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Sanxia Old Street Arts & Crafts Tour

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HIGHLIGHTS
  • • Visit a traditional and nostalgic town outside Taipei
  • • Marvel at the Qingshui Zushi Temple, a 100+ year-old center for Taiwan's religious rituals
  • • Learn how the community keeps its art culture alive with 2 DIY activities: Seal engraving and natural tie dye

Escape cosmopolitan Taipei and explore a traditional Taiwanese town with a rich art and religious culture. Tour the Qingshui Zushi Temple, an elaborately engraved building that has served as an important religious site for over 100 years. Try your hand at Chinese seal engraving and natural tie dye and witness why Sanxia's cultural value remains undiminished. Dine at the old town's local tofu and dessert shop that uses locally grown soy beans. Proceeds for these activities will benefit the local library!


Stroll through Sanxia Old Street with charming architecture and shops still standing since the establishment of the Republic of China

▴ Stroll through Sanxia Old Street with charming architecture and shops still standing since the establishment of the Republic of China

 Marvel at Qingshui Zushi Temple's exquisitie engraving and witness Taiwan's religious rituals

▴ Marvel at Qingshui Zushi Temple's exquisitie engraving and witness Taiwan's religious rituals

Take home an engraved seal with your name on it

▴ Take home an engraved seal with your name on it

Learn the ancient art of Chinese seal engraving from a master teacher

▴ Learn the ancient art of Chinese seal engraving from a master teacher

Try your hand at tie dye, using Sanxia's natural, locally grown ingredients

▴ Try your hand at tie dye, using Sanxia's natural, locally grown ingredients

Take a DIY class in tie dye, one of Sanxia's many art activities

▴ Take a DIY class in tie dye, one of Sanxia's many art activities

Try delicious desserts at a local tofu shop

▴ Try delicious desserts at a local tofu shop

Learn how Sanxia's residents collaborate to improve and maintain their community

▴ Learn how Sanxia's residents collaborate to improve and maintain their community

ITINERARY

  • Pickup
    8:30 Pick up from your accommodation in Taipei
  • Point
    9:30 Sanxia temple and old street visit
  • Meal
    12:00 Lunch (at guest's own expense)
  • Experience
    13:00 Engraving DIY
  • Experience
    14:00 Local Blue Dyeing experience
  • Meal
    15:00 Local afternoon snacks
  • Pickup
    17:30 Drop off at your accommodation in Taipei
*In the event of inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances, MyTaiwanTour reserves the right to alter tour itinerary.
  • Meal :
    Breakfast : X | Lunch : X | Dinner : X
  • Duration :
    08:30-17:30 (9 hours)
  • Pick-up :
    Pick up from your accoommodation in Taipei
  • Drop-Off :
    Drop off at your accommodation in Taipei
  • Group Size :
    Minimum 2 people
  • Language :
    English

DETAILS

Inclusions

  • Historical stories of Sanxia and temple
  • Engraving DIY
  • Blue dyeing DIY
  • Afternoon snack
  • Transportation in between your hotels in Taipei and the destination
  • Travel insurance

Exclusions

  • Gratuity
  • Lunch

Cancellation Policy

Tour requires a minimum of 2 guests.
We will do our best to accommodate individual travelers by placing them on tours with other guests. In the event an individual traveler cannot be so accommodated, guests will be offered an alternative tour of equal value or full refund.

Cancellations are permitted up until 48 hours before departure with a full refund.
Cancellations made 48-24 hours before departure will receive a 50% refund.
Cancellations made less than 24 hours before departure are non-refundable.
Adults
1
Children (Age 3 - 12)
0
Infants (Age 0 - 2)
0
Original: US$
Subtotal: US$
*Tour requires a minimum of 2 guests
* Book 2 days in advance (GMT+8 09:00)
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