Top 40 Things to do in Taipei, Taiwan

Escape to the Wonder of Taipei
Taiwan's capital city offers travelers a number of exquisite experiences to feed the senses. Taipei tours attract visitors from every corner of the map because of the extraordinary energy, welcoming atmosphere, and timeless beauty the city has to offer. Taipei is the cultural center of Taiwan and a global hub of commerce, art, and culture.

1-Day City, Yangmingshan National Park & Beitou Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Experience the best of Taipei in 1 day with a drive to Yangmingshan National Park and Beitou. Discover ancient Mengjia Longshan Temple, visit the sky-high Taipei 101, see the historic National Palace Museum and stroll through Taipei's largest night market,... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$95
per person

2-Day Sun Moon Lake Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Visiting Sun Moon Lake in a day hardly allows time to see its attractions. On this 2-day tour experience the beautiful scenery of the lake, surrounded by mountains, and enjoy time to admire marvelous sights like the Paper Dome and... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$960
Group ( 2 Travelers )

3-Day East Coast & Taroko Gorge Hiking Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Venture to places where Taiwan’s mountains meet the Pacific, tour a distillery, and bike around Liyu Lake. With a group limited to 6 people, admire beautiful gorges of Taroko National Park, hike breathtaking trails, and marvel at towering cliffs. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$1,520
Group ( 2 Travelers )

5-Day Taroko Gorge, Sun Moon Lake & Alishan Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Explore Taroko National Park, home to many waterfalls, cliffs, and gorges, before heading to Sun Moon Lake for a boat ride. Take in beautiful views during long drives, try delicious cuisine, and venture to the mountain area of Alishan—known for... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$2,440
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Bar Hopping with VIP Entry & Drinks by My Taiwan Tour
Your night out in Taipei quickly turns into an unforgettable evening as you mingle with international partygoers. Drink and dance your way through Taipei's city center and get VIP treatment in top bars, amazing clubs, and stunning lounges. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$70
per person

Bath of the Gods: Beitou Hot Springs Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Pamper yourself with a day of relaxation, rejuvenation, and wellness. Enjoy the bath at Beitou Hot Springs, breathe in the fresh mountain air, and discover interesting facts about this geological phenomenon. Read More

Categories: Spas & Beauty, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$80
per person

BMW: Biking, MRT & Walking City Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Experience Taipei like a local on this day tour. Cycle around beautiful Daan Forest Park, enjoy panoramic views of Taipei 101 and the city's skyline atop Elephant Mountain, and familiarize yourself with the efficient public transportation. Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$40
per person

Foodie Tour at Raohe Night Market by U.S Lion Travel
Stroll beneath signs blazing with neon lights, follow your nose to the steaming carts of beloved street food vendors, and expand your palate with new tastes of intriguing Taiwanese treats. Follow your guide around the Raohe Night Market and get... Read More

$120
per person

Japanese Set Meal by IRO LLC
Enjoy a meal at iRO Japanese Cuisine, a modern Japanese restaurant and bistro in Taipei. Choose from a variety of entrees, combining traditional sushi with innovative meals that are equal parts fresh, delicious, and creative. Read More

$15
per person

Massage & Dinner at Michelin-Starred Din Tai Fung by My Taiwan Tour
Follow a relaxing foot massage at a spa with a delightful dinner at Michelin-starred Din Tai Fung. Unwind at the experienced hands of your masseuse as they work out the knots in your muscles before you enjoy a satisfying meal... Read More

$85
per person

Private 3-Day Restful Mountain Retreat by Topology Travel
See the beauty of northern Taiwan on this 3-day tour. Enjoy Taiwanese cuisine with a dessert making session and walk through the popular Fengjia Night Market. Then marvel at the gently sloping mountains at Sun Moon Lake and get a... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$696
per person

Private 3-Day Taroko Gorge Tour by Topology Travel
Enjoy the fresh air and striking ocean view from Hualien on this 3-day trip from Taipei. Travel along the famed Taroko Gorge, admire the impressive Taroko National Park, see the splendid marble canyons, and feast on a delicious Taiwanese lunch... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$696
per person

Private 5-Day Family Trip to Sun Moon Lake & Taroko Gorge by My Taiwan Tour
Experience the wonders of Taiwan with your English-speaking guide and discover how the culture emphasizes family and food on this tailor-made trip. Visit Sun Moon Lake, get a chance to release sky lanterns, relax in hot springs, watch a sheep... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$2,840
Group ( 4 Travelers )

Private 5-Day Sun Moon Lake & Alishan Tour by Topology Travel
Spend 5 exciting days discovering the natural beauty of Taipei. Relax at the Flying Cow Ranch and beautiful Sun Moon Lake, enjoy delicious aboriginal cuisine, and try foods at the Fengjia Market. Get to know the processes of pottery and... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

Free cancellation

$1,086
per person

Private BabyBoss City Admission & Garment District Tour by Lion Travel
Explore the interactive displays at kid-friendly BabyBoss City, where your little travelers can dress up in a range of costumes to act out their dreams of becoming everything from an airline pilot to a doctor. Afterward, enjoy a guided tour... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$130
per person

Private Children's Amusement Park Admission with Transfer by Lion Travel
Dive into the carnival games and thrilling rides of the recently renovated Taipei Children's Amusement Park on this family-friendly excursion. Consider delightful snacks as you pop between rollercoasters and get the chance to make your own pineapple cake. Read More

Categories: Attractions

9 hours

Free cancellation

$230
per person

Private Chiufen & Keelung Full-Day Tour by Topology Travel
Experience Chiufen, once a prosperous gold rush town, on this full-day excursion from Taipei. Discover retro Chinese and Japanese-style cafés and tea houses, pristine eroded rocks, the gorgeous Golden Waterfall, bustling Keelung Night Market, and fantastic views of the ocean.... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Private Cooking Class with Market Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Uncover the secrets of authentic Taiwanese cuisine and get insight into the country’s food culture. Visit a bustling market to learn about unique local ingredients and then receive step-by-step cooking instruction from experienced restaurant chefs. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$100
per person

Private Customized Tour with Personal Driver & Guide by My Taiwan Tour
Create your own personalized sightseeing itinerary in Taipei using the services of a professional guide and driver. Get picked up by a private sedan and visit your choice of cultural, historic, and natural landmarks within or outside the city. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$220
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Private Eastern Taipei Shopping & Eslite Bookstore Tour by Lion Travel
Take in marvelous views of Taipei City from its highest point, Taipei 101, and enjoy time exploring some of the city's most popular shopping destinations. Discover Taipei's rich creative and cultural identity with a knowledgeable guide leading the way. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$150
per person

Private Foodie Tour at Tonghua Night Market by Lion Travel
Explore the bustling activity in one of Taipei's beloved night markets as you pop between the street vendors and stalls of Tonghua. Grab bites of savory pancakes and steaming bowls of soup and get the chance to scope out the... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Private Full-Day City Tour with Michelin Star Lunch by Topology Travel
Admire the sights of the historical yet modern city of Taipei—filled with ancient temples and towering skyscrapers. On this private tour visit the Taipei Confucius Temple, Taipei 101, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall as well as Dalongdong Baoan Temple and dine... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Private Old & New Ximending Walking Tour by Lion Travel
The culturally diverse Ximending District is among the most popular destinations for younger generations and tourists visiting Taipei. Take a walking tour of this bustling district and immerse yourself in a fascinating mixture of modern and ages-old attractions. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$200
Group ( 2 to 3 Travelers )

Private Sea to Sky Tour with Lantern Release by Topology Travel
With a personal guide, uncover the wonders of northeast Taiwan on this full-day tour. Admire the majestic northern coastline, see the beautiful Shifen Waterfall, and walk along the old tracks at the Pingxi Railway. Then end your day by releasing... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Private Western Taipei Shopping Tour & Creative Park Visit by Lion Travel
Browse bargain-priced gadgets and brand-name computers, scope out lenses and lighting along a street dedicated to photography, and look for deals on designer goods at a massive shopping center. Dive into Taipei's bustling marketplaces and grab a tasty lunch along... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Private Wulai Aboriginal Village Tour by Topology Travel
Get a sense of the famous Wulai mountain village in northern Taiwan on this full-day tour. Learn about the culture of the indigenous Atayal tribe and indulge in the beauty of nature at the Neidong National Forest, Wulai Waterfall, as... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Private Yangmingshan National Park Full-Day Tour by Topology Travel
Explore Yangmingshan National Park, an extinct volcanic terrain park that is regarded as Taipei's Backyard Garden. On this full-day tour take the chance to visit historical buildings, tranquil hot springs, verdant plains, and beautiful grass fields. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Private Yehliu Geopark & Fort San Domingo Tour by Topology Travel
Discover the beauty of Taipei's shore with a visit to the fantastic geological site of Yehliu. Later, stop by Fort San Domingo and see the castle-like fort built by the Spaniards before you take a stroll at the old seaside... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$120
per person

Shore Excursion: Taipei Sightseeing Day Trip with Lunch by My Taiwan Tour
Discover the monuments of this thriving city, the capital of Taiwan, including towering Taipei 101, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, and Longshan Temple. Explore the National Palace Museum, try beef noodle soup, a famous Taipei dish, and get time to shop... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$95
per person

Shrimp Fishing, Barbecue & Karaoke by My Taiwan Tour
Enjoy a fun night out as the Taiwanese do as you try your hands at shrimp fishing and karaoke singing. Have a go at indoor shrimp fishing, grill your catch on the barbecue, and complete your experience at a local... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$95
per person

Signature Japanese Sushi Tower by iRO LLC
Located in Taipei's Songshan District, iRO Japanese Cuisine is a modern Japanese restaurant and bistro serving flavorful sushi made with the region's freshest fish. Settle into a table and soak up the restaurant's relaxing ambiance while savoring the distinct flavors... Read More

$25
per person

Small-Group Beyond Taipei Discovering Tamsui Tour by Urban Adventures
A seaside city that oozes history, charm, and culture, Tamsui is one of Taipei's authentic gems. From daily life at local markets and colonial buildings to tasty cuisine and floating villages, this half-day tour gives you a glimpse of Tamsui's... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$52
per person

Small-Group Taipei Night Market Food Tour by Urban Adventures
Eat like a local on this culinary tour of one of Taipei's most favored, flavor-rich night markets. Become acquainted with regional ingredients, interact with local vendors, and indulge in a variety of distinctive Taiwanese dishes. Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Land Adventures, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$52
per person

Small-Group Taipei Taxi Diary Half-Day Tour by Urban Adventures
Live half a day in the life of a true local—one of Taipei's taxi drivers. Drive around the city, pick up passengers, and get a chance to see the back roads, main roads, and inner city of Taipei. This tour... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$123
per person

Sun Moon Lake Day Trip & Cruise by My Taiwan Tour
Surrounded by lush mountain peaks, Sun Moon Lake is considered one of the most scenic spots in Taiwan. On your excursion to this popular lake, listen to commentary from your local guide, enjoy lunch followed by a scenic cruise across... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

12 hours

Free cancellation

$500
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Sweet Potato Mama Project by Topology Travel
The Sweet Potato Mama project uses a traditional Taiwanese food to support single mothers and give you a chance to roast and sell these tasty potatoes, learning about local culture, discovering the area, and helping these moms make a living... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

3 hours

Free cancellation

$33
per person

Taipei Tea Culture Day Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Enjoy a gondola ride and admire the surrounding vistas of Maokong mountains before you take a stroll around Old Street. Admire the beautifully lush landscapes of the Bagua Tea Plantation and be astounded by the gorgeous Qiandao Lake in the... Read More

Categories: Culinary Experiences, Restaurants & Nightlife, Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$88
per person

Taipei Unlimited Attractions Pass
Valid for 2, 3, 5, or 7 consecutive days, the Taipei Unlimited Attractions Pass gives you access to over 35 of the Taipei's top attractions and tours. You can save up to 40 percent on top activities and receive additional... Read More

$74
per person

Traditional Chinese Performing Arts Show at TaipeiEYE by Topology Travel
Enjoy an evening of theatrical splendor at the magnificent TaipeiEYE, home to an authentic array of Chinese performing arts. Experience the acrobatics of kung fu alongside a breathtaking mix of traditional music, dazzling dance, and enchanting folklore during this thrilling... Read More

Categories: Events & Shows, Sports, Tickets & Passes

1 hour

$19
per person

Yehliu Geopark & Northern Seacoast Tour by My Taiwan Tour
Discover the fascinating Yehliu Geopark on this day trip from Taipei. Be amazed by the natural rock formations in Yehliu, have a day of leisure at Pacific Green Bay or soak in the natural goodness at Bayan Hot Spring Resort,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$98
per person

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