Explore Taiwan using the country’s excellent
high-speed rail network to visit some of the
main sights, combined with rides on scenic
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Arrive and transfer to the Landis Hotel for 2
Full-day guided tour of Taipei, including the
National Palace Museum that displays a
multitude of treasures removed from the Chinese
mainland during the Cultural Revolution. (B, L)
Take the high-speed train to Hsinchu City. Stay
2 nights at the Ambassador Hotel Hsinchu. The
next day, enjoy a scenic ride along the Neiwan
line to the former mining town of Neiwan, where
you can sample traditional Hakka cuisine. (B, L)
Continue south on a high-speed train to Tainan
and stay at Tayih Landis Hotel for 2 nights. The
following day is at leisure to explore Taiwan’s
cultural capital, home to the Chihkan Towers and
the Confucian temple. (B)
Take a local train north-west to the city of Chiayi,
then change to the Alishan Mountain Railway.
This 3.5 -hour journey passes through the plains
between Beimen and Zhuqi, then begins to
climb slowly through the mountains via dramatic
switchbacks. Overnight at the Alishan House
Hotel. (B, D)
Take the Alishan Forest Railway to a viewpoint
to watch the sun rise over the Alishan Forest
Park. Drive to Kaohsiung city and stay 2 nights at
The Howard Plaza Hotel. The following day is at
Take the high-speed train north to Taipei.
Overnight at the Landis Hotel. (B)
Alishan House is a simple yet charming guesthouse in a delightful setting on the forested hillsides of Alishan. Facilities include one restaurant serving Chinese food and a spacious terrace for enjoying the panoramic views from the...
A member of the Preferred Hotel Group, the Landis Taipei Hotel combines cutting-edge technology with attention to detail in the heart of the city. Each of the 209 spacious rooms have been renovated and refurbished to blend classic detail with contemporary comfort. Dining facilities include a traditional French restaurant in elegant surroundings with luxurious cuisine and an award-winning wine cellar. For the more active guests there is also a fully equipped fitness room complete with a rooftop jacuzzi and an expert...
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TBR2017: 9 Nights
Alishan is famous throughout South East Asia as a spectacular place to watch the sunrise...
Tainan is Taiwan's oldest city and the fourth largest urban centre on the island. With a...
Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, is a vibrant blend of traditional culture and cosmopolita...