8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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8 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Kaohsiung
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
2
Nantou
— 2 nights
3
New Taipei
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
On the 4th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Tainan Theological College, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Chihkan Tower (Fort Provintia), and then see the interesting displays at Chimei Museum. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Ai He (Love River), make a trip to Dragon Tiger Tower, then shop like a local with The Pier-2 Art Centre, then get a sense of history and politics at Kaohsiung Main Public Library, and finally make a trip to The Dome of Light.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kaohsiung trip maker app .

Singapore, Singapore to Kaohsiung is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore in November, expect Kaohsiung to be slightly colder, temps between 34°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Nantou.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tainan
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Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum
The Pier-2 Art Centre ©
The Pier-2 Art Centre
Ai He (Love River) ©
Ai He (Love River)

2
nights
Nantou

Nantou ©
Nantou provides good access to the cultural and natural sites of the surrounding county of the same name.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Sun Moon Lake Toushehuo Basin Recreation Farm, contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Moon Lake, and then explore the striking landscape of Wenwumiaohoushan Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) and then relax in the rural setting at Cingjing Veterans Farm.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nantou road trip website .

You can take a train from Kaohsiung to Nantou in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kaohsiung in November, with highs in Nantou at 30°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to New Taipei.

Things to do in Nantou

Nature Parks
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Sun Moon Lake ©
Sun Moon Lake
Cingjing Veterans Farm ©
Cingjing Veterans Farm
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) ©
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan)

3
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.
When in New Taipei, make a side trip to see National Palace Museum in Shilin, approximately 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), pause for some photo ops at National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and browse the different shops at Taipei 101.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New Taipei trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Nantou to New Taipei by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in November, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New Taipei

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trip

Taipei
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

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