Pingxi District (Top Day Trips from Taipei), Taipei tours & activities, fun things to do in Taipei | VELTRA

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Nestled in verdant mountains of New Taipei, the rural township of Pingxi was formerly a mining town, now popular for its yearly Sky Lantern Festival. Notable highlights of the district include the Pingxi Old Street selling traditional snacks and gift items and the Pingxi railway line built in 1921.
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    Walk the streets of Jiufen, the town that inspired the Miyazaki animated film classic "Spirited Away". Learn about its history from an experienced miner then make your own sky lantern at Pingxi.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided


    8 hour(s) (morning)
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    Send a sky lantern up into the clouds with your wishes in Pingxi! Visit the historic town of Shifen for a glimpse into Taiwan's colorful past and marvel at the imposing beauty of the Shifen Waterfalls.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided


    3.5 - 4.5 hour(s) (morning)

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