32 days in Taiwan Itinerary

32 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Taipei
— 3 nights
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Nantou
— 4 nights
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Meishan
— 3 nights
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Alishan
— 2 nights
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Kaohsiung
— 5 nights
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Hengchun
— 3 nights
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Taitung
— 3 nights
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Hualien
— 4 nights
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Taipei
— 4 nights
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Taipei — 3 nights

City of Azaleas

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Eslite Bookstore - Xinyi as well as Q Square. Change things up with these side-trips from Taipei: YehLiu Geopark (in Wanli) and Leofoo Village Theme Park (in Guanxi). Spend the 29th (Mon) exploring nature at Yangmingshan National Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the natural beauty of Beitou Hot Spring, stroll around Beitou Thermal Valley(Hell Valley), and pause for some photo ops at National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Taipei visit planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Taipei is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. In November, Taipei is a bit cooler than Singapore - with highs of 29°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Nantou.
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Nature · Parks · Theme Parks · Shopping
Side Trips
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:

Nantou — 4 nights

When in Nantou, make a side trip to see Gaomei Wetland in Qingshui, approximately Qingshui away.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Nantou day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Taipei to Nantou takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In November in Nantou, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Meishan.
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Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Wildlife
Side Trip
Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 3:

Meishan — 3 nights

Meishan Township is a rural township in Chiayi County, Taiwan. Get out of town with these interesting Meishan side-trips: Huwei Contract Office Building (in Douliu), Gukeng (Honey Museum & Gukeng Green Tunnel) and TK Food Factory (in Dalin). There's still lots to do: take a peaceful walk through 36 Curve Road, take in the views from Huashan Xiaotianti Qingren Bridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Longgong Waterfall, and make a trip to Rueili Scenic Area Swallow Cliff.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Meishan tour website.

Getting from Nantou to Meishan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In December, daytime highs in Meishan are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Alishan.
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Find places to stay Dec 3 — 6:

Alishan — 2 nights

Take a break from Alishan with a short trip to Fenchihu Old Town in Zhuqi, about 50 minutes away.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Alishan online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Meishan to Alishan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kaohsiung.
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Find places to stay Dec 6 — 8:

Kaohsiung — 5 nights

Harbor City

A small trading town in the 17th century, Kaohsiung now stands as a sprawling metropolis, its harbor representing the largest on the island.
Your day by day itinerary now includes New Jyuejiang Shopping Area, Shinkong Mitsukoshi Mall (Kaohsiung Sanduo), Ziqiang Night Market, and other attractions you added. Venture out of the city with trips to West Central District (Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia) & Hayashi Department Store), Anping Tree House (in Anping) and Chimei Museum (in Rende). There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with Liuqiu Dive, walk around Xiao Liu Qiu, browse the eclectic array of goods at Liuhe Tourist Night Market, and head outdoors with Ai He (Love River).

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kaohsiung route planner.

Getting from Alishan to Kaohsiung by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of taxi and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hengchun.
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Find places to stay Dec 8 — 13:

Hengchun — 3 nights

Located on the southern tip of the eponymous peninsula, Hengchun serves as the entry point to Kenting National Park, often attracting more travelers than locals with its tropical beach resorts and bustling night markets.
Hengchun is known for nature, parks, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kenting National Park, delve into the distant past at Hengchun Old Town, hunt for treasures at Kending Street Night Market, and enjoy breathtaking views from Southern Point.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Hengchun online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Kaohsiung to Hengchun in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Hengchun sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Taitung.
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Taitung — 3 nights

Eastern City

Sitting between the mountains and the sea, Taitung offers pleasing scenery no matter what direction you face.
On the 17th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Habagou Island, don't miss a visit to Sleeping Beauty Rock, then stroll around Taidong Forest Park, then don't miss a visit to Taitung Brown's Road, and finally hunt for treasures at Taitung Tourism Night Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Changguang Terraced Fields, go for a walk through Pisilian, identify plant and animal life at Sanxiantai, then head outdoors with Guanshan Bicycle Path, and finally stop by Fanshubuo Yang's Diguasu.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Taitung online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hengchun to Taitung in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Hualien.
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Hualien — 4 nights

Your list of things to see and do now includes A Mei Wenhua Village, Rainbow night market, East Gate Night Market, and other attractions.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Hualien vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Taitung to Hualien takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Taipei.
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Find places to stay Dec 19 — 23:

Taipei — 4 nights

City of Azaleas

Your day by day itinerary now includes Eslite Bookstore - Xinyi, Q Square and Tsutaya Bookstore - Songshan 2nd Branch. When in Taipei, make a side trip to see Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) in Ruifang, approximately Ruifang away. Explore Taipei further: don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, get to know the resident critters at Taipei Zoo, join in the after-dark buzz at Taipei Eats, and visit Ximending.

For maps and other tourist information, use the Taipei trip planner.

Getting from Hualien to Taipei by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Find places to stay Dec 23 — 27:

Taiwan travel guide

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Landmarks · Flea Markets · Gift & Specialty Shops
Heart of Asia
A sliver of land just off China's east coastline, Taiwan represents one of the world's most densely populated countries--and one of Asia's most powerful economies. History buffs on a tour of Taiwan will discover ancient artifacts stored at outstanding national museums narrating nearly 10,000 years of Asia's history. Those interested in more active pursuits can organize a Taiwan itinerary around its modern mountain resorts, well-developed beaches, and protected forests sheltering hundreds of species of native plant and animal life. Begin your visit in Taipei, a vibrant capital city with a thriving entertainment scene, relatively inexpensive accommodations, and an eclectic culinary scene.
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