Top 10 things to do in Taiwan

  1. Night markets
    Address: Various locations
    Night markets are a quintessential Taiwanese experience, where you can find a wide range of street food, games, and shopping. The most famous one is the Shilin Night Market in Taipei.
  2. Taipei 101
    Address: No. 7, Section 5, Xinyi Road, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110
    Taipei 101 was once the tallest building in the world and is still an iconic landmark in Taiwan. Visitors can take a high-speed elevator to the observation deck on the 89th floor for stunning views of the city.
  3. Taroko Gorge
    Address: Xiulin Township, Hualien County, Taiwan 972
    Taroko Gorge is a breathtaking natural wonder in eastern Taiwan, featuring towering marble cliffs, crystal-clear streams, and lush vegetation. Visitors can hike, bike, or take a scenic drive through the gorge.
  4. Hot springs
    Address: Various locations
    Taiwan is home to numerous hot springs, many of which are located in scenic areas surrounded by mountains and forests. Some popular ones include Beitou Hot Springs in Taipei and Wulai Hot Springs in New Taipei City.
  5. Sun Moon Lake
    Address: Yuchi Township, Nantou County, Taiwan 555
    Sun Moon Lake is the largest lake in Taiwan and a popular tourist destination. Visitors can take a boat ride to admire the lake's stunning scenery, or hike or bike around the surrounding hills.
  6. Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall
    Address: No. 21, Zhongshan South Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City, Taiwan 100
    The Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is a national monument and a symbol of Taiwan's history and culture. The complex includes a large square, a museum, and a hall with a statue of Chiang Kai-shek.
  7. Taiwanese tea culture
    Address: Various locations
    Taiwan is famous for its tea, and visitors can learn about and experience Taiwanese tea culture at tea houses and farms throughout the country. Some popular destinations include Maokong in Taipei and Alishan in Chiayi County.
  8. Yushan National Park
    Address: Shuili Township, Nantou County, Taiwan 553
    Yushan National Park is home to Taiwan's highest peak, Yushan, as well as a diverse range of flora and fauna. Visitors can hike, camp, or simply enjoy the natural beauty of the park.
  9. Elephant Mountain
    Address: Lane 150, Section 5, Xinyi Road, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110
    Elephant Mountain is a popular hiking trail in Taipei that offers stunning views of the city skyline and Taipei 101. The hike takes about 20-30 minutes and is suitable for all fitness levels.
  10. Fort Zeelandia
    Address: No. 1, Lane 125, Section 3, Zhongshan Road, Anping District, Tainan City, Taiwan 708
    Fort Zeelandia is a historic fortification built by the Dutch in the 17th century. It played an important role in Taiwan's colonial history and is now a popular tourist attraction with a museum and exhibits on the fort's history.