10 days in South Korea Itinerary

10 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Jeju, Jeju Island
— 3 nights
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Busan
— 2 nights
3
Seoul
— 4 nights

3
nights
Jeju, Jeju Island

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Get out of town with these interesting Jeju side-trips: Seogwipo (Seongsan Ilchulbong & Cheonjiyeon Falls). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Manjanggul Cave, take in nature's colorful creations at Kim Kyung-Sook Sunflower Farm, stop by The Islander, and walk around Sarabong Park.

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Singapore, Singapore to Jeju is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Korean Standard Time (KST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Seogwipo
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Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong
Manjanggul Cave ©
Manjanggul Cave
Udo ©
Udo

2
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
On the 26th (Tue), walk around Yongdusan Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Haeundae Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Gwangalli Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of UN Memorial Cemetery, then take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, and then stop by Gamcheon Culture Village.

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You can fly from Jeju to Busan in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and train. In May in Busan, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach

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nights
Seoul

Seoul ©
One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Changdeokgung Palace, stroll around Namsan Park, and take some stellar pictures from N Seoul Tower.

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You can fly from Busan to Seoul in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Seoul are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. On the 31st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

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