Summer is over and autumn is here! Many of us have been planning for our trips to countries with 4 seasons to finally leave the hot weather behind for a while and some of us have chosen to spend our autumn in Korea. If you’re still unsure of where to go this autumn, we’ve compiled a list of day tours for you to check out the beautiful autumn foliage around South Korea!
#1. Seoraksan National Park
The third tallest mountain in Korea, Seoraksan mountain offers breath-taking views of Korea’s autumn foliage. Hike up Osaek Course, the best hiking route to view the beautiful warm colours of the autumn leaves among the picturesque valleys.
In addition, walk through Wondae-ri Birch Tree Forest (also known as Whispering Forest) for its quiet and healing atmosphere.
Located in the far southeastern part of North Gyeongsang Province, Gyeongju is famous for its historical sites and vivid autumn foliage. The beautiful brown and red palettes make Gyeongju the most popular autumn destination.
Experience Korea’s traditions and history through the city’s numerous cultural activities and attractions.
3. Jeju Island
Korea Autumn/Fall Foliage 1 Day Tour – Jeju Island
Jeju Island offers outstanding spots where you can admire and immerse in vivid displays of the beautiful gold and orange autumn foliage. Three destinations will be carefully chosen on the day of the tour based on foliage status and weather conditions to make sure you get to feast your eyes on the best autumn foliage spots in Jeju.
4. Naejangsan Mountain
Naejangsan Mountain in Jeongeup is famous for its gorgeous scenery during autumn. The forests change into a breath-taking fall paradise with leaves morphed into gorgeous shades of orange, yellow and red. After taking in the amazing view atop the mountain, head to Jeonju Hanok Village for a rich cultural experience.
Remember to pack your cameras with you on this trip to capture the best autumn foliage in Korea!