12 days in South Korea Itinerary

12 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Seoul
— 3 nights
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Busan
— 1 night
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Daegu
— Few hours
4
Incheon
— 1 day
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Seoul
— 1 night
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Suwon
— 1 day
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Seoul
— 6 nights

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Bongeunsa Temple, Starfield COEX Mall, Olympic Park, and other attractions. Do some cultural sightseeing at Myeongdong Shopping Street and Myeong-dong Cathedral. Take a break from Seoul with a short trip to Nami Island in Chuncheon, about 1h 40 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from N Seoul Tower, get a taste of the local shopping with Namdaemun Market, and admire the natural beauty at Namsan Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Seoul trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Osan Air Base. In November, daytime highs in Seoul are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bongeunsa Temple ©
Bongeunsa Temple
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street
Myeong-dong Cathedral ©
Myeong-dong Cathedral

1
night
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Beomeosa Temple, Gwangalli Beach, Oryukdo Skywalk, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take a stroll through Busan Gamcheon Culture Village, take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, then take in panoramic vistas at Oryukdo Skywalk, then kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Haeundae Beach.

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Traveling by flight from Seoul to Busan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seoul in November, you will find days in Busan are a bit warmer (18°C), and nights are about the same (6°C). On the 19th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Daegu.

Things to do in Busan

Highlights from your plan
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Beomeosa Temple ©
Beomeosa Temple

few
hours
Daegu

Daegu
The fourth-largest city in South Korea, Daegu sprawls out across a wide, flat valley overlooked by a sacred Buddhist mountain.
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Daegu trip maker.

You can drive from Busan to Daegu in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. You'll set off for Incheon on the 19th (Tue).

Things to do in Daegu

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

1
day
Incheon

Incheon ©
The third-largest city in the country, Incheon combines history and culture in an interesting whole.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Chinatown, Songwol-dong Fairytale Village and Incheon Bridge. On the 19th (Tue), snap pictures at Incheon Bridge, then stop by Songwol-dong Fairytale Village, and then make a trip to Chinatown.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Incheon itinerary tool.

Getting from Daegu to Incheon by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and subway. Traveling from Daegu in November, expect nights in Incheon to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are little chillier, around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Seoul.

Things to do in Incheon

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Songwol-dong Fairytale Village ©
Songwol-dong Fairytale Village
Incheon Bridge ©
Incheon Bridge
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

1
night
Seoul

Seoul
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Seoul is just a stone's throw from Incheon. You'll set off for Suwon on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Seoul

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Tours

1
day
Suwon

Suwon ©

City of Filial Piety

The city of Suwon lies close to the country's capital, and brings in visitors on day trips, mainly to see its old city walls.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Yongjusa Temple as well as Yungneung Royal Tomb & Geolleung Royal Tomb. On the 20th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Yungneung Royal Tomb & Geolleung Royal Tomb, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Yongjusa Temple, steep yourself in history at Hwahongmun Gate, get to know the fascinating history of Hwaseong Fortress, then contemplate the long history of Hwaseong Haenggung Palace, and finally steep yourself in history at Paldalmun Gate.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Suwon tour planner.

You can drive from Seoul to Suwon in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a subway. In November, daily temperatures in Suwon can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Seoul.

Things to do in Suwon

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Hwahongmun Gate ©
Hwahongmun Gate
Hwaseong Fortress ©
Hwaseong Fortress
Paldalmun Gate ©
Paldalmun Gate

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nights
Seoul

Seoul ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Charlotte Theater, Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP), Lotte World, and other attractions you added. Step off the beaten path and head to Trickeye Museum Seoul and Ihwa Mural Village. Get some cultural insight at Bukchon Hanok Village and Cheonggyecheon Stream. Explore Seoul further: admire the landmark architecture of Changdeokgung Palace, stop by Garosu-gil, wander the streets of Insadong, and brush up on your military savvy at The War Memorial of Korea.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Seoul trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Suwon to Seoul in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a subway. You will leave for home on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Seoul

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Trickeye Museum Seoul ©
Trickeye Museum Seoul
Changgyeonggung Palace ©
Changgyeonggung Palace

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