8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  8​h
1
New Taipei
— 1 night
train:  15​min
2
Taipei
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Wujie
— 1 night
bus + train:  4​h
4
Tainan
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
5
Kaohsiung
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur


Learn more about your trip

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.
On the 26th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Yeh Liu Geo Park and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street).

To see photos and more tourist information, refer to the New Taipei trip itinerary builder website .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to New Taipei is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in November, things will get little chillier in New Taipei: highs are around 29°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Taipei.

Things to do in New Taipei

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Yeh Liu Geo Park ©
Yeh Liu Geo Park
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, and then browse the different shops at Taipei 101. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): make a trip to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail), then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taipei Zoo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hsing Tian Kong, and finally wander the streets of Ximending.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Taipei day trip planning app .

Taipei is just a short distance from New Taipei. In November, daytime highs in Taipei are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Wujie.

Things to do in Taipei

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101

1
night
Wujie

Wujie ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Dongshan River Forest Park, get outside with Lucky Art, then admire the striking features of Dancewoods Garden, and finally don't miss a visit to Jimi Square - Yilan Station.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Wujie trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Taipei to Wujie in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tainan.

Things to do in Wujie

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Dongshan River Forest Park, Lucky Art, Jimi Square - Yilan Station
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Jimi Square - Yilan Station ©
Jimi Square - Yilan Station

2
nights
Tainan

Tainan
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
On the 30th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Chimei Museum, then don't miss a visit to Hai Shan Pai le Di, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia). Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Erliao Guanriting, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), then steep yourself in history at Anping Tree House, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Anping Guanyinting.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tainan attractions website .

Traveling by combination of bus and train from Wujie to Tainan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can take a train to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 1:
Highlights from your plan
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)
Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
Anping Tree House ©
Anping Tree House

1
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at The Pier-2 Art Centre, don't miss a visit to The Dome of Light, and then head outdoors with Ai He (Love River).

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kaohsiung trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by train from Tainan to Kaohsiung takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Kaohsiung can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Museums Shopping Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
The Pier-2 Art Centre ©
The Pier-2 Art Centre
Ai He (Love River) ©
Ai He (Love River)
The Dome of Light
The Dome of Light

Similar Plans

10 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Hualien & Taipei BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Taipei, Hualien & New Taipei BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans