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7D6N WEST TAIWAN TRIPPING IN ENGLISH (OCT-MAR20)

7D6N WEST TAIWAN TRIPPING IN ENGLISH (OCT-MAR20)
  • 7 days
  • Group Tour
  • Feb 2020 - Mar 2020
  • SGD 1138

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101 Upper Cross Street #02-56 People’s Park Centre Singapore 058357

Highlights

7D6N WEST TAIWAN TRIPPING IN ENGLISH (OCT-MAR20)

Taichung

  • Rainbow Military Dependents’ Village
  • Gaomei Wetlands
  • Fengjia Night Market

Chiayi

  • Fenchihu old street
  • Fenchihu Railway Station

Alishan

  • Alishan National Scenic Area with sunrise and sea of clouds viewing experience
  • Sister Lakes H Shouzhen Temple

Kaohsiung

  • Pier-2 Art Center H Xizi Bay
  • Liuhe Tourist Night Market

Nantou

Sun Moon Lake leisure cruise

Hsinchu

  • Neiwan Old Street

Taipei

  • Taipei 101
  • Jiufen
  • Jingtong railway station
  • Ximending

Value Plus

  • 1-night accommodation at Jinshan hot spring hotel with personal hot spring
  • facility in room
  • Alishan sunrise viewing train ride to
  • Zhushan Station
  • Indigo-dyeing workshop
  • Lighting and releasing of heavenly lanterns

Gourmet Inclusions

  • Alishan speciality dinner
  • Aboriginal cuisine speciality lunch
  • Neiwan Theater Hakka cuisine lunch
  • Takao 1972 mini hotpot dinner

Day 1: SINGAPORE → TAOYUAN → TAICHUNG (Meals On Board / Dinner)
Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Taipei. Upon arrival, make your way to Taichung and check in to your hotel for a good night’s rest.

Accommodation: Zhong Ke Hotel or similar
 
Day 2 TAICHUNG → CHIAYI → ALISHAN (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner (Alishan Specialty Dinner))
This morning, explore Rainbow Military Dependents’ Village, which is given a new lease of life by Huang Yung-Fu, also known as Grandpa Rainbow, who had painted colourful graffiti on the alley walls and the dilapidated houses. The village has since become a famous subject of photography and is a popular venue for tourists to learn more about Taiwan’s unique military dependents’ villages, built in the late 1940s and 1950s. Next, continue towards Chiayi to Fenchihu old street and Fenchihu Railway Station, the largest station of the Alishan Forest Railways that served as the main transport hub for commuters to Alishan. Reminisce the past and imagine what it must have been like as you into the famous Fenchihu railway bento at your own expense. Then, make your way to Alishan National Scenic Area for a leisure stroll among the incredible heritage trees and the majestic peaks shrouded in clouds of mist. Do not miss attractions such as Sister Lakes, Shouzhen Temple and an ancient 1,000-year-old cypress tree.

Accommodation: Alishan Gou Hotel or similar
Note: Visit to Alishan National Scenic Area is subject to weather conditions and government restrictions to the number of visitors due to safety and traffic conditions, and will be replaced with Monster Village and Xitou Nature Education Area if unavailable. Please bring along an overnight bag for your Alishan National Scenic Area stay.
 
Day 3 ALISHAN → KAOHSIUNG (Breakfast / Lunch)
 
This morning, rise early and be prepared for a visual treat. Hop on board the Alishan sunrise viewing train ride to Zhushan Station, Taiwan’s highest railway station where the sunrise viewing platform is located. Take a deep breath of fresh air and admire the beauty of nature as you marvel at the sunrise and the sea of clouds enveloping the mountain ranges. Thereafter, depart Alishan for Kaohsiung. Uponarrival, explore Pier-2 Art Center, a former warehouse transformed into a cultural and creative hotspot showcasing avant-garde and experimental works. Then, make a stop at Xizi Bay just in time to catch the spectacular sunset before going to Liuhe Tourist Night Market for a tantalising spread of local snacks.

Accommodation: Howard Plaza Hotel Kaoshiung or similar
Note:  Please prepare warm clothes for sunrise and sea of clouds viewing experience as weather temperature is expected to hover around 3 degrees celsius. Morning call will be around 3 a.m. to 4 a.m. local time. Alishan National Scenic Area sunrise and sea of cloud viewing experience is subject to weather conditions and based on official scheduled timetable.
 
Day 4 KAOHSIUNG → NANTOU → TAICHUNG (Breakfast / Lunch (Aboriginal Culture Cuisine Lunch))

Today, hop on a leisure cruise to take in the splendour of Sun Moon Lake, the largest body of water in Taiwan. Next, proceed to Gaomei Wetlands to see the diverse flora and fauna and the charming windmills in the background. Later that evening, your taste buds will be spoilt for choice at the largest night market in central Taiwan, Fengjia Night Market. Do not forget to check out the latest fashion trends and accessories at Feng Chia University near the market after that.
Accommodation: Zhong Ke Hotel or similar
 
Day 5 TAICHUNG → HSINCHU → TAIPEI (Breakfast / Lunch (Neiwan Theater Lunch) / Dinner)

Travel to Miaoli this morning to participate in an indigo-dyeing workshop to learn about the dyeing process and create your very own Hakka design, which you can take home as a keepsake. Then, continue towards Hsinchu to Neiwan Old Street to discover remnants of the distinctive Hakka culture left behind by the predominant Hakka community that used to live there. Thereafter, enjoy a Hakka cuisine lunch at Neiwan Theater before returning to Taipei. Make a photo stop at the iconic Taipei 101. Thereafter, travel to the coastal districy of Jinshan and spend the night at a hot spring hotel with personal hot spring facility in room.

Accommodation: Jinshan Sakura Bay Spring Hotel or similar
Note: Please bring your swimwear and swim cap for outdoor hot spring pools.
 
Day 6 TAIPEI (Breakfast / Dinner (Takao 1972 Mini Hotpot Dinner))

After breakfast, indulge in old-world charm starting at Jiufen, a quaint village with traditional teahouses and speciality shops offering famous local snacks and crafts. Next, head to Jingtong railway station, where you can experience the simple joy of lighting and releasing heavenly lanterns with your fellow travellers. Following that, immerse yourself inthe buzzing youthful energy of Ximending, Taipei’s famed shopping area and epicentre of youth culture.

Accommodation: Imperial Hotel Taipei or similar
Note: Public transfer to Jiufen will be used should visitation fall on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays or during major events in Taiwan. Every 4 travellers will share 1 heavenly lantern.
 
Day 7 TAIPEI → TAOYUAN → SINGAPORE (Meals On Board / Breakfast)
If time permits, you can do some last-minute shopping before you transfer to the airport for your flight home.

 

Remarks:

  • Tour is conducted in English unless otherwise specified. Revisions, if any, in itinerary are subject to the
  • Company’s Terms and Conditions, a copy of which isavailable at www.ChanBrothers.com/PackageTourTnCs. In particular, the Customer is requested to note the following:
  • Itinerary may be subject to change due to circumstances beyond the Company’s control.
  • Accommodation in designated cities is subject to room availability.
  • Sequence of itinerary may be subject to change.
  • Different tour groups may be merged.
  • Proposed changes, if any, that are not accepted will be subject to the refund provisions set out in the Terms and Conditions
Itinerary
Itinerary




Jetabout (1 Feb - 29 Feb)