8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Hengchun
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Tainan
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Magong
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Taipei
— 2 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  8​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kenting National Park and Dawan Kenting Beach Park. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium and Jialeshuei Surf Beach.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hengchun trip itinerary planning app .

Singapore, Singapore to Hengchun is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect Hengchun to be a bit cooler, temps between 29°C and 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tainan.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Jialeshuei Surf Beach, National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium
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Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
White Sand Bay ©
White Sand Bay

1
night
Tainan

Tainan
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
On the 13th (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), get to know the fascinating history of Shennong Street, steep yourself in history at Former Tainan Weather Observatory, then explore the wide array of goods at Hayashi Department Store, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Confucius Temple.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tainan planning app .

You can drive from Hengchun to Tainan in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in December, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Magong.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Confucius Temple
Confucius Temple
Hayashi Department Store ©
Hayashi Department Store
Shennong Street ©
Shennong Street

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.
On the 14th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Local Beach, take in the dramatic natural features at Chixiyanpu, then enjoy the sand and surf at Shihli Beach Park, then explore the striking landscape at Qimei Longcheng, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Penghu Tianhou Temple.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Magong trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Tainan to Magong by combination of taxi and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Magong

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Penghu
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Local Beach ©
Local Beach
Chixiyanpu ©
Chixiyanpu
Penghu Tianhou Temple ©
Penghu Tianhou Temple

2
nights
Taipei

Taipei
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 15th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hsing Tian Kong. Keep things going the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101 and then look for gifts at Dihua Street.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Taipei trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Magong to Taipei takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101

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