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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Anping Tree House, then look for gifts at Anping Gubao Ancient Street, then experience rural life at Nanyuan Garden Resort Farm, and finally stop by Garden Night Market. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), admire the striking features 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 see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tainan tour planning website .

Singapore, Singapore to Tainan is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Chiayi.

Things to do in Tainan

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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 9th (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at 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, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Lugang Old Street, and then stop by Wenhua Night Market.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Chiayi trip itinerary 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 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Chiayi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Lugang Old Street
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Lugang Old Street ©
Lugang Old Street
Chiayi Park ©
Chiayi Park

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 11th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Cijin Island, explore the activities along Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, make a trip to Dragon Tiger Tower, then get outside with Ai He (Love River), and finally make a trip to The Dome of Light. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at E-Da Theme Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Kaohsiung holiday planner .

Getting from Chiayi to Kaohsiung by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can 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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