10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

10 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan attractions planner

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Nantou
— 1 night
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Pingtung City
— 1 night
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Hengchun
— 3 nights
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Taitung
— 1 night
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Hualien
— 3 nights
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Nantou

— 1 night
Nantou provides good access to the cultural and natural sites of the surrounding county of the same name.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): delve into the lush surroundings at Ali Mountain (Alishan). On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan).

To find photos and tourist information, you can read our Nantou trip itinerary planner.

Taipei to Nantou is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In March in Nantou, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Pingtung City.

Things to do in Nantou

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 10 — 11:

Pingtung City

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): don't miss a visit to A Jia's Home, discover the deep blue sea with Liuqiu Dive, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Jinxuan Church.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Pingtung City trip builder app.

Drive from Nantou to Pingtung City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Nantou in March, with highs in Pingtung City at 31°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hengchun.

Things to do in Pingtung City

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 11 — 12:

Hengchun

— 3 nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to White Sand Bay and Sand Island (Sa-Dau). Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Longpan Park and White Sand Bay. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, take in panoramic vistas at Southern Point, explore the striking landscape of Kenting National Park, and don't miss a visit to Feng Chui Sha.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Hengchun travel route app.

Traveling by car from Pingtung City to Hengchun takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Taitung.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 12 — 15:

Taitung

— 1 night

Eastern City

Sitting between the mountains and the sea, Taitung offers pleasing scenery no matter what direction you face.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Taitung Brown's Road, identify plant and animal life at Sanxiantai, and then stroll around Taidong Forest Park.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Taitung sightseeing site.

Traveling by car from Hengchun to Taitung takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Hualien.

Things to do in Taitung

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 16:

Hualien

— 3 nights

Huashi

Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Visiting Dolphin and Whale Watching-Turumoan Company and Baiyang Trail will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Shakadang Trail and Yun Shan Shuei Ecological Farm. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on Island Life Taiwan Adventures & Experiences, tour the pleasant surroundings at Shihtiping, trek along Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto), and don't miss a visit to Principal Dream Factory.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hualien online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Taitung to Hualien in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can take a train back home.

Things to do in Hualien

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 19:

Taiwan travel guide

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Landmarks · Flea Markets · Gift & Specialty Shops
Heart of Asia
A sliver of land just off China's east coastline, Taiwan represents one of the world's most densely populated countries--and one of Asia's most powerful economies. History buffs on a tour of Taiwan will discover ancient artifacts stored at outstanding national museums narrating nearly 10,000 years of Asia's history. Those interested in more active pursuits can organize a Taiwan itinerary around its modern mountain resorts, well-developed beaches, and protected forests sheltering hundreds of species of native plant and animal life. Begin your visit in Taipei, a vibrant capital city with a thriving entertainment scene, relatively inexpensive accommodations, and an eclectic culinary scene.