25 days in Seoul, Busan & Jeju Itinerary

25 days in Seoul, Busan & Jeju Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seoul
— 19 nights
2
Busan
— 3 nights
3
Jeju
— 2 nights

19
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 day by day itinerary now includes Gyeongdong Market, Starfield COEX Mall, Banpodaegyo Bridge, and other attractions you added. Gyeongbokgung Palace and Changgyeonggung Palace will appeal to history buffs. Shop till you drop at Myeongdong Shopping Street and Garosu-gil. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seoul: Gwacheon (Seoul Grand Park & Seoul Land), Yongin (Everland & Korean Folk Village) and DMZ Haemaru Village (in Paju). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, explore the striking landscape of Bukhansan National Park, make a trip to Bukchon Hanok Village, and get to know the fascinating history of Hwaseong Fortress.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Seoul tour planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport and Osan Air Base. In April, daytime highs in Seoul are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Parks · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Gwacheon, Yongin, Petite France, Hwaseong Fortress, Ilsan Lake Park
Highlights from your plan
Everland ©
Everland
Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Trickeye Museum Seoul ©
Trickeye Museum Seoul

3
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Yeojwacheon Stream and Geumjung Mt. fortress. For shopping fun, head to Jagalchi Market or Gwangbokro Culture and Fashion street. There's much more to do: get outside with Gwangalli Beach, kick back and relax at Haeundae Beach, wander the streets of Gamcheon Culture Village, and see the interesting displays at Busan Museum.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, read Busan trip itinerary website.

Fly from Seoul to Busan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. May in Busan sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Jeju.

Things to do in Busan

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yeojwacheon Stream
Highlights from your plan
Yeojwacheon Stream ©
Yeojwacheon Stream
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach
Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach

2
nights
Jeju

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Jeju Taxi Tour KJ as well as Eco Land Theme Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Hamdeok Beach and Mysterious Road (Dokkaebi Road). Haenyeo Museum and Jeju Folk Village will appeal to museum buffs. Step out of Jeju with an excursion to Halla Mountain in Seogwipo--about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: witness the site of a historic battle at Seongeup Folk Village, browse the eclectic array of goods at Dongmun Market, explore the fascinating underground world of Manjanggul Cave, and get engrossed in the history at Jeju Folklore & Natural Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Jeju road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Busan to Jeju takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Seogwipo
Highlights from your plan
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Seongeup Folk Village ©
Seongeup Folk Village
Haenyeo Museum ©
Haenyeo Museum

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