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A Large Ship Entering the Port Taking You on a Journey to Discover Kaohsiung
Situated in southwest Taiwan,
the warm and sunny Kaohsiung is Taiwan’s second-largest city and its first international commercial port,
making it a true maritime capital.
Apart from its exceptional seaport and airport infrastructure,
Kaohsiung also features an intense transportation network composed of railways and roads,
providing unparalleled transportation convenience.
Its modernized cityscape, maritime charms,
and diverse dining and cultural activities have made it the most exciting tourist destination in Taiwan.
Kaohsiung Port Cruise Terminal
- Kaohsiung Port Cruise Terminal
- Kaohsiung Peng Lai Cruise Terminal
How to Explore Kaohsiung
First Station Asia New Bay Area
Known as the yolk area of Kaohsiung, the "Asia New Bay Area" features innovative contemporary architecture, including the Kaohsiung Port Cruise Terminal, Kaohsiung Music Center, Kaohsiung Public Main Library, Kaohsiung Exhibition Center, Great Harbor Bridge, and the city's skyline formed by skyscrapers like the 85 Sky Tower. The must-visit tourist attractions within the city, such as the Pier2 Art Center, Love River, Sizihwan, and Qijin, make Kaohsiung an ideal destination for planning half-day to full-day itineraries.
Recommended Tourist Attractions
Kaohsiung Music Center
Infused with maritime elements, this international music cultural landmark is the epicenter of southern Taiwan's pop music culture. The building is segmented into areas known as Wave Towers, Coral Zone, Whale Promenade, Dolphin Walkway, and Live Warehouse.more
Pier2 Art Center
Recognized as the most popular cultural attraction, the Pier2 Art Center connects to the world through art and culture. The three main warehouses, each showcasing distinct characteristics, serve as a creative hub also beloved by local residents. It is a place worth visiting both during the day and at night.more
Discover Qijin (also known as Cijin) through “Wind ‧ Harvest”. With its captivating blend of humanistic and natural landscapes, Qijin unveils a myriad of scenic spots that beckon exploration. This island is a thriving tapestry of art, seamlessly weaving together both artistic expression and the pulse of everyday life.more
Combined with prestige and excitement, this luxurious cruise exploration journey allows you to savor delightful moments with gourmet cuisine, activities, and breathtaking scenery. Let's book your cruise now and turn your travel into an unforgettable memory.
Cruise Passengers Self-guided Tours
6H Explore the Asia New Bay Area by LRT
Let's embark on a captivating journey through the city with Kaohsiung LRT, immersing ourselves in the enchanting allure of Asia New Bay Area. This area is a demonstration of the perfect integration of city and seaport, allowing us to leisurely stroll across new creative and cultural highlights in the gentle sea breeze.
3H Embark on a Culinary Adventure in Gushan and Yancheng
Gushan and Yancheng are indeed the perfect destinations for a culinary adventure! Here, you can explore the Gushan Fish Market, renowned as Taiwan's most beautiful fish market, and stroll along the famous Yancheng Milk Tea Street. Of course, you'll have the opportunity to savor local specialties. Let's embark on this culinary journey to satisfy your taste buds.
4H Ride in the Wind and Relish the Azure Blue Seascape
Let's embark on a cruise to Qijin and savor seafood delicacies on the bustling seafood street. You can also stroll along the sandy shores of the beach, marveling at the azure ocean views, and soak up the laid-back atmosphere at the beach bars in Qijin. As night falls, make your way to the Kaohsiung Lighthouse, renowned as the first lighthouse open at night, to experience the beauty of this city, which becomes more enchanting as the night deepens!
4H Go Shopping in Shopping Districts
Let's go shopping and indulge in local delicacies in Kaohsiung's vibrant shopping districts. Whether it is fashionable apparel or unique souvenirs, you'll find a diverse array of options here. If you feel tired from shopping, why not take a ride on the Love Boat Kaohsiung or the Gondola to experience the leisurely ambiance along the Love River, letting your body, mind, and spirit relax completely
4H Social Media Check-in Spots
Kaohsiung boasts numerous social media check-in spots, such as the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas at Lotus Pond, Shoushan LOVE Lookout, and the Dome of Light at the Kaohsiung Metro Formosa Boulevard Station. Let’s explore these tourist attractions and share the beautiful memories in Kaohsiung with friends!
Transportation and Travel Tips
Metro and LRT
The Kaohsiung Metro and Kaohsiung LRT are the preferred choices for travelers exploring tourist attractions in Kaohsiung. The Kaohsiung Metro currently consists of the red and orange lines, which are intersected at the Metro Formosa Boulevard Station. The circular Kaohsiung LRT, on the other hand, serves as a vibrant urban landmark. With numerous transit stations connecting with the Metro, it is considered as a comfortable and convenient transportation option that links to major tourist attractions in Kaohsiung.
Kaohsiung Fun Pass
The Kaohsiung Fun Pass is an integrated tool offering diverse transportation options (Metro, LRT, cruise, city bus, inter-city bus, and YouBike 2.0), tickets for major attractions, and exclusive discounts for shopping at contracted stores. With a range of customizable plans, it is an indispensable ticket for enhancing your Kaohsiung travel experience!