©

Gyeongju trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close
Trip Planner Asia  /  South Korea  /  Gyeongsangbuk-do  /  Gyeongju

Gyeongju

3.7

Museum Without Walls

One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Republic of Korea, Gyeongju combines a rich cultural heritage with mountain and coastal scenery. Explore a World Heritage-listed historic area packed with rock carvings, tumuli, temples, and pagodas, then visit a history museum and a folk village to shop for authentic handicrafts. Gyeongju vacations can also take advantage of the pine-forested long beach with a seawater spa. Scenic hills just five minutes away from downtown offer pleasant hiking, with numerous Buddhist stone carvings and shrines en route. The city also has a large water park and lots of public and private sport facilities for entertainment and recreation in all seasons. Shilla craftwork and a variety of traditional dishes add to the color of this well-visited spot. Gyeongju is in Gyeongsangbuk-do. In the build up to your vacation in Gyeongju, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our South Korea online journey builder .
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Gyeongju

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
View more tours

Popular things to do in Gyeongju

View all >
4.5
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.1
Duration: 2​h
2.9
Duration: 2​h
4.5
Duration: 2​h

Historic Sites in Gyeongju

View all >
3.7
Duration: 2​h
4.2
Duration: 2​h
4.0
Duration: 2​h
4.0
Duration: 2​h

Side trips from Gyeongju

4.0
Duration: 2​h
4.2
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 2​h

Hidden gems in Gyeongju

3.9
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 8​h
4.2
Duration: 2​h
4.1
Duration: 2​h

Kid-friendly things to do in Gyeongju

4.4
Duration: 2​h
4.4
Duration: 2​h
4.2
Duration: 2​h
3.7
Duration: 8​h

Theme Parks in Gyeongju

3.3
Duration: 2​h
1.6
Duration: 2​h