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Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery

Get the most of Taiwan and experience the culture and natural sites on a five-day journey to Taroko, Kaohsiung, Kenting National Park, Sun Moon Lake and other attractions with a local guide.

  • Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery
  • Sun Moon Lake view of the water and mountains
  • Sun Moon Lake nantou county taiwan
  • Ci En Pagoda sun moon lake taiwan day tour
  • Wen Wu Temple dragon emblems in front, Taiwan tour
  • Wenwu Temple taiwan
  • Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum bronze statue
Discover both the well-known and hidden places of Taiwan on a 5-day trip! Start from the center of the island and visit the beautiful Sun Moon Lake. Go on a lake tour and discover the treasures of this area on your first day.

On the second day, see the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery, explore Kaohsiung and feel the hustle and bustle of the night market there. On day 3, visit Kenting National Park and marvel at its dramatic coral coast.

Stay overnight at Taitung and go on a comprehensive tour of the East Coast the morning after. Your final day in Hualien lets you explore the magnificent Taroko Gorge with its many twists and turns.
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  • Duration (incl. transportation): 5 day
  • Available: Mon
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USD 456.11
Infant (Age 0-1)
USD 57.10
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If 1 child accompanies with 1 adult, an adult fare is needed for the child.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 5 day
  • Available: Mon
  • Schedule: for all packages
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Meal (refer to the details in the schedule) / Transportation fee / Insurance / Admission fee / English-speaking guide / 5-star hotel accommodations
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  • DAY1  
  • 07:30-08:30 Pick-up from Select Hotels in Taipei
  • Sun Moon Lake
    Sun Moon Lake view of the water and mountains Visit the largest lake in Taiwan located at the Nantou County. While in the area, admire the splendid views of the forest and the water. This green lake is named as such since the east side looks like the sun while the west side looks like the moon.
  • Round Lake Tour
    Ci En Pagoda sun moon lake taiwan day tour Embark on a tour around the lake and see the various offers of the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area. Go to destinations such as the Ita Thao Village, Ci'en Pagoda, Xuanzhang Temple and Wenwu Temple to gain more insight into the history of this Taiwanese treasure.
  • Accommodation
    Hotel: Fleur De Chine mountain-view Room (5-star hotel or similar)
  • DAY2  
  • Xiangshan Visitor Center
    Sun Moon Lake nantou county taiwan Start your day at the Xiangshan Visitor Center, which offers spectacular views of the Sun Moon Lake. Built in 2010, the design of the center promotes harmony between human habitation and the natural world. Head up to the center's rooftop and take in the beautiful surroundings.
  • Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery
    Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum bronze statue Proceed to the most famous Buddhist sacred place in Southern Taiwan. Participate in a monastery walking tour, learn more about Buddhism and see the huge Buddha statue at the main shrine. At your own expense, you may also try a Buddhist vegetarian lunch offered in the area.
  • Love River
    Taiwan Kaohsiung Love River Ai River at night Continue your trip to the Love River (Ai River), a 12-kilometer long body of water that runs from Kaohsiung to Kaohsiung Harbor. Duck boats, love boats and gondola rides are available in the area, perfect for sightseeing and enjoying the city view.
  • Liuhe Tourist Night Market
    fresh seafood sold at Liuhe night market in Taiwan End the day with a visit to a night market for a chance to taste local delicacies sold in the many food stalls in the area. Shop for handicrafts, clothes, cameras and other trinkets while at the market.

    *Personal purchases are not included in the tour price.
  • Accommodation
    Hotel: Grand Hi-Lai Hotel in Kaohsiung (5-star hotel or similar)

    Meal: Breakfast
  • DAY3  
  • Depart for Kenting National Park
    Kenting National Park Beach with huge rocks Kenting National Park, the centerpiece of Hengchun Peninsula, is Taiwan's only tropical national park. Established in 1984, the park covers a total area of 33,268 hectares of land and marine environments.
  • Maobitou Park
    maobitou park kenting national park taiwan Proceed to Maobitou Park and see a giant piece of coral jutting out of the sea, which is shaped like a crouching cat. Admire the magnificent ocean views and watch as waves from the sea crash into rocks along the shore.
  • Chuanfan Rock
    Chuanfan Rock kenting national park taiwan Head to Chuanfan Rock, another wonder that nature has shaped for thousands of years. This 18-meter high rock formation is perfect for photo opportunities and is truly a symbol of Kenting. Admire the clean beach and pose with the landmark that looks like a sailboat sailing across the sea.
  • Eluanbi Park (Lighthouse)
    Eluanbi Lighthouse kenting national park taiwan Dubbed as "The Light of East Asia", the light of Eluanbi Lighthouse is the most powerful among Taiwan lighthouses, reaching a distance of 20 miles at most. It is open to the public all year round and offers spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and the Taiwan Strait.
  • Longpan Park
    Longpan park kenting national park taiwan Feel the wind brush through your hair at the Longpan Park. As a tableland at the tip of Taiwan, this place features panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean as well as a wide range of grassland, which is a great place for taking photos.
  • Depart for Taitung
  • Accommodation
    Hotel: Hotel Royal Chihpen in Taitung (5-star hotel or similar)

    Meal: Breakfast
  • DAY4  
  • East Coast National Scenic Tour
    363315 The East Coast National Scenic Area, known as Taiwan's last unspoiled land, stretches 170 kilometers down the east coast. Weathering and erosion have produced a wide range of landforms here. Marvel at the fascinating landscape and rock formations of Xiaoyeliu, Sanxiantai, Shitiping and Fanshuliao.
  • Marble Factory
    Stop by a Marble Factory and see how different marble items are manufactured.
  • Exhibition Hall
    Before departing for Hualien, drop by an exhibition hall and see various displays that showcase both traditional and modern Taiwanese culture. Continue to Hualien in the late afternoon.
  • Accommodation
    Hotel: Silks Place Taroko in Hualien (5-star hotel or similar)

    Meal: Breakfast
  • DAY5  
  • Taroko National Park
    Liwu River in Taroko Gorge National Park Taroko Gorge is an exceptionally beautiful, narrow ravine created by the Liwu River which has cut deep into the mountains of solid marble. A must-see in Taiwan, it is famous for its spectacular mountains and marble canyons. There are many waterfalls within the gorge, each as impressive as the last.
  • Shakadang Trail or Lushui Trail
    Shakadang trail gate taroko marble gorge park Walk along trails that provide scenic views of nature. Tread along the Shakadang Trail (Mysterious Valley Trail) and observe the rock folds and plant ecosystem beside the river. Otherwise, follow the Lushui Trail which features forests, cliffs and traces of the Japanese occupation period.
  • Eternal Spring Shrine (Changchun Temple)
    eternal spring shrine changchun temple Also called the Changchun Shrine, this landmark is a memorial shrine dedicated to the 226 military personnel who died during the construction of the Central Cross-Island Highway. The shrine is situated right above a waterfall of the same name, which never stops running.
  • Swallow Grotto
    Taiwan Taroko Gorge Swallow Grotto Trail Enjoy sights of the Liwu River from nearly straight above the water. The Grotto trail is interspersed with tunnels and provides an opportunity to see the narrowest portion of Taroko Gorge. Focus on the pothole on the cliff faces, the Zhuilu Cliff and the Rock of the Indian Chef while in the area.
  • Qingshui Cliff
    Taiwan Qingshui Cliff blue sea and blue sky Make a stop at the Qingshui Cliff, a range of coastal cliffs that is 21 kilometers long. Witness the three distinct color tones that make up the Pacific Ocean in this very special place and be impressed by the blue skies that will truly complete your nature escapade.

    Meal: Breakfast
  • Depart for Taipei
  • 16:30 Drop-off at Select Hotels in Taipei
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    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • This tour is a mixed language tour and the languages used may vary depending on the participants on the day of the activity.
    • In Taroko, it may not be possible to visit all locations due to natural disasters or bad weather. Please note that even if this is the case, there is no refund.
    • The pick-up service operates for all major hotels within the downtown Taipei city area. If you will be staying in a hotel outside of the city or one where pick-ups are unavailable, you will be contacted with the closest hotel that is available for pick-up.
    • Lunch and dinner are not included in the price.
    • Child fare is for children accompanied by two (2) or more adults. A twin room with an extra bed for a child will be provided. A child accompanied by only one (1) adult would need to be booked as an adult in the "Double Room for 2 People or More" plan. In such cases, the child will be placed in the twin-sized room.
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Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 5 day
Availability Mon
Meal Meal (refer to the details in the schedule)

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This tour was amazing and really opened my eyes to the beauty of Taiwan and its very hospitable people. The tour leader, Eric, is so knowledgeable and I really enjoyed all the information he gave us...more
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Nice accomodation, well selected places to visit so you can see a bit of everything, good pace - not too rush, but not boring. We definitely recommend.
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