South Korea

The unique culture, delightful cuisine, and quiet countryside of South Korea are just a few of the reasons you should add this East Asian nation to your travel bucket list. Start your journey in the capital city of Seoul, a bustling metropolis full of skyscrapers, and vibrant shops along the streets. See the historical Buddhist temples, ancient palaces, and urban parks as you make your way through the town.

Outside of the city, you’ll find cherry trees, seaside villages, and several national parks full of wildlife. There are also many opportunities to participate in water sports like kayaking, surfing, and scuba diving. South Korea combines epic historical charm with a vibrant modern culture to bring you a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Destination highlights

  • Four amazing seasons
  • Seoul: The dazzling Capital city
  • The stunning Jeju Island
  • The beautiful Cherry Blossoms
  • Busan, a city with something for everyone
  • Haeinsa Temple is the world’s oldest intact Buddhist literary canon
  • Dadohaehaesang National Park: The largest national park In Korea
  • Pyeongchang County is a paradise for hikers

Activities to do

  • Enjoy the delicious Korean food
  • Explore Seoul on foot
  • Discover the traditional Hanok architecture
  • Visit the free museums
  • Glide down the ski slopes from the 2018 Winter Olympics
  • Visit the temples
  • Visit the third “Tunnel of Aggression”
  • Explore the botanical garden island
  • Visit Seoul’s amusement parks

Country details

  • Location: East Asia, on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula
  • Language: Standard Korean
  • Currency: South Korean Won
  • Cuisine: The cuisine is largely based on rice, vegetables, and meat
  • Airport: Incheon International Airport, Gimpo International Airport, Jeju International Airport, and Gimhae International Airport
  • Flight Duration: 8.5 hours from Abu Dhabi

Want to book your holiday to south korea?

Get in touch to plan your trip

    Other Destinations