Best of Taiwan 5-Day Tour

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See the best of Taiwan in only 5 days, with visits to Sun Moon Lake, Tainan, Kaohsiung, Kenting, and Lukang. Stay in the best 5-star hotels throughout your journey.

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Highlights

  • Discover the unique landforms and biodiversity of Kenting National Park
  • Explore East Coast National Scenic Area—Taiwan's last unspoiled land
  • Enjoy a luxurious 4-night stay at top-notch local 5-star hotels
  • Unearth Lukang's Treasures among the historic heritages
  • Unveil Tainan's centry-old historic relics

Description

Explore the natural wonders of Taiwan on a 5-day tour from Taipei. Visit Sun Moon Lake, walk with Buddhist monks at Fo Guang Shan Monastery, drive along the East Coast National Scenic Area, and more. Enjoy accommodation in 5-star hotels. Day 1: Taipei and Sun Moon Lake Following hotel pickup, drive to Sun Moon Lake, located in the lofty mountains of Central Taiwan. Stop at the Wenwu Temple, dedicated to Confucius as the Master of Pen and to Kuan Ti as the Master of Sword. Continue your sightseeing tour to the Holy Monk Shrine and Tse-En Pagoda. Stay overnight at Fleur De Chine Hotel in Sun Moon Lake (or Le Méridien Taichung in Taichung or similar). Day 2: Tainan and Kaohisung After breakfast at your hotel, hop on the bus and make your way to Tainan, the oldest city in Taiwan, celebrated for its abundance of historic buildings and profound historical heritage. Your adventure proceeds with a visit to Fort Zeelandia. After exploring Fort Zeelandia, take a leisurely walk along Anping Old Street. After lunch, your next destination is Kaohsiung. Upon your arrival, your first stop is the renowned Fo Guang Shan Monastery, founded by the Venerable Master Hsing Yun. During your visit, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with a knowledgeable monk who provides insights into the doctrines and development of Buddhism. Stay overnight at Grand Hilai Hotel in Kaohsiung (or similar). Day 3: Kaohsung and Kenting, After breakfast, set out on your journey as you head south toward the border to explore Kenting National Park. Stop at the Eluanpi Lighthouse, Maopitou, Chuanfan Rock, and Longpan Park. Following your exploration of the park. Stay overnight at Grand Hilai Hotel in Kaohsiung (or similar). Day 4: Tainan After a restful night's sleep and a delightful breakfast, your 5-day exploration of Taiwan continues as you journey along the enchanting west coast. Prepare for an immersive adventure as you delve into the remarkable collection of Western artifacts housed in the Chimei Museum, and uncover the rich historical heritage of Tainan, the ancient capital city. Stay overnight at Silk Place in Tainan (or a similar hotel). Day 4: Tainan, Lukang and Taipei On the last day of your 5-day tour in Taiwan, you'll set off to explore the renowned Tainan Confucius Temple, delving into its rich cultural legacy. Following this enriching experience, you'll journey to Lukang, a destination steeped in a timeless charm that evokes the beauty of ancient poetry and nostalgia. After enjoying lunch at your own expense, you'll head back to Taipei and arrive at your hotel later in the afternoon.

Includes

Hotel pickup and drop-off Licensed tour guide Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle 4-night accommodation (5-star hotels) 4 hotel breakfasts (hot buffet) Entry ticket to Fort Zeelandia, Maobitou and Eluanpi Lighthouse

Important Information

  • Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by adults
  • Infants must sit on laps and share existing bedding with adults
  • 2 people will share 1 twin room; for an odd number of individuals, 3 people will share 1 triple room
  • The sequence and time of stay at tour stops might be adjusted according to the traffic/weather condition
  • Enjoy a multilingual experience as our tour guide provides simultaneous commentary in Mandarin and English
  • If the German-speaking tour option is selected, our tour guide will provide simultaneous commentary in both English and German
  • We regret to inform you that due to the recent earthquake, the Taroko leg of your itinerary has been replaced with Tainan and Lukang.

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