Destination guide

The charming area of Taichung awaits your stay

The parks and hot springs provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Taichung. Travelers to this romantic city praise the shopping, cafes and sightseeing. Sun Moon Lake and Fengjia Night Market are just a couple of the must-sees. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Taichung

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Taichung a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lihpao Land (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Lihpao Racing Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Old Mountain Line Rail Bike (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Xihu Sugar Factory (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Jiangma Garden (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Guguan Hot Springs Park (21.4 mi / 34.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Taichung

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Taichung is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sun Moon Lake (25.2 mi / 40.6 km)
  • Liuchuan Riverside Walk (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Calligraphy Greenway (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Taichung Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Autumn Red Valley Ecological Park (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Moncoeur (6 mi / 9.7 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Taichung

Fly into Taichung (RMQ), the closest airport, located 8.7 mi (14 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Taichung Station, Taichung Taiyuan Station and Taichung Daqing Station are the main stations that serve the city. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Taichung Taiwan High Speed Rail Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Taichung?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now that's to get away. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and head to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Taichung:

  • Make use of conveniences like wheelchair accessibility and a free nearby fitness center at "Splendid Planet - - The Best Place In Taichung". Situated around 16 miles from Taichung, this unique property has 1 bedroom and is a hit with guests.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Hualien - Family Room - 6pax - Near San Zhong Shopping District". Located around 50 miles from the heart of Taichung, it has 3 bedrooms and features shopping and a washing machine.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Taichung vacation rental for you.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Taichung?

Experience the culture and energy of Taichung from the privacy and comfort of a studio apartment. Whether you're hoping to get away on your own or paint the town red with pals, you'll find the ideal studio apartment for rent in and around Taichung:

  • Get out and explore from the comfort of "Splendid Planet - - The Best Place In Taichung". This property is a terrific base for sightseeing and features amenities including a fridge and internet services.
  • "Happy Inn Women Dormitory" is another tempting choice. Settle in and enjoy the use of air conditioning, a microwave oven and more.

There are plenty of highlights around Taichung to put on your must-do list. Nourish the culture vulture in you by visiting Asia Museum of Modern Art and Shueili Snakekiln Ceramics Park.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Taichung?

From chic apartments to large vacation homes, Vrbo has your quick break sorted. Here are just two of our most popular stays in and around Taichung:

  • If you can only spare a couple of nights, "Hiking Trail Best Choice - Meet Guesthouse" has you covered. It's close to central Taichung, so you'll be near all the top attractions.
  • Alternatively, spend a few relaxing nights at "A Tree House 4 Big Rooms". This centrally located property makes exploring the local sights easy.