13 days in Taiwan Itinerary

13 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan trip itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

13 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
+2
Fly + subway + train:  7​h 45​min
1
Pingtung
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Tainan
— 2 nights
3
Taichung
— 3 nights
4
New Taipei
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Singapore

3
nights
Pingtung

Pingtung ©
Mostly serving as a base for exploring Kenting National Park, Pingtung enjoys a pleasant, subtropical climate, sandy beaches, and a friendly atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium and Donglong Temple. Spend the 4th (Wed) exploring nature at Kenting National Park. It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Kenting Long Keng Ecological Reserve and pause for some serene contemplation at Wan Jin Church.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pingtung driving holiday app .

Singapore, Singapore to Pingtung is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Tainan.

Things to do in Pingtung

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
Wan Jin Church ©
Wan Jin Church

2
nights
Tainan

Tainan ©
The oldest city in the country, Tainan stood as the island's capital during feudal times.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Pujidian, and then get to know the fascinating history of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia). On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Chimei Museum and then explore the engaging exhibits at Tree Valley Life Science Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Tainan trip planner .

Getting from Pingtung to Tainan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Taichung.

Things to do in Tainan

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum ©
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum
Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)
Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia)

3
nights
Taichung

Taichung ©
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.
Bring the kids along to National Museum of Natural Science and National Taiwan Craft Research and Development Institute. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rainbow Village Taichung and Lukang. Go for a jaunt from Taichung to Yuchi to see Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Kaomei Wetland, explore the world behind art at Goldmine928 Massage Center Taichung, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Pusasi.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Taichung journey planner.

Getting from Tainan to Taichung by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Tainan in December, expect Taichung to be slightly colder, temps between 24°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to New Taipei.

Things to do in Taichung

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Nantou, Lukang
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Natural Science ©
National Museum of Natural Science
Kaomei Wetland ©
Kaomei Wetland
Rainbow Village Taichung ©
Rainbow Village Taichung

4
nights
New Taipei

New Taipei ©
Xinbei, also known as New Taipei City, stands as a newly founded part of the wider Taipei metropolitan area, stretching up from the capital to the island's northern coast.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) and Hsing Tian Kong. Appreciate the collections at National Palace Museum and National Taiwan Science Education Center. Explore New Taipei's surroundings by going to Leofoo Village Theme Park (in Guanxi) and Dongyan Mountain Forest Recreation Area (in Fuxing District). There's much more to do: get to know the resident critters at Taipei Zoo, make a trip to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and take a stroll through Ximending.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read New Taipei day trip planning site .

You can take a train from Taichung to New Taipei in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 18°C. On the 15th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Taipei

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Taipei, Leofoo Village Theme Park, Dongyan Mountain Forest Recreation Area
Find places to stay Dec 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Taipei Zoo ©
Taipei Zoo
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)

Similar Plans

14 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Taiwan BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans