Taipei's Origin & Longshan Temple - Taiwan Cultural Free Walking Tour

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Duration: 2:15
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English  |  5:00 PM
Tue, Thu, Sun
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Overview of the tour in Taipei

Uncover the essence of Taiwanese culture at Taipei's ancient Longshan Temple, a 300-year-old treasure nestled in the heart of the city's oldest district. Dive deep into the beginning of Taipei, the true Taiwanese way of life, the captivating tales of our folk gods, and their role in shaping the lives of Taiwanese believers.

Dive into the rich fabric of Taiwanese culture and history. Discover how our ancestors thrived in Taiwan and how they treated illnesses without doctors. Looking for a bit of extra luck? Longshan Temple, filled with colorful dragons, is home to over 100 folk gods who oversee everything from the sea to battles. Share your wishes with gods like Wenchang Dijun, known for helping with learning, and the Old Man Under the Moon, who brings couples together. Our guide will show you how to throw 'moonstones' and interpret messages from the heavens. Get your fortune read and learn about the temple's long history and the traditions of Buddhism and Taoism that have made it a beloved place for centuries.

Join us for an unforgettable journey as we discover the authentic spirit of Taiwan.
Major Stops:

Mengxia Park
Bopiliao Historical Block
Herbal Alley
Longshan Temple

Meeting point

Longshan Temple MRT Station Exit No.1

On arrival

Tour guide with an orange badge. Longshan Temple MRT Station Exit No.1

Things to note

Please bring water or an umbrella for Taipei's hot or rainy days.

We believe that personal satisfaction is the key. That's why, at the end of the tour, you have the joyful opportunity to express your appreciation through a donation that feels just right for you. Typically ranging from $300 TWD - $600 TWD($10 - $20 USD) per person, your contribution reflects the incredible journey we'll embark on together!

Free Cancellation

You are free to cancel a booking anytime. We kindly remind you to cancel bookings you cannot arrive for. Being reported as absent decreases your customer level points and the benefits you can enjoy.

English  |  5:00 PM
Tue, Thu, Sun
from €0 Tip based
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