7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan visit planner

Make it your trip
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Tainan
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chiayi
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kaohsiung
— 2 nights
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Tainan

— 2 nights

Phoenix City

The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Anping Tree House, then look for gifts at Anping Gubao Ancient Street, then relax in the rural setting at Nanyuan Garden Resort Farm, and finally look for gifts at Garden Night Market. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), admire the landmark architecture of Renhoujing Fudeci, explore the wide array of goods at Hayashi Department Store, then get to know the fascinating history of Shennong Street, and finally stop by Dadong Night Market.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Tainan itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Tainan is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Chiayi.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites · Shopping

Chiayi

— 1 night
The provincial city in the county of the same name, Chiayi sits as the gateway to the national scenic mountain area of Alishan.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): go for a walk through Alishan Forestry Village & Hinoki Village, appreciate the extensive heritage of Chiayi Loco Shed Park, and then hunt for treasures at Carrefour Tourism Night Market. On your second day here, walk around Chiayi Park, then get to know the fascinating history of Lugang Old Street, and then look for gifts at Wenhua Night Market.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Chiayi road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Tainan to Chiayi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Chiayi

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Kaohsiung

— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Cijin Island, contemplate the waterfront views at Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, make a trip to Dragon Tiger Tower, then head outdoors with Ai He (Love River), and finally make a trip to The Dome of Light. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at E-Da Theme Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kaohsiung journey app.

You can drive from Chiayi to Kaohsiung in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Kaohsiung are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Outdoors