Day 1 - Departure from Australia, Depart flight from Sydney, Australia with China Airlines CI52 22:10 to Taiwan
Day 2 - Arrive Taiwan / Taipei City Sightseeing / Taipei Night Tour (B/D) Arrive Taipei International Airport at approx 05:00, you will be met by your friendly Taiwan Holidays guide who will greet and transfer you to your hotel in Taipei. You can enjoy the breakfast at hotel restaurant. At approximately 8:00, you will be picked up from your hotel lobby to visit Taipei City's must see places. Sightseeings for today are: Presidential Building(Pass by), Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Halland National Palace Museum (has the world's largest Chinese art and painting collection), Martyrs' Shrine, Chinese Temple, then the Taiwanese Handicraft Centre, where you can see and purchase some Taiwanese souvenirs. Then you will be transfered back to you hotel to refresh & Check In at the hotel. In the afternoon you are free to explore many parts of Taipei by yourself. You can take the MRT to go to Dienshuei, where you will be able to see many interesting boutique shops that carries the history of Taiwan. The "Tienshuei Old Street" should not be missed, where you can taste the many famous Taiwanese gourmet or snacks. In the evening about 6:30PM, your friendly tour guide will meet you at the hotel lobby to take you out to explore the night life of Taipei. Firstly, you will have Dinner at the Taiwanese dinner locally, then visit the oldest temple in Taiwan "Longshan Temple", and then off to the most colourful night market in Taiwan "Hwahsi Night Market"(aka Snake Valley). Finally you will be taken to see the world's 2nd tallest building in the world "Taipei 101"(excluded observation deck admission). Hotel: Gala Hotel, Taipei (4*) or similar
Day 3 - Taipei / Sun Moon Lake (B) After breakfast, you will depart for your Around Taiwan Tour, picking up by your guide at hotel lobby then drive to Sun Moon Lakewhich is located in the middle of Taiwan and situated 762 meters above sea level in the lofty mountains of Central Taiwan. Tour will stop at the famous Wenwu Templeand Literature Warrior Temple dedicated to Confucius as Master of Pen and to Kuan Ti as Master of Sword, Holy Monk Shrine. After touring around the Sun Moon Lake, proceed to hotel for check in, stay overnight at Sun Moon Lake. The hotel we stayed at is Fleur De Chine, the newest deluxe 5 star hotel at Sun Moon Lake, which is the only hotel in the area that has the unique detox hot spring & spa facility inside the hotel. Hotel: Fleur De Chine, Sun Moon Lake (5★) or similar
Day 4 - Sun Moon Lake / Foguangshan Monastery / Kaohsiung (B) Breakfast at hotel, then we will drive to Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery, the most famous Buddhist sacred place of southern Taiwan. Here you will learn about Buddhism during the monastery walking tour, and there will be chance to taste Buddhist vegetarian lunch (at your own expense) and communicate with some of the monks, nuns during the visit to the Main Shrine, Great Buddha Land where you will find a huge Buddha statue.In the afternoon, we will drive to Kaohsiung City, which is the second largest city of Taiwan. The tour will take you to Love River and Liuhe Night Market. Overnight at Kaohsiung’s best luxury hotel located above the Hanshin Super Mall Department Store.
Day 5 - Kaohsiung / Kenting / Taitung (B)
Today, the highlight for many visit Taiwan is a visit to Kenting National Park, undoubtedly one of the most beautifully reserved natural forest in Taiwan. It is located in south of Taiwan with popular beach bordering on the tropical region of Taiwan where palm tree, banana trees, sugar cane and surfing beach are part of the scene. It's an excellent place for swim, surf, and dive. Other sightseeings will be visited today are the souther most tip of Taiwan, "Maopitou" (named after the shape of cat-nose-like rock.) The coast of coral reef is worth a visit for land reforms which strongly affected by wave erosions, efflorescence, and salt-soaking. The natural landscape like wave erosion caves, ditches, and pillars are amazing, sea view here is attractive and very enjoyable. The Oluanpi Light House will also be visited. We then continue to Taitung via the scenic Southern Link Highway. Overnight at Taitung, enjoy SPA & Hot Spring bath at hotel. Hotel: Hotel Royal Chihpen, Taitung(5★)or similar
Day 6 - Taitung / East Coast National Scenic Area / Hualien (B)
After breakfast, you will be on the exciting East Coast National Scenic Tour. The East Coast National Scenic Area, known as "Taiwan's Last Unspoiled Land", stretches 170 kilometers down the east coast of the island. Weathering, erosion, and accumulation have produced a wide range of landforms here. Our tour will stop at Siaoyeliou, Sansientai, Stone Steps, Caves of the Eight Immortals. In the late afternoon, we will proceed to Hualien for overnight stay. Hotel: Silks Place Taroko (5*) or similar
Day 7 - Hulaien / Taroko Gorge / Taipei /Australia (B) After breakfast, a whole day visit to Taroko National Park. Taroko Gorge is an Exceptionally beautiful, narrow raving created by the Liwu river which has cut deep into the mountains of solid marble. A road carved into sheer walls of rock rewinding its way past forested peaks and cliffs towering thousands of feet above it, while hundreds of feet below a river roars past gigantic marble boulders. Stops will be made at Eternal Spring Shrine, Swallow Grotto, Tunnel of Nine Turns, Marble Bridge, Tienshiang and marble factory. We will drive back to Taipei via Su-Hwa Highway and Hsuei-Shan Long Tunnel (12.9 Kms) to arrive at around 7 PM, and then you will be transported by bus or train to Taipei International Airport for your onward (CI 51 23:55) flight back to Australia.
Day 8 - Arrive Australia
The flight will arrive Sydney approximately 11AM.
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Return international economy airfare with China Airlines
5 Nights hotel accommodation (4-5 star hotels)
Return Airport / Hotel Transfers
Meals as specified
Sightseeing and Entrance fees
All transportation during tour
English speaking guide throughout the whole tour
Low Seasons: 1APR2015~7DEC2015
28JAN2017-7DEC2017 FREE Return Airfare from Taipei to one of the Asia cities: Bangkok, Denpasar, Hanoi, Hong Kong, Phuket, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Penang, Phnom Penh, Yangon, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore, Surabaya. Additional cost for Japan & Korea & India & China cities. Please contact us for details.
12DEC2016~10JAN2017 20JAN2017~28JAN2017 Additional Min. Cost for Side-trip before or after Taiwan Holiday Packages:
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*Japan & Korea +$TBA p.p.
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*China +$TBA p.p.
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Drinks & Food not mentioned in your itinerary
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Child Price is available from 2-11 years old (inclusive) WITHOUT bed & meal, and must sharing room with 2 Adults or would be charged same rate as Adults. (from A$1680 + tax per child)
Child Price is available from 2-11 years old (inclusive) with bed & meal, but must sharing room with 2 Adults or would be charged same rate as Adults. (from A$1780 + tax per child)
Child who is under 2 years old (no bed & no meal) we would charge 10% of adults price. (from A$195 + tax per infant)
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