4.5/5 Matsu Temple
Recommended Sightseeing Time:1-2 hours
No.51 Chengdu Road, Taipei, Taiwan
Centrally located in Taipei’s Zhongzheng District, Tianhou Temple is a traditional temple dedicated to the deity Mazu. During the Japanese occupation, the temple grounds were designed according to the Japanese Shinto tradition. The temple was a place where Japanese monks could chant and recite scriptures and prayers. Given its location, it is easily accessible and a great place to snap a few photos in between some shopping.