Taipei City Break

4 days from $1,276 per person*
  • Privately guided tour of Taipei's major city sites, old and new.
  • Well located, 5* accommodation.
  • Private airport transfers, and .
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Taipei is the perfect addition to any holiday in Asia with luxurious 5* accommodation, impressive history, bountiful shopping opportunities and exciting cuisine.

While the Taipei area has been settled for millennia by the indigenous Ketagalan people, its history as an urban centre only dates back to the early 1700's. It is now a modern city with a tumultuous history, diverse population and impressive collage of modern grandeur and age old traditions. Tour with your private guide, visiting museums as well as the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall. Sit down to a delicious Mongolian BBQ dinner, and learn to cook at your own table. Visit the lively Hwahsi Street Night Market and view Taipei's skyline atop the Taipei 101 Observatory. Head outside the city to the nearby, naturally beautiful northern coast. Explore Yehliu Park famed for its stunning panoramic views and natural rock formations. ... Show More »

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Day
Activities Hotel & Meals
Hotel & Meals
  • Day 1 Taipei
    Taipei
    • Airport Meet & Greet
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    Breakfast
  • Day 2 Taipei
    Taipei
    • Tour - Private - Half Day City Tour (4 hrs) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    • Tour - Private - Night Tour with IS Tea House (4 hrs) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    Breakfast
  • Day 3 Taipei
    Taipei
    • Tour - Private - Half Day Northern Coast & Yehliu Park Tour (4 hrs) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
    Breakfast
  • Day 4 Taipei
    Taipei
    • Transfer - Private - Airport - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
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Day 1: Taipei

For your added comfort, your guide will be waiting for you outside the customs area with a sign with your name on it. Your guide will assist you to co-ordinate meeting up with your private driver and accompany you to your accommodation.

Meet your driver for an airport transfer with a private vehicle and English speaking guide.

Accommodation: The Regent (5*)

Situated in the Zhong Shan district, Regent Taipei is a 5 star hotel at the heart of the capital’s most vibrant cultural, entertainment and shopping areas. Easily accessible from the Taipei Song Shan Airport and close to local hot spots such as art museums and historic buildings, this exuberantly luxurious hotel offers travelers a bird’s eye view of modern Taiwanese life from a highly-convenient vantage point. Deluxe guest rooms and spacious suites complete The Regent’s beautifully styled accommodation. One of the most spacious luxury hotels in Taipei, guest rooms feature temperature-sensing, pressure-relieving mattresses and a selection of pillows, while super-sized bathrooms boast a deep marbled bath with separate shower. Perfectly complimenting the high-end accommodation, Regent Taipei is the only hotel in Taiwan to house in excess of 50 of the world’s luxury designer boutiques in its Regent Galleria shopping mall; just steps away from its seven exquisite restaurants and a state-of-the-art spa and fitness center. With modern amenities and over-the-top features, The Regent shares an utterly-pampering home-away-from-home experience.

Taipei City Break Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Taipei
Taipei
Taipei City Break Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Regent Taipei Hotel
Regent Taipei Hotel

Day 2: Taipei

Enjoy a half day private tour with an English speaking guide. While the Taipei area has been settled for millennia by the indigenous Ketagalan people, its history as an urban centre only dates back to the early 1700's. Despite only a few hundred years of history Taipei is now a modern city with a tumultuous history, diverse population and impressive collage of modern grandeur and age old traditions. Begin with a visit to the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, an impressive monument to the one-time leader of China and founder of modern Taiwan. The majestic hall towers over 25 hectares of landscaped gardens, pavilions, and ponds. Next stop is the nearby Martyr's Shrine, an excellent example of classical Ming dynasty architecture and an excellent source of insight into the history of Taiwan that still shapes its relationship with the Mainland. Next stop by the Taipei National Palace Museum which houses the imperial safeguarded from the chaos of the civil war and with over 620,000 items it is the world's largest collection of Chinese art treasure - too large to be displayed all at once. Final stop is the handicraft center - an excellent source to see (and if interested purchase) traditional goods.

Enjoy a four hour private evening tour with an English speaking Guide. Modern Taipei is home to many temples, markets and exciting dining opportunities. This private tour combines these urban highlights with a visit to Lungshan (Dragon Mountain) Temple, Taipei's oldest and most famous as well as one of Taiwan's finest examples of temple architecture. With a delicious and exciting dinner at IS Tea House there is also opportunity to visit the lively Hwahsi Street Night Market and view Taipei's skyline atop the Taipei 101 Observatory (entrance ticket is included).

Accommodation: The Regent (5*)
Taipei City Break Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall
Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall
Taipei City Break Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Taipei 101
Taipei 101

Day 3: Taipei

Enjoy a half day tour with an English Speaking Guide to the beautiful northern coast of Taiwan. Begin your tour to the harbor city of Keelung and explore Yehliu Park famed for its stunning panoramic views and natural rock formations including the iconic Queen’s Head pillar.

Accommodation: The Regent (5*)
Taipei City Break Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Yehliu Park
Yehliu Park

Day 4: Taipei

Meet your driver for an airport transfer with a private vehicle and English speaking guide.

Accommodation: Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard)

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.

The Regent (5*): Taipei

Situated in the Zhong Shan district, Regent Taipei is a 5 star hotel at the heart of the capital’s most vibrant cultural, entertainment and shopping areas. Easily accessible from the Taipei Song Shan Airport and close to local hot spots such as art museums and historic buildings, this exuberantly luxurious hotel offers travelers a bird’s eye view of modern Taiwanese life from a highly-convenient vantage point. Deluxe guest rooms and spacious suites complete The Regent’s beautifully styled accommodation. One of the most spacious luxury hotels in Taipei, guest rooms feature temperature-sensing, pressure-relieving mattresses and a selection of pillows, while super-sized bathrooms boast a deep marbled bath with separate shower. Perfectly complimenting the high-end accommodation, Regent Taipei is the only hotel in Taiwan to house in excess of 50 of the world’s luxury designer boutiques in its Regent Galleria shopping mall; just steps away from its seven exquisite restaurants and a state-of-the-art spa and fitness center. With modern amenities and over-the-top features, The Regent shares an utterly-pampering home-away-from-home experience.

Taipei City Break Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Regent Taipei Hotel
Regent Taipei Hotel
Taipei City Break Tours 2017 - 2018 -  Regent Hotel Lobby
Regent Hotel Lobby

Depart (Int`l Airport) (standard): Global Location

Depart from International Airport. End of itinerary.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.
  • Kenneth D — November 09, 2017 — Asia

    Kensington did a fantastic job of arranging our tour to South Korea and Japan. The guides were all knowledgeable and spoke good English. The tour involved a lot of coordinating different guides, train and subway schedules and the schedules of places we were visiting. They even arranged for a couple of Uber drivers to take us to airports. Everything was flawless.

  • Elizabeth B — November 07, 2017 — Asia

    Hotels were all outstanding. Especially recommend Gora Kadan for anyone interested in a deluxe ryokan!! Ten stars to that gorgeous place. All transfers, tickets and services worked perfectly and that’s not a small feat, very appreciated.

  • Larry F — November 09, 2017 — Asia

    We have used your services several times and have never been disappointed. You do a great job of planning and organizing everything and are very attentive to our wants and needs. We look foreword to more travels with your service.

  • Kevin W — November 09, 2017 — Asia

    Because we traveled in several cities we had many different guides. They were all very good, with some being outstanding. We would like to especially commend our Beijing guide, Jerry Wang, for his expert and very personalized guidance.

  • Bruce H — November 07, 2017 — Asia

    Our guide in Beijing Jerry was absolutely fantastic!!!! He was extremely knowledgeable and had a great personality. He was able to quickly asses the level of detail we wanted to hear and provided an excellent tour experience. He was very attentive to all our needs, ensured that we were understood the local culture and went out of his way to ensure that when we were not with him we still would have a great experience. Our driver Mr. Wong was also very competent and an extremely safe driver, we never felt nervous at all with him behind the wheel. Overall just a fabulous tour and experience!!!

  • Cynthia H — November 07, 2017 — Asia

    In general, the trip was an amazing experience with wonderful guides and well planned . The itinerary was perfect for the time we allotted. Our accommodations In Tokyo and Kyoto and Koyasan were excellent.Thanks for arranging another memorable trip.

  • Anette L — November 07, 2017 — Asia

    Our guides were knowledgeable, informative, and very helpful.

  • John B — November 07, 2017 — Asia

    It was a wonderful experience from the driver to each city representative and, of course, the guides. Especially Sunita who organized it all! Thank you

  • Jessica P. — September 26, 2017 — Asia

    Our trip was amazing and left us with amazing memories. We appreciate the seamlesness of our travel and transfers to different cities and countries.

  • Nicole C — September 08, 2017 — Asia

    The Viceroy in Ubud was beauty and perfection in every way.

We can customize this private tour just for you. Any element can be tailored – activities, length, hotels and destinations.
Call us at 1 888 903-2001 or request a quote.

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