7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

7 days in Tainan, Chiayi & Kaohsiung Itinerary

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Anping Tree House, then look for gifts at Anping Gubao Ancient Street, then experience rural life at Nanyuan Garden Resort Farm, and finally look for gifts at Garden Night Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), steep yourself in history at Renhoujing Fudeci, explore the wide array of goods at Hayashi Department Store, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Shennong Street, and finally look for gifts at Dadong Night Market.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Tainan driving holiday planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Tainan is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also fly. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in April; daily highs in Tainan reach 34°C and lows reach 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) 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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): go for a walk through Alishan Forestry Village & Hinoki Village, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chiayi Loco Shed Park, and then hunt for treasures at Carrefour Tourism Night Market. On your second day here, stroll around Chiayi Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lugang Old Street, and then look for gifts at Wenhua Night Market.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Chiayi tour site.

You can drive from Tainan to Chiayi in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time 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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Cijin Island, contemplate the waterfront views at Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, then make a trip to Dragon Tiger Tower, then get outside with Ai He (Love River), and finally don't miss a visit to The Dome of Light. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at E-Da Theme Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read 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 April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Theme Parks · Nature · Parks · Outdoors