Enchanting holiday gateway all year round - Kenting (墾丁), Kaohsiung (高雄) & Taitung (台東)
If you are planing your second trip to Taiwan, besides Sun Moon Lake, Cingjing Farm, and Taroko Gorge, how about experiencing the true life style of Southern Taiwan?
Comparing to Taipei, the climate of southern Taiwan is steadier which makes it the best destination to visit during the whole year.
In Kenting, you can enjoy the beautiful coastline, sand beach with the blue ocean and reef landscape. There are also various sea activities you can try.Then, we will drive to Taitung, the hometown for over 7 tribes of Taiwan's aborigines.
Before we end the trip, we will move back to Kaohsiung, Taiwan's maritime capital. As a passionate harbor city, you will experience the friendly citizens and the diverse culture.
Go Snorkeling in Kenting National Park
Go snorkeling in the ocean, following the water up and down the rhythm, you can experience the colorful underwater world! Due to the reef area, the rocky, flat coastline and clean beautiful underwater scenery, Kenting is a very suitable and fantastic spot for snorkeling.
Meet Giant Tree Roots in Kenting National Forest Recreation Area
Kenting National Forest Recreation Area is famous for its unique scenery such as beautiful reef landscape with limestone caves, cliffs, stalagmites and stalactites. The tropical climate here is with sunshine throughout the year which makes it the best destination to visit even in the winter.
Sunshine and Ocean. Do Nothing at the Beach!
Kenting is all beach and ocean. Kenting Beach is a long white sand beach corresponding with the blue ocean. The beach descends down to 50 meters deep. It is a safe beach for sea activities. If you aren't interesting in these activities, just do nothing and relax at the beach!
Kayak at Gangkou Suspension Bridge (港口吊橋)
Gangkou Suspension Bridge is striding across the Gangkou River. From here visitors can see beautiful views of the estuary and the coast. Nowadays, it becomes a new place where travelers could enjoy kayaking - great fun for a family!
Go Cycling on Green Road of Paradise - Mr. Brown Avenue (伯朗大道)
A country avenue in Chihshang (池上) Township of Taitung County becomes widely popular due to a commercial of Mr. Brown Coffee. It is called a “green road of paradise.” It has vast green rice fields without a wire pole along the roadside. Ride a bike here while enjoy the breeze will be an amazing experience.
Make Handicrafts and Experience Hakka Cultureat Hakka Village - Meinong (美濃)
Meinong has preserved its roots in Hakka tradition more fully than any other town in Taiwan. The best way to experience these living traditions is to stroll through the town, take part in its daily life activities and make a traditional handicrafts such as a oil-paper umbrella.
- Kaohsiung and Kenting Tour
Arrive in Taiwan
Take high speed rail to Kaohsiung (around 1.5 hours)
Have fresh seafood at Qijin (旗津) with low price
Drive to Kenting (around 2 hours)
Enjoy relaxing ambiance on Kenting Street
- Kenting Tour
See Formosan sika deer at Sheding Nature Park (社頂自然公園)
Go snorkeling in Kenting National Park
Discover various kinds of coral reef at Maobitou Park (貓鼻頭公園)
See the sunset at Guanshan (關山) or HongChaiKeng (紅柴坑) : Brief moment, memory permanent
- Kenting Tour
Meet giant tree roots in Kenting National Forest Recreation Area
Say Hi to the landmark - Chuanfan Rock (船帆石)
Explore Eluanbi Lighthouse (鵝鑾鼻燈塔) - the southernmost lighthouse of Taiwan
Sunshine and ocean. Do nothing at the beach!
- Taitung Tour
Check out the incredible pacific coast view - Longpan Park
Kayak at Gangkou suspension bridge
Enjoy local indie music at Tiehua Music Village (鐵花音樂聚落) with art market
- Taitung Tour
Learn more about Taiwan's aborigines at National Museum of Prehistory
Ride Bike at Green Road of Paradise - Mr. Brown Avenue (伯朗大道)
Let's play mud: pottery making experience at aboriginal pottery studio
- Kaohsiung Tour
Visit he local belief center - Donglong Temple (東隆宮)
Turn bad luck to good fortune - Dragon and Tiger Pagoda
Stroll through the most popular creative zone - The Pier-2 Art Center
Taste delightful snacks at Liouhe Night Market
- Kaohsiung Meinong Tour
Fly to the moon! Tsaoshan Moonscape Scenic Area (草山月世界)
Try banana sweets at Cishan Old Street (旗山老街)
Experience Unique Hakka Culture - Hakka Lei Cha Making
Make your own oil-paper umbrella
- Kaohsiung Tour
Meet the Buddha at Fo Guang Shan Monastery (佛光山)
Enjoy a fantastic drum show at Ten-Drum Cultural Creative Village
Take high speed rail to Taipei or depart from Kaohsiung
This tour is a private tour for at least 4 people
Departs on everyday
Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) or Songshan Airport (TSA)
* If you arrive in Kaohsiung Airport, please let us know in advance and we will reduce the fee of high speed rail tickets from Taipei to Kaohsiung.
When to book
Book 5 days in advance
What to bring
Comfortable walking shoes, swimming suits, anti-mosquito measures, hat, sunscreen and sunglasses.
Twin Room Sharing
1,430 USD per person
+400 USD per person
7 nights of hotel or local high quality B&B (Twin Sharing)
Breakfast at the hotel every day
Qijin Ferry, Wanlitong Snorkeling Experience, Sheding Park, Maobitou Park, Guanshan Park, Kenting National Forest Recreation Area, Eluanbi Light Tower, Kayak at Gangkou Suspension Bridge, National Museum of Prehistory, Cycling at Mr. Brown Avenue, Pottery Making Experience, Hakka Lei Cha Experience, Oil-paper Umbrella Making, Ten-Drum Cultural Creative Village
A great English-speaking driver guide
If you prefer Mandarin-speaking driver guide, feel free to let us know.
Airport pickup and drop-off service
High speed rail tickets between Taipei and Kaohsiung
Private transportation during the tour (8-10 hours per day)
Travel insurance and of course, memories that money can't buy!
Please note that tips for your tour guide are NOT included.