To get the best experience in Taipei you need to book one of our local friendly tour guides. Who will be able to show you around, make you feel like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites or visit places off the beaten track and discover new experiences, then our Guides4me guide is there to make it happen.
Lief is 35 years old, LGBT friendly and speaks English & Mandarin.
He was born and grew up in Taipei so he knows the city like the back of his hand. Lief loves the beach, surfing, diving or skiing, depending on the time of year. His other hobbies include playing the guitar and singing karaoke too. When you book Lief, it will be a unique and memorable experience of a lifetime. He will look after you and by the end of the trip you’ve made a best friend.
Total cost for the guide services of Lief for one day (8 hours) = a booking fee of USD 25 via Paypal, debit / credit cards, bank transfer or Crypto Currency plus USD 100 in cash to Lief after his services. This makes a total of USD 125.
This excludes any transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs.
“Lief was a brilliant guide, he arranged everything for us, we had a brilliant time with him, he is such fun, highly recommended” – Juan, Colombia.
Taipei, the vibrant capital city of Taiwan, is a hub of culture and entertainment. In additionto this, its cuisine draws travellers from all over the world. From traditional landmarks to modern attractions, Taipei has something for everyone. It is home to a range of cultural, historic, and entertainment attractions. One of the must-visit places is the iconic Taipei 101. One of the tallest buildings in the world and a symbol of Taiwan’s economic success. The observation deck on the 89th floor offers breathtaking views of the city, especially at sunset.
For art enthusiasts, the National Palace Museum is a treasure trove of ancient Chinese artefacts, including ceramics, jade, and calligraphy. You can explore the city’s traditional heritage by visiting the Longshan Temple, an iconic landmark and a centre of religious worship. The Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall is another significant attraction, dedicated to the former president of Taiwan.
For the best views of Taipei, visit the Elephant Mountain trail, a popular spot for hiking with a stunning view of the Taipei skyline. Alternatively, take a cable car ride up to the Maokong Mountain for panoramic views of the city and enjoy some tea at the traditional tea houses.
Immerse yourself in the local culture by visiting the lively night markets, such as the Shilin Night Market or the Raohe Night Market. These markets offer a variety of traditional Taiwanese street food, as well as souvenirs, clothes, and electronics. Take a stroll through Ximending, the city’s popular shopping and entertainment district, filled with street performers, trendy boutiques, and local restaurants.
Taipei is known for its vibrant nightlife, and the city has a thriving gay scene. The Red House district is home to Taipei’s LGBTQ community, with a range of bars, clubs, and restaurants. One of the most popular gay bars is Café Dalida, offering cocktails, live music, and drag shows.
Taipei is a food lover’s paradise, with a range of culinary delights from traditional Taiwanese dishes to international cuisine. Try the famous beef noodle soup or pork belly buns at Din Tai Fung, a popular chain of restaurants that originated in Taiwan. For a taste of night market food, head to Ningxia Night Market and try the oyster omelette, stinky tofu, and bubble tea.
Taipei is a city full of surprises, from its rich history and culture to its vibrant nightlife and delicious cuisine. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveller, Taipei is a destination not to be missed.
Our knowledgeable gay friendly local guides are ready to customize your tour to your specific interests, whether it’s exploring the culture, food, history, or shopping scene. We’ll take you on a one-of-a-kind adventure off the beaten path to discover the authentic side of the city, away from the usual tourist crowds. At Guides4me, your safety and enjoyment are our top priorities, ensuring a memorable and worry-free experience.
Our guides are dedicated to providing you with personalized, high-quality service, so you can relax and enjoy the best that Taipei has to offer. So why settle for tourist traps? Let Guides4me take care of everything during your visit to Taipei.
In conclusion, with us, you’ll have the peace of mind of knowing that you’re in good hands, and you’ll discover the true highlights of this enchanting city.