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It is an area of Taiwan that around 7,900,000 people live in.
It's located approximately 6 miles outside of Shilin and about 8 miles from Xindian.
Start your adventures at the well-known Taipei 101 and the National Palace Museum.
Grab the kids and enjoy some quality time at the Miramar Ferris Wheel and the Taipei Film House. Want more? Baby Boss and Formosa Fun Coast Water Park are sure to keep the smiles and laughter flowing.
Rediscover your sense of wonder amid the carefully crafted marine habitats at Yehliu Ocean World.
The Taipei Zoo is a terrific place to bring your group for an entertaining morning among local creatures. If you are pressed for time, stop at the information center and collect a map so you don't miss any of the park favorites.
The Taipei Botanical Garden plays a vital role in preserving the region's horticultural specimens. Be sure to stop in and support the important work that they do.
For fresh air and relaxation, pack some lunch and find a shady nook at one of the area's leafy urban parks, such as Youth Park or Dahu Park. Daan Forest Park and Taipei 228 Memorial Park are two more pleasant spots to while away the day and finally read that neglected book of yours.
If you want useful information about Taipei, talk with the staff at Cihu Visitor Center.
Every year a huge amount of water streams off the edge of Wulai Waterfalls and Shifen. Find your way to a comfortable vantage point and enjoy Mother Nature's spectacle. The untouched beauty of Golden Waterfall and Gold Falls is also something special.
Surrounded by shady trees and soft grass, Dream Lake is a popular escape for local birds and visitors alike.
If you're looking for somewhere to lounge around and relax for a while, head down to Fulong Beach. Here you will come across locals and tourists taking advantage of the replenishing ocean water and scenic coastal views.
Turn off your phone and take a break from the stress of the modern world at Yangmingshan National Park and Beitou Hot Springs Park. Elephant Mountain and Lion's Head Mountain are also appreciated by nature-loving travelers.
Don't forget to make time for some of the many cultural institutions in the area. The Museum of World Religions and the Miniatures Museum of Taiwan offer a range of collections that are bound to keep you captivated. The Beitou Hot Springs Museum and the Museum of Drinking Water are also well worth a visit.
The Evergreen Maritime Museum will send you on a voyage through this region's seafaring history. A haven of sea-bound tales and salvaged artifacts, the whole crew is bound to have fun at this one.
The science museums here boast diverse collections of artifacts and displays. Immerse yourself in the wonderful world of science when you visit Taipei Astronomical Museum or the National Taiwan Science Education Centre.
Some travelers think of natural museums as a place to take the kids, but the alluring collections of the National Taiwan Museum and the Shung Ye Museum of Formosan Aborigines prove that there's a good deal to keep the adults busy too. The Shihsanheng Museum of Archaeology and the Kaidagelan Cultural Museum are also well worth a visit.
Are you an art aficionado? You'll discover galleries of all varieties here. Immerse yourself in the hip atmosphere at the Yingge Ceramics Museum and the Taipei Fine Arts Museum. If these leave you feeling energized, wrap up the day at the MoCA Taipei and the Juming Museum.
Slip back through the mists of time to examine the enlightening exhibits at the Museum of the Institute of History and Philology and the National Museum of History.
Learn more about this area's past with a trip to the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall and the Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall, just two of the historic buildings and sites here. When it comes to days of old, there's always something else to know. Taipei Story House and Wuchih Mountain Military Cemetery are two more great places to stop by.
Military history buffs will enjoy seeing Ershawan Fort and Fort San Domingo, two examples of the region's various historical forts and strongholds. You might also like to admire the interesting design of Baimiwong Fort and Dawulun Fort.
The area's spiritual side can be glimpsed at the Longshan Temple and the Confucius Temple. If you want to look at some more religious sites, check for guided tours at National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine and the Xingtian Temple.
After you've experienced all the major attractions around Taipei, take the time to see some of its lesser-known sights. Taipei Bridge and Sanxia Old Street are well worth a look. Also, contemplate seeing Guang Fu Bridge and Bopiliao Old Street if you can squeeze it in.
Accommodation in Taipei
With 604 Taipei hotels featuring on Expedia's hotels guide, you can select a Taipei hotel that has the features and guest services that suit you best.
Two examples of the more upmarket Taipei places are the Volando Urai Spring Spa and Resort, at No.176,Sec. 5, Xinwu Rd, and the Westin Taipei, at No. 133, Nanjing East Road, Section 3. The Grand View Resort Beitou and the W Taipei may also be worth researching. The address of the Grand View Resort Beitou is No. 30, Youya Rd, Beitou Dist, while the W Taipei is located at 10 Zhongxiao East Rd, sec 5, Xinyi Dist.
Taipei 101 is on the to-do list for almost every visitor to Taipei and staying within easy walking distance can be a great way to make sure you enjoy it. the Westin Taipei can be found only 3 kilometres (2 miles) away. Another popular choice is the W Taipei.
Located in Wanhua, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Longshan Temple, Snake Alley, and Taipei Botanical Garden. Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall and National Taiwan Museum are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Located in Ximending, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Red House Theater and National Taiwan Museum. Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall and Snake Alley are also within 1 mi (2 km).
Opened in 2006, the Royal Seasons Hotel Taipei is in the bustling Western district, a 5-minute walk from the NingXia Night Market and the shops of Dihua Street. An MRT station is about 10 minutes by foot.
This Taipei hotel is 1.4 km (0.9 mi) from Breeze Center shopping and a five-minute walk from an MRT station. The Taipei World Trade Center and the Taipei 101 skyscraper are both about 3.2 km (2 mi) away.
Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Zhuwei Fishing Port, Gloria Outlets, and Taoyuan International Baseball Stadium. Jungli Night Market and Republic of Chocolate are also within 20 mi (32 km).
Located in Shilin, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Taipei Astronomical Museum and Shilin Night Market. National Palace Museum and Confucius Temple are also within 3 mi (5 km).
This Taipei hotel is above an MRT rapid-transit station and across from the Taipei Railway Station. The Shin Lin Night Market, Taipei World Trade Center, and Taipei 101 are all about 4.8 km (3 mi) away.
Located in Daan, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cathay General Hospital and Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall. Taipei 101 and Taipei World Trade Center are also within 1 mi (2 km).