12 days in Hong Kong & Taipei Itinerary

12 days in Hong Kong & Taipei Itinerary

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Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  12 h
1
Hong Kong, China
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
2
Taipei, Taiwan
— 7 nights
Fly:  7 h
3
Hong Kong, China
— 1 night
Fly:  12 h
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stroll around Edward Youde Aviary, thenhike along Central Hiking Lamma Trail, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Shek O Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Aberdeen Country Park, thenhike along Lantau Trail, and then make a trip to Wisdom Path.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong holiday builder.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Hong Kong is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT), which is usually a 4 hour difference. When traveling from Dubai in May, plan for slightly colder days in Hong Kong, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Shek O Beach ©
Shek O Beach
Lantau Trail ©
Lantau Trail
Central Hiking Lamma Trail ©
Central Hiking Lamma Trail

7
nights
Taipei, Taiwan

Taipei ©
Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
Step out of the city life by going to Dongshan River Forest Park and Xinyue Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Jiaosi Hot Spring and Dongyan Mountain Forest Recreation Area. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Taipei: WuLaoKeng (in Su'ao), Lanyang Museum (in Toucheng) and Jiaoxi (Wufengchi Waterfall & Jiaosi Hot Spring Park). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of The Lin Family Mansion and Garden, take in the awesome beauty at Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area, gain insight at National Taiwan University, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Exhibition Hall Of The Lord's Recovery.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Taipei day trip website.

Fly from Hong Kong to Taipei in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and taxi; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Taipei when traveling from Hong Kong in May, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jiaoxi, New Taipei, WuLaoKeng, Lanyang Museum, Xinyue Beach
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Daan Forest Park ©
Daan Forest Park
Wufengchi Waterfall ©
Wufengchi Waterfall
Jiaosi Hot Spring
Jiaosi Hot Spring

1
night
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Lion's Pavilion at The Peak and then kick back and relax at Big Wave Bay Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Hong Kong road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Taipei to Hong Kong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Big Wave Bay Beach ©
Big Wave Bay Beach
Lion's Pavilion at The Peak ©
Lion's Pavilion at The Peak

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