13 days in Seoul & Tokyo Itinerary

13 days in Seoul & Tokyo Itinerary

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Seoul, South Korea
— 5 nights
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Tokyo, Japan
— 5 nights

5
nights
Seoul, South Korea

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, take a stroll through Myeongdong Shopping Street, get in on the family fun at Lotte World, and take in nature's colorful creations at Namsan Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Seoul trip planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Seoul is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to Korean Standard Time (KST) is 7 hours. Traveling from Cape Town in September, plan for much hotter nights in Seoul, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Lotte World ©
Lotte World
Namsan Park ©
Namsan Park

5
nights
Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
When in Tokyo, make a side trip to see Bon Voyage in Maihama, approximately Maihama away. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Tokyo Tower, make an unforgettable trip to Tokyo Disneyland, explore the world behind art at Tokyo National Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Tokyo online travel planner.

Fly from Seoul to Tokyo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Seoul in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Tokyo, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Urayasu
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Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea

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