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 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 highlights

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)

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 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6 holiday lettings near New Taipei City. From 6 Studios to 6 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near New Taipei City is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Shiding District: 607 holiday homes
  • Pinglin District: 405 holiday homes
  • Sanxia District: 499 holiday homes
  • Xindian District: 603 holiday homes
  • Shimen District: 47 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in New Taipei City! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in New Taipei City with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Xindian District: 603 holiday lettings
  • Xinzhuang District: 61 holiday lettings
  • Sanchong District: 45 holiday lettings
  • Luzhou District: 607 holiday lettings
  • New Taipei: 63 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in New Taipei City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in New Taipei City. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Jioufen: 127 holiday rentals
  • Shimen Arch: 561 holiday rentals
  • Lion's Head Mountain: 633 holiday rentals
  • Yunxian Park: 67 holiday rentals
  • Xinzhuang Baseball Stadium: 609 holiday 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 of holiday accommodations.