15 days in South Korea Itinerary

15 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seoul
— 4 nights
2
Anseong
— 1 night
3
Mokpo
— 1 night
4
Jeju, Jeju Island
— 4 nights
5
Busan
— 3 nights

4
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.
For shopping fun, head to Myeongdong Shopping Street or Namdaemun Market. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gyeongbokgung Palace and Cheonggyecheon Stream. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seoul: Suwon (Hwaseong Haenggung Palace, Hwaseong Fortress, &more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Insadong, admire the natural beauty at Changdeokgung Palace, admire the striking features of Deoksugung, and get great views at N Seoul Tower.

Make your Seoul itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Paris, France to Seoul is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Korean Standard Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Seoul, with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Anseong.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Suwon
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Insadong ©
Insadong
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street

1
night
Anseong

Anseong
Anseong is a city in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea, 80km south of Seoul. On the 7th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mirinae Holy Site and then deepen your understanding at Anseong Namsadang Training Center.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Anseong trip itinerary planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Seoul to Anseong. Traveling from Seoul in October, Anseong is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mokpo.

Things to do in Anseong

Historic Sites

1
night
Mokpo

Mokpo ©
Mokpo is a city in South Jeolla Province, South Korea, located at the southwestern tip of the Korean Peninsula, close to Yudal mountain. On the 8th (Thu), examine the collection at Mokpo Natural History Museum and then learn about all things military at Korean National Maritime Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Mokpo holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Anseong to Mokpo. Traveling from Anseong in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 16°C in Mokpo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Mokpo

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mokpo Natural History Museum ©
Mokpo Natural History Museum
Korean National Maritime Museum ©
Korean National Maritime Museum

4
nights
Jeju, Jeju Island

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Step out of the city life by going to Manjanggul Cave and Spirited Garden. Get a sense of the local culture at Gwaneumsa Temple and Bulsari Tapsa Temple. Step out of Jeju with an excursion to Seongsan Ilchulbong in Seogwipo--about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Hamdeok Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Sinchang Windmill Coastal Road, head outdoors with Gwakji Gwamul Beach, and head off the coast to Udo.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Jeju trip maker site.

Explore your travel options from Mokpo to Jeju with the Route module. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Mokpo in October since evenings lows in Jeju dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

Seongsan Ilchulbong
Highlights from your plan
Manjanggul Cave ©
Manjanggul Cave
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong

3
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): walk around Yongdusan Park, then head outdoors with Gwangalli Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Haeundae Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Haedong Yonggung Temple. On the next day, examine the collection at Busan Museum, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market, then take a stroll through Gamcheon Culture Village, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Shinsegae Gallery.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Busan road trip website.

You can 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. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Jeju in October since evenings lows in Busan dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

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

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