General information about Taipei
CountryTaiwan
Region Taipei 03
Region 2Taipei City TPE
Population7,871,900
Visitors/year9,045,800
Time ZoneAsia/Taipei
Cost of living in Taipei, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $201 $330
Food $254 $348
Transportation $25 $71
Communications and utilities $50 $55
Clothing $25 $95
Sports and leisure $28 $90
Accommodation in Taipei, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$201
Shared room in city centre$330
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$274
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$440

Popular places and attractions of Taipei

Top of Xiangshan (象山頂) Taipei
Top of Xiangshan (象山頂)
Mountain
9.2
National Concert Hall (國家音樂廳) Taipei
National Concert Hall (國家音樂廳)
Concert Hall
8.8
Rating8.8 / 10 (114 reviews)
Address Taiwan, Taipei, 中山南路21-1號, 100
NeighborhoodZhōngzhèng Qū
Websitehttp://npac-ntch.org/zh/
Phone+886 2 3393 9888
Details
陽明山 Yangmingshan Taipei
陽明山 Yangmingshan
Mountain
8.8
Taipei 101 Observatory (台北101觀景台) Taipei
Taipei 101 Observatory (台北101觀景台)
Scenic Lookout
8.6
寶藏巖國際藝術村 Taipei
寶藏巖國際藝術村
Art Gallery
8.6
North Gate (台北府城北門) Taipei
North Gate (台北府城北門)
Historic Site
8.6
Rating8.6 / 10 (34 reviews)
Address Taiwan, Taipei, 忠孝西路一段,
Neighborhood\
Details
Grand View Resort Beitou (北投麗禧溫泉酒店) Taipei
Grand View Resort Beitou (北投麗禧溫泉酒店)
Hot Spring
8.7
Maokong Gondola Maokong Station (貓空纜車貓空站) Taipei
Maokong Gondola Maokong Station (貓空纜車貓空站)
Cable Car
8.4
Elephant Mountain (象山) Taipei
Elephant Mountain (象山)
Mountain
8.5
Rating8.5 / 10 (35 reviews)
Details
Taipei Artist Village (台北藝術村) Taipei
Taipei Artist Village (台北藝術村)
Art Gallery
8.2
松山機場 飛機起降 觀賞處 Taipei
松山機場 飛機起降 觀賞處
Scenic Lookout
8.3
Ximen Red House (西門紅樓) Taipei
Ximen Red House (西門紅樓)
Historic Site
8.3
Bopiliao Historic Block (剝皮寮歷史街區) Taipei
Bopiliao Historic Block (剝皮寮歷史街區)
Historic Site
8.3
皇池溫泉御膳館 Taipei
皇池溫泉御膳館
Hot Spring
8.2
地熱谷 Beitou Thermal Valley Taipei
地熱谷 Beitou Thermal Valley
Hot Spring
8.1
National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall (國父紀念館) Taipei
National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall (國父紀念館)
Memorial Site
8.1
Shilin Official Residence (士林官邸) Taipei
Shilin Official Residence (士林官邸)
Historic Site
8.1
國立台灣博物館土銀展示館 Taipei
國立台灣博物館土銀展示館
Museum
8.0
紀州庵 Kishu An Taipei
紀州庵 Kishu An
Historic Site
7.9
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Parks, gardens and green spaces in Taipei

Xiangshan Hiking Trail (象山登山步道) Taipei
Xiangshan Hiking Trail (象山登山步道)
Trail
9.4
Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園) Taipei
Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園)
Park
9.1
Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914文創園區 Huashan1914) Taipei
Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914文創園區 Huashan1914)
Other Outdoors
9.1
Dahu Park (大湖公園) Taipei
Dahu Park (大湖公園)
Park
9.0
Songshan Cultural & Creative Park (松山文化創意園區) Taipei
Songshan Cultural & Creative Park (松山文化創意園區)
Park
8.8
Dajia River Park (大佳河濱公園) Taipei
Dajia River Park (大佳河濱公園)
Park
8.8
Rating8.8 / 10 (49 reviews)
Details
榮星花園公園 Rongxing Garden Park Taipei
榮星花園公園 Rongxing Garden Park
Park
8.7
Yangmingshan National Park (陽明山國家公園) Taipei
Yangmingshan National Park (陽明山國家公園)
National Park
8.7
Beitou Park (北投公園) Taipei
Beitou Park (北投公園)
Park
8.6
天母運動公園 Taipei
天母運動公園
Park
8.5
Taipei Zoo (臺北市立動物園) Taipei
Taipei Zoo (臺北市立動物園)
Zoo
8.5
Taipei Botanical Garden (台北植物園) Taipei
Taipei Botanical Garden (台北植物園)
Garden
8.4
小油坑噴氣口 Xiaoyoukeng Fumaroles Taipei
小油坑噴氣口 Xiaoyoukeng Fumaroles
Trail
8.4
Meiti Riverside Park (美堤河濱公園) Taipei
Meiti Riverside Park (美堤河濱公園)
Park
8.4
Rating8.4 / 10 (44 reviews)
Details
天母公園 Tianmu Park Taipei
天母公園 Tianmu Park
Park
8.4
Taipei Children's Amusement Park (台北市立兒童新樂園) Taipei
Taipei Children's Amusement Park (台北市立兒童新樂園)
Theme Park
8.4
Giant Panda House (大貓熊館) Taipei
Giant Panda House (大貓熊館)
Zoo
8.4
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Cost of living and prices in Taipei

Restaurants

Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.0 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 20.2 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3.0 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.1 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.7 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.5 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 2.1 USD

Markets

Food Water 1.5 liters 0.9 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.3 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.6 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.2 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.6 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 1.2 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 2.2 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 1.9 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 2.7 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 17.3 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 6.0 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 2.7 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 2.0 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 10.1 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.2 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 1.5 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2.4 USD

Transportation

Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.5 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 25.3 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.8 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.5 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 6.1 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.6 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 24,017.6 USD

Entertainment

Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 41.0 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 9.4 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 7.6 USD

Goods

Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 68.8 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 31.7 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 67.7 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 80.3 USD

Accommodation

Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 440.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 274.4 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,001.3 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 609.6 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 52.1 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.2 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 20.7 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 7,976.4 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 4,130.9 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,721.5 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 1.7 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Taipei

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Average high°C30262320181821252731333225
Average temperature°C27242017161618212527292922
Average low°C23211714121315182124252519
RainDays151619171817201819171315204
FogDays181615182118242424232018239
ThunderstormsDays51000134488741
SnowfallCm.0000000000000
Average precipitationMm.2451076974921361671572102972392762069
Relative humidity%80757580808080808080757578
Wind speedKm/h16171716161717161614141616
Day LengthHours13121111111212131414141313

Location on map - Taipei

Location on map - Taipei

Taipei - Closest airports

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Cities in Taiwan

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CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
 Month   
 TaiwanTaipeiTaipei7,871,900729 USD7.98.29.6
 TaiwanTaiwanTaichung1,040,725553 USD8.27.04.4
 TaiwanTaiwanTainan City771,235
 TaiwanTakaoKaohsiung1,519,711499 USD5.58.96.9
 TaiwanTaiwanTaoyuan City402,014