Busan, South Korea

The perfect 1 day itinerary

Busan, South Korea's second-largest city, is a bustling port city known for its stunning beaches, scenic mountains, and modern skyline. It's a city where traditional Korean culture and fast-paced modern life blend seamlessly. From the famous Jagalchi Fish Market to the serene Beomeosa Temple nestled in the mountains, Busan offers a unique mix of attractions. The city is also famous for its seafood, vibrant nightlife, and the Busan International Film Festival, making it a must-visit destination for travelers seeking both cultural depth and contemporary excitement.

What to do in Busan?

This 1 day itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Busan. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Discover Busan's Highlights


Start your day at Haeundae Beach, one of South Korea's most famous beaches, known for its fine sand and clear waters. Enjoy a morning stroll or dip your toes in the water to kickstart your day.


Head to the Jagalchi Fish Market, the largest seafood market in South Korea. Experience the bustling atmosphere and try some fresh seafood at one of the market's restaurants.


Visit Gamcheon Culture Village, often referred to as the 'Machu Picchu of Busan.' This colorful hillside village is filled with art installations, quirky cafes, and stunning views of the city.


Conclude your day at the Busan Tower in Yongdusan Park. Enjoy panoramic views of the city and the harbor at sunset. If time allows, explore the surrounding area, which is rich in shops and local eateries.

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