14 days in Taiwan Itinerary

14 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kaohsiung
— Few hours
2
Tainan
— 3 nights
3
Taichung
— 3 nights
4
Taipei
— 4 nights
5
Kaohsiung
— 3 nights

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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.
To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kaohsiung holiday planner.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Kaohsiung is an approximately 6-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Taipei Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in December; daily highs in Kaohsiung reach °C and lows reach °C. You'll set off for Tainan on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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Tainan

Tainan ©
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Anping Tree House, Anping Fort (Anping gubao) and Blueprint Culture & Creative Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Anping Tree House, stop by Anping Gubao Ancient Street, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Anping Fort (Anping gubao), and finally make a trip to Blueprint Culture & Creative Park.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Tainan tour planning app.

Traveling by car from Kaohsiung to Tainan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. December in Tainan sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Taichung.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Anping Tree House ©
Anping Tree House
Anping Fort (Anping gubao) ©
Anping Fort (Anping gubao)
Anping Gubao Ancient Street ©
Anping Gubao Ancient Street

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Lukang and Lugang Longshan Temple.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Taichung online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tainan to Taichung takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Tainan in December, expect Taichung to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. On the 27th (Thu), you'll travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Taichung

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Changhua
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Lukang ©
Lukang
Lugang Longshan Temple ©
Lugang Longshan Temple

4
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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.
Do your shopping at Dihua Street and Miramar Entertainment Park. Get in touch with nature at Wufengchi Waterfall and Dongshan River Forest Park. Venture out of the city with trips to National Center for Traditional Arts (in Wujie), Jimi Square - Yilan Station (in Yilan City) and Meihua Lake (in Dongshan). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at National Palace Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hsing Tian Kong, and appreciate the history behind National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Taipei trip planner.

Traveling by car from Taichung to Taipei takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 31st (Mon), you'll travel to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Dongshan, National Center for Traditional Arts, Jimi Square - Yilan Station, Wufengchi Waterfall
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 31:
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Wufengchi Waterfall ©
Wufengchi Waterfall
Dihua Street ©
Dihua Street

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Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): head outdoors with Ai He (Love River). On your second day here, kick back and relax at Dapeng Bay National Scenic Area, thenidentify plant and animal life at Kenting Long Keng Ecological Reserve, and then browse the different shops at Taroko Park.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kaohsiung online trip planner.

You can take a train from Taipei to Kaohsiung in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. When traveling from Taipei in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Kaohsiung, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

Dapeng Bay National Scenic Area, Kenting Long Keng Ecological Reserve
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Kenting Long Keng Ecological Reserve ©
Kenting Long Keng Ecological Reserve
Taroko Park ©
Taroko Park
Dapeng Bay National Scenic Area ©
Dapeng Bay National Scenic Area

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