15 days in South Korea Itinerary

15 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Seoul
— 4 nights
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Sokcho
— 1 night
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Busan
— 2 nights
4
Jeju, Jeju Island
— 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.
Gyeongbokgung Palace and Cheonggyecheon Stream are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Head to Myeongdong Shopping Street and Namdaemun Marketfor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: stop by Insadong, admire the striking features of Deoksugung, take a stroll through Bukchon Hanok Village, and explore the striking landscape of Bukhansan National Park.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Seoul travel planning site.

Brussels, Belgium to Seoul is an approximately 17-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Seoul is 8 hours. Traveling from Brussels in February, Seoul is a bit cooler at night with lows of -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sokcho.

Things to do in Seoul

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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Insadong ©
Insadong
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street

1
night
Sokcho

Sokcho ©
Tourism in Sokcho mostly revolves around the local national park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
On the 27th (Sat), take in the natural beauty of Cheoksan Foot Spa Park, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seoraksan National Park, and then go for a walk through Cheonjin Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sokcho trip planner.

You can drive from Seoul to Sokcho in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Busan.

Things to do in Sokcho

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Seoraksan National Park ©
Seoraksan National Park

2
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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 28th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Haedong Yonggung Temple, then head outdoors with Haeundae Beach, and then kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Busan Gamcheon Culture Village.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Busan travel planning app.

You can drive from Sokcho to Busan in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. February in Busan sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Busan

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

6
nights
Jeju, Jeju Island

Island of the Gods

The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
You'll get in some beach time at Hamdeok Beach and Sanho Beach. Gwaneumsa Temple and The Islander are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Jeju: Seogwipo (Gwangchigi Beach & Seongsan Ilchulbong). There's still lots to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Woljeongri Beach, walk around Sarabong Park, and get outside with Gwakji Gwamul Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Jeju tour itinerary builder website.

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 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong

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