15 days in Taiwan Itinerary

15 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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1
Taipei
— 1 day
2
Jiaoxi
— 2 nights
3
Luodong
— 2 nights
4
Nantou
— 3 nights
5
Kaohsiung
— 4 nights
6
Tai'an
— 1 night
7
Zhunan
— 2 nights

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): make a trip to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, then examine the collection at National Palace Museum, and then browse the different shops at Taipei 101.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Taipei attractions app.

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiports are Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Taipei Songshan Airport and Taichung Ching Chuang Kang Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Taipei can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jiaoxi.

Things to do in Taipei

Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 3:
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101

2
nights
Jiaoxi

Jiaoxi ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): see the interesting displays at Lanyang Museum, witness a stunning natural landmark at Jiaosi Hot Spring, then take in the dramatic scenery at Wufengchi Waterfall, and finally don't miss a visit to Jimi Square - Yilan Station. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the natural beauty of Jiaosi Hot Spring Park, witness a stunning natural landmark at Tangweigou Jiaosi Hot Spring Park, and then get outside with Lin Mei Shi Pan Trail.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Jiaoxi trip maker.

Getting from Taipei to Jiaoxi by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Luodong.

Things to do in Jiaoxi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Jimi Square - Yilan Station, Lanyang Museum
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 4:
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Wufengchi Waterfall ©
Wufengchi Waterfall
Jiaosi Hot Spring
Jiaosi Hot Spring
Lin Mei Shi Pan Trail ©
Lin Mei Shi Pan Trail

2
nights
Luodong

Luodong ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the activities along Meihua Lake, stroll around Luodong Sports Park, then make a trip to Yilan Luodong Forestry Culture Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Shanfa Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): take in the natural beauty of Suao Cold Spring, then make a trip to Lucky Art Crayon Factory, then explore the galleries of National Center for Traditional Arts, and finally stop by Lotung.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Luodong sightseeing planner.

Luodong is just a short distance from Jiaoxi. In December, daily temperatures in Luodong can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nantou.

Things to do in Luodong

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Su'ao, Meihua Lake, National Center for Traditional Arts
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 6:
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Luodong Sports Park ©
Luodong Sports Park
Meihua Lake ©
Meihua Lake
Lucky Art Crayon Factory ©
Lucky Art Crayon Factory

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nights
Nantou

Nantou ©
Nantou provides good access to the cultural and natural sites of the surrounding county of the same name.
On the 7th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Caotun Leicang Si, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Moon Lake, and then don't miss a visit to Wenwu Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Rainbow Village Taichung, then make a trip to Tunghai University, and then identify plant and animal life at Gaomei Wetland.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nantou online road trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and train from Luodong to Nantou in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daily temperatures in Nantou can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Nantou

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Taichung, Lugang Old Street
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Gaomei Wetland ©
Gaomei Wetland
Wenwu Temple ©
Wenwu Temple

4
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 find plenty of places to visit near Kaohsiung: Kenting National Park (in Hengchun), Chimei Museum (in Rende) and National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium (in Checheng). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Cijin Island, take in the exciting artwork at The Pier-2 Art Centre, admire the striking features of Formosa Boulevard Station, and make a trip to Dragon Tiger Tower.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kaohsiung attractions planner.

Drive from Nantou to Kaohsiung in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Nantou in December; daily highs in Kaohsiung reach 29°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Tai'an.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Kenting National Park, Chimei Museum, National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium ©
Cijin Island ©
Cijin Island

1
night
Tai'an

Tai'an ©
Tai'an Township is a mountain indigenous township in southeastern Miaoli County, Taiwan. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take in the pleasant sights at Shei-Pa National Park Guanwu Recreation Area, then examine the collection at Taiya Museum, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Tai'an Hot Spring Area, and finally take in the natural beauty of Taianhushan Hot Spring.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Tai'an route planner.

Traveling by car from Kaohsiung to Tai'an takes 4 hours. Traveling from Kaohsiung in December, expect Tai'an to be slightly colder, temps between 24°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Zhunan.

Things to do in Tai'an

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Taianhushan Hot Spring
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Tai'an Hot Spring Area ©
Tai'an Hot Spring Area
Shei-Pa National Park Guanwu Recreation Area ©

2
nights
Zhunan

Zhunan ©
Zhunan Township is an urban township in northern Miaoli County, Taiwan.Geography Area: Population: 85,005 (January 2017 estimate)Administrative divisionsThe township comprises 25 villages: Dacuo, Dapu, Dingpu, Gangqi, Gongguan, Gongyi, Haikou, Jiaxing, Kaiyuan, Longfeng, Longshan, Qiding, Shanjia, Shengfu, Tianwen, Xinnan, Yingpan, Zhaonan, Zhengnan, Zhonggang, Zhonghua, Zhongmei, Zhongying, Zhunan and Zhuxing.Institutions National Health Research InstitutesSights and facilitiesZhunan was traditionally a beach and fishing community, and is closely associated with the sea goddess Matsu. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): snap pictures at Sheng Sing Station Long Teng Bridge and then get in on the family fun at Leofoo Village Theme Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Zhunan trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tai'an to Zhunan takes 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zhunan

Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sheng Sing Station Long Teng Bridge, Leofoo Village Theme Park, Flying Cow Ranch
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Leofoo Village Theme Park ©
Leofoo Village Theme Park
Flying Cow Ranch ©
Flying Cow Ranch

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