8 Days Taiwan Tours

8 Days Taiwan Tours

8 Days 7 Nights Taiwan Tour

(Available on Every Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat & Sun ONLY)

Valid from April 1, 2015- March 31, 2016

as low USD775/pax

Highlights:   Taipei, Sun Moon Lake, Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery, Kaohsiung, Kenting National Park, East Coast & Taroko National Park

 

 

RATES:

Category Adult Child Single supplement
A US$895 US$843 US$575
B US$833 US$772 US$503
C US$775 US$710 US$445

 

  • Fare includes 7 nights hotel accommodation on twin sharing basis, ENGLISH speaking guide, daily hotel breakfasts, SIC TOURS, admission fees and all transfers by air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Lunch and dinner are NOT included
  • Extra night(s) at Taipei is available on request.
  • Effective from 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016.
  • Not applicable during the following period: 6~13 Feb 2016 (Chinese New Year)

 

ITINERARY:

Day 1

Sat

 

ARRIVAL (X, X, X)

Upon arrival at Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), you will be met and transferred to your accommodation hotel by private car (no guide). The remainder of the day will be free.

Hotel options:

A.      Regent Taipei or Palais de Chine (5*)

B.      Howard Plaza Hotel or The Landis Taipei (4*)

C.     Gala Hotel, Taipei or Golden China Hotel, Taipei (3*)

taiwan chiang kai sekDay 2

Sun

 

HALF DAY TAIPEI CITY TOUR (B, X, X)

After breakfast, we will take a tour of Taipei city includes the impressive Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, National Palace Museum where 5,000 years of Chinese imperial arts and jade collections are exhibited, Martyrs’ Shrine of traditional architecture and change of Honor Guards, a local Taiwanese temple, and Taipei Handicraft Center. The remainder of the day will be free on your own.

Hotel options:

A.   Regent Taipei or Palais de Chine (5*)

B.   Howard Plaza Hotel or The Landis Taipei (4*)

C. Gala Hotel, Taipei or Golden China Hotel, Taipei (3*)

Sun Moon Lake taiwanDay 3

Mon

 

TAIPEI / SUN MOON LAKE + Natural Hot Spring (B, X, X)

To be picked up at lobby of hotel in Taipei City, we will drive to Sun Moon Lake which is located in the middle of Taiwan and situated 762 meters above sea level in the lofty mountains of Central Taiwan. Tour will stop at the famous Wenwu Temple, also known as Literature-Warrior Temple, dedicated to Confucius as Master of Pen and to Kuan Ti as Master of Sword, Holy Monk Shrine and Ci En Pagoda. After touring round Sun Moon Lake, check in hotel.

Enjoy natural hot spring at the Fleur de Chine Hotel, Sun Moon Lake.

You can also enjoy the walking trails, biking, hiking or boating at the lake.

Hotel: Fleur De Chine – Mountain View Room (5*) or similar

fo guang shan taiwanDay 4

Tue

 

SUN MOON LAKE / FO GUANG SHAN MONASTERY / KAOHSIUNG (B, X, X)

Check out hotel, passing by the lovely small and old Jiji Railway Station, drive to Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Monastery, the most famous Buddhist sacred place of southern Taiwan. Here you will learn about Buddhism during the monastery walking tour to visit “Buddha Memorial Center” and communicate with some of the monks or nuns during the visit, there will be opportunity to taste Buddhist vegetarian lunch (at your own cost). Continuously, we will drive to Kaohsiung which is the second largest city of Taiwan. The tour will take you to Love River and Liuhe Night Market. Overnight stay at Kaohsiung.

Hotel: Grand Hi-Lai Hotel, Kaohsiung (5*) or similar

 

kenting park taiwanDay 5

Wed

 

KAOHSIUNG / KENTING / ZHIHBEN HOT SPRINGS, TAITUNG (B, X, X)

Morning tour to Kenting National Park, located at Taiwan’s southern tip and the 37 miles of coral-rimmed shoreline along three sides of the park provide its main attractions. Stops will be made at Eluanbi light house, Maobitou coastal scenic area and Longpan Park. Continuously we will drive to Taitung via Southern Link Highway. Overnight stay at Zhiben.

Enjoy natural hot spring at Hotel Royal Chihpen

Hotel: Hotel Royal Chihpen, Taitung (5*) or similar

east coast national taiwanDay 6

Thu

 

TAITUNG / EAST COAST NATIONAL SCENIC AREA / TAROKO (B, X, X)

After breakfast, it will be an exciting East Coast Tour. The East Coast National Scenic Area, known as “Taiwan’s last unspoiled land”, stretches 170 kilometers down the east coast of the island. Weathering, erosion, and accumulation have produced a wide range of landforms here. Our tour will stop at Xiaoyeliu, Sanxiantai, Shitiping (Stone Steps), marble factory and showroom.

Late afternoon, we will proceed to Hualien for overnight stay at Taroko National Park.

Hotel: Silks Place Taroko (5*) or similar

taroko park taiwanDay 7

Fri

 

TAROKO NATIONAL PARK / TAIPEI (B, X, X)

After breakfast, we will make a visit to Taroko National Park. Taroko Gorge is an exceptionally beautiful, narrow raving created by the Liwu river which has cut deep into the mountains of solid marble. A road carved into sheer walls of rock rewinding its way past forested peaks and cliffs towering thousands of feet above it, while hundreds of feet below a river roars past gigantic marble boulders.

Passing by Tunnel of Nine Turns, Ci Mu Bridge, stops will be made at Swallow Grotto, and Changchun Temple (Eternal Spring Shrine). We will then drive back to Taipei with a stop at Cingshui Cliff, drive through Syue-Shan Long Tunnel (12.9 Kms) to arrive at around 6 PM.

Hotel options:

A.      Regent Taipei or Palais de Chine Hotel (5*)

B.      Howard Plaza Hotel or The Landis Taipei (4*)

C.     Gala Hotel, Taipei or Golden China Hotel, Taipei (3*)

Day 8 Sat

 

DEPARTURE (B, X, X)

At leisure until check out and you will be transferred to airport for departure flight by private car (no guide).

 

 

 

Inclusions:

  • 7 nights hotel accommodation at 3-5 star hotel with breakfast
  • Round trip airport transfer
  • Service of an English Speaking Guide
  • SIC Tours and Transfer as mentioned in the itinerary above
  • Air ticket  from Taipei to Hualien
  • Train ticket from Hualien to Taipei

 

TAIWAN VISA REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Duly filled up Online application Form
  • 2 passport size photos, white background (taken w/ in the last 3 months)
  • Passport valid for at least 6 months
  • For Employee: Original employment certificate and copy of Company ID
  • For Businessman: Copy of DTI or SEC & Mayor’s Permit or Business Permit
  • Original Birth Certificate issued by NSO
  • Original Marriage Contract (If applicable) issued by NSO
  • Original Financial Statements (ITR – Income Tax Return) & Bank Certificate
  • Original Employment Certificate