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5 Days Taipei, Yilan & Hualien (Selected Wednesdays only)

5 Days Taipei, Yilan & Hualien (Selected Wednesdays only)
  • 5 days
  • Land Tour
  • May 2017 - Dec 2017
  • RM 970

KKM Travel & Tours

KKM Travel & Tours

Lot 236, Ground Floor, Beautiful Jade Centre, P.O. Box 1586, 98008 Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia

+60 8541 7899

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5 Days Taipei, Yilan & Hualien (Selected Wednesdays only)


Package include :
  • 01 night’s accommodation at Taoyuan
  • 01 night’s accommodation at Hualien
  • 01 night’s accommodation at Yilan
  • 01 night’s accommodation at Taipei
  • Half board meals – 03 breakfasts, 02 lunches & 02 dinners
  • Return airport-hotel-airport transfer on seat-in-coach basis
  • Full-day Taipei, Jiufen & Shifen Tour on seat-in-coach basis
  • Full-day Taroko National Park & Yilan Sightseeing Tour on seat-in-coach basis
  • Full-day Taipei Sightseeing & Shopping Tour on seat-in-coach basis
  • Mandarin-speaking guide


Itinerary
Day 01 _______ / TAOYUAN (No meal)
Upon your arrival in Taoyuan International Airport, you will be met by our local representative for your transfer to the selected hotel at Taoyuan for check-in. Rest of the day is free at leisure for you to explore the city.

Day 02 TAOYUAN / JIUFEN / PINGXI / HUALIEN (Breakfast, Dinner)
After breakfast, proceed on a sightseeing tour around the city visiting Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall - a famous and impressive monument erected in memory of Chiang Kai-Shek, the former President of the Republic of China; followed by a little shopping for some local delicacies; before continuing on to the quaint little village of Jiufen, formerly a prosperous gold-mining town on the Northeast Coast of Taipei. With its closely built houses clinging onto the steep mountainsides, Jiufen continue to offer enchanting scenery, unique teahouse and fascinating glimpses into the lifestyles of the past. While you are there, do take the opportunity to sample the popular local delicacies such as the Beef Noodles, Fish Ball Soup as well as Taro and Sweet Potato Balls. Thereafter, visit Shifen Old Street – where one can experience lighting sky lanterns (on own expenses) and see the unique scene of trains running right through the old street filled with many houses which still retains the charm of yesteryear, souvenir shops and restaurants on both sides of the railway. Later in the afternoon, journey to Hualien via the longest tunnel in Taiwan - Hsuehshan Tunnel, and passing through the scenic Su-Hua Highway.

Day 03 HUALIEN / YILAN (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast, start the day on a walking tour around Taroko National Park, one of the eight national parks in Taiwan. Spanning across Taichung, Nantou and Hualien County in the eastern part of Taiwan, the park is famous for its spectacular Taroko Gorge as well as the scenic beauty of Liwu River. Explore Swallow Grotto Trail to enjoy the sights of Liwu River right below, the mysterious potholes on the marble cliff faces as well as the famous rock formation “Chieftain’s profile rock” which looks like an Indian chief; and followed by a visit to Eternal Spring Shrine which commemorates those who died during the construction of the Central Cross-Island Highway. Spring water adjacent to the shrine flows all year round, thus making it a significant landmark of scenic beauty on the Central Cross-Island Highway. Next, enjoy a little shopping at a Lingzhi Specialty Centre for some of this precious herbal product which is believed to have medicinal values and can confer longevity; before boarding a train to Suao, an urban township in Yilan that is famous for its seafood restaurants as well as cold springs. Enjoy a stroll around Jimmy Square – picture book-themed attraction near Yilan Train Station which brings to life characters and famous scenes from picture books by Jimmy Liao, one of Taiwan’s most famous illustrators.

Day 04 YILAN / TAIPEI (Breakfast, Lunch)
After breakfast, return to Taipei and enjoy a walking tour around Yuanshan Scenic Area – Taipei City’s very first park and home to the famous Grand Hotel. Established in 1897, this 133-hectare urban park is latticed with paved trails and stairways, winding up the hills and past a Buddhist Temple to an observation platform that overlooks Taipei City. Thereafter, proceed on a sightseeing tour around the city visiting The Martyr's Shrine with its magnificent architecture that is similar to Taihe Dian Imperial Palace in Beijing, to view the elaborate hourly guard-changing ceremony; Tian Lu Pixiu Culture Centre to learn more about Feng Shui and this mythical animal which is believe to bring wealth as well as good luck; a Pearl Cultivation Centre where one can learn about how these exquisite jewels are cultivated and harvested; and Taipei 101 - the first International Top Brand Shopping Mall in Taiwan where you can find a selection of International Trendy Fashion Brands, Luxury Boutiques as well as Gourmet Food. Taipei 101 also features an indoor as well as outdoor observatory (optional, on own expenses) which offers a 360-degree view of the city. In the evening, head over to Raohe Street Tourist Night Market, the oldest Night Market in Taiwan which boasts numerous delicious cuisines and various characteristic snacks which are renowned at home as well as abroad.

Day 05 TAIPEI / TAOYUAN / _______ (No meal)
Free at leisure until it is time to transfer back to the airport for your onwards journey. 


Terms & Conditions
  • Travel period : departure dates as mentioned above (for Seat-in-Coach Tour) and/or daily departure (for Private Tour)
  • Travel must be completed by 31 December 2017
  • The above rates require a minimum of 02 adults per booking (for Seat-in-Coach Tour) and/or minimum of 04 adults per booking (for Private Tour)
  • The above rates are applicable to Malaysian passport holders only
  • Rates for other nationalities are strictly on request basis and may be subjected to additional charges
  • The above package is subjected to compulsory tipping of MYR$70.00 per person
  • Private Tour with a group size of 10 adults and below will be conducted by Mandarin-speaking driver cum guide only
  • English-speaking guide is applicable to Private Tour arrangements only and will be subjected to additional surcharge of MYR$710.00 per group per day
  • The above rates and tour program are subjected to change without prior notice
  • The above package DOES NOT include any visa arrangement. It is the traveller’s own responsibility to ensure he/she have a valid entry visa, if required
  • No refund (either partial or full) will be given for any unutilized portion and/or services in the package
  • AsiaTravelMart’s General terms & conditions apply – a copy of the terms & conditions can be obtained from any of our Travel Centres
  • In the event of any inconsistency or discrepancy between the translated versions of this flyer and the English original, the latter will take precedence
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