8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Taipei
— 2 nights
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Magong
— 1 night
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Hengchun
— 1 night
4
Kaohsiung
— 3 nights

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Taipei

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, then examine the collection at National Palace Museum, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Taipei 101. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Heritage And Culture Education Center Of Taipei, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lungshan Temple, then contemplate the long history of U-mkt, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street).

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Taipei trip itinerary maker website.

Sydney, Australia to Taipei is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Taipei Standard Time (CST) is minus 2 hours. In April, Taipei is a bit warmer than Sydney - with highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Magong.

Things to do in Taipei

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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Lungshan Temple ©
Lungshan Temple
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)

1
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Magong

Magong ©
Most visitors take a trip to Magong to see Penghu's iconic landmark, the famed Tianhou Gong Mazu temple, honoring the Chinese sea goddess and dating back to the 16th century.
On the 14th (Wed), take in the views from Penghu Great Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Magong Chenghuang Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Penghu Tianhou Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Cimeiyu.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Magong trip planning website.

You can fly from Taipei to Magong in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Hengchun.

Things to do in Magong

Historic Sites

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Penghu Tianhou Temple ©
Penghu Tianhou Temple
Magong Chenghuang Temple ©
Magong Chenghuang Temple
Cimeiyu
Cimeiyu

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Hengchun

Hengchun ©
Located on the southern tip of the eponymous peninsula, Hengchun serves as the entry point to Kenting National Park, often attracting more travelers than locals with its tropical beach resorts and bustling night markets.
On the 15th (Thu), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then observe the fascinating underwater world at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Hengchun trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Magong to Hengchun in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Hengchun

Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

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Scuba & Snorkeling

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Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung ©

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.
On the 16th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Fo Guang Shan and then take in the exciting artwork at The Pier-2 Art Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Chimei Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia), and then examine the collection at National Museum of Taiwan Literature.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Kaohsiung trip planning website.

You can drive from Hengchun to Kaohsiung in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Side Trip

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Fo Guang Shan ©
Fo Guang Shan
National Museum of Taiwan Literature ©
National Museum of Taiwan Literature
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)

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