History- Cultural Tour of Historic Sites
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Yangming Shuwu(1hr) →Chung Shan Hall(1hr) →The Grand Hotel(1hr) →Chiang Kai-shek Shilin Residence(1hr) → Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall(1hr)
|Yangming Shuwu||Suggested Duration：1hr|
|This place was for a time used by former President Chiang Kai-shek as a site to meet local and foreign dignitaries and as a summer villa. Today it is one of the most important cultural-historical sites within Yangmingshan National Park, with both information materials and guide services available to visitors. This is a restful spot that offers both nature and culture, intellectual and visual nurture to those that come.|
●Add：12, Zhongxing Rd.
|Chung Shan Hall||Suggested Duration：1hr|
|Chung Shan Hall us located within Yangmingshan National Park, designed and built by famed architect Xiu Ze-lan. Long used for National Assembly gatherings, it was also used by the Premier to receive foreign dignitaries and for state banquets. Today it is a precious national cultural asset open to the public.|
●Add：15, Sec. 2, Yangming Rd., Yangming shan.
|The Grand Hotel||Suggested Duration：1hr|
|In the past The Grand Hotel has been placed among the world's 10 greatest hotels by Fortune Magazine. When opened, this was the Republic of China's first-ever large-scale international, and today it remains a great Taipei landmark. The well-appointed rooms are a marriage of Eastern and Western aesthetics, and the renown of the hotel's banquet cuisine reaches well beyond Taiwan's borders.|
●Add：1, Sec. 4, Zhongshan N. Rd., Shilin Dist.
|Chiang Kai-shek Shilin Residence||Suggested Duration：1hr|
|This heritage site provides a glimpse into the lives of the former first family, and its role as a key site in the building of the ROC on Taiwan. The complex includes the main residence, reception building, Ciyun Pavilion, Kaige Hall, all registered historical relics. The style of the main building is one of simple lines, featuring a slanted roof, with wood and reinforced concrete used. The various structures sit within sprwalig landscaped gardens, making this a popular destination for both nature and culture appreciation.|
●Add：60, Fulin Rd., Shilin Dist.
|Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall||Suggested Duration：1hr|
|This memorial hall, which soars 70 meters high, was created in memory of former President Chiang Kai-shek. To left and right in front of the hall are the Chinese palace-style National Theater and National Concert Hall. The three structures face a large plaza and are surrounded sprawling Chinese-style gardens outlines by a framing wall and corridor. The site is one of Taipei ' s most popular, for both local citizens and tourists.|
●Add：21, Zhongshan S. Rd., Zhongzheng Dist.