How to get there: Haeundae Station, exit 7, take bus 181 to Yonggungsa Temple Bus Stop. The bus price is $1 per ticket. Going by taxi costs you around $9,3.

Haedong Yonggungsa
Haedong Yonggungsa

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Golden Bhudda sattue at Haedong Yonggungsa

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The main hall
Haedong Yonggungsa temple Korea
Stunning view

Haedong Yonggungsa temple Korea

Haedong Yonggungsa temple Korea

Read more: Haedong Yonggungsa Temple blog — Discover the oldest seaside temple in Busan, South Korea.

Yongdusan Park

This is Busan’s largest park, with the Busan Tower and the Love Locks area. The park seems akin to the Namsan Tower Park in Seoul.

Historical picture Yongdusan Park
Historical picture Yongdusan Park. Image by: busan 2 day itinerary blog.
Yongdusan Park in Busan
Yongdusan Park in Busan
Busan Yongdusan Park
Busan Yongdusan Park. Image by: busan 2 day itinerary blog.
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Romantic Autumn in Yongdusan Park

How to get there: Take subway line 1 to Nampo-dong Station, Exit 1 and walk around 10 minutes to reach destination.

Admission is free.

Sea Life Busan Aquarium *MUST GO*

This is a must-go place when visiting Busan because the Aquarium here, thanks to being a coastal city, is elaborately invested and look magnificent. It is highly recommended for families with young children. There are more than 35,000 marine species. Visiting the Aquarium takes about 2 hours and is certainly fantastic.

Sea Life Busan Aquarium
Sea Life Busan Aquarium
Sea Life Busan Aquarium
Sea Life Busan Aquarium
Sea Life Aquarium, Busan
Sea Life Aquarium, Busan

Unlike aquariums that only display fish, Sea Life Busan Aquarium offers high educational activities for children, teach children to cherish and preserve marine species. Also, children may sit in the Aquarium and show up their fish painting skills…

Ticket price on the official website is $27/adult.

Sea Life Busan Aquarium
Sea Life Busan Aquarium
Sea Life Aquarium. Discover an underwater world
Sea Life Aquarium. Discover an underwater world
The World Famous Busan Aquarium
The World Famous Busan Aquarium

How to get there: The aquarium is located in Haeundae Beach area. So, you may walk on the street for a while to cut taxi cost.

Jagalchi Market

Greysuitcase Busan Series - Jagalchi Market
Greysuitcase Busan Series – Jagalchi Market
Jagalchi Market, Busan, South Korea
Jagalchi Market, Busan, South Korea

Open from 8am to 10pm, this is the big seafood market of Busan with a variety of fresh seafood. The market has indoor and outdoor areas. On the second floor of the market is the food court. You can buy seafood and sellers will process such food for you so that you can enjoy it on the 2nd floor. Ending Busan trip with a fresh seafood dinner is awesome.

Jagalchi Market, Busan, South Korea
Jagalchi Market, Busan, South Korea
enjoy seafood at Busan Jagalchi Festival
Enjoy seafood at Busan Jagalchi Festival
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Busan Jagalchi Market

Jagalchi market

Jagalchi market
Jagalchi market stall
Jagalchi Fish Market
Hot pot

Jagalchi Fish Market

Fresh octopus at Jagalchi Fish Market in Busan
Fresh octopus at Jagalchi Fish Market in Busan. Credit image: Busan food blog.

Busan 2 day itinerary: Day 2

Gamcheon Culture Village

Gamcheon Culture Village Busans Hidden Gem

Master of a virtual life is here. This is an old village built on terraced land. It has been recently renovated, beautifully painted in order to attract tourists and also a place for young artists in Busan. Everything in the village is very strange and unique, and you can stroll along to discover the beauty of the village.

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Busan “Gamcheon Culture Village” A Place That Will Take A Lot of Picture!
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Gamcheon Culture Village. Image by: busan 2 day itinerary blog.
Gamcheon Culture Village
Gamcheon Culture Village
Gamcheon Culture Village
Gamcheon Culture Village. Photo: busan korea itinerary blog.
Gamcheon Culture Village Busans Hidden Gem
Gamcheon Culture Village: Busan’s Hidden Gem

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Gamcheon Culture Village Busans Hidden Gem Photo: busan korea itinerary blog.
Photo: busan korea itinerary blog.
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Gamcheon Culture Village overlooking to the sea
Gamcheon Culture Village Busans Hidden Gem
Beautiful color houses. Photo: busan korea itinerary blog.

Gamcheon Culture Village Busans Hidden Gem

How to get to Gamcheon Culture Village

1. Subway Line 1 to Geojeong Station, exit 6, catch bus Sakha 1 or Sakha 1-1 to Gamcheon Elementary School Bus Stop. If you use T-money card, you should opt for bus rather than subway, which just takes you less than 30 minutes and is free.

2. Subway Line 1 to Toseong Station, exit 1, catch bus Saha 1-1, Seogu 2 or Seogu 2-2 to Gamcheon Elementary School Bus Stop.

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Gamcheon Culture Village – Busan, Korea. Picture: busan itinerary blog.
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The colorful houses in Gamcheon Culture Village, Busan
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Beautiful night view

Gamcheon Culture Village showing food

Gamcheon Culture Village showing food

Oryukdo Island – Oryukdo Skywalk

Oryukdo Skywalk has become one of the major tourist attractions in Busan
Oryukdo Skywalk has become one of the major tourist attractions in Busan
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Picturesque Oryukdo Skywalk

Oryukdo consists of a cluster of 5-6 small islands located on the southeast of Busan’s coast. Oryukdo has beautiful coastline, many seagulls, and a peaceful life. In order to attract tourism, Oryukdo Skywalk, which lies over a coastal cliff and has a very special glass floor, has been built. At this tourist attraction, you will have the feeling of walking on the sea.

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Oryukdo skywalk Busan. Picture: busan itinerary blog.
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Korea Oryukdo Skywalk
Oryukdo Island
Oryukdo Skywalk. Credit image: 2 days in busan blog.

How to get there: From Mipo Terminal in Haeundae Beach, take the ferry to Oryukdo, the price is $18. The ferry will run 1 hour at sea, and the scenery is also very spectacular.

Take CITY TOUR BUS

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Picture: busan itinerary blog.

This is the quickest way to go around Busan. Actually, travelling to BUSAN within 2 days is not enough. Having said that, this duration is quite fine for tourists. Therefore, there is a very popular tour that we can see in the famous tourist cities.

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The basic bus tour is also varied. Indeed, there are 3 types of tours with specific schedules and time when buses come to stations.

From our own experience, tours with red and blue banners go through most locations. The tour price is $14: http://www.citytourbusan.com/

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Busan Jumbo Bus. Credit image: 2 days in busan blog.
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Red Bus

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busan city bus tours (1)

Additional information

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Busan city

In Busan, there is a hot spring spa named HeoShimCheong/HurSimChung: This is Asia’s largest mineral spa (according to adverts) located at the heart of Busan. This spa is very large, beautiful, affordable, and comes with additional services such as strawberry milk bath, outdoor swimming pool aside from basic services.

Heosimcheong spa
Heosimcheong spa. Credit image: 2 days in busan blog.
Heosimcheong Spa
Heosimcheong Spa
Room photo 5 from hotel Heosimcheong Spa
The HeoshimCheong Spa looked so luxurious
The HeoshimCheong Spa looked so luxurious. Credit image: 2 days in busan blog.

Address: 23 Geumganggongwon-ro 20beon-gil, Oncheon 1(il)-dong, Dongnae-gu, Busan, South Korea.

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