10 days in South Korea Itinerary

10 days in South Korea Itinerary

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10 days in South Korea Itinerary

Start: Jakarta
Fly + train:  8​h
1
Seoul
— Few hours
bus:  4​h
2
Sokcho
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
3
Chuncheon
— 1 day
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Seoul
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
5
Jeonju
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
6
Seoul
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  11​h
End: Jakarta

few
hours
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 Namsan Park. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Namsan Park.

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Jakarta, Indonesia to Seoul is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Jakarta to Seoul due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Jakarta in October, plan for cooler days in Seoul, with highs around 22°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 21°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sat) before leaving for Sokcho.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Namsan Park ©
Namsan Park

2
nights
Sokcho

Sokcho ©
Tourism in Sokcho mostly revolves around the local national park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Yeonggeumjeong, Geumganggul Cave, Gwongeumseong Fortress, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): make a trip to Yeonggeumjeong, then take a stroll through Abai Village, and then hunt for treasures at Sokcho Jungang Market.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sokcho day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Seoul to Sokcho takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Seoul in October, Sokcho is little chillier at night with lows of 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Chuncheon.

Things to do in Sokcho

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Seoraksan National Park ©
Seoraksan National Park
Ulsanbawi Rock ©
Ulsanbawi Rock
Geumganggul Cave ©
Geumganggul Cave

1
day
Chuncheon

Chuncheon ©
The capital of the country's northernmost province, the city of Chuncheon acts a gateway to the wilder sights of the rural region.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gangchon Rail Park, The Garden of Morning Calm and Chuncheon Myeongdong Dakgalbi Street. On the 28th (Mon), find something for the whole family at Gangchon Rail Park, then head off the coast to Nami Island, then admire the natural beauty at The Garden of Morning Calm, and finally take a stroll through Chuncheon Myeongdong Dakgalbi Street.

To see maps and other tourist information, use the Chuncheon trip planner.

You can drive from Sokcho to Chuncheon in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Sokcho in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Chuncheon, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Seoul.

Things to do in Chuncheon

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

The Garden of Morning Calm
Highlights from your plan
Nami Island ©
Nami Island
Chuncheon Myeongdong Dakgalbi Street ©
The Garden of Morning Calm ©
The Garden of Morning Calm

1
night
Seoul

Seoul
To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Seoul visit planner .

You can drive from Chuncheon to Seoul in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a subway. Traveling from Chuncheon in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 21°C in Seoul. On the 29th (Tue), you'll travel to Jeonju.

Things to do in Seoul

Museums Parks Shopping

1
night
Jeonju

Jeonju ©
If you're a gastronomy enthusiast, you should consider a trip to Jeonju, a city hailed for its cuisine and food festivals.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Naejangsan National Park. On the 29th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Donghak Revolution Memorial Hall, steep yourself in history at Gyeonggijeon Shrine, see the interesting displays at Royal Portrait Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jeondong Catholic Church, then hunt for treasures at Nambu Market, and finally take a stroll through Jaman Mural Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Naejangsan National Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Jeonju driving holiday planning site .

Getting from Seoul to Jeonju by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of subway and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Jeonju when traveling from Seoul in October, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Jeonju

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naejangsan National Park
Highlights from your plan
Naejangsan National Park ©
Naejangsan National Park
Gyeonggijeon Shrine ©
Gyeonggijeon Shrine
Jeondong Catholic Church ©
Jeondong Catholic Church

4
nights
Seoul

Seoul ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Dongdaemun Gate (Heunginjimun), Myeongdong Shopping Street, Naksan Park, and other attractions. Museum-lovers will appreciate Gyeongbokgung Palace and Deoksugung. Get some cultural insight at Insadong and Changdeokgung Palace. See some other sides of Seoul: make a trip to Bukchon Hanok Village and get great views at N Seoul Tower.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Seoul route website .

Traveling by train from Jeonju to Seoul takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Jeonju in October, Seoul is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Insadong ©
Insadong
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street

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