5 days in Taiwan Itinerary

5 days in Taiwan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kota Kinabalu
+4
Fly + Foot + Train + Foot + Train:  7 h 15 min
1
Hualien
— 1 night
Train:  3 h
2
New Taipei
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Foot + Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Kota Kinabalu

1
night
Hualien

Hualien ©
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
On the 30th (Sat), hike along Taroko Gorge and then enjoy the sand and surf at Chishingtan Scenic Area.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hualien journey planner.

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia to Hualien is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, subway, and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can take a train to New Taipei.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Taroko Gorge ©
Taroko Gorge
Chishingtan Scenic Area ©
Chishingtan Scenic Area

3
nights
New Taipei

New Taipei ©
Xinbei, also known as New Taipei City, stands as a newly founded part of the wider Taipei metropolitan area, stretching up from the capital to the island's northern coast.
Step out of New Taipei with an excursion to National Palace Museum in Shilin--about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: stop by Ximending, buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101, hunt for treasures at Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), and appreciate the history behind Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the New Taipei tour planner.

Traveling by train from Hualien to New Taipei takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. November in New Taipei sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Taipei

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Taipei
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Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
Taipei Zoo ©
Taipei Zoo
Ximending
Ximending

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