A Walk with the Animals and Insects of Taipei Zoo

Taipei, Taiwan

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The Facts

  • Start or End: I started and finished at the Taipei Zoo train station (Google Map Directions)
  • Length: 6.8km (4.2mi) in about 4hr
  • Grade: Easy. There is a slight hill (I guess that's why there is a NT$5 shuttle bus to the top and back).
  • Date Walked: 27th of November 2019

The Story

For only NT$60 (about US$2), it is the best value zoo I have ever visited. There is a good selection of animals and insects, and the enclosures are a good standard.

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Hello, I'm Marc and welcome to metrotrekker.

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