6 days in Taiwan Itinerary

6 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Taoyuan
— 1 day
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Chiayi
— 1 day
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Taichung
— 1 night
Train
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Taipei
— 3 nights
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Taoyuan

— 1 day
Though not known for its attractions, Taoyuan has long been one of Taiwan's fastest growing cities.
To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Taoyuan trip itinerary builder website.

Manila, Philippines to Taoyuan is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Manila in May: high temperatures in Taoyuan hover around 33°C and lows are around 26°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Chiayi.

Things to do in Taoyuan

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Museums

Chiayi

— 1 day
The provincial city in the county of the same name, Chiayi sits as the gateway to the national scenic mountain area of Alishan.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Hinoki Village as well as Alishan National Forest Recreation Area. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Alishan National Forest Recreation Area and then don't miss a visit to The Hinoki Village.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Chiayi visit planner.

You can take a bus from Taoyuan to Chiayi in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Taichung.

Things to do in Chiayi

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Taichung

— 1 night

Cultural City

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 day by day itinerary now includes Sun-Link-Sea Forest and Nature Resort as well as Wangyou Forest. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take a peaceful walk through Wangyou Forest, then take a peaceful walk through Sun-Link-Sea Forest and Nature Resort, and then don't miss a visit to Xitou Monster Village.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Taichung vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Chiayi to Taichung takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Taichung, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Taipei.

Things to do in Taichung

Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

Taipei

— 3 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.
Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Jinguashi Gold Ecological Park, don't miss a visit to Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), and then hunt for treasures at Luodong Night Market.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Taipei road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Taichung to Taipei takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Taipei sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Taiwan travel guide

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Landmarks · Gift & Specialty Shops · Shopping Malls
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.