14 days in South Korea Itinerary

14 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Seoul
— 3 nights
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Daejeon
— 2 nights
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Gyeongju
— 1 night
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Busan
— 2 nights
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Jeju, Jeju Island
— 4 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.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of Gyeongbokgung Palace, take a stroll through Insadong, get great views at N Seoul Tower, and make a trip to Jongmyo Shrine.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Seoul online trip itinerary planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Seoul is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Korean Standard Time is 8 hours. Traveling from Copenhagen in July, expect Seoul to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Daejeon.

Things to do in Seoul

Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
Insadong ©
Insadong

2
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Daejeon

Daejeon ©
A sprawling metropolis and center for research, Daejeon stands as the fifth largest city in South Korea.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Hanbat Arboretum, examine the collection at Currency Museum, then take in the natural beauty of Yuseong Hot Springs Public Foot Bath, and finally look and learn at Daejeon Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Daecheongho Natural Ecology Center, explore the world behind art at Lee Ungno Museum, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maninsan Mountain.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Daejeon trip itinerary site.

Drive from Seoul to Daejeon in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Gyeongju.

Things to do in Daejeon

Museums · Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Currency Museum ©
Currency Museum
Yuseong Hot Springs Public Foot Bath ©
Yuseong Hot Springs Public Foot Bath
Hanbat Arboretum
Hanbat Arboretum

1
night
Gyeongju

Gyeongju ©

Museum Without Walls

One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Republic of Korea, Gyeongju combines a rich cultural heritage with mountain and coastal scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): cool off at California Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bulguksa Temple, and then steep yourself in history at Seokguram.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Gyeongju route planner.

Traveling by train from Daejeon to Gyeongju takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Busan.

Things to do in Gyeongju

Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bulguksa Temple ©
Bulguksa Temple
Seokguram ©
Seokguram
California Beach
California Beach

2
nights
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 27th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Bongnaesan, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Haedong Yonggung Temple, then enjoy the sand and surf at Haeundae Beach, and finally make a trip to Gwangandaegyo Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): stroll around Yongdusan Park, hunt for treasures at Jagalchi Market, then take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, and finally kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Busan road trip site.

Getting from Gyeongju to Busan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. July in Busan sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Yongdusan Park ©
Yongdusan Park

4
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Jeju, Jeju Island

Jeju ©

Island of the Gods

The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Venture out of the city with trips to Seogwipo (Gwangchigi Beach & Seongsan Ilchulbong). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Hamdeok Beach, walk around Handam Park, Head underground at Manjanggul Cave, and head off the coast to Udo.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Jeju trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Busan to Jeju takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong
Gwakji Gwamul Beach ©
Gwakji Gwamul Beach

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