If you're a first time visitor to Taipei, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Taipei.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Taipei.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"Check out the Xinyi District around Taipei 101 to see the upscale side of Taipei." See More
"Yangmingshan National Park Great hiking place for volcano and nice farmer resturent for 4+ people." See More
"And best time to go National Palace Museum before the mainland Chinese tourists come in droves (not exaggerating, it was really crowded by midday)." See More
"Raohe St Night Market is definitely my favourite in terms of authenticity." See More
"Shida Night Market is probably my favorite." See More
"Taipei has an absolutely wonderful zoo (Taipei Zoo)." See More
"because you just stay less than 1 day, I suggest you to visit Xingtiangong temple, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Taipei 101 building, and you choose a night market to get different experience." See More
"Qingtiangang, another nice place of Yangmingshan National Park." See More
"There's also (if your up for it) the Four Beast Mountains: http://hikingtaiwan." See More
"There are great riverside bike paths that start Taipei Zoo and go to Tamsui." See More
"xItem=1056373&CtNode=49780&mp=122032 If you prefer natural, Xiangshen is nice spot to see Taipei city." See More
"One of my favorite places in Taipei is the Taipei Botanical Garden!" See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Taipei locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Taipei.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.