Starts in Taipei
Ends in Taipei
Duration (days) 4
Group size 2
4 Days 3 Night Taipei City Stopover A highlights of Taipei city's best that includes seeing the changing guard ceremony at Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, exploring over thousands exhibits at the National Palace Museum, lost yourself at the Huaxi Street Night Market, and satisfying your taste buds by trying Taiwanese food culture. This tour will also bring you to see the beautiful landscape of the Taroko Gorge National Park.
Day 1Arrive Taipei
Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to hotel.
The morning guided tour that visits Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall to see the hourly changing guard ritual, explore the National Palace Museum, the Presidential Office Building, the Martyrs' Shrine and Xingtian Temple. Return to hotel for refreshment. This evening, join a culinary tour with an open mind and an empty stomach. First visit Longshan temple, the oldest and most famous temple in Taipei, then try few examples of mouth-watering street food at Huaxi Street Night Market, see how you eat like a local and gain an insight into the old and new trends of Taiwanese food culture. Still hungry? Let's us bring you to the most famous steamed dumplings restaurant, Din Tai Fung and try their hot savory dumplings. Before returning to the hotel, make a stop at the Taipei 101, one of the landmark buildings of Taipei city. (Ticket to Taipei 101 observatory level is optional and can be purchased on the spot).
Day 3Taroko Gorge
Depart early in this morning by train to Hualien. Start your full day Taroko Gorge National Park tour. This national park is famous for its spectacular mountains and marble canyons. Four million years ago, the island of Taiwan was formed by the collision of plates. After millions of years of wind erosion, the marble rocks were exposed and cut by Liwu River, creating impressive grand canyons. On this tour, your tour director will show you few remarkable sites such as Shakadang Trail, Changchun Temple, Swallow Caves, Tianxiang, Qixing Lake, and Hualien Stone Sculpture Park. Lunch will be served at local restaurant. After tour, return to Taipei.
Day 4Depart Taipei
Free time until transfer to the airport for your flight home.
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Taipei Sonnien Hotel or similar (Standard Room)
Price includes: Hotel accommodation and daily breakfast, arrival and departure transfers in seat-in-coach basis, English speaking guided seat-in-coach tours with admissions included as per itinerary stated and meal as per itinerary stated (drinks not included). Price $665p.p. is available between Jan 5, 2021 and Dec 15, 2021. Price is subject to availability.