10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  9 h
1
Taichung
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Taipei
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Hualien
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Hengchun
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  10 h
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the world behind art at National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, then see the interesting displays at 921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Pusasi. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Lukang, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Lugang Old Street, and then take a stroll through Rainbow Village Taichung.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Taichung road trip website.

Singapore, Singapore to Taichung is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Traveling from Singapore in February, things will get cooler in Taichung: highs are around 22°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Taichung

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Changhua
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Lugang Old Street ©
Lugang Old Street
921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan ©
921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts ©
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts

3
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.
Popular historic sites such as Lungshan Temple and Guandu Temple (Kuantu Temple) are in your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Songshan Ciyou Temple and Taipei Confucius Temple. Change things up with a short trip to Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) in Ruifang (about 46 minutes away). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at National Palace Museum, see the interesting displays at The Grand Hotel Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chih Nan Temple (Zhinan Temple), and steep yourself in history at Heritage And Culture Education Center Of Taipei.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Taipei tour planning site.

You can take a train from Taichung to Taipei in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Taipei, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Hualien.

Things to do in Taipei

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
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Lungshan Temple ©
Lungshan Temple
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Dalongdong Bao An Temple ©
Dalongdong Bao An Temple

1
night
Hualien

Hualien ©
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
On the 12th (Wed), hike along Shakadang Trail, then enjoy the sand and surf at Chishingtan Scenic Area, and then trek along Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto).

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hualien road trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Taipei to Hualien takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Hualien when traveling from Taipei in February, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hengchun.

Things to do in Hualien

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Chishingtan Scenic Area ©
Chishingtan Scenic Area
Shakadang Trail ©
Shakadang Trail
Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto) ©
Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto)

3
nights
Hengchun

Hengchun ©
Located on the southern tip of the eponymous peninsula, Hengchun serves as the entry point to Kenting National Park, often attracting more travelers than locals with its tropical beach resorts and bustling night markets.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): get outside with White Sand Bay and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Kenting National Park and then kick back and relax at Shadao Ecological Reserve.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Hengchun trip planner.

Getting from Hualien to Hengchun by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train. While traveling from Hualien, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Hengchun, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium
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National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium ©
Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling

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