14 days in South Korea Itinerary

14 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Jeju
— 3 nights
2
Busan
— 3 nights
3
Daegu
— 2 nights
4
Seoul
— 5 nights

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Jeju

Jeju

Island of the Gods

The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jeju April 3rd Peace Park and Genius Loci. Step out of Jeju to go to Seogwipo and see PLAY KPOP, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Geumneung Eutteumwon Beach, go for a walk through Handam Coastal Trail, get outside with Sehwa Beach, and take a peaceful walk through Jeolmul Natural Forest Resort.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Jeju trip app.

If you are flying in from Philippines, the closest major aiport is Jeju International Airport. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

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Gimnyeong Seonsegi Beach
Gimnyeong Seonsegi Beach
Jeju April 3rd Peace Park ©
Jeju April 3rd Peace Park
PLAY KPOP ©
PLAY KPOP

3
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ulsan Grand Park and Taehwagang National Garden. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Busan: Tongdosa Temple (in Yangsan), Gimhae National Museum (in Gimhae) and Taehwa River Seepri Bamboo Grove (in Ulsan). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Igidae Park, kick back and relax at Songdo Beach, make a trip to Samgwangsa Temple, and take in the views from Busan Harbor Bridge.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Busan road trip planning app.

Fly from Jeju to Busan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Daegu.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Igidae Park ©
Igidae Park
Ulsan Grand Park ©
Ulsan Grand Park
Gimhae National Museum ©
Gimhae National Museum

2
nights
Daegu

Daegu ©
The fourth-largest city in South Korea, Daegu sprawls out across a wide, flat valley overlooked by a sacred Buddhist mountain.
On the 21st (Sat), walk around Gukchaebosang Memorial Park, browse the different shops at Hyundai Department Store Daegu, get engrossed in the history at Daegu Cultural and Arts Hall History of Soil Hall, then don't miss a visit to Dalseung Korea-Japan Friendship Center, and finally examine the collection at Daegu Safety Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around February 28 Democratic Movement Memorial Park, browse the range of quality goods at Shinsegae Department Store Daegu, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Gayasan National Park, then examine the collection at Sanghwa Yi's Old House, and finally steep yourself in history at Bullodong Ancient Tomb Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Daegu travel planner.

Getting from Busan to Daegu by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Seoul.

Things to do in Daegu

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Museums
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Gayasan National Park ©
Gayasan National Park
Dalseung Korea-Japan Friendship Center ©
Dalseung Korea-Japan Friendship Center
Daegu Safety Theme Park ©
Daegu Safety Theme Park

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as 3D Black Art Museum and Naksan Park. There's still lots to do: walk around Haneul Park, let little ones run wild at Seoul Forest, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Sejong the Great, and explore the world behind art at National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul (branch).

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Seoul road trip app.

You can take a train from Daegu to Seoul in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In December, Seoul is slightly colder than Daegu - with highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

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Banpo Hangang Park ©
Banpo Hangang Park
3D Black Art Museum ©
3D Black Art Museum
Haneul Park ©
Haneul Park

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