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Taiwan: 5-day tour of the country's highlights

Visit Taiwan's top attractions in just 5 days. Explore Sun Moon Lake, Foguangshan, Kaohsiung, Kenting, Taitung, the East Coast and Taroko. Stay in the best 5-star hotels during the trip.

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Duration 5 days
Start time 07:30
Guide
English, Chinese, German
Collection included
Pick-up from any hotel in Taipei city center (please provide the name of your hotel and ask for a pick-up option)

Your experience

  • Discover the best sights in Taiwan in just 5 days
  • Stay in the best 5-star hotels on the island
  • Enjoy a swim in the Sun Moon Lake hot springs
  • Visit the famous Wenwu Temple
  • Meet monks at Fo Guan Shan Monastery
  • Take a tour of Kaohsiung, Taiwan's second largest city
  • Drive through the Kenting National Park area
Take a 5-day tour of Taiwan and explore the most impressive places and natural beauty of the country. This luxury tour includes overnight stays in the best 5-star hotels, a visit to the hot springs of the Sun Moon Lake, a tour of the Fo Guang Shan Monastery with Buddhist monks, a drive along the spectacular East Coast National Scenic Area and much more. Learn more about the fascinating island. Travel from the capital Taipei in the north to Kenting National Park on the southern tip and along the east coast. Pass Hualien and drive back to Taipei. Day 1: Taipei / Sun Moon Lake natural hot spring Get picked up in central Taipei and drive to Sun Moon Lake. This is located at an altitude of 762 meters above sea level in the high mountains in central Taiwan. The tour takes you to the famous Wen Wu Temple, which is dedicated to the philosopher Confucius and General Guan Yu. See the Holy Monk Shrine and Tse-En Pagoda. After the sightseeing tour, drive to check-in at your hotel and stay at the Fleur De Chine with a view of the Sun and Moon Lake, or in a similar hotel. Enjoy the natural hot springs at Hotel Fleur de Chine. Day 2: Sun Moon Lake / Fo Guang Shan Monastery / Kaohisung After breakfast at your hotel, drive to Fo Guang Shan Monastery, the most famous sacred Buddhist site in southern Taiwan. Learn about Buddhism during the walking tour of the monastery and sample a Buddhist vegetarian lunch (own expense). Chat with some of the monks and nuns as you visit the main shrine and a large Buddha statue. Continue to Kaohsiung, the second largest city in Taiwan, and visit the former British Consulate, Love River and Lio Ho night market. Stay in Kaohsiung at the Grand Hi-Lai Hotel or similar. Day 3: Kaohsung / Kenting / Taitung (hot springs) Take a morning tour of Kenting National Park, located on the southern tip of Taiwan. Drive 23 miles along the coast on 3 sides of the park and marvel at the corals. Make a stop at the Oluanpi Lighthouse, the Maopitou Coastal Scenic Area and the Kenting Forest Recreation Area. Continue on the Southern Link Highway to Taitung. Stay there at the Royal Hotel Chihpen or in a similar accommodation. Day 4: Taitung / East Coast National Scenic Area / Hualien After breakfast, enjoy an exhilarating tour of the East Coast National Scenic Area. This area is also known as “Taiwan's Last Untouched Landscape” and stretches about 170 kilometers along the east coast of the island. The weather conditions and erosion have created a variety of different landscapes. Your tour will take you to Siaoyeliou, Sansientai, stone step terraces and the Baxian Cave (Caves of the 8 Immortals). Drive to Hualien in the late afternoon and spend the night at Silks Place Taroko or similar accommodation. Day 5: Hualien / Taroko Gorge / Taipei Spend a full day in Taroko National Park. Visit the Taroko Gorge, an exceptionally beautiful narrow gorge formed by the Rivu River, which cut deep into the marble mountains. Ride a road built into the rock walls and through forested peaks and cliffs. Many meters further down, the river rushes through gigantic marble rocks. Make a stop at the Shrine of Eternal Spring, the Swallow Grotto, the Loving Mother's Bridge, Tianxiang and a marble factory. Travel back to Taipei on the Su-Hwa Highway and through the eight-mile Hsuei-Shan Long Tunnel. You arrive in town at around 7:00 p.m.
  • Breakfast buffet in the hotels throughout the tour
  • 4 nights in 5-star hotels
  • Transfer in an air-conditioned bus
  • Local travel insurance
  • All entries for the activities mentioned in the description
  • Lunch and dinner
  • Tip (optional)
  • People with reduced mobility
Existing security measures
  • All necessary protective equipment is provided
  • All customer contact points are cleaned regularly
  • Customers have to keep their distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to avoid crowds
Requirements for travelers
  • All guests must have a fever measurement

Overall rating

4,9 / 5

based on 49 ratings

Overview

  • Guide 4.7 / 5
  • Transport 4.6 / 5
  • Price-performance 4.8 / 5
  • Security 4.8 / 5

My experience from the last 5 days Taiwan tour was great! This has to start with the nice tour guide and safe bus driver, then with the sights and the schedule. We were fortunate to have good weather throughout the trip. We didn't miss any of the planned routes without mentioning the bonus short hiking trails so often emphasized by the tour guide as "good news". Among many fond memories, I once cherished the tour guide, MR Eric Lin, who had personally returned to the jade store to find my son and I looked at him in panic after the break. MR Eric is bilingual. Most of the time he tried to speak two languages ​​in English and Chinese with the group (repeating the same messages). This also means that he had less time to rest. The bus driver was patient and had demonstrated good driving skills and safety awareness. Surprisingly, mac

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The trip is well suited to get to know the country. The really outstanding event was the visit to the Tarokko Gorge. That was great. To look at the Sonne Mondsee is nice. But nothing more. Visiting a night market at 5:30 p.m. is, as the name suggests, too early. The guide was very friendly and helps in every situation. The hotels on the trip were good to very good. There was nothing wrong with that.

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We had very good hotels, a safe driver and went to a lot of interesting places. But it was really our local guide Eric who made the difference. Apart from getting everything well organized he could answer all our questions and gave us a lot of background information without which we could not have appreciated the tour in the same way.

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