15 days in South Korea Itinerary

15 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Seoul
— 3 nights
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Jeju, Jeju Island
— 5 nights
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Busan
— 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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Gyeongbokgung Palace and Cheonggyecheon Stream. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Myeongdong Shopping Street and Creative Life Store KEY. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Insadong, see the interesting displays at Love Museum, don't miss a visit to Bukchon Hanok Village, and steep yourself in history at Changdeokgung Palace.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Seoul online itinerary planner.

Fort Leonard Wood, USA to Seoul is an approximately 30-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Fort Leonard Wood to Seoul, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Seoul can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Seoul

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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street

5
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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.
Get some cultural insight at The Islander and Jeju Folk Museum. Attractions like Manjanggul Cave and Seongsan Ilchulbong make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, get outside with Sanho Beach, kick back and relax at Gwakji Gwamul Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Sangumburi Crater.

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Jeju vacation planning site.

You can fly from Seoul to Jeju in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach

4
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Get outdoors at Haeundae Beach and Anapji Pond. Do your shopping at Jagalchi Market and Line Friends - Lotte Department Store, Gwangbok. Step out of Busan to go to Gyeongju and see Gyeongju National Museum, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach, stroll around Yongdusan Park, shop like a local with Busan Gamcheon Culture Village, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Haedong Yonggung Temple.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Busan sightseeing planner.

Getting from Jeju to Busan by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and train. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in May, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple

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