10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Fly to Kaohsiung International Airport, Drive to Hengchun
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Hengchun
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hualien
— 2 nights
Train
3
Taipei
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Nantou
— 1 night
Drive
5
Pingtung City
— 1 night
Drive to Kaohsiung International Airport, Fly to Singapore Changi Airport

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nights
Hengchun

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.
On the 1st (Tue), walk around Longpan Park and then observe the fascinating underwater world at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium. On the next day, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kenting National Park.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hengchun trip itinerary maker.

Singapore, Singapore to Hengchun is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Singapore in December; daily highs in Hengchun reach 29°C and lows reach 20°C. You'll set off for Hualien on the 3rd (Thu).

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

2
nights
Hualien

Huashi

Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
On the 3rd (Thu), surround yourself with nature on Island Life Taiwan Adventures & Experiences. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Qixing Lake Binhai Bicycle Road, then trek along Shakadang Trail, and then hike along Taroko Gorge.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hualien online travel planner.

You can drive from Hengchun to Hualien in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Taipei.

Things to do in Hualien

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Side Trip

3
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Taipei

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to YOLO Taiwan and National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall. Step out of Taipei to go to Ruifang and see Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, stop by Ximending, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hsing Tian Kong, and admire the landmark architecture of Taipei 101.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Taipei driving holiday app.

You can take a train from Hualien to Taipei in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in December, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Nantou.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

1
night
Nantou

Nantou provides good access to the cultural and natural sites of the surrounding county of the same name.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wenwu Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Moon Lake, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Wenwumiaohoushan Park.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nantou online road trip planner.

You can drive from Taipei to Nantou in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In December in Nantou, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pingtung City.

Things to do in Nantou

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

1
night
Pingtung City

On the 10th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cifong Temple and then take a tour by water with Liuqiu Dive.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Pingtung City trip planner.

Drive from Nantou to Pingtung City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Nantou in December, with highs in Pingtung City at 29°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pingtung City

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

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.