7 days in East Asia Itinerary

7 days in East Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Korea sightseeing planner
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Sokcho
— 1 night
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2
Andong
— 1 night
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3
Gyeongju
— 1 night
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4
Busan
— 2 nights
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Sokcho — 1 night

Tourism in Sokcho mostly revolves around the local national park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
On the 28th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seoraksan National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: hunt for treasures at Sokcho Central Market and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Naksansa Temple.

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Seoul to Sokcho is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Andong.
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Andong — 1 night

Sitting along either side of the Nakdong River, Andong maintains an unrivalled reputation as a center for Korean folk and cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): examine the collection at Hahoe Mask Museum and then get to know the fascinating history of Andong Hahoe Folk Village.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Andong online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Sokcho to Andong takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in Andong, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gyeongju.
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Gyeongju — 1 night

One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Republic of Korea, Gyeongju combines a rich cultural heritage with mountain and coastal scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Bulguksa Temple and then contemplate the waterfront views at Donggung Palace and Wolji Pond.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Gyeongju trip maker app.

You can drive from Andong to Gyeongju in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Busan.
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Busan — 2 nights

The country's second city, Busan has often been referred to as South Korea's summer capital.
On the 2nd (Sat), browse the eclectic array of goods at Jagalchi Market, get great views at Taejongdae, and then kick back and relax at Haeundae Beach.

To see photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Busan visit website.

Getting from Gyeongju to Busan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Busan are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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