Destination guide

Culturally rich Datong will entice you

Take a vacation to Datong and enjoy the area's temples, culture and museums. This romantic and welcoming city entices travelers with its shopping and restaurants. Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall 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

Sightseeing in and around Datong

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Datong has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Baby Boss (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Maokong Gondola (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Dajia Riverside Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Taipei Children's Amusement Park (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Chinese Culture and Movie Center (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Crescent Bridge (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Datong

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Datong is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Taipei Botanical Garden (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Beitou Hot Springs Park (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Yangmingshan National Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Yanping Riverside Park (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Lin-Sen Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Xinsheng Park (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Datong

The nearest airport is in Taipei (TSA-Songshan), located 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Taipei (TPE-Taoyuan Intl.), which is 17.3 mi (27.8 km) away.

You can get around Datong by jumping on the metro at Daqiaotou Station, Shuanglian Station or Yuanshan Station.

Where to stay around Datong District?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 216 holiday lettings near Datong District. From 31 Houses to 175 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Datong District area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Datong District?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Datong District. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • National Taipei University: 207 holiday lettings
  • Jungli Neili Station: 179 holiday lettings
  • Fu Jen Catholic University: 207 holiday lettings
  • Xingtian Temple: 213 holiday lettings
  • Breeze Center: 216 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Datong District listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Datong District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 31 Houses in Datong District. Our other popular types of Datong District holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 175 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 159 self catering accommodations
  • Hotels: 2 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Datong District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 11 holiday homes with pool available in Datong District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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