14 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

14 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

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14 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

Start: Seoul
1
Seoul
— 10 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Busan
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
End: Seoul

10
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 museums, shopping, parks, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace, take a stroll through Bukchon Hanok Village, take in nature's colorful creations at Namsan Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Changdeokgung Palace.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Seoul attractions site .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Cheongju International Airport/Cheongju Air Base (K-59/G-513). In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

3
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
On the 7th (Wed), take in the views from Gwangandaegyo Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple, then kick back and relax at Haeundae Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Gwangalli Beach. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Beomeosa Temple, enjoy the sea views from Yeongdo Lighthouse, take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, then make a trip to Yongdusan Park, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market, and finally admire the local landmark of Busan Station Plaza.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Busan trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Seoul to Busan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Busan can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

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

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