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Things to do in Busan 2024 | Pelago by Singapore Airlines

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Experience the breathtaking nature and wildlife of Busan through water activities and day trips.

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Immerse yourself in the rich culture and heritage of Busan with tours, museums, and arts & crafts.

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Frequently asked questions

What are some must-visit attractions in Busan?
Some must-visit attractions in Busan include Haeundae Beach, Gamcheon Culture Village, Taejongdae Park, and Beomeosa Temple.
How do I get from Busan Airport to the city center?
From Busan Airport, you can take the Airport Limousine Bus, which offers convenient transportation to various locations in the city. Alternatively, you can also take a taxi or use the subway.
What is the local language spoken in Busan?
The local language spoken in Busan is Korean. However, English is also widely spoken in tourist areas and major establishments.
Are there any traditional markets in Busan?
Yes, Busan is home to several traditional markets, including Jagalchi Market, Gukje Market, and Bupyeong Market. These markets offer a wide range of goods, from fresh seafood to clothing and souvenirs.
What are some recommended local foods to try in Busan?
One of the top recommended foods to try in Busan is the famous seafood dish called ssiat hotteok, which is a savory pancake filled with various seeds and nuts. Other must-try dishes include milmyeon (spicy cold noodles), eomuk (fish cake), and gimbap (seaweed rice rolls).

About Busan

Busan is a vibrant coastal city located in the southeastern part of South Korea. It is known for its stunning beaches, bustling markets, and delicious seafood. The local currency in Busan is the South Korean Won (KRW).

When to visit

The best time to visit Busan is during the spring (April to June) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is mild and pleasant. Summers can be hot and humid, while winters can be cold with occasional snowfall.

The best time to visit Busan is during the spring (April to June) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is mild and pleasant. Summers can be hot and humid, while winters can be cold with occasional snowfall.
Getting around

Busan has an efficient public transportation system, including buses, subways, and taxis. The subway is a convenient way to travel around the city, with multiple lines connecting various attractions. Taxis are also readily available and can be hailed on the street or booked through mobile apps.

Busan has an efficient public transportation system, including buses, subways, and taxis. The subway is a convenient way to travel around the city, with multiple lines connecting various attractions. Taxis are also readily available and can be hailed on the street or booked through mobile apps.
Traveller tips

Don't miss visiting Haeundae Beach, one of Busan's most popular beaches with its golden sand and clear waters. Explore the vibrant Jagalchi Market, where you can find a wide variety of fresh seafood and local delicacies. Take a hike up to the iconic Busan Tower for panoramic views of the city. Visit Gamcheon Culture Village, a colorful hillside neighborhood filled with art installations and charming alleyways. Try the local specialty, dwaeji gukbap (pork soup with rice), for a delicious and hearty meal.

Don't miss visiting Haeundae Beach, one of Busan's most popular beaches with its golden sand and clear waters. Explore the vibrant Jagalchi Market, where you can find a wide variety of fresh seafood and local delicacies. Take a hike up to the iconic Busan Tower for panoramic views of the city. Visit Gamcheon Culture Village, a colorful hillside neighborhood filled with art installations and charming alleyways. Try the local specialty, dwaeji gukbap (pork soup with rice), for a delicious and hearty meal.

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  • EUREuro
  • GBPPound Sterling
  • INRIndian Rupees
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  • HKDHong Kong Dollar
  • MYRMalaysian Ringgit
  • TWDNew Taiwan Dollar
  • THBThai Baht
  • USDU.S Dollar
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  • VNDVietnamese Dong
  • KRWKorean Won
  • AEDEmirati Dirham
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  • CADCanadian Dollar
  • CHFSwiss Franc
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  • 日本語
  • English
  • Bahasa Indonesia
  • Tiếng Việt
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  • 简体中文
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