Category Archives: Busan Attractions

Gyeongju Day Trip from Busan Including Seokguram Grotto, Bulguksa Temple and Cheonmachong

Discover the highlights of Gyeongju on a full-day tour by comfortable coach with a knowledgeable guide. This day trip from Busan delivers you to the coastal city and its cultural treasures such as Bulguksa Temple and its hermitage, Seokguram Grotto — both part of a UNESCO World Heritage site. You’ll learn to forecast the weather at Cheomseongdae Observatory and pore over a vast collection of Silla Dynasty artifacts at the Gyeongju National Museum. Round-trip hotel transport and a restaurant lunch are included.

Private Tour of Junam Wetlands and Haeinsa Temple

Combine nature and ancient history on a private guided day trip to Junam Wetlands Park and the Haeinsa Temple. Avid birders can bust out binoculars to spot thousands of feathered friends such as the white-naped crane and Eurasian spoonbill at Korea’s largest migratory bird habitat. Afterward, your private group heads to Haeinsa Temple, built during the Silla dynasty, to examine 13th-century woodblocks carved with the Tripitaka Koreana, the most complete collection of Buddhist scriptures in existence. Lunch plus round-trip hotel transport from Busan are included.

Junam Wetlands and Haeinsa Temple Tour

Delve into Korea’s natural and cultural history on this full-day coach trip to Junam Wetlands Park and Haeinsa Temple from Busan. At Korea’s largest migratory bird habitat, your knowledgeable guide will point out winter or summer waterfowl such as the Chinese oriole or white-naped crane. Then get a glimpse of the Silla dynasty at Haeinsa Temple, which houses 13th-century woodblocks carved with the Tripitaka Koreana, considered the most complete collection of Buddhist scriptures in existence. Lunch plus round-trip hotel transport from Busan are included.

Private Busan Countryside Tour: Andong Hahoe Folk Village

This private day trip with a professional guide introduces you to two cultural attractions in Andong. After a drive by private minivan, you’ll visit Hahoe Folk Village, a UNESCO World Heritage site famous for its traditional houses dating back to the Joseon Dynasty. Watch a mask dance performance before exploring Confucian traditions at the Andong Folk Museum, where indoor and outdoor exhibits represent the Andong lifestyle. A Korean lunch and round-trip hotel transport from Busan are included.

Andong Hahoe Folk Village Day Trip from Busan

Leave Busan behind and relax on a drive to the countryside during this full-day guided coach tour to Andong. Visit the UNESCO-listed Hahoe Folk Village, where you’ll watch a mask dance performance and explore traditional houses. At the Andong Folk Museum, learn more about regional lifestyles that date back to the Joseon dynasty. Your day of sightseeing also includes a Korean lunch and round-trip hotel transport from Busan.

Private Night Tour of Busan

See the shimmering sights of Busan at night during a 3-hour private tour. Watch the lights come on as you roam the city, from the height of Mt Hwangryeong to Marine City with its illuminated skyline. Admire views of the Gwangan Bridge from several vantage points, including a stop at Gwangan Beach, and finish under the world’s longest cantilever roof at the Busan Cinema Center. Hotel pickup and drop-off by private minivan is included.

Busan by Night

Peer out the windows of your coach vehicle to see Busan’s twinkling lights on a 3-hour tour. Admire a shimmering skyline below from a vantage point at Mt Hwangryeong; drive to Gwangalli Beach, spanned by the illuminated Gwangan Bridge; and hover underneath the longest cantilever roof in the world at the Busan Cinema Center, site of the Busan International Film Festival. Listen to narration by an informative guide, and enjoy convenient round-trip hotel transport.

Best of Busan With Yonggungsa Temple, Yongdusan Park and Dongbaek Island

With so many sights to see in Busan, a full-day guided tour provides a great overview. Your knowledgeable local guide accompanies your group to top locations such as Yongdusan Park, Gwangbokdong Street and UN Memorial Cemetery to discover Busan’s past and present. Visit the unique coastal temple of Yonggungsa, where stone lanterns line a rocky landscape, and explore Haeundae Beach on Dongbaek Island by foot. Enjoy a Korean lunch and round-trip minivan transport from your hotel or Busan Station.

2-Night Busan Semi-Independent Sightseeing Tour

Enjoy a day of guided sightseeing, and plenty of time to see Busan
on your own, during this semi-independent 2-night experience. Stay
overnight at the Toyo Koin Hotel (or similar) with breakfast.
On your second day, embark on a full-day tour of Busan’s highlights with a knowledgeable guide. You’ll receive a Korean lunch and a fantastic overview of top locations and landmarks such as Yongdusan Park, Gwangbokdong Street, UN Memorial Cemetery, Yonggungsa Temple and Dongbaek Island. Bonus: Take advantage of pickup and drop-off from your original hotel, Busan Station or Gimhae International Airport.

Private Busan City Tour Including Gamcheon Culture Village and Beomeosa Temple

Take in the sights of Busan while accompanied by an informative private guide. This sightseeing tour takes you throughout the city in one day, from the Buddhist mountain temple of Beomeosa to Gamcheon Culture Village, where contemporary art fills a maze of alleyways. See other Busan highlights such as Jagalchi Fish Market and Yongdusan Park, where Busan Tower offers views as far as the East Sea. Korean lunch and round-trip hotel transport by private minivan are included.