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$1172 Cultural & Theme Tours

9 days Taiwan Excursion-4 Star (2 people minimum)

ItineraryDay 1: Airport pick up-HotelPass By: Taoyuan International Airport MRT, Zhongzheng District, TaipeiPick up from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport~HotelTaste Taiwanese local food at night market and lounging about the department storeNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: TAIPEI FULLERTON EAST/CAPITAL HOTEL SONGSHAN/GOLDEN CHINA HOTEL/TAIPEI CITY HOTEL or similar level of HotelDay 2: Keelung Harbor, Yeliou & Northern Coast Tour/Jioufen & Northeast Coast TourStop At: Yeh Liu Geo Park, Wanli, New TaipeiHotel~40 min drive~Yehliu Scenic Park (Queen’s Head Rock)~Chung Cheng Park~Buddha StatueLunch (Beef noodles)~Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street), Ruifang, New TaipeiNortheast Coast Tour (Yin Yang Sea~Nanya Rock Formations~Jinguashih (pass by)~Jioufen Old Street~Exquisite Shopping Center~HotelDuration: 4 hoursMeals included: • LunchAccommodation included: TAIPEI FULLERTON EAST/CAPITAL HOTEL SONGSHAN/GOLDEN CHINA HOTEL/TAIPEI CITY HOTEL or similar level of HotelDay 3: Taipei-TaichungStop At: Sun Moon Lake, Yuchi, NantouPick up from Hotel~Puli~Puli Town (Puli Brewery)~Sun Moon Lake (Wen Wu Temple~Ita Thao~Holy Monk Shrine)~Sightseeing by boat~Taichung~HotelDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: MAISON DE CHINE TAICHUNG/LAI LAI HOTEL/TAICHUNG CHARMING CITY HOTEL/FUSHIN HOTEL/INHOUSE HOTEL or similar level of HotelDay 4: Taichung-ChiayiStop At: Lukang, Lukang, ChanghuaPick up from Hotel~Lukang Historic Area (Mazu Temple~Lukang Old Street)~head to Kaoshiung by bus or train~HotelDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: CHIAYI TSUN HUANG HOTEL/RENYI LAKE HOTEL/SOUTH URBAN HOTEL/ROYAL CHIAYI HOTEL/KUAN HOTEL or similar level of HotelDay 5: Chiayi-KaoshiungStop At: Alishan National Forest Recreation Area, Alishan, Chiayi CountyPick up form Hotel~2.5 hour drive~Alishan National Scenic Area (Sister Lakes~Three generations tree)~transfer to Kaoshiung by bus or train~HotelDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: HOTEL KINGDOM/GREET IN/HARBOUR 10 HOTEL/WO HOTEL/JUST SLEEP KOASHIUNG ZHONGZHENG or similar level of HotelDay 6: Kaoshiung-KentingStop At: Kenting National Park, Hengchun, PingtungPick up from Hotel~Maopitou~Eluanbi Lighthouse~Kenting National Park~back to Kaoshiung~HotelDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: HOTEL KINGDOM/GREET IN/HARBOUR 10 HOTEL/WO HOTEL/JUST SLEEP KOASHIUNG ZHONGZHENG or similar level of HotelDay 7: Kaoshiung-HualienStop At: Spring and Autumn Pavilion, Zuoying, KaohsiungPick up from Hotel~Kaoshiung City Tour (Chengcing Lake~Spring & Autumn Pavilions~Sizih Bay~Former British Consulate)~transfer to Hualien by bus or train~ HotelDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: JUST SLEEP HUALIEN/HOYA RESORT HOTEL/PARK CITY HOTEL HUALIEN VACATION/LEALEA GARDEN HOTEL HUALIEN Day 8: Hualien-TaipeiStop At: Taroko National Park, Xiulin, HualienPick up from Hotel~Taroko Gorge National Park (Eternal Spring Shrine, Swallow Grotto, Shakadang, Marble Bridge)~Marble Exhibition Center~Chihsing Beach~Stone Sculpture~Hualien Station~Entrain to Taipei (about 2.5 hours)~HotelDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: TAIPEI FULLERTON EAST/CAPITAL HOTEL SONGSHAN/GOLDEN CHINA HOTEL/TAIPEI CITY HOTEL or similar level of HotelDay 9: Hotel-AirportPass By: Taoyuan International Airport MRT, Zhongzheng District, TaipeiPick up from Hotel~Taoyuan International Airport~Go homeNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$129 Private & Custom Tours

1-Day Private Tour of Alishan Mountain in Taiwan

Enjoy a full one-day private tour exploring the majestic mountains of Alishan National Forest in Taiwan.Pickup from your hotel in Chiayi or Chiayi railway stations. Includes lunch, mineral water and insurance.Itinerary: • Taiwan’s premier mountain resort is more than 2,000 m above sea level and offers much more than striking views of the Central Mountain Range.  • Approached by a road that passes through prime tea-growing country, Alishan is a place where visitors can truly immerse themselves in nature. • Setting out from the lowlands, you’ll soon see how the foliage and forest changes as we gain elevation. At Shizhuo we’ll make a stop so you can see tea plantations up close before proceeding to the main attraction: Alishan National Forest Recreation Area, a sprawling nature reserve criss-crossed by user-friendly trails.  • Even people who don’t consider themselves hikers will find themselves drifting through sublime alpine woodlands.  • The fresh air and exercise will likely mean you’ll fall asleep in the vehicle long before we get you back to your hotel or transfer you to the transport hub of your choice.

$149 Cultural & Theme Tours

1-Day Chiayi Private Tour in Taiwan

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Lukang, Lukang, ChanghuaTour the historic city of Lugang with its amazing temples and street food. Duration: 6 hours

$931 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Around Taiwan in 8 days

Day1. • Taipei free and easy • Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3-Star Check Inn or equivalentDay2. • Pick-up at hotel in Taipei City • Drive along the picturesque Qingshui Cliff, the largest coastal cliff in Taiwan • Explore the breathtaking, world-renowned Taroko National Park • Enjoy a guided tour of its spectacular mountains, marble canyons, gorges, rapid rivers, and stunning waterfalls • Accommodations: TripAdivosr 3.5-Star Day Plus Hualien (or equivalent)Day3. • Breakfast at hotel • Drive on the scenic Highway 9 through the bucolic East Rift Valley • Visit the Tropic of Cancer Marker • Cycle on beautiful roads and bike paths passing through rice paddies and flower filled fields. • Accommodation:  TripAdivosr 3-Star TCE Resort or equivalent  Day4. • Breakfast at hotel • Drive across Taiwan’s southern banana belt region • Reach Kaohsiung and explore the spacious grounds and the great Buddha of Taiwan’s largest Buddhist monastery • Arrive in Tainan, Taiwan’s oldest city and spiritual heart • Accommodation: TripAdivosr 4-Star The Place Tainan or equivalent    Day5. • Breakfast at hotel • Cultural exploration of Tainan including ancient temples, neighborhoods and fortresses. • Healing soak at the geothermal Guanziling Mud Springs of Tainan • Drive from Tainan to Chiayi • Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3.5-Star Hotel Day Plus Chiayi or equivalentDay6. • Breakfast at hotel • Visit the old town of Lugang, famous for its temples, culture and historical sites • Discover the old folks and snacks in Lugang old street and traditional arts in Lugang Osmanthus Alley Artist Village • Create your own traditional dough figurine • Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3.5-Star Hotel Day Plus Taichung or equivalentDay7. • Breakfast at hotel • Enjoy the majestic scenery of Sun Moon Lake and go on a scenic shuttle boat tour • Exploration and tea tour at the Maolanshan Tea Plantation • Shopping at Taipei 101 shopping mall • Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3-Star Check Inn or equivalentDay8. • Taipei free and easy

$771 Private & Custom Tours

8-days Self Drive in Taiwan

Day 1. Airport to Taipei City Airport pick up and drop off at your accommodation in Taipei City.Pick up your car (led by local rental car service) Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3-Star Check Inn or equivalent Day 2. Taipei to Hualien Suggested Itinerary: Drive along the picturesque Qingshui Cliff, the largest coastal cliff in TaiwanExplore the breathtaking, world-renowned Taroko National ParkEnjoy its spectacular mountains, marble canyons, gorges, rapid rivers, and stunning waterfalls Accommodations: TripAdivosr 3.5-Star Day Plus Hualien (or equivalent) Day3. Hualien to Taitung Suggested Itinerary: Breakfast at hotelDrive on the scenic Highway 9 through the bucolic East Rift ValleyVisit the Tropic of Cancer MarkerCycle on beautiful roads and bike paths passing through rice paddies and flower filled fields. Accommodation:  TripAdivosr 3-Star TCE Resort or equivalent   Day4. Taitung to Tainan Suggested Itinerary: Breakfast at hotelDrive across Taiwan’s southern banana belt regionReach Kaohsiung and explore the spacious grounds and the great Buddha of Taiwan’s largest Buddhist monasteryArrive in Tainan, Taiwan’s oldest city and spiritual heart Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3-Star Jia-Jia-at West Market Hotel or equivalent     Day5. Tainan to Chiayi Suggested Itinerary: Breakfast at hotelCultural exploration of Tainan including ancient temples, neighborhoods and fortresses.Healing soak at the geothermal Guanziling Mud Springs of TainanDrive from Tainan to Chiayi Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3.5-Star Hotel Day Plus Chiayi or equivalent Day6. Chiayi to Taichung Suggested Itinerary: Breakfast at hotelVisit the old town of Lugang, famous for its temples, culture and historical sitesDiscover the old folks and snacks in Lugang old street and traditional arts in Lugang Osmanthus Alley Artist VillageCreate your own traditional dough figurine Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3.5-Star Hotel Day Plus Taichung or equivalent Day7. Taichung to Taipei Suggested Itinerary: Breakfast at hotelEnjoy the majestic scenery of Sun Moon Lake and go on a scenic shuttle boat tourExploration and tea tour at the Maolanshan Tea PlantationShopping at Taipei 101 shopping mall Accommodation: TripAdivosr 3-Star Check Inn or equivalent Day8. Taipei to the Airport Return the car and get dropped off at the TPE Airport

$11.80 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Combo Ticket of Southern and North Branch of the National Palace Museum

The Southern Branch of National Palace Museum is located in Taibao City of Chiayi County (approx. 25 mins by car from Chiayi downtown; approx. 2.5 hours by car from central Taipei). This combo ticket also allows you to visit another symbolic National Palace Museum located in Shilin, Taipei. Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum Southern Branch is located in the south part of Taiwan - Taibao City, Chiayi County (approx. 2.5 hours by car from central Taipei). The museum is also known for its modern architecture designed by Kris Yao. The concept of its design originated from the three brush strokes of Chinese painting - nongmo (thick ink), feibai (dry brush) and xuanran (ink wash). (North Branch) National Palace Museum in Taipei In 1925, the National Palace Museum was originally established as the Palace Museum in the Forbidden City in China with collection of artwork and artifacts from the imperial collections. In August 1965, construction of the National Palace Museum located in Taipei was completed. The museum boasts a large collection that encompasses 8,000 years of Chinese history with nearly 700,000 pieces of permanent collection of ancient Chinese imperial artifacts and artworks inherited from the Song, Yuan, Ming, and Qing courts. Approximately 3,000 pieces of the museum's collection can be viewed at the museum. The collection of National Palace Museum comes in different forms and materials including ceramics, metal work, carvings, painting and calligraphy. Some of the most popular pieces includes the Jadeite Cabbage and Meat-shaped Stone. Jadeite Cabbage is a piece of jadeite carved into the shape of a cabbage head, and with a large and a small grasshopper camouflaged in the leaves. The Meat-shaped Stone is a piece of jasper and its dyed and textured surface makes the layers of skin, lean meat, and fat materialized lifelike. While enjoying the artifacts and artworks collection at the National Palace Museum, don't forget to take a walk around the museum to appreciate the museum architecture and its beautiful garden.