14 days in Taiwan Itinerary

14 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan visit planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Taipei
— 6 nights
Train
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Xiulin
— 1 night
Drive
3
Xinyi Township
Drive
4
Shuili
— 1 night
Drive
5
Lukang
Drive
6
Xiyu
— 2 nights
Fly
7
Kaohsiung
— 1 night
Drive
8
Hengchun
— 1 night
Drive to Kaohsiung International Airport, Fly to Winnipeg

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Taipei

— 6 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 list of things to see and do now includes Origin Yoga & Wellness, National Taiwan Museum, Fort San Domingo, and other attractions. When in Taipei, make a side trip to see Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) in Ruifang, approximately Ruifang away. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at National Palace Museum, don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Shilin Night Market.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Taipei trip itinerary builder tool.

Winnipeg, Canada to Taipei is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Traveling from Winnipeg to Taipei, you'll lose 14 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Winnipeg in April: high temperatures in Taipei hover around 30°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Xiulin.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Xiulin

— 1 night
Xiulin Township or Sioulin Township is a mountain indigenous township of Hualien County, Taiwan. You've now added Taroko Gorge to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): trek along Taroko Gorge.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Xiulin trip itinerary website.

Take a train from Taipei to Xiulin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 25th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Xinyi Township.

Things to do in Xiulin

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Xinyi Township

You've now added Ali Mountain (Alishan) to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Ali Mountain (Alishan).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Xinyi Township trip itinerary builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Xiulin to Xinyi Township. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in April, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Shuili.

Things to do in Xinyi Township

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Shuili

— 1 night
Your day by day itinerary now includes Yushan National Park as well as Sun Moon Lake. On the 25th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Yushan National Park.

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Drive from Xinyi Township to Shuili in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in April, and nighttime lows around 21°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Lukang.

Things to do in Shuili

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Lukang

Lukang or Lugang, is an urban township in northwestern Changhua County, Taiwan. Your day by day itinerary now includes National Museum of Natural Science, ConfuciusTemple Martyr's Shrine and Wufeng Lin Family. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Wufeng Lin Family, get curious at National Museum of Natural Science, and then contemplate the long history of ConfuciusTemple Martyr's Shrine.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Lukang trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Shuili to Lukang takes 2 hours. In April in Lukang, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Xiyu.

Things to do in Lukang

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Xiyu

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Maolin National Park Purple Butterfly Valley.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Xiyu trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lukang to Xiyu takes 8.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Xiyu

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Kaohsiung

— 1 night

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.
You've added Tuntex 85 Sky Tower, Formosa Boulevard Station, Kaohsiung CKS Martial Hall, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): catch a live event at Kaohsiung CKS Martial Hall, examine the collection at Chimei Museum, take an in-depth tour of Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Formosa Boulevard Station, then make a trip to Dragon Tiger Tower, and finally visit Tuntex 85 Sky Tower.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kaohsiung trip maker tool.

You can fly from Xiyu to Kaohsiung in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Hengchun.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hengchun

— 1 night
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dawan Kenting Beach Park as well as Kenting National Park. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kenting National Park and then kick back and relax at Dawan Kenting Beach Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Hengchun road trip planner.

You can drive from Kaohsiung to Hengchun in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Hengchun are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Taiwan travel guide

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Landmarks · Gift & Specialty Shops · Shopping Malls
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.