15 days in South Korea Itinerary

15 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Seoul
— 5 nights
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Jeju, Jeju Island
— 5 nights
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Busan
— 3 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: get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, get a taste of the local shopping with Namdaemun Market, wander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Cheonggyecheon Stream.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Seoul online trip itinerary maker.

Bridgetown, Barbados to Seoul is an approximately 26-hour flight. You'll lose 13 hours traveling from Bridgetown to Seoul due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Bridgetown in March: high temperatures in Seoul hover around 13°C and lows are around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Seoul

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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Insadong ©
Insadong

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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.
Explore Jeju's surroundings by going to Seogwipo (Gwangchigi Beach, Seongsan Ilchulbong, &more). There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Udo, enjoy the sand and surf at Gwakji Gwamul Beach, Head underground at Manjanggul Cave, and stroll around Sarabong Park.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Jeju travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Seoul to Jeju by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong
Cheonjiyeon Falls ©
Cheonjiyeon Falls
Udo ©
Udo

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Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
On the 26th (Fri), meet the residents at SEA LIFE Busan Aquarium, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple, then head outdoors with Haeundae Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: snap pictures at Busan Harbor Bridge, then take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, then shop like a local with Busan Gamcheon Culture Village, and finally stroll around Yongdusan Park.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Busan trip planning site.

Fly from Jeju to Busan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and train. In March in Busan, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach

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