What We Love About Taichung

Just two hours from Taipei is Taichung city, the cultural hub of Taiwan. Explore Taiwan's largest freshwater lake at Sun Moon Lake or go on a trip to Rainbow Village to see colorful wall paintings all across the area. Take on a cultural adventure around the city by discovering the National Taiwan Museum, one of the largest museums in Asia or learn more about the people of Taiwan by visiting the Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village to experience a slice of indigenous culture.

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25 Aug SUN 33° 29°
26 Aug MON 33° 28°
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28 Aug WED 33° 28°

Taichung Travel Guides & Tips

See all of Taiwan with unlimited travel on the railway with the THSR pass

If you’ve been to Taiwan, you’d know that the island has fantastic public transportation. Here's how you can maximize the use of the THSR and TRA.

Noelle Ong · 7 May 2018

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Day Trip from Taichung

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Taichung To-Do's

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Blast to the Past

Discover the marvels of Old Taichung from a new perspective

Travel Planning & Preparations

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Taichung Travel Information

About Taichung

Just two hours from Taipei is Taichung city, the cultural hub of Taiwan. Explore Taiwan's largest freshwater lake at Sun Moon Lake or go on a trip to Rainbow Village to see colorful wall paintings all across the area.


Take on a cultural adventure around the city by discovering the National Taiwan Museum, one of the largest museums in Asia or learn more about the people of Taiwan by visiting the Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village to experience a slice of indigenous culture.

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    22° 12°

  • MAR - MAY
    29° 13°

  • JUN - AUG
    32° 23°

  • SEP - NOV
    31° 14°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +08:00

  • Currency
    New Taiwan Dollar

    1USD = 31.37TWD

  • Best Time To Visit
    • NOV - DEC

      Taichung International Flower Carpet Festival

    • FEB - MAR

      Taichung Cherry Blossom Season

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