Cheap flights to Taiwan

Reasons To Visit Taiwan

The island of Taiwan is a thriving country home to bustling cities which are surrounded by peaceful mountainous terrain. The capital Taipei is undoubtedly one of the most exciting places on the island where you can find many memorable landmarks like the huge Taipei 101, while there are many world-class theaters, performance venues and galleries around the city like the National Concert Hall and the National Palace Museum. If you fancy exploring nature around Taiwan there are plenty of memorable places to go including various hot springs around the island and mountainous terrain that is perfect for hiking.

Where to stay: Ratings and booking information for hotels in Taipei for every budget

Arriving In Taiwan

The main airport serving Taiwan is Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport situated around 40 km away from the center of Taipei. If you are looking to travel from the UAE to Taiwan, it is possible to fly directly to Taipei from Dubai. Currently the sole airline operating on this route is Emirates, the flag carrier of Dubai, with all flights leaving from Dubai International Airport (Emirates baggage allowance information).

When your flight has touched down at the airport there are a number of ways that you can travel into the city including by bus or train, so you don’t have to take a taxi if you would rather save money. The airport is comprised of two passenger terminals and offers an extensive range of things to do including retail and duty-free shopping, many restaurants and cafés and even free Wi-Fi for all travelers.

Taiwan Travel Information

While many nationals are able to travel to Taiwan on a visa free basis, UAE nationals will need to apply online for an e-visa first which will be valid for up to 30 days. The currency in Taiwan is the New Taiwan dollar, while don’t forget to put your clocks four hours forward to get on local time. In Taiwan there is a lengthy rainy season beginning in May and continuing until September, while the hottest time of year is from June to August when you can expect average highs of around 33 degrees.

See also

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* This information is correct as of December 2017

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