48 Hours in Taipei: Everything You Need to See and Do

Two days are all you need to see the touristy side of the Taiwanese capital.

As soon as you plant your feet in downtown Taipei you will instantly find yourself in the midst of bustling streets, towering skyscrapers, night markets, artist villages, historic landmarks, green parks and centuries-old heritage mansions and temples. Whichever direction you take — with the help of the city’s efficient mass transportation system — you’ll easily explore many fascinating sights in the city, and most within a couple of days.

To give you a quick idea on what to see in Taipei in 48 hours, here are a list of places one can easily cover in two full days.

Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

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Marky Ramone Go

Marky Ramone Go

Marky Ramone Go is a travel-junkie, writer and photographer based in the Philippines. Aside from contributing articles to various publications and websites, he narrates his experiences wandering the tropical paradise of the Philippines, the culturally rich regions of South East Asia, Sri Lanka and India on his travel blog Nomadic Experiences. After Asia, he is keen on exploring South America and eventually hoping to trace Jack Kerouac's "On the Road" trail in the United States to Mexico.