10 days in Kaohsiung & Taipei Itinerary

10 days in Kaohsiung & Taipei Itinerary

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Kaohsiung
— 3 nights
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Taipei
— 6 nights

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nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Cijin Island and Caishan Natural Park. Explore Kaohsiung's surroundings by going to Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia) (in West Central District) and Chimei Museum (in Rende). The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at The Pier-2 Art Centre, make a trip to The Dome of Light, explore the activities along Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, and take in the pleasant sights at Xizi Bay Tunnel.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kaohsiung online road trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Kaohsiung is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in December; daily highs in Kaohsiung reach 29°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Tainan
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Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
Cijin Island ©
Cijin Island
Ai He (Love River) ©
Ai He (Love River)

6
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.
Attractions like National Palace Museum and Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Taipei: YehLiu Geopark (in Wanli), Keelung River (in Bali) and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) (in Ruifang). Pack the 15th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Taipei Children's Amusement Park. categoryPhrases.sentence.. Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101, contemplate the long history of Taipei Confucius Temple, appreciate the history behind National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, and hunt for treasures at Shilin Night Market.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Taipei tour itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Kaohsiung to Taipei in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Kaohsiung in December, expect nights in Taipei to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are little chillier, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Theme Parks · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

New Taipei
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
YehLiu Geopark ©
YehLiu Geopark
Taipei Zoo ©
Taipei Zoo

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