11 days in Taipei & Hengchun Itinerary

11 days in Taipei & Hengchun Itinerary

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Start: Taipei
1
Taipei
— 7 nights
Train + Bus:  5 h
2
Hengchun
— 3 nights
Bus + Train:  5 h
End: Taipei

7
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sandiaojiao Lighthouse and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street). Get in touch with nature at Yilan Lover's Bay and Neipi Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Taipei: Lanyang Museum (in Toucheng), National Center for Traditional Arts (in Wujie) and Jimi Square - Yilan Station (in Yilan City). see BabyBoss. There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area, don't miss a visit to Keelung Harbor, identify plant and animal life at Dongshan River Forest Park, and steep yourself in history at Taipei Confucius Temple.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Taipei online trip planner.

If you are flying in from Thailand, the closest major aiports are Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Taipei Songshan Airport and Taichung Ching Chuang Kang Airport. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hengchun.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

New Taipei, Wujie, Dongshan, Lanyang Museum, Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 28:
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Neipi Beach ©
Neipi Beach
Caoling Historic Trail (Tsaoling Trail) ©
Caoling Historic Trail (Tsaoling Trail)
Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area ©
Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Spring Scream, Paradise of Deer, White Sand Bay, and other attractions you added. On the 29th (Sat), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Paradise of Deer, enjoy the sand and surf at Dawan Kenting Beach Park, enjoy the sand and surf at White Sand Bay, then catch an array of music performances at Spring Scream, then explore the galleries of National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, and finally get interesting insight from Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Fangliao Railway Art Village, then wander the streets of Fu'an Temple, then make a trip to Guan Shan Fude Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Hengchun South Gate.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hengchun trip builder.

You can do a combination of train and bus from Taipei to Hengchun in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in September, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Checheng, Fangliao Railway Art Village, Jialeshuei Surf Beach
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 1:
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium ©
Fu'an Temple ©
Fu'an Temple
Dawan Kenting Beach Park ©
Dawan Kenting Beach Park

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