12 days in Jeju Island, Busan & Seoul Itinerary

12 days in Jeju Island, Busan & Seoul Itinerary

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12 days in Jeju Island, Busan & Seoul Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  11 h
1
Jeju
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Busan
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
3
Seoul
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Singapore

4
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 Hello Kitty Island, Jeju Stone Park and Woljeongri Beach. Family-friendly places like Hamdeok Beach and Hallim Park will thrill your kids. Step out of Jeju with an excursion to Seongsan Ilchulbong in Seogwipo--about 1h 20 min away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Hyeopjae Beach, make a trip to Mysterious Road (Dokkaebi Road), take in the pleasant sights at Handam Coastal Trail, and head off the coast to Udo.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Jeju trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Jeju is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Korea Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in October, you will find days in Jeju are cooler (24°C), and nights are a bit cooler (23°C). You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Mon) before leaving for Busan.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Seogwipo
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Udo ©
Udo
Hamdeok Beach ©
Hamdeok Beach
Hallim Park ©
Hallim Park

2
nights
Busan

Busan ©
The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): head outdoors with Haeundae Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haedong Yonggung Temple, and then don't miss a visit to Haeundae Cinema Street. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Gwangalli Beach, categoryPhrases.phrase.get_up_close_and_personal_with_brilliant_marine_life_at SEA LIFE Busan Aquarium, take some stellar pictures from Taejongdae, then hunt for treasures at Jagalchi Market, and finally walk around Yongdusan Park.

To find other places to visit, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Busan holiday planning app .

You can fly from Jeju to Busan in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Jeju in October since evenings lows in Busan dip to 15°C. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Seoul.

Things to do in Busan

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Haeundae Beach ©
Haeundae Beach
Gwangalli Beach ©
Gwangalli Beach
SEA LIFE Busan Aquarium ©
SEA LIFE Busan Aquarium

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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 Nami Island. Attractions like Namsan Park and Lotte World make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Seoul's surroundings by going to Yongin (Korean Folk Village & Everland). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Changdeokgung Palace, get your game on at INT Studio, and wander the streets of Insadong.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Seoul trip app .

Traveling by flight from Busan to Seoul takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Busan, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Seoul, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yongin, Nami Island
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
Lotte World ©
Lotte World
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Korean Folk Village

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