7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan route planner

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Tainan
— 2 nights
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Chiayi
— 1 night
Drive
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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 8th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Anping Tree House, then stop by Anping Gubao Ancient Street, then experience rural life at Nanyuan Garden Resort Farm, and finally stop by Garden Night Market. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage 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.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Tainan road trip app.

Singapore, Singapore to Tainan is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can 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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): gain insight at Alishan Forestry Village & Hinoki Village, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chiayi Loco Shed Park, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Carrefour Tourism Night Market. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Chiayi Park, then get to know the fascinating history of Lugang Old Street, and then stop by Wenhua Night Market.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Chiayi vacation planner.

You can drive from Tainan to Chiayi in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car 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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): head off the coast to Cijin Island, explore the activities along Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, then don't miss a visit to Dragon Tiger Tower, then head outdoors with Ai He (Love River), and finally don't miss a visit to The Dome of Light. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at E-Da Theme Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kaohsiung trip planner.

You can drive from Chiayi to Kaohsiung in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Outdoors