Lonely Planet Taiwan

Lonely Planet Taiwan

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#1 best-selling guide to Taiwan*

Lonely Planet Taiwan is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike and swim in Wulai's lush jungle setting, check out the magical Lantern Festival in Pingxi, or cycle the green Rift Valley -all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Taiwan and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet Taiwan Travel Guide:

Colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - festivals, cuisine, history, temples, religion, wildlife, environment, visual arts, music, indigenous arts, performance arts, cinema, literature Over 60 maps Covers Taipei, New Taipei City, Tamsui (Danshui), Taroko National Park, Hualien, Wulu, Yushan National Park, Tainan City, Sun Moon Lake, Jiji (Chichi), East Coast, and more

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Taiwan , our most comprehensive guide to Taiwan, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled.

Heading to China? Check out Lonely Planet China guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer.

About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. The world awaits!

Lonely Planet guides have won the TripAdvisor Traveler's Choice Award in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves, it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media

'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times

*Best-selling guide to Taiwan. Source: Nielsen BookScan. Australia, UK and USA
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Product details

  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 128 x 197 x 16mm | 440g
  • Dublin 8, Ireland
  • English
  • New edition
  • 10th New edition
  • Index; 63 Maps
  • 178657439X
  • 9781786574398
  • 23,797

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With legacies as varied as its adventure landscape and spirited traditions thriving alongside the cream of Asian sophistication, Taiwan is a continent on one green island.

Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of Taiwan, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice:

? Inspirational images, city walks and recommendations from our expert authors.
? Planning features and top itineraries to help you plan the perfect trip.
? Local secrets and hidden travel gems that will make your trip unique.
? Plus Taiwan outdoors, food and drink guide, the temples of Taiwan and landscapes and wildlife.

Coverage includes: Planning chapters, Taipei, Northern Taiwan, Taroko National Park, the East Coast, Yushan National Park, Western Taiwan, Southern Taiwan, Taiwan?s Islands, Understand and Survival chapters.
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235 ratings
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5 25% (59)
4 39% (92)
3 29% (68)
2 6% (13)
1 1% (3)
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