24 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

24 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seoul
— 2 nights
2
Busan
— 3 nights
3
Seoul
— 17 nights

2
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.
On the 24th (Sun), make a trip to Myeongdong Shopping Street, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Cheonggyecheon Stream, and then wander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village. On your second day here, visit Insadong, take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace, and then admire the natural beauty at Namsan Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Seoul trip maker website.

Las Vegas, USA to Seoul is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 17 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Seoul due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in May: high temperatures in Seoul hover around °F and lows are around °F. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Insadong ©
Insadong
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street

3
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Head to Jagalchi Market and Shinsegae Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Gamcheon Culture Village and Busan Museum of Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Gwangalli Beach, get great views at Taejongdae, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Yongdusan Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Busan trip planner.

Fly from Seoul to Busan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. May in Busan sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Fri) before leaving for Seoul.

Things to do in Busan

Neighborhoods Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Gamcheon Culture Village ©
Gamcheon Culture Village
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach
Jagalchi Market ©
Jagalchi Market

17
nights
Seoul

Seoul ©
Popular historic sites such as Changdeokgung Palace and Jongmyo Shrine are in your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at National Museum of Korea and Korean Folk Village. Get out of town with these interesting Seoul side-trips: Suwon (Dongbukgongsimdon & Janganmun Gate), Icheon Ceramics Village (in Icheon) and Nami Island (in Chuncheon). Enjoy Seoul some more: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bukhansan National Park, contemplate the long history of Namsangol Hanok Village, find something for the whole family at Lotte World, and explore the world behind art at National Folk Museum of Korea.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Seoul online road trip planner.

Getting from Busan to Seoul by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Suwon, Icheon Ceramics Village, Korean Folk Village, Nami Island
Highlights from your plan
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
National Museum of Korea ©
National Museum of Korea

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