4D/3N: Taipei & Sun Moon Lake

4D/3N: Taipei & Sun Moon Lake

Group of 2 - price per persons, starting from
TWD 22.700
Group of 3 - price per persons, starting from
TWD 19.100
Group of 4 - price per persons, starting from
TWD 18.000
Group of 5 - price per persons, starting from
TWD 16.800
Group of 6 - price per persons, starting from
TWD 17.900
Group of 7 - price per persons, starting from
TWD 16.900
Group of 8 - price per persons, starting from
TWD 15.000
For more than 8 person, please contact us directly
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► Enjoy Taipei and Sun Moon lake with a competent licensed guide and private car or van;
► Experience Taiwan's capital and Sun Moon lake' amazing nature;
► Learn about the history and culture through your knowledgeable licensed guides.


說明 Introduction

Price includes: 

Guide and transportation: 

- 2 days English speaking licensed guide and driver with VAN (including meals and overnights) available 9 hours per day (Taichung - Sun Moon Lake - Taichung );
- Night Market Tour on the first day (3H with local dinner);
- Airport transfer Taipei - Taoyuan Airport and Taoyuan Airport - Taipei;
- HSR Tickets Taipei - Taichung and Taichung - Taipei 
- Fuel, parking fees;

- 2 overnights in Taipei 4* hotel central located including breakfast;
- 1 overnight in Sun Moon Lake 4*  hotel nearby the lake including breakfast;


- 3 breakfast ( Taipei ), 
1 dinner at the night market ( Taipei )
1 lunch at Ma-Gai-Dan restaurant( Sun Moon Lake )

Entrance tickets and others: 
- Tickets for the boat tour in Sun Moon Lake;
- Tickets for the Gondola ( Ropeway)  in Sun Moon Lake;
- Entrance ticket Taipei 101 with observatory and dumper;
- Insurance.

Price does not include: Everything not mentioned in the “price includes”.

Please note:
- Our guide/drivers are official licensed authorized guide. They drive carefully and they know the territory.- 
- Guide/Driver and car are available for 9 hours a day. 
- Guide/Driver can decide to change the itinerary in case of emergency as well as you can also decide to change it or stop longer or skip one destination.
- Prices are not included week end or high season supplement. 

Travelling with a licensed driver/guide means: 
- You can change plans in case you want or need.
- You can decide your daily schedule, your morning wake up alarm and for how long you want to stay or visit a place or a restaurant where you would like to stop for food.

For quotation with 3* hotels or 5* hotels, please contact us! 



Day 1 : Taipei

Arrival at the airport and meeting with your driver. Private transfer to Taipei and check - in at the hotel.

Depending on the arrival time you can decide today to visit ( without guide ).

TAIPEI 101 (entrance ticket included ) is impossible to miss with its 508mt held the title of the world's tallest green building until 2011. 
Observation decks are on the 88th and 89th floors, with an outdoor deck on the 91st floor opened on some occasions, weather permitting. Don't miss the massive gold-colored iron wind damper that keeps the tower stable through typhoons and earthquakes. 
ELEPHANT HILL Hiking Elephant Mountain is definitely 1 of the top things to do in Taipei. If you’re in good shape, you can make it 15 – 20 minutes and you’ll end up at a viewing platform which has a great view of Taipei 101 and the city.

Evening tour: Night market tour with English speaking guide: Get out of the tourist traps; join the food tour and discover eating like a local. Explore the people and places around the well known food street markets! 

Dinner will be at the night market.


Dinner at night market
3* hotel central located
Day 2: Taipei - Sun Moon Lake

Breakfast at the hotel and check - out. 

Walk to Taipei Main Station and take the High Speed Train to Taichung in the morning. 

After arrival at Taichung HSR Station, meeting with your English speaking guide/driver at TBD and drive to Sun Moon Lake. We’ll leave the city behind  and head to magical Sun Moon Lake, consistently rated as one of the most scenic spots in Asia. The drive to Sun Moon Lake, depending on traffic, will take about 1 to 1,5 hour.

After arrival, you will take the boat and explore the lake (we include a boat cruise (around 60/90 minutes) around the lake.  

Next on the list is a well-deserved Taiwanese-style lunch.

Lunch will be followed by a sky-high ride in a cable car granting picturesque 360-degree panoramic views over Sun Moon Lake. The Sun Moon Lake Ropeway connects Ita Thao with the Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village. It takes about ten minutes each way and covers a distance of around 1,877 meters (6,158 ft).

After Ropeway Ride you will visit Wenwu Temple. The majestic temple sits on a mountainside, north of Sun Moon Lake, and was built according to the landscape. Wenwu Temple is known to be the largest temple in the area.

The final stop is Yidashao Commercial District. During a 40-minute visit, you can learn more about Taiwan and Taiwanese Indigenous culture and get your hands on some fine traditional arts and crafts.

Evening free to relax in Sun Moon Lake
Dinner free.

Breakfast, lunch
3* hotel on the lake
Day 3 : Sun Moon Lake - Taipei

Breakfast at the hotel and meeting with your English speaking guide/driver 
In the morning exploring the Sun Moon lake area:

► Visit Ita Thao: is the origin of Thao people; it is believed that their ancestors, originally from Alishan, chased a white deer to a faraway lake where they found an abundance of fish. They returned to their homeland, brought the whole tribe, and decided to settle down at Sun Moon Lake, as we call it today. Although tribal life is almost extinct now, a visit to Ita Thao allows you to experience the aboriginal culture and you get to taste delicious aboriginal food too.
on the way back to Taichung Train station visit: 

► Carton King, where everything from utensils to furniture are made from carton boxes.

► Antique Assam Tea Farm: Shuili Snake Kiln is the town where remains the eldest tradition of kiln-making. There is a biggest kiln work which is in the Guinness Book of Records by the size of 6.68 meters.

Afterwards drive to Taichung HSR station and take the train back to Taipei.
Arrival in Taichung in the late afternoon; Free time to visit the city and do some shopping!
Dinner free

Breakfast, dinner
Taipei 3* hotel central located
Day 4 : Taipei

After breakfast meeting with your English-speaking guide and walking tour in Taipei. 

BAO’AN TEMPLE: Originally constructed in 1742 as a wooden shrine, the Bao'an Temple is a Taiwanese folk religion temple. Throughout Taiwan's history, the temple was renovated and reconstructed numerous times, leading to a 2003 induction into UNESCO for cultural heritage conservation. Dedicated to the Taoist saint Baosheng Dadi (保生大帝), the 900 SQ METRE large temple faces south, in line with Feng-Shui practices, and houses the front, main, and rear halls, along with the east and west halls. The buildings also run from tallest to shortest in that order, in observance of Confucian principles. The temple also houses a drum tower.

LONGSHAN TEMPLE: Founded in 1738 during the Qing Dynasty has been rebuilt multiple times after destruction by earthquakes, typhoons, and even bombing in the last days of WWII. It is for worshiping Guanshiyin Buddha and over 100 divine spirits. The most important ones are : Matsu, goddess of the sea, Wenchang Dijun, the god of literature, red-faced Guan Gong, the god of war and patron of police and gangsters, and the Old Man Under the Moon, known as the Matchmaker or the Chinese cupid.

Visit also Herb Lane and Snake Alley near Longshan Temple.

XIMENDING: Located in west Taipei, Ximending is one of the most popular tourist spots among both local and international travelers. Ximending features a wide selection of fashionable clothing and accessories in many styles including Japanese, Chinese and Western. Ximending is similar to Shibuya in Japan, both are famed for a diversity of entertainments and activities that allure large numbers of young people and young adults. It is often a gathering site for young people and has been noted the most fashionable and popular shopping area in Taiwan.

RED HOUSE: In the Japanese era, the Red House came to symbolise the bustling commercialism of the Ximending District. Post-WWII it was an opera house, a performance theatre, a movie theatre and, finally a multifunctional cultural centre with regular live performances and exhibitions. 
The newly furnished first floor contains a shopping ground, creative arts showroom, and a Paper windmill Cafe. On the 2nd floor, an entire room had been developed into an assembly hall with mobile chairs and tables. The red interior has a spacious capacity that can house up to 200 people. All the area is full of bars and restaurants.

Transfer to Airport with private bus. 

Breakfast:hotel breakfast

注意事項 Notes

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1) Date;
2) How many persons (adults, kids and infants):

or send us an email:
✉  anna@northwest.com.tw
✉  taiwan.tour@northwest.com.tw

We will send you a quotation within 48 hours (Monday to Friday).

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