37 days in South Korea Itinerary

37 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seoul
— 23 nights
2
Busan
— 2 nights
3
Jeju
— 3 nights
4
Seogwipo
— 2 nights
5
Incheon
— 3 nights
6
Pohang
— 3 nights

23
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 Cookin' NANTA (Myeongdong), This is Korea Tours and Janet's Cooking Studio & Seoul Food Tour. Explore hidden gems such as Trickeye Museum Seoul and Deoksugung. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Myeongdong Shopping Street and Gwanghwamun Gate. Explore Seoul's surroundings by going to Cheongpyeong Lake (in Gapyeong-gun), Nami Island (in Chuncheon) and Icheon Termeden (in Icheon). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, stroll through Cheonggyecheon Stream, shop like a local with Namdaemun Market, and walk around Yeouido Hangang Park.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Seoul trip itinerary planning site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Cheongju International Airport/Cheongju Air Base (K-59/G-513). In June, daily temperatures in Seoul can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 11th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Incheon, Paju, Cheongpyeong Lake, Gwangmyeong Cave, Nami Island
Find places to stay Jun 18 — Jul 11:
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N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street
Insadong ©
Insadong

2
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Gwangalli Beach has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): examine the collection at Trick Eye Museum and then kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): take a stroll through Gamcheon Culture Village.

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Traveling by flight from Seoul to Busan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Busan can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Busan

Neighborhoods Beaches Parks
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:
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Gamcheon Culture Village ©
Gamcheon Culture Village
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach
Trick Eye Museum ©
Trick Eye Museum

3
nights
Jeju

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Zipline Jeju has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): browse the eclectic array of goods at Dongmun Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Songaksan Mountain and then walk around Jeju Stone Park.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Jeju online attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Busan to Jeju takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Seogwipo.

Things to do in Jeju

Tours Adventure Outdoors

Side Trip

Songaksan Mountain
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
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Songaksan Mountain ©
Songaksan Mountain
Jeju Stone Park ©
Jeju Stone Park
Dongmun Market ©
Dongmun Market

2
nights
Seogwipo

Seogwipo ©
Jeju Island's second city, Seogwipo acts as a base for explorations of the island's south.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Hwangwooji Coast and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sanbanggulsa Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Daepo Haean Jusangjeolli Cliff, thenadmire the masterpieces at Bonte Museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Jeju 1100 Altitude Wetland.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Seogwipo trip maker site.

You can drive from Jeju to Seogwipo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Incheon.

Things to do in Seogwipo

Parks Museums Nature
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:
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Gwangchigi Beach ©
Gwangchigi Beach
Daepo Haean Jusangjeolli Cliff ©
Daepo Haean Jusangjeolli Cliff
Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong

3
nights
Incheon

Incheon ©
The third-largest city in the country, Incheon combines history and culture in an interesting whole.
Keep things going the next day: browse the eclectic array of goods at Sinpo International Market, wander the streets of Songwol-dong Fairytale Village, thenhead outdoors with Eurwangni Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dapdong Cathedral of St. Paul.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Incheon road trip site.

Getting from Seogwipo to Incheon by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, train, and subway. In July, daytime highs in Incheon are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Pohang.

Things to do in Incheon

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Ansan Reed Wetland
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Eurwangni Beach ©
Eurwangni Beach
Songwol-dong Fairytale Village ©
Songwol-dong Fairytale Village
Sinpo International Market ©
Sinpo International Market

3
nights
Pohang

Pohang ©
Pohang is a city in North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea, and a main seaport in the Daegu-Gyeongbuk region. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): contemplate the long history of Yangdong Folk Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): steep yourself in history at Bulguksa Temple, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Gyeongju Bird Park, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Jukdo Market.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Pohang trip website.

You can fly from Incheon to Pohang in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Pohang are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Pohang

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gyeongju
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongju National Park ©
Gyeongju National Park
Bulguksa Temple ©
Bulguksa Temple
Yangdong Folk Village ©
Yangdong Folk Village

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