7Days 6Nights Beautiful Landscape of Western Taiwan – Every WED
Day1 WED Departure Taipei Hotel: Champion Hotel or similar
Upon arrival, transfer to Taoyuan County- After check in, free at own leisure.
Day2 THU Taipei – Nantou B/Lunch: Own Expenses/D Hotel: Peikong creek resort or similar
Yeliu: The natural rock formations of Yeliu are an amazing array of artistic shapes created by erosion and other natural forces.
Jiufen: Once the mountain town abandoned after digging gold fever subsided, the town is bustling again because of the movie “City of Sadness” and becomes as the most popular and longest old street in Taiwan. It provides a wide range of souvenirs and snacks, attracting a large number of tourists. If you come to Jiufen do not miss the famous snack – the taro balls.
Formosan Era Village: Formosan Era Village is the largest indoor mall with traditions in Asia. The mall consists of old military communities, Hakka villages, native tribes, Jiji Train Station, the evening market, temple yard snack shops…..etc. It combines experiences of the traditional life, the eating culture and the reality show, faithfully presenting a rich and colorful social landscape.
Day3 FRI Nantou B/L/D Hotel: LiChing Garden Villa or similar
Chun Tai Monastery: It is the biggest Buddhist shrine in central Taiwan. The architecture combines both Chinese and Western engineering methods. The temple cost for NT$4.7 billion can be described as the most advanced five-star temples!
Tunnel of Wine Pot: It is composed of hundreds of wine pots and the stacking arrangement is like a tunnel looking from the entrance to the other end.
TaiYi Ecological Leisure farm: Taiwana farmwith natural ecological education, agriculture in the region has increased in recent years,has a huge population of butterflies butterfly garden, insect ecology museum, the water garden restaurant, flower house, photosynthetic Square, cactus ecological zones, Yahua living museum and other recreational, ecological zones, most particular lyin the case ofthe park’s “Flowertemple”! Next to the temple also has a “Flora Trevi Fountain” for people wishing to come here.
Cingjing farm: Cingjing farm was established by retired military officers and soldiers. It is stayed up very high altitude, often clouded and foggy, thus named ‘Taoyuan in the mist’. A great number of sheep bred in the park and sheep show held on holidays.In the park you may well peak Cilai mountains and beautiful sceneries. It is Taiwan’s most beautiful farm.
Day4 SAT Nantou-Kaohsiung B/L/ Dinner: Own Expenses Hotel: Garden Plaza Hotel or similar
SUN moon Lake: The SUN Moon Lake, located in the middle of Taiwan, with an elevation of 748 meters above sea level, is the only natural big lake in Taiwan. The southern part of Lalu Island is shaped like a new moon, and the northern part is shaped like a sun; hence the name SUN Moon Lake.
Wen-Wu Temple: Located in the northern waist, dedicated to Confucius (Wen-sheng), Yue Fei and Guan Yu (Wu Sheng), named after temples built along the mountain. The temple consisted of three sections, colored golden-yellow, is a typical northern China styled momentum.
Liuhe Night Market : The night market is not far away if youwalk from Kaohsiung Railway Station along the Zhongshan Road
straightforward, which takes only ten minutes more, and then turnright to Liuhe Road. In daytime, the market is a straight road, and
turns into prosperous market area in nighttime. There are 138 stalls in Liuhe Night Market, most of them serve snacks and food
Day5 SUN Kaohsiung-Taichung B/L/Dinner: Own Expenses Hotel: Taichung One Chung or similar
Buddha Memorial Center : Built to worship buddha’s relic, theconstruction combines both Chinese and foreign techniques andskills. The main statue of the temple is 108 meters high and considered as the tallest statue of the world.
Meinong Hakka Village: Meinong Hakka Cultural Museum is located as a local landmark. It has the important mission of the preservation of Hakka culture and heritage. Thrifty hard Hakka traditional virtues and spirit is revealed.
Moon World: It is famous for its barren terrain landscape. The place, surrounded by schungite clay and rocks, looks like the terrain of Moon thus called the Moon World.
Fengjia Night Market: It is one of Taichung’s famous commercial business districts, covering approximately one kilometer in diameter around Feng Chia University and includes the Fengjia-Wenhua Night Market, Fengjia Rd., and Fuxing Rd. In this CBD, you can find delicious snack foods and quality clothes at reasonable prices to express your unique personality.
Day6 MON Taichung-Taipei B/L/Dinner: Own Expenses Hotel: Champion Hotel or similar
Taipei 101 Shopping Mall: Taipei 101 with height of 508 meters is a new landmark in Taipei. This building is an integration of the classical Oriental culture and Taiwan local characteristics offering elegant and spacious shopping space within the shopping center.
Yang Ming Shan National Park: It is close to the Taipei metropolitan area therefore is so-called Back Garden of Taipei and is a famous summer resort in northern Taiwan. Big Flower Clock is a place you have to visit and take pictures in the park.
Xiao Youkeng: Yangmingshan is a sleeping volcanic zone and Xiao Youkeng is its largest crater. It is located in peak of Yangmingshan, erupting sulfur gases all the years thus became Taiwan’s special geological landscape.
Shihlin Night Market: It is one of the most popular night markets in Taipei City, known for its traditional snacks such as chicken steak, smelly tofu, oyster dumplings, frog eggs and Shihlin sausages and more. Shihlin Night Market is not only good for food but also a good choice of shopping.
Day7 TUE Taipei Sweet Home B
After breakfast, you are free at leisure till your departure transfer to Taoyuan C.K.S. Airport. Home Sweet Home!