4 Reasons You Should Travel to Korea In The Spring

Spring in Korea is green with cherry blossoms everywhere from March to the end of May. Spring and autumn are the best seasons when traveling to Korea.

Cherry blossoms at the Gyeongbokgung Royal Palace

Not surprisingly, the main palace in Seoul is home to a large collection of tall cherry blossom trees. In addition, you can also enjoy plum and apricot flowers at Gyeongbokgung Palace.

Lotus lantern festival at Jogyesa temple

In addition to cherry blossoms, the brilliant and spectacular Lotus Festival is also a sight not to be missed. There is no better season to visit Jogyesa Temple than the spring when Koreans prepare to celebrate Buddha’s birthday (late April – early May) during the Lotus Lantern Festival.

Having a giant lantern trail of 100,000 pieces from Dongdaemun to Jogyesa Temple is truly an authentic Korean experience. Even if you are not engaged in spiritual activities, the road to the Jogyesa temple is so beautiful that no one can resist taking pictures to share on social media.

Climbing Bukhan

Spring in Korea is arguably the best season. The temperature here is not too hot and not too cold, so locals and tourists like to spend time outdoors to bask in the perfect spring weather.

This is the perfect weather to climb Bukhan mountain. Walking to the top of the mountain can be very tiring, but seeing the great panoramic view of Seoul from the top will be worth the sweat and effort. Bukhan is also a hot spot after appearing in the Crash Landing On You drama.

Tulips in Everland

Each year, the annual Everland Tulip Festival has more than 1.2 million tulips with 110 different variations. Although tulips often bloom in warmer April weather, Everland has developed expertise in planting flowers that allow them to bloom in mid-March.

Tulips often bloom for the entire spring, making most parks worthwhile. Along with the gorgeous and attractive tulips, visitors can take part in a number of parades and outdoor music events just to mingle in the spring.

Korea Travel: 4 Beautiful Towns You Must Visit

With rich vegetation and unique culture, Korea always attracts many tourists. In addition to the outstanding economy, Korea is also famous for the most beautiful towns.

DAMYANG

Damyang is located in South Korea. A district of many small villages, Damyang is famous for its rich bamboo forest. It also built a theme park and museum about bamboo. Visitors can see bamboo-made kitchen appliances or craft gifts, especially enjoying the new flavors of bamboo wine and ice cream.

For those who are passionate about climbing, you can prepare the necessary equipment to continue the journey to conquer the surrounding mountains like Byeongung and Chuwol after experiencing local specialties.

DEOKJEOKDO

Located in the northwestern part of Korea, Deokjeokdo is only a few hours by boat from the mainland. Famous for its beautiful beaches suitable for relaxation and the romantic coastline, Deokjeokdo also satisfies visitors when bringing unique dishes with bold flavors of the sea. Although it is a small island, you will not find it difficult to choose resorts because of the wide range of hotels, motels and guest houses, ready to provide the most comfortable experience for visitors.

BUSAN

Haedong Yonggungsa Temple in Busan, South Korea.

The port city of Busan is an interesting place to own separate landscapes from the beautiful stretching beach, bustling town to the ancient buildings interspersed. As the second largest city in Korea, Busan is located southeast of the mainland. The bustling place not to be missed when coming here is Haeundae, an arc-shaped beach that always attracts Korean tourists. If you want a more restful place, you can relax at other beaches like Daedepo or Songdo.

JINHAE

Every time the Cherry Blosom Festival is about to take place, Jinhae becomes the busiest destination in the country. People enlist to come here to save the beautiful moments with the cherry blossoms are blooming because after only 10 days of blooming, the petals will begin to let go down the road. The best place to enjoy cherry trees is Gyeonghwa Station, hidden under a series of trees. Try once experience on the train from the train station, you will find yourself no different from the princess out of fairy tales.