17 days in South Korea Itinerary

17 days in South Korea Itinerary

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17 days in South Korea Itinerary

Start: Seoul
1
Seoul
— 6 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Jeju
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Busan
— 2 nights
4
Gyeongju
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
5
Seoul
— 2 nights
End: Seoul


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6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ihwa Mural Village.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Seoul road trip planning tool .

If you are flying in from Netherlands, the closest major airports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Cheongju International Airport/Cheongju Air Base (K-59/G-513). In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 21°C. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Seoul

Neighborhoods
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Ihwa Mural Village ©
Ihwa Mural Village

4
nights
Jeju

Jeju
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
To find ratings and tourist information, read Jeju trip maker .

Fly from Seoul to Jeju in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In October in Jeju, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks Museums Nature
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2
nights
Busan

Busan
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Seomyeon Food Alley has been added to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Seomyeon Food Alley.

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You can fly from Jeju to Busan in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Jeju in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Busan, with lows of 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Gyeongju.
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2
nights
Gyeongju

Gyeongju
One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Republic of Korea, Gyeongju combines a rich cultural heritage with mountain and coastal scenery.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Gyeongju day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Busan to Gyeongju takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Gyeongju, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 18°C at night. You'll set off for Seoul on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Gyeongju

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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2
nights
Seoul

Seoul
To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Seoul day trip tool .

You can fly from Gyeongju to Seoul in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll set off for home on the 20th (Sun).

Things to do in Seoul

Museums Shopping Parks
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