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Ximending, Taipei

Categories: Neighborhoods, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
3.8/5 based on 900+ reviews on the web
A bustling pedestrian shopping and entertainment paradise in a historic district, Ximending has a huge variety of fashionable clothing outlets and cultural events. Built during Japanese colonization as a recreational district and the first pedestrian zone in Taiwan, the neighborhood features a lively mix of high-end shops, clubs and bars, street performances, and exhibits. Count yourself among the 3 million annual shoppers here, and sample authentic Taiwanese snacks and a variety of Western-style dishes. The bustling area is particularly popular with the young crowd. Add Ximending and other attractions to your Taipei trip itinerary using our Taipei trip itinerary maker.
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  • Not as much character as some of the other local markets. But clean and with plenty of food outlets and shops. Brightly lit and felt safe. 
  • It'S like the Greenhills of Taiwan. You can find anything form here, from food, clothes, toys, amusement place, a hotel and a cinema. 
  • Really cool area to explore, especially at night. Lots of cool food and shops and lots of Japanese style stuff. Definitely take your time here and explore the side streets, grab some Japanese food, an...  read more »
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