8 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

8 days in Seoul & Busan Itinerary

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1
Seoul
— 3 nights
2
Busan
— 3 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.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace, take a stroll through Insadong, admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Jongmyo Shrine.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Seoul trip itinerary maker tool.

Glasgow, UK to Seoul is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Glasgow to Seoul. Traveling from Glasgow in July, expect nights in Seoul to be much hotter, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Busan.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace
Insadong ©
Insadong

3
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Bongnaesan, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Haeundae Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Gwangalli Beach. Keep things going the next day: browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market, get great views at Taejongdae, and then wander the streets of Gamcheon Culture Village.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Busan trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Seoul to Busan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Busan

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Haedong Yonggung Temple ©
Haedong Yonggung Temple
Yongdusan Park ©
Yongdusan Park

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