8 days in South Korea Itinerary

8 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Seoul
— 2 nights
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Incheon
— 1 night
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Pyeongchang-gun
— 1 night
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Jeju
— 2 nights
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Busan
— 1 night

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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.
On the 2nd (Tue), browse the collection at Seoul Metropolitan Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, then visit Bukchon Hanok Village, and then get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Seoul attractions planner.

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam to Seoul is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brunei Darussalam Time (BNT) to Korean Standard Time (KST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Bandar Seri Begawan in April, things will get cooler in Seoul: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Incheon.

Things to do in Seoul

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

1
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Incheon

Incheon ©
The third-largest city in the country, Incheon combines history and culture in an interesting whole.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): get outside with Eulwangni Beach and then step off the mainland to explore Muuido Island.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Incheon online day trip planner.

Incheon is just a stone's throw from Seoul. In April, daytime highs in Incheon are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pyeongchang-gun.

Things to do in Incheon

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Muuido Island ©
Muuido Island
Eulwangni Beach ©
Eulwangni Beach

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Pyeongchang-gun

Pyeongchang-gun ©
A northern county in the Taebeak Mountain region of South Korea, Pyeongchang offers a plethora of year-round alpine resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): shop like a local with Pyeongchang Olympic Market and then fly down the slopes at Phoenix Snow Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pyeongchang-gun sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by car from Incheon to Pyeongchang-gun takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Pyeongchang-gun

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Phoenix Snow Park ©
Phoenix Snow Park
Pyeongchang Olympic Market ©
Pyeongchang Olympic Market

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Jeju

Jeju ©

Island of the Gods

The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
On the 7th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Roe Deer Observation Center, trek along Jeju Olle Trail Routes, then kick back and relax at Gwakji Gwamul Beach, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Geomunoreum. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Hamdeok Beach and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Halla Mountain.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Jeju trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Pyeongchang-gun to Jeju by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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Geomunoreum ©
Geomunoreum
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Halla Mountain
Halla Mountain

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Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
On the 9th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Gwangalli Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Haeundae Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Busan trip itinerary maker site.

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. In April in Busan, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach

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