5 days in South Korea Itinerary

5 days in South Korea Itinerary

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5 days in South Korea Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Train:  10 h
1
Seoul
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
2
Jeju, Jeju Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  10 h 45 min
End: Singapore

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Cheonggyecheon Stream, then walk around Namsan Park, and finally take some stellar pictures from N Seoul Tower.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Seoul online travel route planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Seoul is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Seoul is 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Singapore in July: high temperatures in Seoul hover around 34°C and lows are around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Namsan Park ©
Namsan Park
Cheonggyecheon Stream ©
Cheonggyecheon Stream

3
nights
Jeju, Jeju Island

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Gwakji Gwamul Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at Seongsan Ilchulbong, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Manjanggul Cave. On your second day here, delve into the lush surroundings at Halla Mountain and then kick back and relax at Hamdeok Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Jeju travel route planning website .

Getting from Seoul to Jeju by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Seogwipo, Jeju Olle Trail Routes
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Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong
Manjanggul Cave ©
Manjanggul Cave
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach

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