Destination guide

Culturally rich Busan will entice you

The area's temples and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Busan. This city's beaches, shopping and aquarium draw many visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Busan

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Busan has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • 168 Stairs (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Oryukdo Skywalk (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Busan Aquarium (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Songdo Marine Cable Car (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Dong Nae Country Club (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Gimhae Lotte Water Park (13 mi / 20.9 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Busan

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Busan

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Busan is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Busan Citizens Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Jaseongdae Park (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Hwangnyeongsan Mountain (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Geumnyeonsan Mountain (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Songwonji Reservoir (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Suyeong Sajeok Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Busan

Fly into Busan (PUS-Gimhae), the closest airport, located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Ulsan (USN), which is 34.5 mi (55.6 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Busan Bujeon Station, Busan Gaya Station and Busan Geoje Station are the main stations in the city. It's easy to get around Busan by catching a ride on the metro at Seomyeon Station, Jeonpo Station or Beomnaegol Station.

Where to stay around Busan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 31 holiday lettings near Busan. From 3 Houses to 28 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Busan for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Busan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Busan. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Busan–Gyeongnam Horse Racing Park: 30 holiday lettings
  • Gwangalli Beach: 30 holiday lettings
  • Oryukdo Lighthouse: 30 holiday lettings
  • Busan Hwamyeong Station: 31 holiday lettings
  • Igidae Park: 30 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Busan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Busan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3 Houses in Busan. Our other popular types of Busan holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 28 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Busan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3 holiday homes with pool available in Busan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.