9 days in South Korea Itinerary

9 days in South Korea Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seoul
— 3 nights
2
Paju
— 1 night
3
Changnyeong-gun
— 1 night
4
Busan
— 2 nights

3
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.
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 °C, while nighttime lows are °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
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Myeongdong Shopping Street ©
Myeongdong Shopping Street
Bukchon Hanok Village ©
Bukchon Hanok Village

1
night
Paju

Paju ©
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, thenexplore 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, thencontemplate the long history of DMZ Haemaru Village, thenlook 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 °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Changnyeong-gun.

Things to do in Paju

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Goyang, Sambuyeon Falls
Highlights from your plan
Imjingak Pyeonghoa-Nuri Park ©
Imjingak Pyeonghoa-Nuri Park
DMZ Haemaru Village ©
DMZ Haemaru Village
Ilsan Lake Park ©
Ilsan Lake Park

1
night
Changnyeong-gun

Changnyeong-gun ©
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, thentake 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 °C to lows of °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

Side Trip

Miryang
Highlights from your plan
Upo Wetland ©
Upo Wetland
Yeongnamlu ©
Yeongnamlu
Pyochungsa Temple ©
Pyochungsa Temple

2
nights
Busan

Busan ©
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, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Haedong Yonggung Temple, thenget outside with Haeundae Beach, and finally admire the masterpieces at Busan Museum of Art.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Busan trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Changnyeong-gun to Busan with the Route module. In March in Busan, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple

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