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Address: No.45, Shifu Rd., Xinyi Dist., Taipei, Taiwan
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Phone Number: 862-81017777
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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At 509 meters high, this was the world's tallest building from 2004 to...

At 509 meters high, this was the world's tallest building from 2004 to 2010, when the Burj Khalifa in Dubai surpassed it. The tower is reminiscent of a pagoda or a stalk of bamboo and designed to withstand typhoons and earthquakes common in Taiwan. Floors one through five are a shopping center and both the indoor (89th floor) and outdoor (91st floor) observation decks offer a 360-degree panoramic view.

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Nice place but alittle expensive.but nice place to walk and good place to eat. Go up to the jighest level.

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Nice place but alittle expensive.but nice place to walk and good place to eat. Go up to the jighest level.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to visit as it was one of the tallest buildings in the world.There are a few nearby attractions as well

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The design (archeticture) of this building, inspired by the bamboo cane, is a highlight in the skyline of Taipei. The lookout offers awe inspiring views of the city. Inside is a bit of a disappointment, resembling a typical western style shopping mall even if a bit more upclass shoppingwise.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The 101 Building is definitely the trademark of Taipei Taiwan and if you are in this town you should definitely visit the 101 Building and go all the way up to the observatory and check out the views of the city you will not be disappointed.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a great place to view the city in 360 degrees. Take the MRT and the building is right in front of one of its exits. I went early to avoid the crowd. There were many grouped visitors. Still there was few minutes of wait to get to the elevator. The outdoor observation deck one floor above the indoor... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Taipei 101 is probably THE attraction in Taipei and therefore a must-see. However, the admission fee seems a bit overpriced compared to the price standard in Taiwan. Once on the observatory deck, you will have a nice view over Taipei. Unfortunately, when we were there, the top deck was only opened partially due to some heavy winds. From the lower... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is definitely a must visit place if you are here in Taipei for the 1st time. It is my second visit to Taipei viewing gallery. My last visit was 10 years ago and still I find it really worth my visit again. The view is really breathtaking and it is really a great architecture considered Taiwan experiences strong winds... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We did not take the lift to the observatory (rainy season with low cloud and poor visibility) so these comments are limited to the other public spaces in 101. There is nothing special about the shopping. The same shops you see in all major world cities are housed here. The is a food court which was over-crowded (rainy season) and... More 

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You'll have the best view of the city that the smog will allow. Lines are long both to enter and to exit so leave plenty of time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good to be in the tallest building in Taiwan. Easily accessible via Mrt. There are a lot of eateries and shops selling local product on ground floor which you can visit after the viewing

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