8 days in South Korea Itinerary

8 days in South Korea Itinerary

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8 days in South Korea Itinerary

Start: George Town, Penang Island
Fly:  11​h
1
Jeju, Jeju Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Seoul
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: George Town, Penang Island

3
nights
Jeju, Jeju Island

Jeju ©
The main town on the largest of Korea's islands, Jeju has a volcanic landscape protected by UNESCO.
Venture out of the city with trips to Seogwipo (O’sulloc Tea Museum & Seongsan Ilchulbong). There's much more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Manjanggul Cave, take in the pleasant sights at Handam Coastal Trail, view the masterpieces at The Islander, and take in nature's colorful creations at Kim Kyung-Sook Sunflower Farm.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Jeju tour itinerary planner.

George Town, Malaysia to Jeju is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry, train, and flight; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. The time zone changes from West Indonesia Time to Korea Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Jeju

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Seogwipo
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Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong
Manjanggul Cave ©
Manjanggul Cave
Udo ©
Udo

4
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, historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of Gyeongbokgung Palace, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Korea, walk around Namsan Park, and admire the striking features of Changdeokgung Palace.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Seoul trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from Jeju to Seoul by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 1st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seoul

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Gyeongbokgung Palace ©
Gyeongbokgung Palace
N Seoul Tower ©
N Seoul Tower
Changdeokgung Palace ©
Changdeokgung Palace

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