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Taipei - Free Half Day Tour for Tourists with Air Layovers

Airport Arrival Lobby - Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport, Taipei, Taiwan
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Afternoon Tour

This is a very good free tour as an introduction to Taiwan. You don't have to worry about language... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
175MOM
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Texas
Fun Morning Tour of Taipei!

This was an excellent activity during my layover in Taipei. I had some small communication issues... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
Mckenzieem
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Toronto, Canada
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Airport Arrival Lobby - Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport, Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good free tour as an introduction to Taiwan. You don't have to worry about language or transportation, and get to go out of the airport during a long layover. We joined their afternoon tour. Our tour first stopped at Chiang Kai-shek...More

2  Thank 175MOM
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

This was an excellent activity during my layover in Taipei. I had some small communication issues when trying to book the tour, but they reserve six spots for day of. Our morning tour consisted of touring New Taipei. Our tour guide was quite the character!...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We had 2 very long layovers in Taipei. The first one didn't fit with the half day tour, but our return trip did. Fortunately we were able to hurry to make it in time to take the afternoon tour. It was very interesting to see...More

Thank Janine W
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We had a one day layover tour of Taipei booked through Viator, tour guide Fred. The meeting at the airport went smoothly and it was really nice to have a guided tour without having to worry about transportation. The tour is flexible, but the Guide...More

4  Thank rjb136
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This free half day tour was an excellent way to kill a one day layover. Our tour guide, a gentleman in his late 60`s took his job very seriously. He did a superb job at presenting his city in a favorable and historical context. The...More

4  Thank John S
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

I had a 16 hours layover in Taipei. Although I arrived at 6am in the morning I decided to wait until 1.45pm to participate in the afternoon tour to Taipei city. ( You can't do both tours during one layover). I consciously chose the afternoon...More

7  Thank Vanessa G
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

If anyone has a link to a working website for the free airport tours, please respond! Perhaps TA has taken away any mentions of links or websites, but every Google or TPE airport link to the tour website or link is no longer working. Does...More

30  Thank CaliFornia94110
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

I arrived at 6am in the morning and decided to take the morning tour after consulting with the Tourist Service Centre outside of Terminal 2. The tour guide was very enthusiastic during the entirety of the program, knowledgeable, and fluent in English, which were all...More

18  Thank jasonpham
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

I'll tell you what, this might be a best kept secret but I'm so glad I learned about this on Trip Advisor ahead of time. The visitor center of Taiwan offers these free half day tours for folks that are on a long layover and...More

6  Thank niktravels
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Reviewed 21 August 2015

David was the tour guide for the morning session. There are two options; morning in the countryside, or afternoon in the city. Because of my flight schedule I could only do morning (and I had already seen many of the sights highlighted in the afternoon...More

14  Thank Laura S
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