18 days in Hong Kong, Macau & Taiwan Itinerary

18 days in Hong Kong, Macau & Taiwan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark, United States
Fly:  19 h 30 min
1
Hong Kong, China
— 5 nights
Helicopter:  15 min
2
Macau, China
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Taipei, Taiwan
— 7 nights
Fly + Train:  19 h
End: Newark, United States

5
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Hong Kong Disneyland, enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), head off the coast to Lantau island, and make a trip to Hong Kong Skyline.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hong Kong road trip planning tool.

Newark, USA to Hong Kong is an approximately 19.5- hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT), which is usually a 13 hour difference. Traveling from Newark in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Hong Kong, with lows of 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to do a combination of to Macau.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)

4
nights
Macau, China

Macau ©
Vacation in Macau to discover one of the world's richest cities organized as an autonomous region of China that, until 1999, was administered by Portugal.
Macau is known for historic sites, casinos, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Ruins of St. Paul's, steep yourself in history at Taipa Village Macau, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at A-Ma Temple (Ma Kok Miu), and examine the collection at Maritime Museum.

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Macau is just a short distance from Hong Kong. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Macau

Historic Sites Museums Casinos
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Ruins of St. Paul's ©
Ruins of St. Paul's
Macao Museum ©
Macao Museum
Casino at Venetian Macao ©
Casino at Venetian Macao

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Taipei side-trips: YehLiu Geopark (in Wanli), Mysterious Coast (in Jinshan) and Hua Cyuan Organic Recreation Farm (in Yuanshan). There's much more to do: browse the different shops at Taipei 101, appreciate the extensive heritage of Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), meet the residents at Taipei Zoo, and see the interesting displays at National Palace Museum.

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Traveling by flight from Macau to Taipei takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Taipei can reach 94°F, while at night they dip to 80°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Shopping Trails

Side Trips

New Taipei, Hua Cyuan Organic Recreation Farm, Lin Mei Shi Pan Trail
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YehLiu Geopark ©
YehLiu Geopark
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

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