5 days in Taiwan Itinerary

5 days in Taiwan Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Taiwan vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Kaohsiung
Train to Taichung, Taxi to Yuchi
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Yuchi
— 1 night
Drive
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Taipei
— 3 nights
Fly

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Kaohsiung

Harbor City

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 10th (Sat), get outside with Ai He (Love River).

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Singapore, Singapore to Kaohsiung is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Singapore in November, with highs in Kaohsiung at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Yuchi.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Outdoors
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Yuchi

— 1 night
Yuchi Township is a rural township in the center of Nantou County, Taiwan.HistoryFormerly called Go-sia-poAdministrative divisionsThe township comprises 13 villages: Dalin, Dayan, Gonghe, Riyue, Shuishe, Toushe, Tungchi, Tungguang, Wucheng, Wudeng, Xincheng, Yuchi and Zhongming.Tourist attractions Cih-en Pagoda Dajhu Lake Waterbirds Reserve Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village Kong-ming Temple Lalu Lalu Island Peacock Park Shuei-she Mountain Sun Moon Lake Syuentzang Temple Wen Wu TempleTransportationProvincial Highway No. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Xuan Guang Si, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Moon Lake, and then steep yourself in history at Wenwu Temple.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Yuchi online visit planner.

Traveling by combination of train and taxi from Kaohsiung to Yuchi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Kaohsiung in November; daily highs in Yuchi reach 30°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Taipei.

Things to do in Yuchi

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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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 find plenty of places to visit near Taipei: Keelung Harbor (in Zhongzheng District) and Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) (in Ruifang). And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, get engrossed in the history at National Palace Museum, don't miss a visit to Elephant Mountain (aka Nangang District Hiking Trail), and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taipei Zoo.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Taipei vacation builder website.

Traveling by car from Yuchi to Taipei takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Taipei sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Taiwan travel guide

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Landmarks · Gift & Specialty Shops · Shopping Malls
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.