13 days in Taiwan Itinerary

13 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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13 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + subway + train:  7​h 45​min
1
Pingtung
— 3 nights
taxi + train:  4​h 30​min
2
Hualien
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
3
Taipei
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Taichung
— 4 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  9​h
End: Singapore

3
nights
Pingtung

Pingtung ©
Mostly serving as a base for exploring Kenting National Park, Pingtung enjoys a pleasant, subtropical climate, sandy beaches, and a friendly atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum and Donglong Temple. You'll explore and learn at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium and National Science and Technology Museum, Kaohsiung. Go for a jaunt from Pingtung to Yancheng to see Ai He (Love River) about 52 minutes away. Spend the 4th (Wed) exploring nature at Kenting National Park.

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Singapore, Singapore to Pingtung is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hualien.

Things to do in Pingtung

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Kaohsiung
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Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum ©
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum

2
nights
Hualien

Hualien ©
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Yanzihkou Trail, hike along Taroko Gorge, and then explore the activities along Chishingtan Scenic Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Green Path and then explore the striking landscape at Ch'ing-shui Cliff.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Hualien trip planner .

You can take a train from Pingtung to Hualien in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Taipei.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Taroko Gorge ©
Taroko Gorge
Chishingtan Scenic Area ©
Chishingtan Scenic Area
Ch'ing-shui Cliff ©
Ch'ing-shui Cliff

3
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.
Let the collections at National Palace Museum and National Taiwan Science Education Center capture your imagination. Visit Yangmingshan National Park and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Yeh Liu Geo Park (in Wanli) and Qingan Temple (in Ren'ai District). There's more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taipei Zoo and take in the spiritual surroundings of Hsing Tian Kong.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Taipei day trip website .

Traveling by train from Hualien to Taipei takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. December in Taipei sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Taichung.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

New Taipei, Qingan Temple
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Taipei Zoo ©
Taipei Zoo
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)

4
nights
Taichung

Taichung ©
Known its good weather, Taichung boasts an interesting set of cultural attractions, including many temples showing the development of religious architectural styles in the area and forming focal points for most tours of Taichung.
National Museum of Natural Science and Gen.Sun Li-Jen Residence are good opportunities to explore the local culture. National Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute and Taiwan Hakka Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Taichung: Yuchi (Sun Moon Lake, Wenwumiaohoushan Park, & more). It doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Kaomei Wetland.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Taichung travel planning tool .

You can take a train from Taipei to Taichung in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in December, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 15th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Taichung

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Nantou, Taiwan Hakka Museum
Highlights from your plan
Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Gaomei Wetland ©
Gaomei Wetland
National Museum of Natural Science ©
National Museum of Natural Science

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