7 days in Taiwan Itinerary

7 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Fly
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Taichung
— 2 nights
Drive
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Taipei
— 1 night
Drive
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Ruifang
— 1 night
Drive
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Tamsui
— 1 day
Drive
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Taipei
— 2 nights
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Taichung

Cultural City

Known its good weather, Taichung boasts an interesting set of cultural attractions, including many temples showing the development of religious architectural styles in the area and forming focal points for most tours of Taichung.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lugang Old Street as well as Painted Animation Lane. On the 10th (Fri), make a trip to Rainbow Village Taichung and then identify plant and animal life at Gaomei Wetland. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Lugang Old Street, make a trip to Painted Animation Lane, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Maple Garden.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Taichung tour itinerary maker.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Taichung is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or fly. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in May, expect nights in Taichung to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are slightly colder, around 34°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sun) before leaving for Taipei.

Things to do in Taichung

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

1
night
Taipei

City of Azaleas

Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
You've now added Lungshan Temple to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Lungshan Temple, visit Ximending, then don't miss a visit to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail), then admire the landmark architecture of Taipei 101, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Shilin Night Market.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Taipei online travel planner.

Drive from Taichung to Taipei in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Taipei can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ruifang.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

1
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Ruifang

You've now added Yin Yang Sea to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at YehLiu Geopark, take in the dramatic scenery at Golden Waterfall, admire the landmark architecture of Jinguashi Gold Ecological Park, hunt for treasures at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), then enjoy breathtaking views from Yin Yang Sea, and finally don't miss a visit to Cat Village Houtong.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ruifang trip planner.

Traveling by car from Taipei to Ruifang takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Ruifang can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Tamsui.

Things to do in Ruifang

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

1
day
Tamsui

Your day by day itinerary now includes Wuji Tianyuan Temple as well as Tamshui Fisherman's Wharf. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wuji Tianyuan Temple, then don't miss a visit to The Lover's Bridge, then take in the waterfront at Tamshui Fisherman's Wharf, and finally don't miss a visit to Danshuei.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Tamsui trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ruifang to Tamsui takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and subway; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Tamsui are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Taipei.

Things to do in Tamsui

Historic Sites

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nights
Taipei

City of Azaleas

Your day by day itinerary now includes Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall as well as Raohe Street Night Market. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall and then hunt for treasures at Raohe Street Night Market.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Taipei trip planner.

Drive from Tamsui to Taipei in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a subway. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping · Museums

Taiwan travel guide

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Landmarks · Flea Markets · Gift & Specialty Shops
Heart of Asia
A sliver of land just off China's east coastline, Taiwan represents one of the world's most densely populated countries--and one of Asia's most powerful economies. History buffs on a tour of Taiwan will discover ancient artifacts stored at outstanding national museums narrating nearly 10,000 years of Asia's history. Those interested in more active pursuits can organize a Taiwan itinerary around its modern mountain resorts, well-developed beaches, and protected forests sheltering hundreds of species of native plant and animal life. Begin your visit in Taipei, a vibrant capital city with a thriving entertainment scene, relatively inexpensive accommodations, and an eclectic culinary scene.