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    What to Expect
    Through our Food Tour, we take you to the much celebrated Yongkang Street at Dongmen Station of Taipei, where guests will be shown a glimpse of the Taiwanese gourmet culture that locals take pride in. You are advised to come with an empty stomach, as it will be an afternoon that not only opens your eyes but also challenges your appetite!

    Know Taiwan - the nation of street food and snacks - at the tip of your tongue: There is no better way to learn about a culture other than tasting it!

    Taste all kinds of Taiwanese signature dish in one single tour

    From fruit to noodles, and from dumplings to shaved ice, this Food Tour welcomes any guest who wishes to know (taste) Taiwanese culture better!

    Learn to eat like a local

    With Like It Formosa tour guide as your local friend, you won’t have to worry about how or what to order - all you have to do is to enjoy the food!

    Listen to stories behind the food

    Other than tasting the food, you will also have the opportunity to learn about the stories and ancestral traits of different dishes!

    Visit the most famous culinary neighborhood in Taipei

    Yongkang Street at Dongmen Station was once built for the community of Japanese immigrants during the Colonial period. After World War 2, it became the intellectual center of Chinese immigrants in Taipei city. Now known for its street food, gourmet restaurants, tea houses and vintage vibe, it has become a favourite spot for food and adventure lovers alike.
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    Departure Point
    Dongmen Station, 10650, Taiwan, Taipei City, Da’an District, 信義路2段166號B1
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Food tasting
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation to/from attractions
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

    I had few days in Taipei then decided to join the food tour. Amazing experience to know the most traditional food and places. The guide Nihsi was very kind and patient to explain everything. Must go

    1  Thank lucianamdbr
    LIFormosa, 客戶關係經理 at Like It Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2019

    Thank you Lucyl! Thanks for participate food tour and experience Taiwanese food with us~ I hope you had a great time in Taiwan and like this island as we do. Safe trip back to Brazil~ And hope to see you again very soon! - Nihsi

    Reviewed June 12, 2019

    With two days in Taipei I had time to join the food tour and then signed up for the historic tour. Both exceeded expectations. Excellent guides and a great introduction to the culture, food and sights and sounds of Taipei. The food tour had a...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank cycleSteve
    Reviewed May 29, 2019

    We attended most of the walking tours offered by Like It Formosa and we loved it! The guides are all well versed and very knowledgeable. Nishi + her friend - Food Tour Lo + Lily - Golden Age Kevin + Lony - Modern Hope that...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank YemLaurente
    LIFormosa, 客戶關係經理 at Like It Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2019

    Thanks for the candy balls, we enjoyed them a lot. It was my first time to try these traditional Philippine candies! Thank you for your kindness. The taste of sweet and sour made my day! -Nihsi

    Reviewed May 20, 2019

    The tour guide I had was Joyce and she was an excellent tour guide. Nice, professional, and knowledgeable. We went to seven eateries and sampled typical Taiwanese street food. I enjoyed every eatery. The best was the scallion pancake and the mango shaved ice. It...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank krolig63
    Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

    We joined a private tour during a layover as our flight wasn't until the evening. We just missed the set time of 11am which is a shame but paid for a private option. At some points I thought it was something we could have done...More

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    LIFormosa, 客戶關係經理 at Like It Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2019

    Hello, We appreciate your feedback and we apologize for the inconvenience caused. We have contacted the restaurants to make sure that this will not happen again. Thank you for your understanding!

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