December 22-26, 2023
4-Star Yidear Hotel, 4-Star Hej Taipei Arena Hotel, or Similar
Day 1 | Taipei
Arrive at Taiwan Airport: Your Taiwanese adventure commences the moment you step off the plane at Taiwan Airport. Embrace the vibrant energy that permeates the air, setting the stage for an unforgettable journey. Friendly faces and efficient services will guide you through a seamless arrival experience, allowing you to soak in the initial impressions of this captivating destination.
Transfer from Taiwan Airport to Hotel: Relax as you embark on a shared transfer from the airport to your hotel. Our comfortable and convenient transportation ensures a stress-free journey, allowing you to enjoy the scenery and anticipate the experiences that await you. This shared transfer not only provides a cost-effective option but also offers the chance to connect with fellow travelers, fostering a sense of camaraderie from the start.
Free and Easy: Upon reaching your hotel, the rest of the day is yours to explore at your own pace. This "Free and Easy" period offers the flexibility to tailor the beginning of your journey to your preferences. Unwind in the comfort of your accommodation, venture out to nearby attractions, or begin immersing yourself in the local culture— the choice is yours. You may go on a local cuisine excursion by exploring nearby eateries to savor authentic Taiwanese flavors. Indulge in local specialties to kick off your culinary adventure; or take a stroll around the hotel vicinity. Discover charming streets, bustling markets, or hidden gems that showcase the essence of Taiwanese life.
Day 2 | Taipei - Jiufen
Breakfast at the Hotel: Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel, energizing yourself for a day filled with exploration and discovery.
Pick-up at the Hotel: Be ready for a day of adventure as our friendly guides pick you up from your hotel. Prepare to embark on a journey combining Taipei's modern and historical facets.
Enjoy Half-day Taipei City & Jiufen Village Tour: Embark on a fascinating half-day tour that takes you through the heart of Taipei and the enchanting Jiufen Village. Highlights of the tour include: - Presidential Square (Pass By): Marvel at the grandeur of the Presidential Office Building, a symbol of Taiwan's political history. - Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall: Immerse yourself in the cultural and historical significance of this iconic memorial dedicated to the former President of the Republic of China. - Martyrs’ Shrine: Pay homage to the fallen heroes of the Republic of China at this solemn and picturesque shrine. - Taipei City Hall (Photo of Taipei 101 Tower): Capture the iconic Taipei 101 Tower from a strategic vantage point for a memorable photo. - Duty-Free Shop & Local Product Exploration: Indulge in a bit of shopping and explore local products, offering a taste of Taiwan's vibrant market scene. - Jinguashi and Golden Waterfall (Pass By): Admire the scenic beauty of Jinguashi and the captivating Golden Waterfall as you pass by these natural wonders. - Jiufen Village: Step into the charming old-world atmosphere of Jiufen Village, known for its narrow streets, teahouses, and stunning views of the coast. - Souvenir Shop: Wrap up your tour with a visit to a souvenir shop, where you can find unique mementos to commemorate your day.
Drop-off at the Hotel: After a day filled with exploration and cultural immersion, relax as we drop you back at your hotel, allowing you some downtime.
Free and Easy: The evening is yours to enjoy as you please. Whether you choose to rest and recharge or continue your exploration of Taipei's vibrant nightlife, the "Free and Easy" period ensures flexibility according to your preferences. We highly suggest an evening visit to Taipei 101, one of the world's tallest buildings. Afterward, feel free to enjoy a dinner at Shilin Night Market - Dive into Taipei's culinary scene by exploring the famous Shilin Night Market for a variety of local delicacies.
Day 3 | Pingxi - Shifen
Breakfast at the Hotel: Begin your day with a delightful breakfast at the hotel, preparing for another day of exploration and cultural immersion.
Pick-up at the Hotel: Our friendly guides will pick you up from the hotel, ready to guide you through a unique and enchanting experience.
Enjoy Half-day Pingxi Lantern Experience & Shifen Old Street Tour: Embark on a magical half-day tour that takes you to the charming Pingxi area and the iconic Shifen Old Street. Highlights of the tour include: - Pingxi Lantern Experience (1 Lantern for 4 people): Immerse yourself in the age-old tradition of releasing lanterns into the sky. Each lantern carries wishes and dreams, creating a breathtaking visual spectacle. Share this unforgettable moment with your travel companions as you send your lantern soaring into the heavens. - Shifen Old Street: Wander through the narrow lanes of Shifen Old Street, adorned with traditional red lanterns. Explore the various shops and stalls offering local snacks, souvenirs, and handmade crafts. - Shifen Waterfall: Marvel at the majestic Shifen Waterfall, one of the most scenic natural wonders in Taiwan. Capture the beauty of the waterfall and its surroundings, creating lasting memories. - Shifen Railway Station: Visit the historic Shifen Railway Station, known for its nostalgic charm and the unique experience of witnessing trains pass through the middle of the bustling street. • Drop-off at the Hotel: After a day filled with lantern wishes, street exploration, and natural beauty, relax as we drop you back at your hotel. • Free and Easy: The rest of the day is yours to enjoy at your own pace. Whether you choose to unwind at the hotel, explore nearby attractions, or dive into the local scene, the "Free and Easy" period provides flexibility tailored to your preferences.
Day 4 | Wulai
Breakfast at the Hotel: Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel, fueling up for a day of adventure in the beautiful Wulai.
Pick-up at the Hotel: Our guides will pick you up from the hotel, ready to guide you through a day of exploration in Wulai.
Enjoy Half-day Wulai – Old Street, Scenic Train, Waterfall, & Hot Spring Bath: Embark on a half-day journey through the picturesque landscapes of Wulai, known for its natural beauty and indigenous culture. Highlights of the tour include: - Wulai Old Street: Explore the charming Wulai Old Street, where you can discover local crafts, sample indigenous delicacies, and soak in the atmosphere of this quaint mountain town. - Scenic Train Ride: Board the scenic train for a delightful journey through the lush forests and scenic landscapes of Wulai. Enjoy panoramic views as the train winds its way through the mountains. - Wulai Waterfall: Witness the breathtaking Wulai Waterfall, a powerful cascade surrounded by verdant greenery. Capture the beauty of nature as you stand in awe of this natural wonder. - Hot Spring Bath: Indulge in the therapeutic waters of a Wulai hot spring. Immerse yourself in relaxation as you soak in the healing properties of the natural geothermal springs.
Drop-off at the Hotel: After a day of cultural exploration, natural wonders, and relaxation, we'll drop you back at your hotel.
Free and Easy: The evening is yours to enjoy at your own pace. Whether you choose to continue your relaxation, explore the local scene, or dine in a nearby restaurant, the "Free and Easy" period allows for flexibility according to your preferences.
Day 5 | Taipei
Breakfast at the Hotel: Begin your last day in Taiwan with a delicious breakfast at the hotel. Take in the final moments of your stay while savoring the last bites of Taiwanese cuisine.
Free and Easy: The morning is yours to enjoy at your leisure. Whether you choose to relax at the hotel, revisit a favorite spot, or do some last-minute souvenir shopping, the "Free and Easy" period allows you to tailor your final moments in Taiwan to your preferences.
Pick-up at the Hotel: Our guides will pick you up from the hotel, ensuring a seamless and comfortable transfer to the airport. Relish in the memories of your Taiwanese adventure as you bid farewell to the hotel and the city.
Transfer to Taiwan Airport: Sit back and relax during the transfer to Taiwan Airport. Reflect on the experiences, sights, and flavors you've encountered during your stay. If you have any last-minute questions or requests, our guides will be happy to assist.
Four-night hotel accommodation
Daily breakfast at Hotel
Round Trip Shared Airport Transfer
Day 2: Taipei City & Jiufen Tour
Day 3: Pingxi Lantern Experience & Shifen Old Street Tour
Day 4: Wulai – Old Street, Scenic Train, Waterfall, & Hot Spring Bath
Philippine Travel Tax
Expenses of a personal nature, like telephone calls, mini bar, etc. Travel Insurance
Other travel components not mentioned