6 days in Taiwan Itinerary

6 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan itinerary builder

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Taipei
— 4 nights
Drive
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Kaohsiung
— 1 night
Drive

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Taipei

— 4 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.
You've added Shilin Night Market, Ximending, Shifen Old Street, and other attractions to your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Taipei: YehLiu Geopark (in Wanli) and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) (in Ruifang). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail).

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Taipei trip planner.

If you are flying in from Hungary, the closest major aiports are Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Taipei Songshan Airport and Taichung International Airport / Ching Chuang Kang Air Base. In January, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Wed) before leaving for Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kenting National Park as well as Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Kenting National Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kaohsiung trip itinerary maker website.

You can take a train from Taipei to Kaohsiung in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Taipei in January: highs in Kaohsiung hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Taiwan travel guide

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Landmarks · Flea Markets · Gift & Specialty Shops
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.