10 days in South Korea Itinerary

10 days in South Korea Itinerary

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10 days in South Korea Itinerary

Start: Singapore
train:  11​h
1
Jeju, Jeju Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Busan
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
3
Seoul
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  10​h
End: Singapore

4
nights
Jeju, Jeju Island

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Explore hidden gems such as Hamdeok Beach and Udo. Step out of Jeju with an excursion to Seongsan Ilchulbong in Seogwipo--about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Halla Mountain, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hallasan Mountain, explore the ancient world of Hangpaduri Hangmong Historic Site, and explore the fascinating underground world of Manjanggul Cave.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Jeju road trip planning site .

Singapore, Singapore to Jeju is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Korea Standard Time (KST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Singapore, expect colder days and little chillier nights in Jeju, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Seogwipo
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Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Hallasan Seongpanak
Hallasan Seongpanak
Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong

1
night
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Haeundae Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Haedong Yonggung Temple, and then hunt for treasures at Jagalchi Market.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Busan visit app .

Getting from Jeju to Busan by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Jeju in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 15°C in Busan. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Busan

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Jagalchi Market ©
Jagalchi Market

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Bongeunsa Temple and Trickeye Museum Seoul. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, shop like a local with Myeongdong Shopping Street, pause for some photo ops at Gwanghwamun Gate, and see the interesting displays at Love Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Seoul online driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Busan to Seoul in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. When traveling from Busan in October, plan for slightly colder days in Seoul, with highs around 22°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Trickeye Museum Seoul ©
Trickeye Museum Seoul

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