Discover Taiwan in 12 Days Tour Package from $2880

Day 1 - Departure from Australia
Depart flight from Sydney, Australia with China Airlines CI52 22:10 to Taiwan

Day 2 - Arrive Taiwan / Free At Leisure (B)

Arrive Taipei International Airport at approx 05:55, you will be met by your friendly Taiwan Holidays guide who will greeted and transfered to your hotel in Taipei, where you will spend one night. You will be able to use the free time to explore Taipei City. 
Hotel: Imperial Hotel, Taipei (4*) or similar

Day 3 - Yehliu / Northern Coast / Jiufen (B)
After breakfast, you'll be picked up at hotel lobby and travel to the northern coast through rich farming land to the growing industrial area and harbor of Keelung. See the Cave of the Immortals, a narrow natural cleft in a hill containing Buddhist shrines and sculptures.Continue along the northern coast to Yehliu Park, the highlight of this tour. Yehliu Park is known for it's spectacular rock formations, sculptured throughout the ages by wind and sea erosion leaving fascinating pillars including the famous Queen's Head and Fairy's Shoe. Then you will visit  the villages of Jiufen which were once centre of gold mining in Taiwan.The gold is gone, but these quaint old villages, built of closely-packed houses clinging to steep mountainsides, continue to offer enchanting scenery and fascinating glimpses into the lifestyles of the past. Then you are taken to the Northeast coast National Scenic Area, located in the northeast corner of Taiwan. The scenic area is noted for its numerous capes - "Pitou Cape"; and bays - "Bay of Two Colors" backed by green mountains.The famous Nanya Rock Formations will be visited with your great admirations. 
Hotel: 
Imperial Hotel, Taipei (4*) or similar

Day 4 - Taipei / PingXi Sky Lantern / Taipei City Sightseeing 
(B)

You can enjoy the breakfast at hotel restaurant. At approximately 7:30am, you will be picked up from your hotel lobby to visit PingXi to experience the unque Sky Lantern experience. You will also visit ShiFen Waterfall, ShiFen Old Town, and Nostalgic Shifen Rail Station
Taipei City's must see places. Sightseeings for today are: Presidential Building (Pass by), Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall and 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. 
Hotel: Imperial Hotel, Taipei  (4*) or similar

Day 5 - Taipei / Puli / 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 Lake which 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 Temple and Literature Warrior Temple dedicated to Confucius as Master of Pen and to Kuan Ti as Master of Sword, Holy Monk Shrine and Peacock Garden. 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, which is the newest (built in 2009) deluxe '6 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 6 - Taichung / Fuguangshan 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 Former British Consulate, Love River and Lio Ho Night Market. Overnight at Kaohsiung’s best luxury hotel located above the Hanshin Super Mall Department Store.
Hotel: Grand Hi-Lai Hotel, Kaohsiung (5*) or similar

 

Day 7 - 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 and enjoy a relaxing bath at the 5 star hotel's Spa & Hot Spring recreation area.  
Hotel: Hotel Royal Chihpen, Taitung (5*) or similar

Day 8 - 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 9 - Hualien / Taroko Gorge (B)
This morning you will depart for Taroko National Park. Taroko Gorge is an exceptionally beautiful area of Taiwan. It is the 'Seven Wonder of Asia", its 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 then drive back to Taipei via Su-Hua Highway and Hsuei-Shan Long Tunnel (12.9 kilometers) to arrive Taipei at around 7PM, and then transported to your hotel in Taipei city. 
Hotel: Imperial Hotel, Taipei (4*) or similar

 

Day 10 - Yangmingshan/ Hot Spring / Taipei (B/D)

After Breakfast, you may explore the city near the hotel. Alternatively, enjoy the facilities at the hotel. After lunch, you will be taken to Yangmingshan National Park, the mountainous area north of Taipei City famous for its beautiful scenery, with traces of volcanic activities and abundant natural resources.It is Taiwan's third national park (the one closest to a major city). All year round, Yangmingshan has something to offer: flowers in spring, beautiful sky in summer, fruits and maple leaves in autumn as well as hot-spring bathing and snow in winter.Yangmingshan Hot-Springs, with beautiful views of the Tatun Mountain Range, has the largest density in Taiwan. Among the 10 different hot-spring locations in the area, Yangmingshan belongs to the mild alkaline sulphuric hot springs with light milky colored water of about 70 degrees centigrade.Bathing in this water has a relaxing and refreshing effect; it helps to relieve muscle pains, digestive problems, arteriosclerosis and other ailments.In the evening about 6:30PM, you will be take 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".   
Hotel: Imperial Hotel, Taipei (4*) or similar

 

Day 11 - Depart from Taipei (B)

After breakfast, you have the free time to explore Taipei City on your own.
Why not join the Optional Tours near Taipei available here (addtional cost):
1) Folk Art & Yingge Potter Village $60
2)
 Taiwan Tea Tour & Thousand Isalnd Tour $70
Tonigt, you will be transported by bus or train to Taipei International Airport for your onward (CI 51  23:00) flight back to Australia.Alternatively stay extra night in Taipei (extra costing) for your onward flight to your FREE Add-On Asia city* the next morning.

Day 12 - Arrive Australia
The flight will arrive Sydney approximately before 11:45AM. 

 

 


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Price guide

 

Discover Taiwan Holiday
Tour Package in 12 Days
from $2880

Tour Code: TWHP6
Depart Every Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat , Sun

 

Adult Price

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Child Price 

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Low $2880 $2380
High TBA TBA

 

Single Room Supplement: $1120

Land Only: $1780
 
Seasonality:

Low:         16JAN19 - 10APR19

                  16APR19 - 25JUN19

                  09JUL19 - 19SEP19

                  02OCT19 - 12DEC19

High:        11APR19 - 15APR19

                  26JUN19 - 08JUL19

                  20SEP19 - 01OCT19


Upgrade to 5 stars in Taipei:
Howard Plaza Hotel

Additional Fee Per Person:

Hotel SGN TWN TRP
5 stars $350 $280 $230


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Inclusions
  • Return international economy airfare with China Airlines
  • 9 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
     

 

Exclusions
  • Airport & Government Taxes (Approx min A$220 p.p. Taiwan Only)
  • Passports & Visa
  • Tips (optional)
  • Drinks & Food not mentioned in your itinerary
  • All other items of a personal nature.
     

Remark

  • All prices are in AUD, and based on PER PERSON TWIN SHARE. Prices are indicative only and are subject to change at anytime due to currency fluctuations.
  • During Public Holidays or Special Events surcharges may apply. Please always check with our consultants for more details.
  • 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.
  • Child who is under 2 years old (no bed & no meal) we would charge 10% of adults price.
  • * Guaranteed every Wed, Thu, Sat departure, minimum 1 PAX  per group required.

B= Breakfast, L=Lunch. D=Dinner


Last updated: 15SEP2018
 

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台灣寶島之美12日環島