9 days in Pingxi, Taipei & Taichung Itinerary

9 days in Pingxi, Taipei & Taichung Itinerary

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9 days in Pingxi, Taipei & Taichung Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Pingxi
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Taipei
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Taichung
— 3 nights
+2
train + subway + Fly:  9​h
End: Singapore

1
night
Pingxi

Pingxi ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Shifen Waterfall, look for gifts at Sky Lantern Grandma, then make a trip to Shifen Old Street, then make a trip to Shifen Waterfall Walk Area, and finally admire the sheer force of Wanggu Waterfall.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Pingxi trip itinerary maker .

Singapore, Singapore to Pingxi is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Taipei.

Things to do in Pingxi

Parks Nature Shopping
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Shifen Waterfall ©
Shifen Waterfall
Shifen Old Street ©
Shifen Old Street
Wanggu Waterfall ©
Wanggu Waterfall

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ximending as well as BabyBoss. Change things up with a short trip to Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) in Ruifang (about 46 minutes away). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Palace Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taipei Zoo, pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and don't miss a visit to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail).

To see photos and other tourist information, read our Taipei travel planner.

Taipei is just a short distance from Pingxi. In June, daily temperatures in Taipei can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Taichung.

Things to do in Taipei

Fun & Games Theme Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
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Taipei Zoo ©
Taipei Zoo
BabyBoss ©
BabyBoss
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum

3
nights
Taichung

Taichung ©
Known its good weather, Taichung boasts an interesting set of cultural attractions, including many temples showing the development of religious architectural styles in the area and forming focal points for most tours of Taichung.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Taiwan Balloon Museum as well as Sun Moon Lake. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village and National Museum of Natural Science.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Taichung trip planning app .

Traveling by train from Taipei to Taichung takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Taichung can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Taichung

Theme Parks Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nantou
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Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village ©
National Museum of Natural Science ©
National Museum of Natural Science
Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake

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