31 days in Taiwan Itinerary

31 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Fly
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Taichung
— 3 nights
Drive
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Alishan
— 1 night
Drive
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Tainan
— 4 nights
Drive
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Hengchun
— 4 nights
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Drive to Kaohsiung International Airport, Fly to Kinmen Airport, Drive to Jinning
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Jinning
— 2 nights
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Drive to Kinmen Airport, Fly to Kaohsiung International Airport, Drive to Liuqiu
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Liuqiu
— 1 night
Ferry to Donggang, Train to Taitung
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Taitung
— 4 nights
Drive
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Hualien
— 4 nights
Train
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Taipei
— 6 nights
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Taichung

Cultural City

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 out of town with these interesting Taichung side-trips: Yuchi (Wenwumiaohoushan Park, Sun Moon Lake, &more). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Gaomei Wetland, ponder the world of politics at Wanchungong, examine the collection at Taiwan Balloon Museum, and wander the streets of Rainbow Village Taichung.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Taichung trip planner.

Thessaloniki, Greece to Taichung is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Thessaloniki to Taichung. Traveling from Thessaloniki in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 28°C in Taichung. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Alishan.

Things to do in Taichung

Parks · Theme Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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Alishan

Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shun Bao Fu De Temple, take a peaceful walk through Alishan National Forest Recreation Area, then take in the pleasant sights at Sister Lake, and finally make a trip to Yuyupas.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Alishan planner.

Getting from Taichung to Alishan by car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tainan.

Things to do in Alishan

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Tainan

Phoenix City

The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Explore Tainan's surroundings by going to Ai He (Love River) (in Yancheng) and Zuoying (Guomao Community, Lianchi (Lotus) Lake, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Anping Tree House, get great views at Erliao Guanriting, don't miss a visit to Old Tainan District Court, and deepen your knowledge of military history at Anping Fort (Anping gubao).

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tainan trip site.

Traveling by car from Alishan to Tainan takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Hengchun.

Things to do in Tainan

Historic Sites · Parks · Spas · Museums

Side Trip

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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.
Spend the 11th (Wed) exploring nature at Kenting National Park. There's lots more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Little Bay Beach, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium, and walk around Eluanbi.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hengchun online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Tainan to Hengchun takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Hengchun are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Jinning.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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Jinning

Jinning Township is a rural township in Kinmen, Fujian Province, Republic of China. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): head off the coast to Jiangongyu Islet, examine the collection at The Wind Lion Cutural Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Kinmen Military Headquarters of the Qing Dynasty, then browse the exhibits of Jincheng Civil Defense Tunnel, and finally admire the striking features of Chenjinglan Mansion. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with Cheng Gong Beach, make a trip to Qionglin Residential Community , then step off the mainland to explore Kinmen Island, and finally stroll around Zhongshan Forest.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Jinning online day trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Hengchun to Jinning. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Liuqiu.

Things to do in Jinning

Parks · Nature · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

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Liuqiu

On the 17th (Tue), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll around Xiao Liu Qiu, and then see the vivid underwater world at Beauty Cave.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Liuqiu online vacation builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Jinning to Liuqiu. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Taitung.

Things to do in Liuqiu

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature
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Taitung

Eastern City

Sitting between the mountains and the sea, Taitung offers pleasing scenery no matter what direction you face.
Taitung is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Lu Yeh High Land, head outdoors with Guanshan Bicycle Path, don't miss a visit to Sleeping Beauty Rock, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Luye Longtian Bikeway District.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Taitung day trip planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and train from Liuqiu to Taitung in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Hualien.

Things to do in Taitung

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 21:

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Hualien

Huashi

Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Hualien is known for trails, nature, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Taroko Gorge, get interesting insight from Island Life Taiwan Adventures & Experiences, contemplate the long history of Gangtiangong, and make a trip to Chongde Bay.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Hualien trip planner.

You can drive from Taitung to Hualien in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Taipei.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 25:

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Taipei

City of Azaleas

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Ruifang (Gold Museum, New Taipei Government, Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Lungshan Temple, explore the landscape on two wheels at Fengguikou, take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Taipei trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Hualien to Taipei in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Taipei are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip

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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.