9 days in Hualien, Taitung & Taipei Itinerary

9 days in Hualien, Taitung & Taipei Itinerary

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9 days in Hualien, Taitung & Taipei Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + foot + train:  11​h
1
Hualien
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Taitung
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
3
Taipei
— 4 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  10​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
Hualien

Hualien ©
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Get a sense of the local culture at Wenwu Temple and Xuanguang Temple. Get outdoors at Chishingtan Scenic Area and Ch'ing-shui Cliff. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Taroko Gorge, pause for some photo ops at Eternal Spring Shrine, and hike along Yanzihkou Trail.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hualien trip maker website .

Singapore, Singapore to Hualien is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Taitung.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Nantou
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Chishingtan Scenic Area ©
Chishingtan Scenic Area
Taroko Gorge ©
Taroko Gorge
Ch'ing-shui Cliff ©
Ch'ing-shui Cliff

1
night
Taitung

Taitung ©
Sitting between the mountains and the sea, Taitung offers pleasing scenery no matter what direction you face.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Kung-Tung, go for a stroll along the water at Lvdaoshilang, and then visit a coastal fixture at Green Island Lighthouse.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Taitung trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Hualien to Taitung takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Taitung

Wildlife Beaches Parks
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Green Island Lighthouse ©
Green Island Lighthouse

4
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.
Yangmingshan National Park and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) will appeal to history buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Ximending and National Palace Museum. Step out of Taipei with an excursion to Laomei Green Reef in Shimen--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall and buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101.

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

Getting from Taitung to Taipei by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Taipei are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

New Taipei
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
Yangmingshan National Park ©
Yangmingshan National Park

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