8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + subway + train:  8​h
1
Taipei
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Gongliao
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Yuchi
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Hengchun
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Kaohsiung
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Singapore

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at National Palace Museum and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street). Do your shopping at Taipei 101 and Sugar & Spice Bakery Cafe - Dunhua S. Store Ⅱ. Change things up with a short trip to Keelung Harbor in Zhongzheng District (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Taipei Zoo, take a stroll through Ximending, make a trip to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and hunt for treasures at Shilin Nightmarket.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Taipei online tour itinerary maker .

Singapore, Singapore to Taipei is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and subway; or do a combination of flight and subway. Traveling from Singapore in November, things will get little chillier in Taipei: highs are around 29°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Gongliao.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Keelung Harbor, Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
Highlights from your plan
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101

1
night
Gongliao

Gongliao
Set on the main island's most eastern tip, Gongliao is a rural district known for its picturesque fishing village with a thriving culinary scene and a golden sand beach--quite a rare find in Taiwan--favored by vacationers from the north of the country.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Caoling Historic Trail (Tsaoling Trail) and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fulung Beach.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Gongliao online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Taipei to Gongliao takes 1.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yuchi.

Things to do in Gongliao

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Fulung Beach
Fulung Beach

1
night
Yuchi

Yuchi ©
On the 7th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Wenwu Temple, explore the activities along Sun Moon Lake, and then make a trip to Sun Moon Lake Butterfly Garden.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yuchi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gongliao to Yuchi takes 4 hours. November in Yuchi sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Hengchun.

Things to do in Yuchi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Butterfly Park
Highlights from your plan
Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Wenwu Temple ©
Wenwu Temple
Butterfly Park ©
Butterfly Park

1
night
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 8th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Kenting National Park and then stroll through Southern Point.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hengchun online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Yuchi to Hengchun in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Yuchi in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Hengchun, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
Southern Point ©
Southern Point

1
night
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 9th (Fri): make a trip to The Dome of Light, then take in the exciting artwork at The Pier-2 Art Centre, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ai He (Love River).

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kaohsiung trip planner.

Drive from Hengchun to Kaohsiung in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Shopping Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Pier-2 Art Centre ©
The Pier-2 Art Centre
Ai He (Love River) ©
Ai He (Love River)
The Dome of Light
The Dome of Light

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