12 days in Busan, Jeonju & Seoul Itinerary

12 days in Busan, Jeonju & Seoul Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Busan
— 3 nights
2
Jeonju
— 2 nights
3
Seoul
— 5 nights

3
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Change things up with these side-trips from Busan: Gyeongju (Gyeongju National Museum & Anapji Pond). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Haeundae Beach, take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Beomeosa Temple, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Busan online travel route planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Busan is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Brussels to Busan. Traveling from Brussels in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Busan: highs are around 30°C and lows about 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Jeonju.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Gyeongju
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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach

2
nights
Jeonju

Jeonju
If you're a gastronomy enthusiast, you should consider a trip to Jeonju, a city hailed for its cuisine and food festivals.
On the 12th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Donghak Revolution Memorial Hall, then admire the masterpieces at Korea Traditional Culture Center, and then examine the collection at Buyeo National Museum. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Gyeonggijeon Shrine, then make a trip to Hakindang, then make a trip to Jeonju Hanok Village, and finally don't miss a visit to Jeonju Hanok Living Experience Center.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jeonju trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Busan to Jeonju takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Jeonju sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Jeonju

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Buyeo National Museum
Highlights from your plan
Buyeo National Museum
Buyeo National Museum
Jeonju Hanok Village ©
Jeonju Hanok Village
Hakindang ©
Hakindang

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.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, make a trip to Myeongdong Shopping Street, wander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, and get a taste of the local shopping with Namdaemun Market.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Seoul road trip planner.

You can take a train from Jeonju to Seoul in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Jeonju in September, expect nights in Seoul to be a bit warmer, around 25°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

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