Taipei, the capital city and arguably the busiest municipality of Taiwan, is situated at the northern tip of the island. It is a modern metropolis with world-class shopping, dozens of great museums, a wide variety of excellent restaurants, enchanting natural landscape and rich cultural offerings, all connected seamlessly by one of the best public transportation systems in the world. For further information, please click here.
Easy card(悠遊卡): Delegates are able to explore the city by using the transportations mentioned below and making transactions with an easy card. Approach the ticket counters at every Taipei Metro station or convenient stores for the easy card. This will require a TWD 100 deposit. Top up your preferred amount and you are ready to go! For more information, please find here.
MRT: The Mass Rapid Transit, commonly known as the MRT, provides travelers an easy means of transportation around Taipei. One way ticket price ranges from TWD20 to TWD65 while a TWD180 one day pass will allow passengers unlimited travels among all MRT lines throughout the day. Smoking, drinking, eating and gum chewing are strictly prohibited, keeping the metro railway stations clean, comfortable and safe. Detailed MRT maps can be found here.
YouBike: YouBike is a Bike Sharing System largely available across Taipei City. The parking stations are located within walking distance of MRT stations and tourists destinations. These parking stations are accompanied with a self-help kiosk with a guide on the rental registration and usage. YouBike is an affordable and excellent way to get around the city, explore the sights and sound at your own pace, and immerse in the local culture. A more detailed guide can be found here.