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$100 Cultural & Theme Tours

Taipei Tea and Sightseeing Tour with Bagua Tea Plantation

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Maokong mountain, Wenshan, Taipei09:30 Pick up from your accommodation10:00 Maokong Gondola10:30 Explore the background of Taiwanese Tea11:00 Lunch time (at guest's expense)13:30 Thousand Island Lake14:30 Take a walk through the tea fields15:30 Tea tasting and ceremony at traditional tea house17:30 Drop off at your accommodationDuration: 7 hoursStop At: Maokong Gondola, Wenshan, TaipeiEnjoy a scenic ride over the mountains on the Maokong GondolaDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Taipei Tea Promotion Center for Tieguanyin and Baozhong, Wenshan, TaipeiLearning about Taiwan's tea history,Duration: 30 minutes

$60 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Taipei, Maokong Private Night Tour plus Tea, Dinner and Pickup

Your private tour guide will come to pick you up at your hotel in the evening and start your interesting night tour in MaoKong (located in Wenshan District of Taipei). The area used to be the biggest tea growing area of Taipei. There are many intertwining footpaths which have been used to transport tea. Now, it is a popular place for tea culture and viewing the night scenery of Taipei City.Upon arrival to Maokong by Gondola, you will have a unique dinner dining experience at a cabin with stylish and innovative interior design. The dining area offers you a great environment to enjoy the beauty of nature since it's right by the hillside of MaoKong mountain and face towards Taipei basin. You will find the dishes here are very special as they are seasoned with Maokong’s famous Tieguanyin (a variety of Oolong tea) and WenShan tea (a local tea from Taipei county). After dinner, you will have tea tasting session, and your guide will share with you about the tea culture here. Then, leave with the tea aroma to famous Elephant Mountain Trails around 9:00pm, and take a walk at the trails and reach the best viewpoints close to Taipei 101. After your fantastic night tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Taipei city.

$65 Cultural & Theme Tours

Maokong & Shenkeng Old Street Day Tour

Itinerary • 09:00 Pick up from your accommodation • Maokong Gondola • Tianen Temple • Little Sky Trail • Lunch on own(Recommendation)- YaoYue Teahouse • Taipei Tea Promotion Center for Tieguanyin and Baozhong • Zhinan Temple • Smell the sticky tofu at Shenkeng Old Street • Buy the famous Taiwanese dessert-pineapple cakes! • 17:00 Drop off at your accommodation You can experience tea(pay on own) and hiking trail trip in Maokong, which is a perfect place for tourists to get in touch with the great outdoors. There are also many teahouses and tea plantations here. Sitting in the mountain and enjoying the tea are definitely a great day off for you and your family. Maokong takes its name from the similarity of shape of the claws of cats, and this unique name is still used today.Experience multi-faith temple-Tianen Temple and Zhinan TempleExplore beautiful landscape at a viewing platform with near-270-degree viewTake Maokong Gondola and enjoy the sceneryTaste sticky tofu at Shenkeng Old Street Maokong has its own rural nature of beauty.