Category: Busan Travel Blog

Busan (South Korea) is located in the South of the peninsula and is the 3rd biggest city in the country. It is famous for being a modern beach city with a huge fish market. It is a must visit when travelling to Korea.

A Busan Travel Blog: Best Things To Do In Busan

Busan is home to stunning beaches, elaborate hiking trails, hidden temples and delicious sea food. Below is a list of must things to visit when in Busan. 2 days in Busan is definitely needed to fully enjoy the city. Check the perfect 2 day itinerary here.

  • Yonggungsa Temple – This stunning temple is located just next to the ocean. The beautiful cliffs give the temple a completely different atmosphere than other Buddhist Temples located in South Korea.
  • Jagalchi Fish Market – Jagalchi Fish Market is the highlight of Busan. This huge inside and outside market is nothing you’ve ever seen before.
  • Beomeosa Temple – The temple located in the outskirts of Busan and looks out on the ocean and Busan. It is easily accessible from central Busan by public transport or car.
  • Shinsegae Department Store – If you’re into shopping, then this is the place to go. Each big city has a department store similar to this but the one in Busan is extra special as is has a stunning rooftop. The rooftop has statues, animals, cafe and a skywalk.
  • Gamcheon Culture Village – The culture village is a colourful town filled coffee shops, restaurants, galleries, statues and souvenir shops. Climb all the way to the top to get a great view overlooking the village and the harbour.
  • Spa Land – Busan is the city of the spa’s. There are more than 450 different Korean bath houses accross the city. Find more info on how to experience a Jjimjil bang here.
  • Getting To Busan – You can easily reach Busan from all major cities by bus, flight or train. Check more info on how to get to Busan from Seoul here.

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Busan To Fukuoka By Ferry Or Flight

Korea and Japan are so close to each other that getting from Busan to Fukuoka by ferry or flight only takes up to 3 hours. Very convenient and inexpensive when booked during the low...