Turn back in time to Taipei's Old Town
What you will do
We will walk through a charming old town area of Taipei and go back in time of the old bustling Taipei days . We visit the Xia-Hai City God Temple and the surrounding area with old shops at Dihua street, the Dadaocheng old pier along the Tamsui river and local markets along the way. The 60-min itinerary is designed to give you a sense of being in Taipei and understand the origin of its culture:
Start at Dihua Street – Explore the traditional Chinese groceries street mix with cultural and creative.
Local street food – Show you all the must try Taiwanese street food in the area.
Fabric market – Where Kingsmen used to get their suits
Xia-Hai City God Temple – Learn about the Tao religion
Taipei Old pier – Beautiful river walk view just few minutes away from the city.
Ask any questions you have around Taipei and Taiwanese culture want to Daphne. She will be happy to explain more.
Why this trip is great
Learn about Taipei and Taiwanese culture
Directly ask questions to the guide
In-depth session at ancient temple
Experience old town markets and shops
Your remote guide
Daphne the Explorer
Hello, I am a Taiwanese native and have been living in Taipei and giving tours of this charming city for many years.
When I travel and visit a new city, I like to go to less crowded areas maybe in the suburbs and get lost in it. It's a good way to see a different view of a city. I like exploring a city through talking with the local people and ask for their recommendations, so that's how I love to guide my guests around as well.
I am quite an active traveler. I like to bungee jumping, diving, hiking, skydiving in different countries. And I believe in the old saying that the world is like a book, if you don't travel, you just read one page. So I want to explore and experience as many places as possible.
Hope to see you on my remote tours!
You can follow Daphne's own travels on her personal Instagram @Daphneinthemood
This is a video call livestream from the guide in Taipei.
You will receive a link to join after your booking.
Free cancellations up to 24h before the trip starts
For questions about this tour or special livestream requests for Taipei:
What others say