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Taiwan Scenic Railway Tour - 8 Days


● Puyuma/Taroko Express (high-speed electric tilting trains along the coast and valley)

● Pingxi line (takes in waterfalls, a river, tourist coal mine, cafes and restaurants and various culture festivities.)

● Jiji Line (passes mountains, historical village and houses, cafes and restaurants)

● Zushan line(Alishan sunrise train, catches the sunrise over Jade mountain)

● Shenmu line(Sacred Tree Line of the Alishan Forest Railway) High speed rail(300 km/h bullet train)


8 Day Taiwan Railway Tour

Daily Departure - Minimum of 2 Persons.


Day 1 - Arrival in Taipei


Private transfer to hotel in Taipei.

Use metro day pass and take unlimited rides on MRT, city buses and start your city tour.

You may visit CKS, Taipei 101, Lungshan temple, National palace Museum, night market, tea plantation, etc.

Get on and off where you like. (*Entrance fee is excluded)

Overnight at Forte Guanqian or similar.


Day 2 - Taipei


Meet guide at hotel lobby

Taipei station, take train to Pingxi. Use one day pass to hop on and hop off

Shihfen station. Launch sky lantern

Hotel in Taipei. Overnight at Forte Guanqian or similar.

Meal: Breakfast


Day 3 - Taipei - Taroko


Take Puyuma/Taroko Express (2hr~2.5hr)

Hualien meet guide at station

Taroko: Tunnel of Nine Turns, Swallow Grotto, and Eternal Spring Shrine

Hotel in Taroko. Dinner is included. Overnight at Leader village or similar.

Meal: Breakfast & Dinner


Day 4 - Taroko - Taitung


Meet guide at hotel lobby

Taitung: Sansientai, Tunghe and Siaoyeliou

Hot spring hotel in Taitung. Overnight at Toyugi or similar.

Meal: Breakfast


Day 5 - Taitung - Chiayi


Meet guide at hotel lobby

Taitung station, take train(4.5hr)

Chiayi meet driver at station

Hotel in Chiayi.

You may visit Hinoki village, sun shooting tower, tropical of cancer, song of the forest, etc (at own cost).

Overnight at Forte Chiayi or similar.

Meal: Breakfast


Day 6 - Chiayi - Alishan


Meet driver at hotel lobby

Hotel in Alishan.

You may have soft trekking and take Shenmu railway line in famous Alishan Giant Tree area (at own cost).

Overnight at Alishan Guo or similar.

Meal: Breakfast


Day 7 - Alishan - Sun Moon Lake


You may take sunrise train in the early morning (at own cost).

After breakfast, meet driver at hotel lobby.

B&B in Sun Moon Lake. You may rent a bike alongside the lake or take a cruise (at own cost).

Overnight at Sun Moon Lake B&B or similar..

Meal: Breakfast


Day 8 - Sun Moon Lake - Departure

TTA Protected

Meet guide at lobby.

Take bus to Checheng - lunch box is provided.

Take train, Jiji Line (2hr) to Changhua. Visit round house at Changhua station.

Take train (15min) to Taichung station. Take high speed rail (35~45min) to Taoyuan station, and to Airport for departure. End of tour.

Meal: Breakfast


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