Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of New Taipei City

The hot springs and mountains create a pretty picture of New Taipei City. This city is romantic and welcoming, recognized for its shopping, restaurants and zoo. Taipei 101 and Baby Boss are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around New Taipei City

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes New Taipei City a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baby Boss (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Maokong Gondola (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Taipei Zoo (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Dajia Riverside Park (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Chinese Culture and Movie Center (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Taipei Children's Amusement Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in New Taipei City

New Taipei City is famous for its relaxing hot springs and captivating mountain views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, New Taipei City is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taipei Botanical Garden (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Beitou Hot Springs Park (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Yangmingshan National Park (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Elephant Mountain (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Songshan Cultural and Creative Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Rainbow Riverside Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around New Taipei City

Fly into Taipei (TSA-Songshan), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Taipei (TPE-Taoyuan Intl.), which is 24.1 mi (38.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Taipei Xizhi Station, Jingtong Station and New Taipei City Banqiao Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of New Taipei City by catching a ride on the metro at Dapinglin Station, Qizhang Station or Xindian District Office Station.

Where to stay around New Taipei City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 239 vacation rentals near New Taipei City. From 40 Houses to 187 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near New Taipei City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in New Taipei City?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in New Taipei City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Tamsui District: 222 vacation rentals
  • Linkou District: 186 vacation rentals
  • Shulin District: 217 vacation rentals
  • Songde Park: 102 vacation rentals
  • Banqiao District: 228 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in New Taipei City! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in New Taipei City?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in New Taipei City:

  • I-shih-ts'un: 77 rentals
  • Nan-she-k'o: 189 rentals
  • Hsün-tseng: 18 rentals
  • Ta-k'ung-wei: 21 rentals
  • Taipei: 247 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in New Taipei City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in New Taipei City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Songde Park: 102 rentals
  • Jioufen: 71 rentals
  • Wulai Waterfalls: 237 rentals
  • Xingnan Night Market: 229 rentals
  • Wu Zhong Creek Waterfall: 237 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around New Taipei City listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around New Taipei City