Top Busan Tour Packages
Busan is one of South Korea's most popular cities. It's a great place to visit during the summer months and enjoy its luxury and equanimity. With the right tour packages, you can make the most use of your time there. The beach is a big part of Busan's tourism. Consider booking one of Dook Travels’ customized Busan Holiday Packages to witness its serenity as long as you like! Also, if you're interested in seeing more than just the beach, we recommend booking our Busan Tour Packages. There are great temptations to behold when in Busan, from historical sites to local markets.
Things to know about Busan (South Korea)
The city of Busan in South Korea has a population of over 3 million people. The city is known for its unique architecture, including the Busan Tower which stands 120m tall, making it one of the world's tallest towers at the time of its making in 1973. There are also many shopping malls, hotels and other amenities available for visitors. Busan is also known for its beaches, which are also popular tourist attractions. One of the most famous beaches is Gwangalli Beach which has beautiful sunsets every day of the year due to its location. This beach is also home to one of Korea's largest aquariums where you can see large sharks, fish, turtles and other sea creatures. Koreans are also known for their love towards seafood. To experience the same, a visit to Jagalchi Market is a 'must-to-do' activity when in Busan. It is the huge Korean seafood market. The city also hosts numerous festivals throughout the year, including Dragon Boat Festival, Hangang River Festival, International Marathon and many more.
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Experiences in Busan
If you're looking for a city that is both vibrant and relaxing, Busan is your destination. It's a place where you can experience the beauty of the ocean at its most breathtaking moment, the warmth of the locals, the energy of a thriving metropolis and many among others. The city has so much to offer on every level from fabulous food to cultural experiences to entertainment options. In Busan, you'll feel as though you've been transported to another country with its bustling streets and beautiful parks. Busan is also an ideal destination for those seeking a break from the commotion of modern living. You'll find plenty of peaceful places to relax away from crowds in quiet neighborhoods or along the coast near the ocean.
Top Attractions in Busan
The city of Busan is characterized by its culture, arts, and entertainment. Busan has many distinct features with its own unique flair. You can find some of the best attractions in Busan, including the Busan Tower, Haeundae Beach and Gwangan Beach. If you're looking for something more than just sightseeing, there are also plenty of activities available: shopping at some of Busan's department stores; visiting one of its numerous markets; exploring its temples (there are dozens within walking distance); eating delicious Korean food at one of its many restaurants and so much more!
Plan A Trip To Busan
Busan is the second largest city in South Korea and it is located on the east coast of the country. Apart from the city's reputation for its many beaches and great food, there are also plenty of other activities you can be involved within Busan. If you're looking for something different, here are some suggestions for your Busan Trip:
Busan is home to the three most beautiful beaches- Gwangalli Beach, Seomyeon Beach, and Haeundae Beach. Want to just fob off the sand or float in the turquoise waters and relax for the day? We recommend a visit to Gwangalli Beach. Or, after a long day of sightseeing with our Busan Tour Packages, you can arrive at Seomyeon Beach to celebrate a great evening. Sit on one of the beach-side bars, order a platter of delicious seafood and drink 'Soju', the traditional Korean drink!
With our Busan Holiday Packages as well, you can spend some quality time at Haeundae Beach to your heart's desire. In between your sightseeing trip, this is a great place to relax! You'll have a hard time finding a more Instagram-worthy beach than Haeundae. This stretch of sand is lined with palm trees and has clear, blue water that feels like straight from an island paradise. Now, we will take you to a journey back into the history of Busan! Make sure you add these attractions to your Busan Trip itinerary.
Beomeosa Temple also called the 'Temple of Nirvana Fish' is a Korean Buddhist Temple of the Jogye Order. The urban temple is located in the foothills of Geumjeongsan in Cheongpyeong-dong, Geumjeong-gu. It is one of the oldest Buddhist temples in Korean history. The history of this temple dates back over 1000 years, making it one of the most significant ancient landmarks within Busan. The complex includes many shrines and buildings dedicated to different deities of Korean mythology.
The Haeundae Temple is one of the most famous temples in Busan located in Gijang-gun. It was built in 1376 during the reign of the Goryeo Dynasty. Here is a list of a few things you must not miss when visiting the temple- the landscape itself, the temple entrance, the main hall, the Seawater Great Goddess Buddha, the Golden Jijang Bosal Statue, the Laughing Buddha Statue, the Chinese Zodiac Animal Statues, Mini Monks Figures, 108 Stairs and Bridge, Buddha of Granting a Son and the wishing pond, to name a few!
The best time to visit this beautiful Buddhist temple is between March and May when you can enjoy spring weather as well as cherry blossoms blooming around it! If you're visiting during summer, try visiting during their annual festival held every June where there will be lots of activities happening throughout downtown Busan such as street performances by talented local artists whose goal is to bring more joy into people's lives through their craftsmanship skills!
Geumjeongsanseong Fortress is a historic site in Busan built in 1703. It is one of the best-preserved fortresses in Korea and also the largest. You need to go to the top of Geumjeongsan Mountain to explore this historic relic. The main purpose of the fortress was to defend against attacks from rivals. It has 24 watchtowers that are still standing today. You'll see them if you walk up to the entrance gate at Geumjeongsanseong Fortress Park.
Busan is home to many magnificent fortresses. If exploring just one doesn't satisfy you, pay a visit to the following: Seosaengpo Japanese Fortress, Busanjinseong, Gijang Jukseong-ri Japanese Fortress, and Gupo Japanese Castle. Apart from these celebrated antique relics, there are numerous museums that you will get to witness on your Busan Trip. The notable ones are the National Maritime Museum, Busan National Science Museum, Gimhae National Museum, Busan Museum of Movies, and Busan Marine Natural History Museum. On your Busan Tour, do not miss out on the below - mentioned:
The Busan Tower, also famously known as the Dragon Tower is located in Yongdusan Park, Jung-gu. It was built in 1973. At present, it lives as an entertainment zone for tourists. The tower also has a small cafe that serves food and drinks to visitors. Try out their famous coffee!
The Jagalchi Fish Market is located on the outskirts of Busan, and it is one of the best places to go if you want to munch on some fresh seafood. It's also a great place to just walk around and look at all the different kinds of fish they have in their tanks. You can also get some delicious Korean BBQ here! The market is open from 9 am until 5 pm every day except for holidays like Christmas Day and New Year's Eve; however, there are still many local outlets that remain open during late hours!
With our Busan Tour, you can also explore other famous markets like Bupyeong Kkangtong Market, Gukje Market, Haeundae Market and Bujeon Ginseng Market. One way to experience typical Korean nightlife is to visit the Bupyeong Kkangtong night market and try the various roadside snacks!
We, at Dook International, are an expert in providing tours around the city with our myriad Busan Tour Packages keeping in due consideration your comfort and safety! With our customized Busan Holiday Packages, you can go on private tours and enjoy the way your heart demands! Our packages are all-inclusive and equipped with modern-cutting edge amenities. We are happy to share that we have crossed the milestone of providing tours to 5 lakhs tourists in over 500+ destinations!
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