Day 1: Arrive in Taipei
Upon arrival, meet our representative and transfer to Howard Plaza Hotel Taipei or similar for check-in.
Day 2: Taipei - Kaohsiung
"Pick up from hotel / Taiwan High Speed Rail Station / High Speed Bullet Train for Kaohsiung / Enbus for Maopitou / Oluanpi Light House / Kenting Park / Kaohsiung. (B)
Olanpi Light House
covers an area of some 59 hectares. It is a recreation area of both natural and cultural landscape which is listed as one of the eight nature wonders of Taiwan. Walking along the well-planned trail inside the park, every so often you can find screw pines, portia trees, Philippine ebony persimmons and Paatii growing everywhere on the rocks.
Mao Pi tou
Since there is a rock falling from the sea cliff which looks like a crouching cat facing toward the sea, it is named Maobitou. From the trail aside Maobitou Tourist Center to the observation deck, standing on the deck on the cliff, you will see the boundless scenery of blue sky and sea.
The centerpiece of the Hengchun Peninsula is Kenting National Park, Taiwan's only tropical national park. Established in 1982, Kenting National Park covers a total area of 33,268 hectares of land and maritime environments."
Day 3: Kaohsiung - Taipei
"Kaohsiung City Tour / Cheng Ching Lake / Spring & Autumn Pavilions / Former British Consulate) / Kaohsiung High Speed Train Station / High Speed Bullet Train for Taipei. (B)
Cheng Ching Lake
It is the largest lake in the Kaohsiung area, developed originally as a reservoir to meet the need for water for industrial use. Later on the lake was improved through environmental landscaping, until today it offers the beauty of a forested park.
Spring and Autumn Pavilion
Two massive pavilions dedicated to Kuan Kung, the God of War, the Spring and Autumn Pavilions were completed in 1951. In front of the pavilions is a statue of Guanyin(Kuanyin), the Goddess of Mercy, riding a dragon. According to legend, Guanyin(Kuanyin) appeared above the clouds riding on a dragon, signifying that believers must erect an image depicting this event between pavilions of summer and autumn: The present-day structures are a result of this vision.
Former British Consulate
The consulate was built in 1865 with more than a hundred years of history. It is now the most antique western building preserved in Taiwan, which is listed as the second-class historic spot."
Day 4: Taipei - U.S.A
Bid farewell to Taipei and transfer to the airport for the flight home. (B)
Key: (B) Breakfast