Places to visit in South Korea

We’ve taken the time to unearth the best places to visit in South Korea, taking you from the capital city of Seoul to Busan, the city on the beach, highlighting some exceptional hidden treasures that make South Korea unique along the way.

Places to visit

Seoul sets the scene for any trip to South Korea. Bursting with energy, Seoul brings a mesmerising blend of a lively city scene mixed with deep-rooted tradition. Nestled along the picturesque Han River, Seoul stands as a testament to South Korea's remarkable transformation into a global metropolis while cherishing its rich cultural heritage. For something different, head inland to experience the start of Korean culture, often referred to as the ‘museum without walls’, Gyeongju is an inspiring city nestled in the southeastern corner of South Korea.

Alternatively, if you’re looking for beach relaxation, head to Busan, South Korea’s second-largest city that is nestled along Korea’s southeastern coast. Busan oozes a distinctive vibe that sets it apart as a dynamic metropolis and a popular tourist destination. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking coastline with picturesque beaches that stretch along the Sea of Japan.

Our specialists will craft a tailor-made trip for you that takes in the best areas of the country depending on your interests. Each destination offers something totally unique and can be the perfect fit for all types of travellers, from honeymooners and families to groups of friends and everything in between.

Where to go in South Korea

Map featuring best places to visit in South Korea

Places on the map

  • Seoul South Korea
  • Andong South Korea
  • Busan South Korea
  • Jeju South Korea
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