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Half Day Culture Tour: Shenken Old Street and Pingxi Sky Lantern from Taipei

Shenken and Pingxi rural districts are both located in New Taipei City. Shenken is formerly an agricultural and mining town, and it is now famous for its numerous tofu restaurants and vendors. Pingxi is well-known for its International Sky Lantern Festival. Join this tour to enjoy the famous tofu cuisine in distinctive cooking style at Shenken Old Street as well as to experience releasing the sky lantern with your wishes at Pingxi.

Taipei Bar Hopping Tour

There’s no shortage of award-winning bars and stunning nightclubs in Taipei, and this tour introduces you to a few of the best! During a fun-filled night you’re transported by minivan to three of Taipei’s most popular bars and clubs, each handpicked by a friendly local guide. Enjoy a complimentary drink at each venue, where you can chat with the locals and dance the night away in the lively metropolis! Numbers are limited to 16 people, ensuring a personalized experience with a small group as you revel in what’s arguably Asia’s hottest nightlife scene.

Private Taiwanese Cooking Class and Market Tour in Taipei

Prepare Taiwanese cuisine with an experienced instructor during a private 5-hour cooking lesson. Before class, a knowledgeable private chef leads you through the traditional Shidong Market to discover fresh ingredients. Afterward, visit a professional kitchen to cook three delicious dishes, such as pot stickers, beef noodle soup and oyster omelets. You’ll learn a variety of cooking methods in this hands-on class that utilizes the best local produce. Choose from a selection of three set menus and enjoy your tasty creations during lunch!

Michelin-Star Dinner at Din Tai Fung with Luxury Chinese Massage Treatment

Treat your feet to a luxurious 50-minute Chinese foot massage, followed by dinner at a Michelin-rated chain restaurant at Taipei 101. Kick off the evening at one of Taipei’s top spas for a foot-and-shoulder massage. Afterward, head over to Taipei 101 for dinner at Din Tai Fung, one of Asia’s award-winning eateries. Work up an appetite as you watch chefs create the world-renowned ‘xiao long bao’ — Shanghai dumplings filled with soup — before you get a taste of them at your table. Numbers are limited to seven people, ensuring an intimate experience with a small group.

Taipei Like a Local: Indoor Shrimp Fishing and Karaoke

Want to feel like a local in Taipei? During a 4-hour tour, you can experience two favorite pastimes in urban Taiwan: indoor shrimp fishing and karaoke. This memorable evening includes an indoor shrimp fishing excursion (yes, you get to eat what you catch!) followed by the opportunity to belt out your favorite tunes in a karaoke lounge. You also get to take advantage of round-trip hotel transport, a sampling of barbecued shrimp, a complimentary beverage, and a meal voucher at karaoke.

Numbers are limited to 16 people, ensuring a personable experience with a small group.

Tea of Taipei: Small-Group Tour with Taipei City Sightseeing

Enjoy a tea and sightseeing tour steeped in history from Taipei! Taste
tea and learn how it is prepared at the Pinglin Tea Museum, explore the Bagua Tea Plantation — the largest in
northern Taiwan. Your full-day tour includes a 25-minute ride on the
Maokong Gondola, a visit of Chih Nan Temple, a stroll around Sanxia Old Street and scenic views of
Thousand Island Lake (Qiandao Lake). Numbers are limited to 7 people,
ensuring a personable experience with a small group.

Taipei Food Tour: Ningxia Night Market

This small-group Taipei food tour, limited to 12 people, gives you an authentic taste of delectable Taiwanese cuisine at Ningxia Market. Walk through the traditional night market with your informative local guide, choosing three ‘shiao chi’ (little eats) from nine different options available. Sample taro cake or fried yam balls, slurp some herb soup, nibble on pork leg rice, try tofu snacks, or devour oyster pancakes. Your guide makes sure you don’t miss a single bite as you stroll among hundreds of street food vendors.

Private Food and Market Evening Tour in Taipei

This private walking tour of Taipei introduces your palate to local Taiwanese food at the Ningxia Night Market. The traditional market, located in one of the oldest parts of Taipei, offers a delectable array of ‘shiao chi,’ or little eats. Stroll among the food stalls for tasty foods such as pork leg with rice, accompanied by shrimp soup. Vegetarians can order sticky rice with mushroom plus a variety of tofu-based options. Your private guide helps you get acquainted with this authentic market and experience Taipei as the locals do.

Taipei Night Tour including Mongolian BBQ Dinner

Taipei comes alive at night and the city is a buzzing. This 3.5-hour night tour of Taipei starts with a delicious Mongolian barbeque dinner at a downtown restaurant, stroll through the exotic night markets, explore the ancient Longshan Temple and watch Taipei sparkle on top of the worlds 2nd tallest building, the 101 Building.