37 days in Taiwan Itinerary

37 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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37 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Ramallah
Travel:  74​h
Nantou County
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Chiayi County
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Kaohsiung
— 7 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 15​min
Hualien County
— 6 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
Taipei
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Yilan County
— 2 nights
Travel:  74​h
Ramallah

5
days
Nantou County

Nantou County ©
Nantou provides good access to the cultural and natural sites of the surrounding county of the same name.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tianhou Temple (in Changhua County) and Taichung (National Museum of Natural Science, Tanyashen Cycleway, & more). Pack the 31st (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Moon Lake, admire the natural beauty at Sun Moon Lake Butterfly Garden, take in the awesome beauty at Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan), and relax in the rural setting at Cingjing Veterans Farm.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nantou County trip planning tool .

Ramallah, Palestinian Territories to Nantou County is an approximately 74-hour travel. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Ramallah to Nantou County due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Chiayi County.

Things to do in Nantou County

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Taichung, Tianhou Temple
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Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) ©
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan)
Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village ©

4
days
Chiayi County

Chiayi County ©
A rugged landscape scattered with villages and vast plains of untouched nature, Chiayi County stretches between sea and mountains on the southwestern coast.
Venture out of the city with trips to Chiayi (Alishan Linye Village & Huiyisenghuo Village, Chiayi Park, & more) and Penghu County (Penghu Aquarium & Penghu Islands). There's more to do: delve into the lush surroundings at Ali Mountain (Alishan) and stroll through the Monument of Tropic of Cancer, Chiayi.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Chiayi County trip planner .

Traveling by car from Nantou County to Chiayi County takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Chiayi County, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Chiayi County

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chiayi, Penghu County
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Ali Mountain (Alishan) ©
Ali Mountain (Alishan)
Penghu Islands ©
Penghu Islands

7
days
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: Tainan (Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia), Chimei Museum, & more) and Pingtung County (National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium & Xiao Liu Qiu). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum, make a trip to The Dome of Light, tour the pleasant surroundings at Chengcing Lake, and explore the activities along Ai He (Love River).

To find maps and other tourist information, read Kaohsiung sightseeing planning app .

You can drive from Chiayi County to Kaohsiung in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Chiayi County in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Kaohsiung: highs are around 34°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hualien County.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

#Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Tainan, Pingtung County
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Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum ©
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum

5
days
Hualien County

Hualien County ©
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Make the 18th (Wed) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's still lots to do: trek along Taroko Gorge, explore the landscape on two wheels at Qixing Lake Binhai Bicycle Road, appreciate the views at Mukumugi Valley, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Xiangde Temple.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hualien County online attractions planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Kaohsiung to Hualien County in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Taipei.

Things to do in Hualien County

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
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Taroko Gorge ©
Taroko Gorge
Zhuilu Old Trail ©
Zhuilu Old Trail
Chishingtan Scenic Area ©
Chishingtan Scenic Area

7
days
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Taipei: Xinbei (Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), Danshuei, & more) and Keelung Harbor (in Keelung). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Palace Museum, contemplate the long history of Taipei Confucius Temple, explore and take pictures at National Taiwan University, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taipei Zoo.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Taipei trip planning site .

You can take a train from Hualien County to Taipei in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in April, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Yilan County.

Things to do in Taipei

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Shopping

Side Trips

Xinbei, Keelung Harbor
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Taipei Zoo ©
Taipei Zoo
National Palace Museum ©
National Palace Museum
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

2
days
Yilan County

Yilan County ©
The coastal city of Yilan makes a good base for trips around the wider eponymous county.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the activities along Meihua Lake and then take in the awesome beauty at Taipingshan National Forest Recreation Area. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Yilan Luodong Forestry Culture Park, admire the sheer force of Wufengchi Waterfall, and then don't miss a visit to Jimi Square - Yilan Station.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yilan County trip builder website .

You can drive from Taipei to Yilan County in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Yilan County are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yilan County

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Wufengchi Waterfall ©
Wufengchi Waterfall
Yilan Luodong Forestry Culture Park ©

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