16 days in Taiwan Itinerary

16 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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16 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + subway + train:  8​h
1
Taipei
— 6 nights
train:  2​h
2
Taichung
— 4 nights
train:  2​h
3
Kaohsiung
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Singapore

6
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.
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) and Hsing Tian Kong will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Taipei Confucius Temple and Dihua Street. Venture out of the city with trips to Nanning Fish Market (in Su'ao), National Center for Traditional Arts (in Wujie) and Fulung Beach (in Gongliao). There's still lots to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101, look for gifts at Yongkang Street, make a trip to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and see the interesting displays at National Palace Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Taipei trip itinerary website .

Singapore, Singapore to Taipei is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Singapore in November, things will get little chillier in Taipei: highs are around 29°C and lows about 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Taichung.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

New Taipei, National Center for Traditional Arts, Keelung Miaokou Night Market, Nanning Fish Market
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
Taipei Confucius Temple ©
Taipei Confucius Temple

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Lugang Old Street and Wenwu Temple. For shopping fun, head to Yichung Shopping Street or Carton King Creative Park - Dakeng. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Taichung: Sun Moon Lake (in Yuchi) and Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) (in Ren'ai Township). Next up on the itinerary: get curious at National Museum of Natural Science, admire the masterpieces at National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, look for all kinds of wild species at Kaomei Wetland, and look for gifts at Eslite Bookstore.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Taichung trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from Taipei to Taichung takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Taichung, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Taichung

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Nantou, Lugang Old Street
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Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) ©
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan)
Lugang Old Street ©
Lugang Old Street
National Museum of Natural Science ©
National Museum of Natural Science

5
nights
Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung ©
A small trading town in the 17th century, Kaohsiung now stands as a sprawling metropolis, its harbor representing the largest on the island.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Hayashi Department Store and Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Anping Fort (Anping gubao) and Hengchun Old Town. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kaohsiung: West Central District (Shennong Street & Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)), North District (Garden Night Market & Yuhuanggong) and Chimei Museum (in Rende). The adventure continues: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, make a trip to Jiuqu Bridge, explore the activities along Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, and visit a coastal fixture at Cihou Lighthouse.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kaohsiung trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Taichung to Kaohsiung takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Taichung in November, Kaohsiung is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Tainan, Hengchun Old Town, National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium
Highlights from your plan
Hayashi Department Store ©
Hayashi Department Store
Shennong Street ©
Shennong Street

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