8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Manila, Luzon
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Kaohsiung
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h
2
Magong
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + bus:  4​h
3
Hengchun
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17​h
End: Manila, Luzon

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts and Kuchan Shopping District. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Taroko Park and Hayashi Department Store. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Caishan Natural Park, take a stroll through Yuhuanggong, enjoy breathtaking views from Kaohsiung Main Public Library, and admire the landmark architecture of Heart of Love River.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Kaohsiung online driving holiday planner .

Manila, Philippines to Kaohsiung is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Manila in November, with highs in Kaohsiung at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Magong.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Hayashi Department Store
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Taroko Park ©
Taroko Park
Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts ©
Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Penghu Fossil Museum, make a trip to Penghu Great Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Kueibishan, then enjoy the sand and surf at Local Beach, and finally make a trip to Cimeiyu.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Magong online road trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Kaohsiung to Magong in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hengchun.

Things to do in Magong

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kueibishan, Penghu Great Bridge, Penghu Fossil Museum
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Local Beach ©
Local Beach
Penghu Fossil Museum ©
Penghu Fossil Museum
Penghu Great Bridge ©
Penghu Great Bridge

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Taipower, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hengchun trip itinerary maker tool .

Do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Magong to Hengchun in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, flight, train, and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hengchun

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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