14 days in Taiwan Itinerary

14 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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14 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Taipei
train:  1​h 45​min
1
Taichung
— 4 nights
train:  4​h 15​min
2
Hualien
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Wujie
— 1 night
train:  15​min
4
Yilan City
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
5
Taipei
— 3 nights
train:  15​min
6
New Taipei
— 2 nights
train:  15​min
End: Taipei


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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Yuchi (Wenwu Temple & Sun Moon Lake), Ali Mountain (Alishan) (in Xinyi Township) and Ren'ai Township (Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) & Cingjing Veterans Farm). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Kaomei Wetland, make a trip to Rainbow Village Taichung, and get curious at National Museum of Natural Science.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Taichung trip maker site .

Taipei to Taichung is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. December in Taichung sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Hualien.

Things to do in Taichung

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Nantou
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Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) ©
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan)
Gaomei Wetland ©
Gaomei Wetland

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 20th (Fri): stroll around Chishingtan Scenic Area and then trek along Taroko Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Eternal Spring Shrine and then explore the striking landscape at Ch'ing-shui Cliff.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Hualien tour planner .

Traveling by train from Taichung to Hualien takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can catch the train to Wujie.

Things to do in Hualien

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

1
night
Wujie

Wujie ©
On the 22nd (Sun), make a trip to Lucky Art Crayon Factory, cool off at Dongshan River Water Park, and then explore the galleries of National Center for Traditional Arts.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Wujie trip itinerary planning app .

You can take a train from Hualien to Wujie in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Wujie are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Yilan City.

Things to do in Wujie

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Lucky Art Crayon Factory
Highlights from your plan
Dongshan River Water Park ©
Dongshan River Water Park
Lucky Art Crayon Factory ©
Lucky Art Crayon Factory
National Center for Traditional Arts ©

1
night
Yilan City

Yilan City ©
Yilan City is a city and the county seat of Yilan County, Taiwan. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take in the natural beauty of Jiaosi Hot Spring, then admire the sheer force of Wufengchi Waterfall, then see the interesting displays at Agrioz, and finally make a trip to Jimi Square - Yilan Station.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Yilan City online attractions planner .

Yilan City is just a short distance from Wujie. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can catcht the bus to Taipei.

Things to do in Yilan City

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Jiaoxi
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Agrioz ©
Agrioz
Jimi Square - Yilan Station ©
Jimi Square - Yilan Station

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.
Taipei is known for shopping, museums, historic sites, nature, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, wander the streets of Ximending, admire the landmark architecture of Taipei 101, and don't miss a visit to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail).

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Taipei travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Yilan City to Taipei by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Taipei can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to take a train to New Taipei.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Nature Museums
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Yangmingshan National Park ©
Yangmingshan National Park
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

2
nights
New Taipei

New Taipei ©
Xinbei, also known as New Taipei City, stands as a newly founded part of the wider Taipei metropolitan area, stretching up from the capital to the island's northern coast.
On the 27th (Fri), browse the eclectic array of goods at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) and then explore the striking landscape at Yeh Liu Geo Park. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Shifen Waterfall Walk Area and then get in on the family fun at Leofoo Village Theme Park.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our New Taipei road trip planner .

New Taipei is just a short distance from Taipei. In December, daytime highs in New Taipei are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in New Taipei

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trip

Leofoo Village Theme Park
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Leofoo Village Theme Park ©
Leofoo Village Theme Park
YehLiu Geopark ©
YehLiu Geopark
Shifen Waterfall Walk Area ©
Shifen Waterfall Walk Area

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