Uncover the Treasures of Taiwan – Where Ancient and Modern Merge in Harmony. Explore the cities of Taipei and Tainan, where ancient and modern sit side by side, and lose yourself in the natural beauty of Sun Moon Lake and Taroko National Park. This magical and diverse island has so much to offer, and on our Treasures of Taiwan tour, you can experience it for yourself!
- Fully Inclusive: Enjoy a hassle-free adventure with all your travel essentials included.
- Touring with Guides and Entrance Fees: Expert guides will lead you to the most captivating attractions, with entrance fees taken care of.
- Included Meals:
- Breakfasts: 12
- Lunches: 11
- Dinners: 12
- Flights: International flights and current taxes are part of your package.
- Accommodation: Stay in comfortable 3+/4-star accommodations for a restful night’s sleep.
- Group Tour: Connect with fellow travelers in a group setting, with a maximum group size of 28.
- Physical Rating 1: This tour is suitable for those comfortable with walking, navigating some steps, and spending time on their feet.
Experience the harmonious blend of tradition and innovation in the cities of Taiwan, while immersing yourself in the stunning natural landscapes of Sun Moon Lake and Taroko National Park. Join us on this remarkable journey to uncover the hidden treasures of Taiwan.
DAYS 1-2: Fly overnight to Taipei
- Fly overnight to Taipei, Taiwan’s bustling capital.
- Depending on your time of arrival, you’ll have the opportunity to start soaking up the local culture.
- This evening, meet with your National Escort and fellow travelers for dinner at a nearby local restaurant.
DAY 3: A day in Taipei
- Begin your explorations at the National Palace Museum, housing the world’s largest collection of Chinese art and artifacts.
- Visit the Martyrs’ Shrine.
- Explore CKS Memorial Hall, Longshan Temple, and ascend Taipei 101 for panoramic city views.
DAY 4: Scenic Sun Moon Lake
- Depart Taipei for Sun Moon Lake.
- Visit the Wen Wu Temple and enjoy a motorboat cruise around the lake.
- Explore the Holy Monk Shrine, Cien Pagoda, and Tehua aboriginal village.
DAY 5: Tea Plantation
- Visit a famous tea farm to learn about tea growth and production.
- Take a cable car to Formosan Cultural Village.
- Enjoy leisure time, with an option for biking around Sun Moon Lake.
DAY 6: Discover Tainan
- Travel to Tainan, Taiwan’s oldest city.
- Explore Chihkan Tower and Confucius Temple.
- Wander the old streets of the Anping district and view the sunset from Anping Harbour.
DAY 7: Explore Kaohsiung
- Head to Kaohsiung, visit the Dragon & Tiger Tower, Spring & Autumn Pavilion, and Foguanshan Monastery.
- Enjoy a vegetarian feast for lunch.
- Explore the Buddhist Museum and Great Buddha Land.
- Visit the Martyrs’ Shrine at Shoushan.
DAY 8: Visit Kenting National Park
- Travel to Kenting, the gateway to Kenting National Park.
- Explore the diverse landscapes and beaches of the park.
DAY 9: Discover Sheding Nature Park
- Spend the morning at Sheding Nature Park, taking in the ocean views at Oluanpi Lighthouse.
- Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 10: Ocean drive to Taitung
- Drive along the scenic east coast to Taitung.
- Continue to Chihpen, famous for its hot springs.
- Enjoy an evening of traditional music and dance.
DAY 11: Head to Taroko
- Travel north to Hualien, the gateway to Taroko National Park.
- Enjoy stops along the way, including Donghe and Cisingtan Lake.
DAY 12: Explore Taroko National Park
- Visit the Gorge Gateway, Eternal Spring Shrine, and Swallow Grotto in Taroko National Park.
- Enjoy a leisurely walk through the park’s beautiful landscapes.
DAY 13: Return to Taipei
- Take a photo stop at Cingshuei Cliff.
- Visit the Kavalan Whisky Distillery for tastings.
- Return to Taipei via Yilan and enjoy a farewell dinner.
DAY 14: Fly Taipei to the UK
- Fly back to the UK, arriving home the same or following day.