15 days in Taiwan Itinerary

15 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Taipei
— 4 nights
2
Nantou
— 3 nights
3
Alishan
— 1 night
4
Hengchun
— 2 nights
5
Tainan
— 4 nights

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ruifang (Keelung Mountain, Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), &more). The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, get to know the resident critters at Taipei Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hsing Tian Kong, and take an in-depth tour of National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Taipei day trip planning site.

Singapore, Singapore to Taipei is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in March: high temperatures in Taipei hover around 25°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Nantou.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

New Taipei, Dianji temple
Highlights from your plan
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)

3
nights
Nantou

Nantou ©
Nantou provides good access to the cultural and natural sites of the surrounding county of the same name.
Go for a jaunt from Nantou to Meishan to see 36 Curve Road about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Sun Moon Lake, visit Nantou Service Area, explore the striking landscape of Wenwumiaohoushan Park, and delve into the lush surroundings at Gingko Path.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Nantou trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Taipei to Nantou by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Nantou are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Alishan.

Things to do in Nantou

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

36 Curve Road
Highlights from your plan
Chung Tai World Museum ©
Chung Tai World Museum
Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) ©
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan)

1
night
Alishan

Alishan ©
On the 13th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Yuyupas, then take in the pleasant sights at Sister Lake, then take a peaceful walk through Alishan National Forest Recreation Area, and finally get outside with Tashan Trail.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Alishan day trip planner.

Getting from Nantou to Alishan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from Nantou, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Alishan, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Hengchun.

Things to do in Alishan

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alishan National Forest Recreation Area ©
Alishan National Forest Recreation Area
Yuyupas ©
Yuyupas
Tashan Trail ©
Tashan Trail

2
nights
Hengchun

Hengchun ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Nanren Lake, observe the fascinating underwater world at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, and then make a trip to Hongchaikeng. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kenting National Park and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Hengchun day trip site.

Traveling by car from Alishan to Hengchun takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Alishan in March; daily highs in Hengchun reach 31°C and lows reach 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tainan.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, Nanren Lake
Highlights from your plan
Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium ©
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
Tainan

Tainan ©
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tainan: Ai He (Love River) (in Yancheng), Chiayi Garage Park (in East District) and The Dome of Light (in Xinxing). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Chimei Museum, don't miss a visit to Dragon Tiger Tower, get to know the fascinating history of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia), and explore the activities along Lianchi (Lotus) Lake.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Tainan travel planner.

Traveling by car from Hengchun to Tainan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In March, daily temperatures in Tainan can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Kaohsiung, Chiayi Garage Park
Highlights from your plan
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum ©
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum
Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)

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