22 days in Taiwan Itinerary

22 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Taipei
— 2 nights
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Hualien
— 3 nights
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Taitung
— 3 nights
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Hengchun
— 3 nights
5
Kaohsiung
— 2 nights
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Magong
— 1 night
7
Nantou
— 5 nights

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2
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Taipei

Taipei ©

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.
Dalongdong Bao An Temple and Guandu Temple (Kuantu Temple) will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Songshan Ciyou Temple and Taipei Confucius Temple. Get out of town with these interesting Taipei side-trips: Wufengchi Waterfall (in Jiaoxi) and Lanyang Museum (in Toucheng).

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Taipei trip builder.

Brussels, Belgium to Taipei is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Brussels to Taipei. Traveling from Brussels in November, things will get warmer in Taipei: highs are around 29°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Hualien.

Things to do in Taipei

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Taipei Confucius Temple ©
Taipei Confucius Temple
Dalongdong Bao An Temple ©
Dalongdong Bao An Temple
Wufengchi Waterfall ©
Wufengchi Waterfall

3
nights
Hualien

Hualien ©

Huashi

Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Escape the urban bustle at Yun Shan Shuei Ecological Farm and Shakadang Trail. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lintienshan Forestry Culture Park and Qixing Lake Binhai Bicycle Road. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Su-Hua Highway, trek along Yanzihkou Trail (Swallow Grotto), contemplate the waterfront views at Shihtiping, and appreciate the views at Mukumugi Valley.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Hualien driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Taipei to Hualien in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Taitung.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Lintienshan Forestry Culture Park ©
Lintienshan Forestry Culture Park
Shakadang Trail ©
Shakadang Trail
Mukumugi Valley ©
Mukumugi Valley

3
nights
Taitung

Taitung ©

Eastern City

Sitting between the mountains and the sea, Taitung offers pleasing scenery no matter what direction you face.
Step off the beaten path and head to Orchid Island(Lanyu) and Sanxiantai. Escape the urban bustle at Green Island and Mantou Rock. There's more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Prehistory and walk around Taidong Forest Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Taitung trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Hualien to Taitung takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hengchun.

Things to do in Taitung

Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Green Island ©
Green Island
Sanxiantai ©
Sanxiantai
Orchid Island(Lanyu) ©
Orchid Island(Lanyu)

3
nights
Hengchun

Hengchun ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium and Taipower. Step off the beaten path and head to Kenting National Park and White Sand Bay. There's still lots to do: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Feng Chui Sha, and walk around Longpan Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hengchun trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Taitung to Hengchun by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. November in Hengchun sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Hengchun

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium ©

2
nights
Kaohsiung

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 13th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Fengyi Academy, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fo Guang Shan, and then get to know the fascinating history of Lungshan Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at National Museum of Taiwan History, then admire the masterpieces at Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, and then ponder the world of politics at Kaohsiung Main Public Library.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Kaohsiung online attractions planner.

You can drive from Hengchun to Kaohsiung in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Magong.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Fo Guang Shan ©
Fo Guang Shan
National Museum of Taiwan History ©
National Museum of Taiwan History
Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts ©
Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts

1
night
Magong

Magong ©
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.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Penghu Tianhou Temple, make a trip to Cimeiyu, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Shanshui Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Magong travel route website.

Traveling by flight from Kaohsiung to Magong takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nantou.

Things to do in Magong

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Shanshui Beach ©
Shanshui Beach
Penghu Tianhou Temple ©
Penghu Tianhou Temple
Cimeiyu
Cimeiyu

5
nights
Nantou

Nantou ©
Nantou provides good access to the cultural and natural sites of the surrounding county of the same name.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lugang Old Street and National Museum of Natural Science. Get some historical perspective at Wenwu Temple and Zi Nan Temple. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nantou: Lukang (Lugang Longshan Temple & Lukang) and National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts (in West District). On the 18th (Wed), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan). There's still lots to do: grab your bike and head to Siang Shan Bikeway, admire the landmark architecture of Sun Moon Lake Ci-en Pagoda, and get outside with Sun Moon Lake Bikeway.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Nantou sightseeing planning app.

Do a combination of flight, taxi, train, and bus from Magong to Nantou in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in November, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Nantou

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 15 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Lugang Old Street ©
Lugang Old Street
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan) ©
Hehuan Mountain (Hehuanshan)
Wenwu Temple ©
Wenwu Temple

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