8 days in South Korea Itinerary

8 days in South Korea Itinerary

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8 days in South Korea Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  10​h 30​min
Jeju, Jeju Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
Busan
— 1 night
train:  3​h
Seoul
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
Singapore

3
days
Jeju, Jeju Island

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Get in touch with nature at Halla Mountain and Manjanggul Cave. The adventure continues: stroll through Hamdeok Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Woljeongri Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hallasan Mountain, and take in the exciting artwork at The Islander.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Jeju online travel planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Jeju is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Jeju is 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Manjanggul Cave ©
Manjanggul Cave
Hallasan Mountain ©
Hallasan Mountain

1
day
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
On the 12th (Wed), kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Haeundae Beach.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Busan sightseeing planner.

Getting from Jeju to Busan by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In December in Busan, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Busan

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach

3
days
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.
Seoul is known for historic sites, shopping, museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: shop like a local with Myeongdong Shopping Street, take in nature's colorful creations at Changdeokgung Palace, step into the grandiose world of Deoksugung, and contemplate the waterfront views at Cheonggyecheon Stream.

Before you visit Seoul, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Busan to Seoul in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Busan in December, things will get little chillier in Seoul: highs are around 3°C and lows about -5°C. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

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

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