10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
+2
Fly + foot + train:  11​h 15​min
1
Hualien
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
2
Keelung
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
3
Taipei
— 2 nights
train + taxi:  3​h 30​min
4
Alishan
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Nanzhuang
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h
End: Kuala Lumpur


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2
nights
Hualien

Hualien ©
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Shihtiping and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sixty Rock Mountain. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Yanzihkou Trail, explore the activities along Chishingtan Scenic Area, then take a peaceful walk through Lintienshan Forestry Culture Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Cultural Park Forest.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Hualien trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Hualien is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Keelung.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Lintienshan Forestry Culture Park ©
Lintienshan Forestry Culture Park
Yanzihkou Trail ©
Yanzihkou Trail
Shihtiping ©
Shihtiping

1
night
Keelung

Keelung ©
A rainy port city close to the capital, Keelung appeals to visitors with its famous night market and wealth of historic structures.
On the 27th (Sun), make a trip to Dawulun Fort, then head off the coast to Heping Island Park, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jile Si, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Qidu Railway Memorial Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Keelung trip planner .

Traveling by train from Hualien to Keelung takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Keelung sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Taipei.

Things to do in Keelung

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Qidu Railway Memorial Park ©
Qidu Railway Memorial Park
Dawulun Fort ©
Dawulun Fort
Heping Island Park ©
Heping Island Park

2
nights
Taipei

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.
On the 28th (Mon), admire the striking features of Dalongdong Bao An Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Guandu Temple (Kuantu Temple), then get engrossed in the history at National Palace Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Songshan Ciyou Temple. On your second day here, hunt for treasures at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), contemplate the long history of Taipei Confucius Temple, and then wander the streets of Ximending.

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Taipei is just a short distance from Keelung. October in Taipei sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Alishan.

Things to do in Taipei

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Dalongdong Bao An Temple ©
Dalongdong Bao An Temple
Taipei Confucius Temple ©
Taipei Confucius Temple

1
night
Alishan

Alishan ©
On the 30th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shouzhen Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shun Bao Fu De Temple, go for a walk through Alishan Shenmu Area, then delve into the lush surroundings at Alishan National Forest Recreation Area, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ciyun Temple.

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You can do a combination of train and taxi from Taipei to Alishan in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nanzhuang.

Things to do in Alishan

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ciyun Temple
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Ciyun Temple ©
Ciyun Temple
Shun Bao Fu De Temple ©
Shun Bao Fu De Temple

3
nights
Nanzhuang

Nanzhuang ©
On the 31st (Thu), kick back and relax at Hai Tian Yi Sian Scenic Area, kick back and relax at Xinyue Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hsinchu Cheng Huang Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Neiwan Recreation Area, then take a stroll through Neiwan Old Street, and then get to know the fascinating history of Tianshui Temple.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nanzhuang online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Alishan to Nanzhuang in 4 hours. In October in Nanzhuang, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nanzhuang

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hsinchu, Hengshan, Tianshui Temple, Xinyue Beach
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Jhulian Temple ©
Jhulian Temple

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