8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan trip planner

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Drive to Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport, Fly to Kaohsiung International Airport, Drive to Hengchun
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Hengchun
— 3 nights
Bus to Kaohsiung, Fly to Penghu
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Magong
— 1 night
Fly
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Taipei
— 3 nights
Fly

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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.
Appreciate the collections at National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium and Taipower. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kenting National Park and Fu'an Temple. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Sand Island (Sa-Dau), get great views at Kenting Wanli Dong, enjoy the sand and surf at Little Bay Beach, and make a trip to Feng Chui Sha.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Hengchun trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Hong Kong, China to Hengchun is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. In April, daytime highs in Hengchun are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Magong.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 9 — 12:

Magong

— 1 night
Most visitors take a trip to Magong to see Penghu's iconic landmark, the famed Tianhou Gong Mazu temple, honoring the Chinese sea goddess and dating back to the 16th century.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Penghu Tianhou Temple, make a trip to Cimeiyu, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Shanshui Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Magong attractions app.

Getting from Hengchun to Magong by combination of bus and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Magong

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 13:

Taipei

— 3 nights

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Juming Museum and Miniatures Museum of Taiwan. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Palace Museum and Taipei Confucius Temple. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Dalongdong Bao An Temple, admire the striking features of Heritage And Culture Education Center Of Taipei, take a stroll through Ximending, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Lungshan Temple.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Taipei trip builder tool.

Fly from Magong to Taipei in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 13 — 16:

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.