8 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

8 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

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Seoul
— 5 nights
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Busan
— 2 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 list of things to see and do now includes Kwangjang Market, Jongmyo Shrine, Hello K Cooking Class, and other attractions. Attractions like Myeongdong Shopping Street and Namdaemun Market make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Gyeongbokgung Palace, admire the masterpieces at National Folk Museum of Korea, wander the streets of Bukchon Hanok Village, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Cheonggyecheon Stream.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Seoul travel planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Osan Air Base. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Shopping · Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street
Bukchon Hanok Village ©
Bukchon Hanok Village

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Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Seomyeon Underground Shopping Center, Shinsegae Dept. Store Centum City and Busan Gamcheon Culture Village. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): meet the residents at SEA LIFE Busan Aquarium, head outdoors with Haeundae Beach, then don't miss a visit to Haeundae Cinema Street, and finally shop like a local with Shinsegae Dept. Store Centum City. On your second day here, get a taste of the local shopping with Busan Gamcheon Culture Village, tour the pleasant surroundings at Yongdusan Park, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market, and finally don't miss a visit to BIFF Square.

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Traveling by flight from Seoul to Busan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seoul in September, you will find days in Busan are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are slightly colder (21°C).

Things to do in Busan

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Busan Gamcheon Culture Village ©
Busan Gamcheon Culture Village
Jagalchi Market ©
Jagalchi Market

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