7 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

7 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seoul
— 5 nights
2
Busan
— 1 night

5
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Bukhansan National Park and Mulhyanggi Arboretum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gyeongbokgung Palace and Changgyeonggung Palace. Go for a jaunt from Seoul to Bucheon to see Bucheon Botanical Garden about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind Jogyesa Temple, admire the landmark architecture of Deoksugung, take an in-depth tour of Dokdo Museum Seoul, and contemplate the long history of Baek In-je's House.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Seoul holiday planning site.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Osan Air Base. In October, daytime highs in Seoul are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bucheon Botanical Garden, Mulhyanggi Arboretum
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Changgyeonggung Palace ©
Changgyeonggung Palace
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Trickeye Museum Seoul ©
Trickeye Museum Seoul

1
night
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
On the 8th (Tue), head outdoors with Haeundae Beach and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Busan road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seoul to Busan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Seoul, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Busan, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

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

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