12 days in Yilan Itinerary

12 days in Yilan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Datong
— 3 nights
2
Jiaoxi
— 6 nights

3
nights
Datong

Datong ©
Datong Township is a mountain indigenous township in the southwestern part of Yilan County, Taiwan. Take a break from the city and head to Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area and Jiuzhize (Renzhe) Hot Springs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Datong: Nan'ao (Emerld Peak Lake & Jinyue Waterfall). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Qilan Shenmuyuan, trek along Taiwan Beech National Trail, witness a stunning natural landmark at Qingshui Spring, and make a trip to Jian Qing Huai Gu Trail.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Datong tour itinerary maker tool.

Adelaide, Australia to Datong is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Taipei Standard Time (CST) is minus 1.5 hours. When traveling from Adelaide in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Datong, with highs around 32°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Jiaoxi.

Things to do in Datong

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Nan'ao, MaKau Ecological Park
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Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area ©
Taiwan Beech National Trail ©
Taiwan Beech National Trail
Jiuzhize (Renzhe) Hot Springs ©
Jiuzhize (Renzhe) Hot Springs

6
nights
Jiaoxi

Jiaoxi ©
Sanctuary of Our Lady of WuFongCi and Jiaosi SieTian Temple will appeal to history buffs. Get outdoors at Wufengchi Waterfall and Neipi Beach. Explore Jiaoxi's surroundings by going to Suao Cold Spring (in Su'ao) and Dongshan (Meihua Lake, Yilan Sancing Temple, &more).

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Jiaoxi trip website.

You can drive from Datong to Jiaoxi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Jiaoxi are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Jiaoxi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Dongshan, Toucheng, Yilan City, Su'ao, Wujie
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 31:
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Wufengchi Waterfall ©
Wufengchi Waterfall
National Center for Traditional Arts ©
National Center for Traditional Arts
Lanyang Museum ©
Lanyang Museum