Taiwan Trip Planner

Know Your Trip Budget for Your Dream Vacation to Taiwan

How to plan a trip to Taiwan

Taiwan is situated in the Pacific Ocean about 160 kilometers (100 miles) from the southeastern coast of the Chinese mainland. Located about midway between Korea and Japan to the north and Hong Kong and the Philippines to the south, Taiwan is a natural gateway for travelers to and within Asia. Taiwan now has eight National Parks. Some of Asia’s most spectacular scenery awaits you at Taroko Gorge National Park, Taiwan’s foremost tourist draw. Lungshan is Taipei’s oldest and most popular temple, dating back to the early 18th century attracts the visitor…

How to Enter :-

Air: - Taiwan's main international gateway is Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport near Taipei, Kaohsiung ,distant second and very limited international services to Taichung and Hualien. Taiwan is served by airlines from Asia, Europe, South Africa, and North America. The island has two international airports, at Kaohsiung in the south and at Taoyuan in the north. Chiang Kai-shek International Airport at Taoyuan is 40 kilometers (24.8 miles) southwest of Taipei.

Climate and Best time to visit : -

Lowland Taiwan has a marine tropical climate during the summer, with sweltering, humid weather (above 30°C, 86°F) from Jun-Sep.The best time of year to visit is from Oct-Dec,

What to see : -

Taiwan is known for its towering mountains, and is reputable as a "Mountainous Island". The island is spotted with numerous mountains over 3,000 meters. It is also home to Northeast Asia's highest mountain, Jade Mountain, which is nearly 4,000 meter in height. Besides mountains, beautiful coastal scenes are also part of Taiwan's great natural asset. There are various ways to discover the beauty of Taiwan. For example, trekking in the magnificence of the cliffs at Taroko Gorge; taking a ride on the Alishan Forest Railway and experiencing the breathtaking sunrise and sea of clouds; hiking up to the summit of Northeast Asia's highest peak, Yu Mountain (Yushan). You can also soak up the sun in Kending (Kenting), Asia's version of Hawaii; stand at the edge of Sun Moon Lake; wander through the East Rift Valley; or visit the offshore islands of Kinmen and Penghu.

Eateries : - 

Pork, seafood, chicken, rice, and soy are very common ingredients. Beef is far less common. Curiously, the Taiwanese version of beef noodle soup remains one of the most popular dishes in Taiwan

How much does it cost to travel to Taiwan

Plan your trip to Taiwan with an estimated budget for your travel. The average daily cost of food in Taiwan is USD 36.58 per person. For a family of four, the cost of eating out is USD 146.32. For accommodation, be ready to spend around USD 67 for a budget accommodation and USD 414 for a luxury hotel, per day, per person. For getting around Taiwan, you will need a rough figure of USD 17.21 per day. For detailed Taiwan trip cost calculator, use Taiwan Trip Planner.

  • Average Price of a Luxury Trip in Taiwan

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 547 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 3829 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 7658 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 16410 Per Person
  • Average Price of a Mid-Range Trip in Taiwan

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 170 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 1190 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 2380 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 5100 Per Person
  • Average Price of a Budget Trip in Taiwan

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 86 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 602 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 1204 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 2580 Per Person

*Based on Food, Accommodation & Transportation

How much will it cost once you're in Taiwan

Food & Drinks
  • 3-Course meal (mid-range) USD 14.63
  • Fast food Combo meal USD 4.13
  • Coffee (Cappuccino regular) USD 2.59
  • Bottle of Water (1.5 L) USD 1.35
  • Soft Drinks (Coke/Pepsi, 0.33 L) USD 0.92
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 L) USD 1.59
Accommodation & Transportation
  • Budget Accommodation USD 67
  • Luxury Accommodation USD 414
  • Taxi Start (Standard Tariff) USD 2.41
  • Taxi per km (Standard Tariff) USD 0.86
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transit) USD 0.69
  • Fuel (1 L) USD 0.92
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