15 days in Taiwan Itinerary

15 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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15 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + subway + train:  7​h 45​min
1
Pingtung
— 2 nights
taxi + train:  2​h 15​min
2
Taitung
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Hualien
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
4
New Taipei
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Nantou
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Tainan
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
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.
On the 28th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kenting National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): stroll around Xiao Liu Qiu, then make a trip to The Dome of Light, and then view the masterpieces at The Pier-2 Art Centre.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Pingtung trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Pingtung is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Taitung.

Things to do in Pingtung

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kaohsiung
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Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
Xiao Liu Qiu ©
Xiao Liu Qiu
The Pier-2 Art Centre ©
The Pier-2 Art Centre

2
nights
Taitung

Taitung ©
Sitting between the mountains and the sea, Taitung offers pleasing scenery no matter what direction you face.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): stop by Natural Tasty Healthy Confections and then step off the mainland to explore Orchid Island(Lanyu). Here are some ideas for day two: go for a stroll along the water at Lvdaoshilang and then head off the coast to Green Island.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Taitung road trip planning tool .

Take a train from Pingtung to Taitung in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Hualien.

Things to do in Taitung

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Orchid Island(Lanyu) ©
Orchid Island(Lanyu)
Green Island ©
Green Island
Natural Tasty Healthy Confections ©
Natural Tasty Healthy Confections

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 2nd (Tue): hike along Yanzihkou Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Taroko Gorge, and then walk around Chishingtan Scenic Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Eternal Spring Shrine and then make a trip to Ch'ing-shui Cliff.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hualien trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Taitung to Hualien takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to catch the train to New Taipei.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Taroko Gorge ©
Taroko Gorge
Ch'ing-shui Cliff ©
Ch'ing-shui Cliff
Chishingtan Scenic Area ©
Chishingtan Scenic Area

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New Taipei: National Palace Museum (in Shilin) and Qiengan Temple (in Ren'ai District). There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), make a trip to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, hunt for treasures at Shilin Nightmarket, and explore the activities along Yeh Liu Geo Park.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New Taipei travel planner.

Getting from Hualien to New Taipei by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in New Taipei can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Nantou.

Things to do in New Taipei

Shopping Parks Museums

Side Trips

Taipei, Qingan Temple
Highlights from your plan
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101

2
nights
Nantou

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 7th (Sun): make a trip to Rainbow Village Taichung and then explore the activities along Sun Moon Lake. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) and then relax in the rural setting at Cingjing Veterans Farm.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Nantou travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from New Taipei to Nantou takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from New Taipei, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Nantou, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Tainan.

Things to do in Nantou

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Rainbow Village Taichung
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Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Cingjing Veterans Farm ©
Cingjing Veterans Farm
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) ©
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan)

3
nights
Tainan

Tainan ©
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ai He (Love River) (in Yancheng), Dragon Tiger Tower (in Zuoying) and Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum (in Dashu District). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Chimei Museum, steep yourself in history at Anping Tree House, get to know the fascinating history of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia), and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San-Shan Guo-Wang Temple.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tainan attractions planner .

Drive from Nantou to Tainan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tainan

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Kaohsiung
Highlights from your plan
Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum ©
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum
Ai He (Love River) ©
Ai He (Love River)

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