8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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1
New Taipei
— 1 night
2
Taipei
— 2 nights
3
Wujie
— 1 night
4
Tainan
— 2 nights
5
Kaohsiung
— 1 night


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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 YehLiu Geopark and then hunt for treasures at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street).

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our New Taipei trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to New Taipei is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in November, with highs in New Taipei at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Taipei.

Things to do in New Taipei

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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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 27th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, thenget engrossed in the history at National Palace Museum, and then browse the different shops at Taipei 101. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail), get to know the resident critters at Taipei Zoo, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Hsing Tian Kong, and finally visit Ximending.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Taipei tour itinerary website.

Taipei is just a stone's throw from New Taipei. In November in Taipei, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Wujie.

Things to do in Taipei

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
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Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101

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night
Wujie

Wujie ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the striking features of Dancewoods Garden, identify plant and animal life at Dongshan River Forest Park, thenrelax in the rural setting at Guangsing Farm, and finally don't miss a visit to Jimi Square - Yilan Station.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Wujie trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Taipei to Wujie in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. November in Wujie sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Tainan.

Things to do in Wujie

Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Guangsing Farm, Jimi Square - Yilan Station, Dongshan River Forest Park
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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Chimei Museum, thendon't miss a visit to Hai Shan Pai le Di, and then get to know the fascinating history of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia). Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Erliao Guanriting, appreciate the extensive heritage of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), thensteep yourself in history at Anping Tree House, and finally admire the striking features of Anping Guanyinting.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Tainan travel planning app.

You can do a combination of bus and train from Wujie to Tainan in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive 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 2nd (Mon), take in the exciting artwork at The Pier-2 Art Centre, thendon't miss a visit to The Dome of Light, and then get outside with Ai He (Love River).

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

Traveling by car from Tainan to Kaohsiung takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to 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
The Dome of Light
The Dome of Light
Ai He (Love River) ©
Ai He (Love River)

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