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Taiwan travel guide

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Tourist season

Are June and July good months to visit Taiwan?

6

June

High
season

7

July

Semi-high
season

Daily budget (1 person)

How much will you spend on accommodation, local transport, sightseeing, meals?

Backpacker's budget
from 36 to 46 USD

Tourist's budget
from 83 to 121 USD

Did you know?

The population of Taiwan is around 23.82 mil., which puts the country in 57. place in terms of population (out of 231 countries and dependent territories).

How far is it?

1. The site uses the Great Circle method of calculating distances between two points on the Earth
2. To change the cities for comparison, change Your Country in settings

The distance between Taipei (TW) and Washington D.C. (US) is 7859 miles

To calculate distance between your location and Taipei click here

Taipei
Taipei
Tainan
Taichung
Kaohsiung City
New Taipei City
Washington D.C.
Washington D.C.
Philadelphia
Houston
Chicago
Los Angeles
New York City
7859
mi

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Safety

General travel safety level in Taiwan on a scale of 1 (safe) to 4 (unsafe).

1

Level 1 • Exercise normal safety precautions.

Update: 2 Dec 2019

Upcoming holidays

20 September 2021• Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday

21 September 2021• Mid-Autumn Festival

Currency

New Taiwan Dollar (TWD) - rate compared to selected currencies

1 TWD
Rate
Inversion
EUR
0.02985
33.50418
GBP
0.02559
39.07313
USD
0.03611
27.6905
Update: 14 Jun 2021

Get ready for your next trip

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Popular destinations

Cities, sights and attractions to visit when planning a trip to Taiwan.

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Distance matrix
MilesTaipeiKaohsiungTaichungTainanHsinchuKeelungChiayiHualien
Taipei-18482164381512873
Kaohsiung184-1082615719660125
Taichung82108-8549964860
Tainan1642685-13417737112
Hsinchu3815749134-539769
Keelung151969617753-14080
Chiayi12860483797140-81
Hualien7312560112698081-

Various faces of Taiwan

  • Cuisine
  • Art
  • Events
  • Animals

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