7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

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7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  9​h
1
Tainan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Chiayi
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Kaohsiung
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Tainan

Tainan ©
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Anping Tree House, then stop by Anping Gubao Ancient Street, then relax in the rural setting at Nanyuan Garden Resort Farm, and finally look for gifts at Garden Night Market. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), admire the landmark architecture of Renhoujing Fudeci, then explore the wide array of goods at Hayashi Department Store, then get to know the fascinating history of Shennong Street, and finally look for gifts at Dadong Night Market.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tainan trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Tainan is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Chiayi.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Anping Tree House ©
Anping Tree House
Hayashi Department Store ©
Hayashi Department Store
Garden Night Market ©
Garden Night Market

1
night
Chiayi

Chiayi ©
The provincial city in the county of the same name, Chiayi sits as the gateway to the national scenic mountain area of Alishan.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): go for a walk through Alishan Linye Village & Huiyisenghuo Village, make a trip to Alishan Forest Railway Garage Park, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Carrefour Tourism Night Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Chiayi Park, get to know the fascinating history of Lugang Old Street, and then look for gifts at Wenhua Night Market.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Chiayi day trip app .

Traveling by car from Tainan to Chiayi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Chiayi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Lugang Old Street
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Wenhua Night Market ©
Wenhua Night Market
Lugang Old Street ©
Lugang Old Street

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Cijin Island, explore the activities along Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, don't miss a visit to Dragon Tiger Tower, then get outside with Ai He (Love River), and finally don't miss a visit to The Dome of Light. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): get in on the family fun at E-Da Theme Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kaohsiung trip planner .

Getting from Chiayi to Kaohsiung by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kaohsiung can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Theme Parks Nature Parks
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E-Da Theme Park ©
E-Da Theme Park
The Dome of Light
The Dome of Light
Cijin Island ©
Cijin Island

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