From Chiayi, Kaohsiung is about 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the south, and Taichung is approximately 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the northeast.
It's recommended not to limit your tour to the points of interest in Chiayi because the entire region has been graced with plenty of wonderful cultural and natural attractions. Places within a relatively short distance of Chiayi are Beigan, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast, and Beigang, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast.
Around 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest of Chiayi is Tainan, an important regional city home to Lin Mo Niang Park, Tainan County Stadium and Koxinga Temple. Tainan City Hall, National Cheng Kung University and Tainan District Court are also worth a visit before heading back to Chiayi.
Uncover the region's rich cultural makeup at Taiwan's fascinating history museums and art museums.
Mix learning with pleasure on your vacation by joining a group of like-minded travelers on one of the area's informative culinary tours and cycling tours. Head outside and get amongst the adventures in Taiwan. Have a go at rock climbing or give hiking a try.
When it's time to leave this special place, bid a fond Zàijiàn (farewell) to the people you've met and the spots you've been.