Taiwan - Taipei5 days & 4 nights, Spotlight Journey
Custom Adventures with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys
From the cultural capitals of Europe and the historic Middle East to the islands of the Indian Ocean and the forests of the great Amazon, explore the highlights of the world at your own pace with Cox & Kings Spotlight Journeys. Designed by our Destination Experts, these single-destination short itineraries make it easy to extend your Private Journey with a few extra nights in a world-class destination. Alternatively, you can combine several Spotlight Journeys to create a unique adventure that's perfect for you.
Taipei & Hualien
Discover the rural and urban delights of Taiwan on this extended excursion. Begin your journey in Taipei as you browse the night market, admire the views from the Taipei 101 Observatory, marvel at the collection of Chinese art in the National Museum and enjoy a performance of Chinese opera. Outside the city, experience the rugged canyons, rainforest and cliffs of the Taroko Gorge.
Day 1Arrive Taipei
Upon arrival in Taipei, you will be met and escorted to your hotel. Visit the Shilin Night Market before ascending the Taipei 101 Observatory for beautiful views of the city. Savor dinner at the world-famous Din Tai Fung restaurant.Regent Taipei - 2 Nights (D)
Explore the National Palace Museum, home to possibly the best collection of Chinese art in the world. Continue to the National Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, Martyrs' Shrine and Longshan Temple before enjoying a performance of Chinese opera this evening.Regent Taipei (B , L)
Day 3To Hualien
After a scenic train journey to Hualien, venture out for your first glimpse of the natural beauty of the Taroko Gorge, which is famous for its canyons, rugged coastal cliffs and lush rainforests.Silks Place Taroko - 1 Night (B , D)
Day 4To Taipei
Continue your expedition of the Taroko Gorge, visiting the Eternal Spring Shrine, Swallow Grotto and Siangde Temple. Return to Taipei by train.Regent Taipei - 1 Night (B)
Day 5Depart Taipei
Transfer to the Taipei airport for your onward flight.(B)