7 days in Taiwan Itinerary

7 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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7 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  10​h
1
Taipei
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sanyi
— 1 night
train:  30​min
3
Taichung
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Tainan
— 1 night
train:  1​h
5
Kaohsiung
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Singapore


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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, examine the collection at National Palace Museum, and then admire the landmark architecture of Taipei 101. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): make a trip to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail), get to know the resident critters at Taipei Zoo, and then hunt for treasures at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street).

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Taipei route builder .

Singapore, Singapore to Taipei is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Singapore in January, expect Taipei to be cooler, temps between 22°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sanyi.

Things to do in Taipei

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)

1
night
Sanyi

Sanyi ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Carp Pond Water Reservoir Scenic Lookouts, then examine the collection at Dapunei Marble Soda Museum, then explore the galleries of Taiwan Hakka Museum, and finally hike along Sih Yue Syue Trail.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Sanyi online holiday planner .

Getting from Taipei to Sanyi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. January in Sanyi sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can take a train to Taichung.

Things to do in Sanyi

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Tongluo
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Taiwan Hakka Museum ©
Taiwan Hakka Museum

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.
On the 11th (Sat), engage your brain at National Museum of Natural Science, then examine the collection at Taiwan Balloon Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Gaomei Wetland, and finally take a stroll through Rainbow Village Taichung.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Taichung day trip planning tool .

Taichung is just a stone's throw from Sanyi. In January in Taichung, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Tainan.

Things to do in Taichung

Museums Wildlife Childrens Museums
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National Museum of Natural Science ©
National Museum of Natural Science
Gaomei Wetland ©
Gaomei Wetland
Rainbow Village Taichung ©
Rainbow Village Taichung

1
night
Tainan

Tainan
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
On the 12th (Sun), examine the collection at Chimei Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ji Dian Wu Miao, then get to know the fascinating history of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia), and finally contemplate the long history of Anping Tree House.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tainan trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Taichung to Tainan by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Taichung in January; daily highs in Tainan reach 29°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites Museums
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Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)
Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
Anping Tree House ©
Anping Tree House

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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.
On the 13th (Mon), stop by The Pier-2 Art Centre, don't miss a visit to Dragon Tiger Tower, and then get outside with Ai He (Love River).

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kaohsiung online trip maker .

You can take a train from Tainan to Kaohsiung in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Shopping Museums Outdoors
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The Pier-2 Art Centre ©
The Pier-2 Art Centre
Ai He (Love River) ©
Ai He (Love River)
Dragon Tiger Tower ©
Dragon Tiger Tower

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