5 days in Taichung, New Taipei & Taipei Itinerary

5 days in Taichung, New Taipei & Taipei Itinerary

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5 days in Taichung, New Taipei & Taipei Itinerary

Start: Manila, Luzon
car:  3​h
1
Taichung
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
2
New Taipei
— 1 night
train:  15​min
3
Taipei
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Manila, Luzon

1
night
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 Cingjing Veterans Farm as well as Wuling Farm. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): experience rural life at Wuling Farm and then relax in the rural setting at Cingjing Veterans Farm.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Taichung trip itinerary website .

Manila, Philippines to Taichung is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Manila in October: high temperatures in Taichung hover around 34°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to New Taipei.
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Cingjing Veterans Farm ©
Cingjing Veterans Farm
Wuling Farm ©
Wuling Farm

1
night
New Taipei

New Taipei ©
Xinbei, also known as New Taipei City, stands as a newly founded part of the wider Taipei metropolitan area, stretching up from the capital to the island's northern coast.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): hunt for treasures at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) and then explore the striking landscape at Yeh Liu Geo Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our New Taipei route builder tool .

Getting from Taichung to New Taipei by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. October in New Taipei sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to take a train to Taipei.

Things to do in New Taipei

Nature Parks Shopping
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YehLiu Geopark ©
YehLiu Geopark
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)

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.
On the 31st (Thu), take an in-depth tour of National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine, take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taipei Zoo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hsing Tian Kong, then appreciate the history behind Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and finally wander the streets of Ximending.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Taipei trip maker tool .

Taipei is very close to New Taipei. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Taipei Zoo ©
Taipei Zoo
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

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