7 days in South Korea Itinerary

7 days in South Korea Itinerary

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7 days in South Korea Itinerary

Start: Bakersfield
Fly:  25 h
1
Busan
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
2
Seoul
— 3 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Bakersfield

1
night
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): stroll through Haeundae Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at UN Memorial Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Gwangalli Beach, snap pictures at Gwangandaegyo Bridge, then look for gifts at Kiel Lotte Gwangbok Store, then take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Beomeosa Temple.

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Bakersfield, USA to Busan is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bakersfield to Busan is 17 hours. When traveling from Bakersfield in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Busan, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Busan

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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
UN Memorial Cemetery ©
UN Memorial Cemetery
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Beomeosa Temple

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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 11th (Thu): take a stroll through Bukchon Hanok Village, then browse the exhibits of Gyeongbokgung Palace, then take in nature's colorful creations at Changdeokgung Palace, and finally shop like a local with Namdaemun Market. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Insadong, get to know the fascinating history of Cheonggyecheon Stream, shop like a local with Myeongdong Shopping Street, then don't miss a visit to N Seoul Tower, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Namsan Park.

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Getting from Busan to Seoul by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. June in Seoul sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 67°F at night. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
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Myeongdong Shopping Street
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

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