By Gemma Vidal; a Spanish teacher in Taiwan, navigating through the lively capital through food, hikes and a spot of karaoke.Edited by Holly Stark
72 hours in Taipei may not seem long when exploring one of the world’s most vibrant cities, but you’ll be surprised by how much you can fit in. Taipei is a lively place, full of people and noise, no matter what time of day. For me, the city holds the perfect, rare mix of the best of Asia; home to both Japanese and Chinese influence, and with a unique history as well as its own strong culture. Bursting with a variety of must-see attractions and home to an incredible amount of architecture, culture, history, food and shopping, there’s plenty to do in Taipei in 3 days. The city has the ability to provide something for everybody, catering equally for those who love fancy to backpackers on a budget. Taipei offers a fantastic place to kickstart your trip and with a Taipei in 3 days itinerary, you’ll be able to get the most out of your visit to the city. Whether you’re visiting for a long weekend or just passing through on your way to somewhere else, use this bespoke itinerary to make the most of your stay and enjoy the best places to see in Taipei in 3 days!