9 days in East Asia Itinerary

9 days in East Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Korea trip itinerary planner

Make it your trip
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Seoul
— 3 nights
Drive
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Paju
— 1 night
Drive
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Changnyeong-gun
— 1 night
Drive
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Busan
— 2 nights
Fly

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Seoul

— 3 nights
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 Deoksugung, Hongdae Art Market Free Market, IFC Mall, and other attractions. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gyeongbokgung Palace and Myeongdong Shopping Street.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Seoul vacation planning site.

If you are flying in from Philippines, the closest major aiports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Osan Air Base. In March, daytime highs in Seoul are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Paju.

Things to do in Seoul

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Paju

— 1 night
Northwest of the capital, Paju has become known for its cultural attractions, history, and proximity to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ).
Your list of things to see and do now includes Sambuyeon Falls, Paju Provence Village, Imjingak Pyeonghoa-Nuri Park, and other attractions. On the 7th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Seosamneung, then explore the activities along Ilsan Lake Park, and then revel in the low prices at Paju Premium Outlets. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): walk around Imjingak Pyeonghoa-Nuri Park, then contemplate the long history of DMZ Haemaru Village, then look for gifts at Paju Provence Village, and finally admire the sheer force of Sambuyeon Falls.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Paju day trip planning app.

Drive from Seoul to Paju in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a subway. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Changnyeong-gun.

Things to do in Paju

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Changnyeong-gun

— 1 night
Although many Changnyeong-gun tours revolve around its distinctive cultural legacy that dates back to the early Three Kingdoms period, there are still plenty of things to do for those pursuing great outdoors.
On the 9th (Tue), indulge in Japan's hot spring tradition at Bugok Hawaii, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Pyochungsa Temple, and then steep yourself in history at Yeongnamlu. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Upo Wetland and then take an in-depth tour of Changnyeong Museum.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Changnyeong-gun sightseeing app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Paju to Changnyeong-gun. While traveling from Paju, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Changnyeong-gun, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Busan.

Things to do in Changnyeong-gun

Spas · Theme Parks · Baths · Wildlife

Side Trip

Busan

— 2 nights
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Here are some ideas for day two: browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market, then stroll through Haeundae Beach, and then explore the world behind art at Busan Museum of Art.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Busan day trip planning app.

Explore your travel options from Changnyeong-gun to Busan with the Route module. In March, daily temperatures in Busan can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Busan

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Shopping