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Shin Kong Life Tower

66 Chunghsiao West Road | Zhongzheng, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2388 6132
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Taipei, Tower

I been to this place and this tower can be seen from different locations and we can take pictures... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
AsifJ86
Wide selection; very accessible

The mall has a wide variety of fashion brands to choose from. Accessible via the Taipei Central... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Lukyano M
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Manila, Philippines
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This 803 ft high-rise building was the tallest in Taiwan when it was completed in 1993.
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good44%
  • Average41%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“tax refund” (2 reviews)
“basement” (2 reviews)
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66 Chunghsiao West Road | Zhongzheng, Taipei, Taiwan
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+886 2 2388 6132
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"taipei main station"
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

I been to this place and this tower can be seen from different locations and we can take pictures from different angles which is very good.

Thank AsifJ86
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The mall has a wide variety of fashion brands to choose from. Accessible via the Taipei Central Station, it carries many international brands. It has a grocery located at the 1st basement. Tax refund for tourists is available. You just need to spend at least...More

Thank Lukyano M
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

This fashionable mall is right across the Taipei Main Station & crowded with people during our visit. The underground B floor for food court seems to have been renovated not too long ago. It was cramped with limited space & my family of 6 had...More

1  Thank VinceYjw
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Might have been a thrilling experience when it still was the highest building of Taipei, yet with Taipei101 open, the panorama deck in this building was closed permanently. The mall, department store and restaurants at underground level and at 8-9 level are not really worth...More

1  Thank MarcMich
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Whenever I'm in Taipei, I always make sure to visit the Shin Kong life tower near the Taipei Main Station. There are lots of boutiques to shop at and at the basement, food choices and Taiwanese small eats to bring home to friends.

2  Thank slchua23
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Reviewed 26 June 2015

It's a pretty nice place. However, being from a country with nothing more than High Rise Jungle all around, I'm not too amazed by this building.

Thank EliseTan
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Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Dont waste your time or energy going to this landmark unless you only want to go to the department store. The other partS is CLOSED.

Thank Fred D
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Reviewed 1 June 2012

just an average department store - go to a night market instead

1  Thank rolandhp
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Reviewed 5 April 2012

The atmosphere makes feeling like you're sitting around the clouds. Maybe it was romantic because I was proposed by my husband there. Anyway, people may arrange their special day there!

1  Thank Taiwanese
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