Explore a former gold mine with a local guide See the unique" Yin- Yang Sea" of the Shuinandong Area Draw and release Sky lantern in Jiufen Visit the spectacular Golden Waterfall Enjoy traditional Taiwanese foods and Taiwanese tea Flexible time Extra outdoor activities You can choose to go by private car or go by MRT and bus
Taiwan has a great public transport system (if I don't want to say "perfect"). Especially, in Taipei, you can easily go wherever you want just by mrt or bus. It is convenient and fast. But life is not (always) a race, sometime we should slow down to enjoy ourselves a little more. Among the hustle and bustle of Taipei, its amazing bicycle-sharing system helps. We will do the 7km bike ride from Elephant Mountain to Ximending, making multiple stops to visit places on the way. Please be prepared to embrace Taipei's fresh air, smells, sounds and to learn so many new things at once. One Step Out
Natural experience & Crescent Bridge in New Taipei City You will experience the beautiful night view and romantic atmosphere on Crescent Bridge where is located in Banqiou and connected with Xin Zhuang. After taking a walk, you can visit the night market in Xin Zhuang and have dinner with friends. In the aftertnoon, you can ride a bike besides the riverbank and enjoy the wind blowing your face. There is a 435 art park near the bridge, we can visit there before we having a walk on Crescent Bridge.
Location: Taipei, Taiwan Duration: 4 hours Language: Chinese, English, Japanese Group Size: 3-15 people Categories: Historic, Food, Architecture, Street Culture During Japanese colonial period, The Governor–General of Taiwan was the head of government of Taiwan around the 20th century. After WWII, even the National Government of the Republic of China took back the control of Taiwan, this red-tile building still symbolized the supreme authority. Due to advantageous condition of water transport, Bangka became Logistics distribution center of North Taiwan. Main trade goods were rice, sugar, tea camphor. Abundant supply of goods, rabidly growth of population make most commercial operation moved from Lukang to Bangka, and become the economic center of the Taipei Basin. In Bangka, we will encounter......
Location: Tainan, Taiwan Duration: 4 hours Language: Chinese / English / Japanese Group Size: 3-15 people Categories: Historic, Food, Old Street, Temple Tainan(台南) was used to the capital city during 17-19th century. Due to its complex history of comebacks, redefinitions and renewals inspired its popular nickname "the Phoenix City". With rich historical background, Tainan remains to be the city with most cultural and historical attractions in Taiwan. During age of Discovery, Dutch were eager to develop commercial opportunities in Far East Area. In 1624, Dutch East India Company occupied Tainan as transshipment center. Tainan’s commercial center development had start from here. In Tainan, we will encounter......
Location: Lukang, Changhua Duration: 2-3 hours Language: Chinese / English / Japanese Group Size: 10-15 people Categories: Historic, Food, Old Street, Temple Lukang(鹿港) is famous for its well-preserved cultural and historical heritages, as well as this kind of old-time flavors that attract large number of both local and international visitors each day. It is one of Taiwan’s oldest towns, and it was used to be the main business district during 16th-19th century. Nowadays we still can find the old glories of the town. During the Qing Dynasty, the depth of Lukang’s port and its proximity to Fujian province(福建省) on mainland China made Lukang an important trading port. In the 18th century and 19th century, Lukang was the most populous city in central Taiwan until the early 20th century. In Lukang, we will encounter......
You can choose some common Taiwanese cuisines like fried rice or hot pot or others to cook by yourself or I can help you to decide, and of course in the process I will teach you and help you in the same time. Experience Taiwan traditional market and local supermarket, you would find a lot of surprise in there. You will learn some Chinese sentence and words about how to buy ingredients. Cooking in my kitchen which is very local in Taiwan. Enjoy the meal with me and even my friends just like you visit your Taiwanese friends.
Eager to take an afternoon break and keep away from the busy lifestyle? Hop on the train and follow my step to Wangyou Valley! You will discover a secret place in a just 30 minutes drive from the hustle and bustle city-Taipei. You can enjoy the beauty of the mountains and beach at the same time. A great place for families to go on the weekend. You can exercise and enjoy the great scenery in the meantime. Also, a great destination for sweet couples. You can enjoy a great time with your lover at the beach! Before heading home, try local Taiwanese food in Keelung Nightmarket!
Feel bored with night market? Try something new and real local for tourist right now!! Enjoy the delicious food journey in Taoyuan, Taiwan, and thoroughly understand this small island through its incredibly fabulous food culture. Discover the hidden restaurants and dessert shops you never know unless yo are accompanied with real locals. DIY Time!! Make your own customized cuisine in local's home. International Airport is located in Taoyuan, which means that my trip is extremely suitable for those who just arrive Taiwan or are going to depart from Taiwan. Now it's time for you to deeply inside the daily life of locals and perfectly understand Taiwan!
Location: Taipei, Taiwan Duration: 4 hours Language: Chinese / English / Japanese Categories: Historic, Nature, Hot Spring After WW1, Taiwan entered Japanese colonial period. Japanese also brought in the hot spring culture. The good quality of Sulphur spring made Beitou(北投) become the unique commercial center at that time. Besides hot springs, offers an amazing mixture of history, arts, natural wonders and exotic cuisines. Combining beautiful scenery and its unique atmosphere, Beitou was like a natural studio, there has been more than100 films shot up in Beitou. Therefore in Beitou, we will encounter hot spring, architecture, historical remains......
Taiwan is considered by many to be the heaven for gastronomes due to our creative and prolific ways to pleasure one’s palate. From local street food to luxurious delicacy, Taiwanese cuisine reflects the geographic location of our island as well as our tumultuous historic development - which has blossomed into an abundant and dynamic food culture after hundreds of years of development. Through our Food Tour, Like It Formosa takes you to the much celebrated Yongkang Street at Dongmen Station of Taipei, where guests will be shown a glimpse of the Taiwanese gourmet culture that locals take pride in. You are advised to come with an empty stomach, as it will be an afternoon that not only opens your eyes but also challenges your appetite! Know Taiwan - the nation of street food and snacks - at the tip of your tongue: There is no better way to learn about a culture other than tasting it!
Chiang Kai Shek Memorial Hall Authentic Jin Feng Braised Pork Rice 2 of the most cool bars in Taipei Visit Chiang Kai Shek Memorial Hall and learn the histories and stories of this iconic spot of Taiwan. Enjoy the most popular Jin Feng Lu Rou Fan(Braised Pork Rice) near CKS Memorial Hall. Enjoy Taiwan beers at Revolver bar, one of the most popular among non-Taiwanese tourists and visitors. Explore another bar at Nanjing Fuxing MRT station, you could choose Brass Monkey or more indie one, Cyntonia's Cafe & Bar.
What is your favorite types of trip or travel? To be honest, I don't know It is based on what do you want to see and know. My mission is bring you there and share my own story and personal knowledge with my new friends. You can have widely travel experience, 4 to 5 hours could be too short, but don't worry, just enjoy your short term local life. This trip include traditional culture art and modern art area, some sights are about colony history.
Join us for a quick-and-dirty tour of Taipei with big sights, delicious food, and good times. The Half-Day City Tour allows you to explore the city landscape and all its amazing landmarks. From the famous architectural feats of Taipei 101 and its surrounding vibrant city center to the ancient, elaborately-designed temples and old streets of Taipei.