Taoyuan International Airport is located 40 km away from Taipei in Taoyuan County. This international airport is the largest and busiest in Taiwan. Most international visitors come through this airport, because it is near to the capital and most of the attraction places in Taiwan. As this airport is a little far away from the city, therefore, you have to take a cab, use public transport, or rent your own car to reach your final destination.
What is in Taoyuan County for you?
In Taoyuan city, you might not find many tourist attractions, as it is an industrial place. However, if you are stranded at the airport for a night, and don’t want to spend your money on hotel rent, and want to have some fun, there are many places to go and entertain yourself. You can take a rental car and visit any larger shopping mall, restaurant, or any good coffee shop.
Attraction places in Taipei
Unlike Taoyuan, Taipei is enriched with colorful history and modern wonders. There are dozens of tourist attractions in the city. Despite the fact that Taipei is the busiest city with huge traffic, even then it is not difficult to visit and have fun in Taipei.
You can get around the city via rental car, taxi, and bus. Each of them has its own pros and cons. For example, hiring a car brings you freedom, comfort and convenience, but at the same time it is also expensive to have a car in the city. It is because, the city has huge traffic, plus it is difficult to find the parking spots in the city.
- National Palace Museum - Taipei owns several museums of arts, history, and science. However, among all National Palace Museum is the most crowded with tourist. A person can understand both culture and history of the country by visiting its museum. This museum also has several Chinese historic artifacts.
- Chiang Kai – Shek Memorial Hall Park- This one of the most famous landmark present in Taipei. This marvelous building reflects the typical Chinese architecture. Moreover, there is so much fun in terms of National Concert Halls, and the National Theater located in this park.
- Taipei 101 - You cannot skip the visit of this modern wonder. 101 floors tall, this building worth paying a visit. Go up this building and enjoy the stunning view of Taipei. Moreover, you can do shopping in the shopping mall located in the basement.
- Countless other attractions - Fun is unstoppable in Taipei. For the wildlife and especially panda lovers, Taipei Zoo is so much fun. Maokong Gondola and springs in Beitou are perfect natural spots worth visit.
Once you landed at Taoyuan International Airport, exploring these cities with your own rental car is a real fun and hence, quickly rent your car and start having fun without wasting even a single second.