynasty–era gate, the Xiahai Chenghuang Temple, a century-old tea shop, and much more. As you go, learn about the city and its history from your guide’s commentary. Then, cap off your explorations in the Ningxia Night Market: one of the oldest night markets in the city.
$64.00 per adult
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Jerry G wrote a review Apr 2020
Coppell, Texas446 contributions144 helpful votes
This is a beautiful temple with ornate figurines and carvings. The pagoda like architecture is quite striking. It is a quite and serene place to think and for introspection. Plan on spending 30-60 minutes. There is a small gift shop near the entrance.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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digitalroc wrote a review Mar 2020
Calgary, Canada1,250 contributions396 helpful votes
We took bus route 304 from National Palace Museum then walked 5 minutes to Taipei Confucius Temple. The Taipei Confucius Temple was built in 1879 during the Qing Dynasty. The temple was quiet, as there wasn’t many visitors, making it easy to get great photos. Not only is this
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Aleong1256 wrote a review Feb 2020
16 contributions2 helpful votes
Serene place and on weekends, there is a traditional dance performance around 11am. No longer have joss stick offerings here. No activity except seeing a booth on calligraphy.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Betty wrote a review Feb 2020
1,864 contributions174 helpful votes
This is a beautiful temple, it is quiet, tranquil and a relaxing place. The architect is quite lovely. There are videos about the history of Confucius and calligraphy. It is worth a visit.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Palousegal2017 wrote a review Feb 2020
Spokane, Washington54 contributions4 helpful votes
I saw many temples in Taipei, this was my favorite, probably because it was more of a teaching temple. The temple had displays and history and lessons about Confucius and his teachings and the impact he had on Chinese thought. I found this one of the highlights of the trip.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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