• Flight included
  • Accommodation included
  • Transfer included

Fantastic tour of enchanting Taiwan

  • Round trip
  • 8, 9, 11 or 12 nights
  • Taiwan
price from £ 1,159.00
  • per person
  • based on 2 persons

A tour of undiscovered Taiwan, with 4- or 5-star hotels, breakfast, excursions, flights & transfers

Prepare for an insightful and extensive exploration trip to one of Asia's undiscovered gems, Taiwan. Are you ready to discover as much of this exciting destination as possible? Well, this trip will take you through Taiwan's incredible variety of sights, scenery and cultural hotspots. Taiwan is set to impress with over a hundred mountain peaks which rise over 3000 metres, more than 100 hot springs, and a total of nine national parks. Discover it all, from golden and black sandy beaches to gleaming skyscrapers, fabulous temples and bustling night markets. Be enchanted by Taiwan - a small island that packs a big punch!

Included
  • Taiwan trip: 7 or 10 nights in 4- and/or 5-star hotels
  • Breakfast
  • City trip in Taipei
  • Excursion to Sun Moon Lake and hot springs
  • Excursion to Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery
  • City trip in Kaohsiung, Love River and Liuhe
  • Excursion to Kenting National Park
  • Excursion on the east coast
  • Excursion to Taroko National Park
  • Transport and English-speaking guide during excursions
  • Private airport transfers
  • Return flight from Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Manchester, London Stansted to Taipei
  • Please note that there may be an additional night(s) in transit due to flight schedules.

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Day 1-2: Welcome to Taiwan

Welcome to Taiwan - one of Asia's most well-preserved travel destination. You will be picked up at the airport and taken to your hotel in Taipei by private transfer. Depending on when you land, you can spend the rest of the day/evening discovering your new surroundings, or resting at your ho… Read more

Palais de Chine  or similar

Day 3: Sun Moon Lake

On Day 3, you'll be picked up after breakfast and taken to Sun Moon Lake. During the journey you will stop at the beautiful Wenwu Temple, which is nestled on a hill at the northern end of the lake. Before the roads in the area were built, it was only possible to reach Wenwu by boat and by cl… Read more

Fleur de Chine Hotel

Day 4: Kaohsiung

On Day 4, you will be picked up at the hotel to make your way towards Kaohsiung, a journey of about three hours. Along the way you will visit the Xiangshan Visitor Centre, a unique building with a wing-like design that offers a beautiful view of the lake. You will then visit the Buddhist monaste… Read more

Grand Hi Lai Hotel

Day 5: Taitung

After breakfast on Day 5, the journey continues to beautiful Taitung. Even during this trip (of about 4.5 hours) fantastic experiences await. First you'll stop in Kenting National Park, Taiwan's first national park. The park is superbly located with the Pacific Ocean to the east, the Bas… Read more

Hotel Royal Chihpen

Day 6: Taiwan's east coast & Hualien

On Day 6 you will be picked up at the hotel after breakfast to take an excursion along Taiwan's east coast and towards Taroko National Park in Hualien. The beautiful east coast strip extends over 170 kilometres, from the Hualien River in the north to Xiaoyeliu in the south. Enjoy the beautif… Read more

Silks Place Taroko

Day 7: Taroko National Park & ​​Taipei

On Day 7, you get the chance to experience the beautiful Taroko National Park. The trip takes you along the Swallow Grotto Trail towards Cihmu and Jinheng Bridge, and through the beautiful views of the Liwu River, with its paper-thin canyons. You also visit the Changchun Temple, or 'Eternal … Read more

Palais de Chine  or similar

Day 1-2: Welcome to Taiwan

Welcome to Taiwan - one of Asia's most well-preserved travel destination. You will be picked up at the airport and taken to your hotel in Taipei by private transfer. Depending on when you land, you can spend the rest of the day/evening discovering your new surroundings, or resting at your ho… Read more

Palais de Chine  or similar

Day 3: Sun Moon Lake

On Day 3, you'll be picked up after breakfast and taken to Sun Moon Lake. During the journey you will stop at the beautiful Wenwu Temple, which is nestled on a hill at the northern end of the lake. Before the roads in the area were built, it was only possible to reach Wenwu by boat and by cl… Read more

Fleur de Chine Hotel

Day 4: Kaohsiung

On Day 4, you will be picked up at the hotel to make your way towards Kaohsiung, a journey of about three hours. Along the way you will visit the Xiangshan Visitor Centre, a unique building with a wing-like design that offers a beautiful view of the lake. You will then visit the Buddhist monaste… Read more

Grand Hi Lai Hotel

Day 5: Taitung

After breakfast on Day 5, the journey continues to beautiful Taitung. Even during this trip (of about 4.5 hours) fantastic experiences await. First you'll stop in Kenting National Park, Taiwan's first national park. The park is superbly located with the Pacific Ocean to the east, the Bas… Read more

Hotel Royal Chihpen

Day 6: Taiwan's east coast & Hualien

On Day 6 you will be picked up at the hotel after breakfast to take an excursion along Taiwan's east coast and towards Taroko National Park in Hualien. The beautiful east coast strip extends over 170 kilometres, from the Hualien River in the north to Xiaoyeliu in the south. Enjoy the beautif… Read more

Silks Place Taroko

Day 7-10: Taroko National Park & ​​Taipei

On Day 7, you get the chance to experience the beautiful Taroko National Park. The trip takes you along the Swallow Grotto Trail towards Cihmu and Jinheng Bridge, and through the beautiful views of the Liwu River, with its paper-thin canyons. You also visit the Changchun Temple, or 'Eternal … Read more

Palais de Chine  or similar

Day 1-2: Welcome to Taiwan

Welcome to Taiwan - one of Asia's most well-preserved travel destination. You will be picked up at the airport and taken to your hotel in Taipei by private transfer. Depending on when you land, you can spend the rest of the day/evening discovering your new surroundings, or resting at your ho… Read more

Gala Hotel Taipei  or similar

Day 3: Sun Moon Lake

On Day 3, you'll be picked up after breakfast and taken to Sun Moon Lake. During the journey you will stop at the beautiful Wenwu Temple, which is nestled on a hill at the northern end of the lake. Before the roads in the area were built, it was only possible to reach Wenwu by boat and by cl… Read more

Fleur de Chine Hotel

Day 4: Kaohsiung

On Day 4, you will be picked up at the hotel to make your way towards Kaohsiung, a journey of about three hours. Along the way you will visit the Xiangshan Visitor Centre, a unique building with a wing-like design that offers a beautiful view of the lake. You will then visit the Buddhist monaste… Read more

Grand Hi Lai Hotel

Day 5: Taitung

After breakfast on Day 5, the journey continues to beautiful Taitung. Even during this trip (of about 4.5 hours) fantastic experiences await. First you'll stop in Kenting National Park, Taiwan's first national park. The park is superbly located with the Pacific Ocean to the east, the Bas… Read more

Hotel Royal Chihpen

Day 6: Taiwan's east coast & Hualien

On Day 6 you will be picked up at the hotel after breakfast to take an excursion along Taiwan's east coast and towards Taroko National Park in Hualien. The beautiful east coast strip extends over 170 kilometres, from the Hualien River in the north to Xiaoyeliu in the south. Enjoy the beautif… Read more

Silks Place Taroko

Day 7: Taroko National Park & ​​Taipei

On Day 7, you get the chance to experience the beautiful Taroko National Park. The trip takes you along the Swallow Grotto Trail towards Cihmu and Jinheng Bridge, and through the beautiful views of the Liwu River, with its paper-thin canyons. You also visit the Changchun Temple, or 'Eternal … Read more

Gala Hotel Taipei  or similar

Day 1-2: Welcome to Taiwan

Welcome to Taiwan - one of Asia's most well-preserved travel destination. You will be picked up at the airport and taken to your hotel in Taipei by private transfer. Depending on when you land, you can spend the rest of the day/evening discovering your new surroundings, or resting at your ho… Read more

Gala Hotel Taipei  or similar

Day 3: Sun Moon Lake

On Day 3, you'll be picked up after breakfast and taken to Sun Moon Lake. During the journey you will stop at the beautiful Wenwu Temple, which is nestled on a hill at the northern end of the lake. Before the roads in the area were built, it was only possible to reach Wenwu by boat and by cl… Read more

Fleur de Chine Hotel

Day 4: Kaohsiung

On Day 4, you will be picked up at the hotel to make your way towards Kaohsiung, a journey of about three hours. Along the way you will visit the Xiangshan Visitor Centre, a unique building with a wing-like design that offers a beautiful view of the lake. You will then visit the Buddhist monaste… Read more

Grand Hi Lai Hotel

Day 5: Taitung

After breakfast on Day 5, the journey continues to beautiful Taitung. Even during this trip (of about 4.5 hours) fantastic experiences await. First you'll stop in Kenting National Park, Taiwan's first national park. The park is superbly located with the Pacific Ocean to the east, the Bas… Read more

Hotel Royal Chihpen

Day 6: Taiwan's east coast & Hualien

On Day 6 you will be picked up at the hotel after breakfast to take an excursion along Taiwan's east coast and towards Taroko National Park in Hualien. The beautiful east coast strip extends over 170 kilometres, from the Hualien River in the north to Xiaoyeliu in the south. Enjoy the beautif… Read more

Silks Place Taroko

Day 7-10: Taroko National Park & ​​Taipei

On Day 7, you get the chance to experience the beautiful Taroko National Park. The trip takes you along the Swallow Grotto Trail towards Cihmu and Jinheng Bridge, and through the beautiful views of the Liwu River, with its paper-thin canyons. You also visit the Changchun Temple, or 'Eternal … Read more

Gala Hotel Taipei  or similar
Optional excursions

If you want, you have the chance to make your trip even more exciting and magical by including the following excursions, which can be booked and paid for during the booking process. Please note that the excursions can take place in groups. You will receive all practical information before departure.

• Excursion to the village of Wulai (Days 2, 8, 9 or 10) •
You will be picked up from your hotel after lunch and taken to Wulai, a beautifully located village in northern Taiwan. The area is known for its hot springs and waterfalls - the impressive Wulai waterfall tumbles from a height of 80 metres. During the visit you will also take part in a cultural dance. The excursion lasts for about 4 hours and includes a guide.

• Evening excursion in Taipei (Days 2, 8, 9 or 10) •
This outing offers a great chance to experience Taipei in the evening. You will be picked up at your hotel and taken to visit Longshan Temple (or 'Dragon Mountain'), one of Taipei's oldest and most famous temples, as well as the Huaxi Street Night Market - with traditional lanterns and historic restaurants. Prepare to be impressed by Taipei 101 - at over 500 metres tall, it was once the world's tallest building. The excursion lasts for about 4 hours and includes a guide.

• Folk art in Sanxia and Yingge (Days 2, 8, 9 or 10) •
You will be picked from your the hotel after lunch. First, visit Sanxia, ​​which is located about 22 kilometres southwest of Taipei. The main attraction of this lively city, with its narrow, charming streets, is the Zushi Temple, which is known for its intricate statues and columns of stone and bronze. The excursion continues to the small town of Yingge, which is Taiwan's centre for pottery. The excursion lasts for about 4 hours and includes a guide.

• Pingxi Old Street and Sky Lantern Experience (Days 8, 9 or 10) •
This excursion departs from the hotel early in the morning and takes you to Pingxi District. In the past, the workers in this remote mountain village used lanterns to inform their families that they were safe. Today, the lamps are a symbol of peace and happiness. You also visit the Pingxi Branch Rail Line, which runs through the Keelung River Valley. Today, the romantic beauty of the landscape is a popular place for filming. Here you will also find the Shifen waterfall, also called 'Taiwan's Niagara Falls'. The excursion lasts for about 4 hours and includes a guide.

• Excursion to Thousand Island Lake and Pinglin Tea Plantation (Days 8, 9 or 10) •
You will be picked up from your hotel early in the morning for a magical journey that begins with Thousand Island Lake - which, as the name implies, is a lake with thousands of islands. The area is ideal for tea cultivation and is a place for relaxation, far away from the noise and bustle of the city, with fantastic views of mountains covered in lush greenery. You will visit a tea plantation in Pinglin, a beautiful mountain village surrounded by mountains and forests, where you will also find the Pinglin Tea Museum. The excursion lasts for about 4.5 hours and includes a guide.

• Excursion to the island's north coast (Days 8, 9 or 10) •
You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning and head to Keelung. Located about 40 minutes northeast of Taipei, it's Taiwan's premier water sports destination. In Chung Cheng Park you can see the huge statue of Guanyin (the Goddess of Mercy) and enjoy a panoramic view of the harbour. You will also visit Yehliu Park, which is famous for its natural stone formations. The excursion lasts for about 4 hours and includes a guide.

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Excluded
  • Tourist tax (payable on site)
  • Possible tips for driver and guide
Payment

If you book this deal before 42 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.

Additional Information
Conditions

Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.

Secret Escapes Limited is a company registered in England & Wales under number 07026107, registered office 120 Holborn, London, EC1N 2TD, United Kingdom.© Secret Escapes 2020

Price changes

Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.

COVID-19 info

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be additional entry requirements in effect at your destination, which are subject to change at short notice. Please familiarise yourself with the latest requirements before departure via your government's foreign advice service.

Occupancy

Maximum 3 people per room (3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child).

Single supplement

The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.

Children’s discount

Children’s Discount
On the basis of two full-paying adults, a discount for children may be offered dependent on the chosen travel dates and length of stay. You will see the applicable discount in the final booking process. Please note: children up to 12 months old receive a discount on the plane ticket, but will not receive a seat or baggage allowance.

Infant bed

Unfortunately, cots are not available throughout this trip.

Accessibility

Unfortunately, this trip is not wheelchair accessible.

Pets

Pets are not permitted on this trip due to international plane travel.

Flight times

Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.

Travel documents

You will receive all documents relevant to your trip, 5 days prior to departure at the latest.

Vaccination

All travellers should be up to date with primary courses and boosters. Vaccinations usually recommended for travel to Taiwan include Diphtheria; Hepatitis A; Tetanus. Consult your doctor or the NHS travel advice website for more information.

Passport

Your passport must be valid for six months upon arrival in Taiwan. For up-to-date information, visit the official gov.uk website or the relevant embassy.

Visa

British Citizens do not need a visa to travel in Taiwan for up to 90 days. For up to date information, visit the official gov.uk website or the relevant embassy.

Currency

The national currency of Taiwan is the New Taiwan dollar (NT$).

Similar accommodation

In case the above mentioned hotels are unavailable, you'll stay in comparable hotels in the nearby surroundings. You'll receive the final accommodations with your travel documents, 5 days before departure at the latest.

Travel schedule

The specified itinerary is subject to change in the event of unforeseen circumstances.