15 days in South Korea Itinerary

15 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Seoul
— 4 nights
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Jeonju
— 1 night
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Daegu
— 1 night
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Gyeongju
— 2 nights
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Jeju
— 3 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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gyeongbokgung Palace and Changdeokgung Palace. Get some historical perspective at Cheonggyecheon Stream and Dongdaemun Gate (Heunginjimun). Step out of Seoul to go to Chuncheon and see Nami Island, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. And it doesn't end there: get a taste of the local shopping with Myeongdong Shopping Street, don't miss a visit to Gwanghwamun Gate, surround yourself with nature on DMZ Spy Tour - Day Tours, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Korea.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Seoul journey planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Seoul is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Seoul, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in April, things will get much colder in Seoul: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Jeonju.

Things to do in Seoul

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Nami Island
Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street

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Jeonju

Jeonju ©
If you're a gastronomy enthusiast, you should consider a trip to Jeonju, a city hailed for its cuisine and food festivals.
To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Jeonju trip maker app.

Traveling by train from Seoul to Jeonju takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Jeonju, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Daegu.

Things to do in Jeonju

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gyeonggijeon Shrine ©
Gyeonggijeon Shrine
Jeondong Catholic Church ©
Jeondong Catholic Church
Omokdae and Imokdae ©
Omokdae and Imokdae

1
night
Daegu

Daegu
The fourth-largest city in South Korea, Daegu sprawls out across a wide, flat valley overlooked by a sacred Buddhist mountain.
For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Daegu online journey maker.

Traveling by car from Jeonju to Daegu takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Jeonju, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Daegu, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Gyeongju.

Things to do in Daegu

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Seomun Market
Seomun Market
Donghwasa ©
Donghwasa
Daegu Yangnyeongsi Museum of Oriental Medicine ©

2
nights
Gyeongju

Gyeongju ©
One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Republic of Korea, Gyeongju combines a rich cultural heritage with mountain and coastal scenery.
To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Gyeongju itinerary planner.

You can drive from Daegu to Gyeongju in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Daegu in April, you will find days in Gyeongju are a bit cooler (14°C), and nights are a bit warmer (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Gyeongju

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Bulguksa Temple ©
Bulguksa Temple
Seokguram ©
Seokguram
Gyeongju National Museum ©
Gyeongju National Museum

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nights
Jeju

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Dongmun Market and The Islander. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at O’sulloc Tea Museum and Jeju Folk Village. Get out of town with these interesting Jeju side-trips: Seogwipo (Seongsan Ilchulbong, Soesokkak Estuary, &more). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Manjanggul Cave, make a trip to Mysterious Road (Dokkaebi Road), see the interesting displays at Haenyeo Museum, and witness the site of a historic battle at Seongeup Folk Village.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Jeju online vacation planner.

Getting from Gyeongju to Jeju by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Seogwipo
Highlights from your plan
Manjanggul Cave ©
Manjanggul Cave
O’sulloc Tea Museum ©
O’sulloc Tea Museum
Seongeup Folk Village ©
Seongeup Folk Village

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nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Busan is known for shopping, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple, make a trip to Seokbulsa Temple, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Gijang Market.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Busan sightseeing planner.

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. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Busan

Shopping · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gijang Market ©
Gijang Market
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Seokbulsa Temple ©
Seokbulsa Temple

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