TOP 30 Autumn Foliage Sites in/outside Seoul, Korea 2020

Autumn foliage season usually starts from October to November in Korea, a must-see for your holiday!

 

During autumn, many parts of Korea offer beautiful displays of fall foliage in brilliant palette of red, orange and yellow across its national parks, mountains, universities, palaces, parks and roads.

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According to the official Korea autumn foliage forecast for 2020, the first autumn leaves in Korea are expected to be 0-2 days slower and the autumn foliage will reach its peak 0-1 days slower in 2020.

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ūüí°First Autumn Foliage - 20% of the autumn foliage appears at the mountain.

ūüí°Peak Foliage - 80% of the autumn foliage appears at the the mountain.

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‚õįSeoraksan Mountain (altitude 1,708m)

First Foliage: Sep 27 / Peak: Oct 18

 

‚õįOdaesan Mountain (1,565m)

First Foliage: Oct 1 / Peak: Oct 16

 

‚õįBukhansan Mountain (835m)

First Foliage: Oct 14 / Peak: Oct 28

 

‚õįWoraksan Mountain (1,095m)

First Foliage: Oct 12 / Peak: Oct 24

 

‚õįSongnisan Mountain (1,058m)

First Foliage: Oct 16 / Peak: Oct 29

 

‚õįGyeryongsan Mountain (846m)

First Foliage: Oct 17 / Peak: Oct 27

 

‚õįGayasan Mountain (1,432m)

First Foliage: Oct 16 / Peak: Oct 27

 

‚õįNaejangsan Mountain (763m)

First Foliage: Oct 19 / Peak: Nov 6

 

‚õįJirisan Mountain (1,915m)

First Foliage: Oct 13 / Peak: Oct 23

 

‚õįMudeungsan Mountain (1,186m)

First Foliage: Oct 21 / Peak: Nov 3

What to See in Korea's Autumn

Besides the red Maple Trees and the golden Ginkgo Trees, there are tall silver Pampas Grass field at attraction like Haneul Park, wild yellow Cosmos flower field and Roses at Olympic Park, all equally mesmerising in autumn.

 

Hot new additions that have gained great popularity in recent years include the Pink Muhly Grass and Kochia Scoparia.

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Shades of Maple Leaves
Ginkgo Trees
Pampas Grass
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Roses
Cosmos
Kochia Scoparia
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Best Places to Visit in Korea's Autumn 

Here are KoreaToDo's compilation of best places to visit and things to do in Seoul or day trips from Seoul in Autumn. Our comprehensive guide includes how to get there, what to see and map of the autumn foliage walking paths.

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KoreaToDo Collection of TOP AUTUMN Picks

Day Trips from Seoul

 
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Seoraksan National Park | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Daegwallyeong Sky Ranch | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Namhansanseong Park & Fortress | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Yangju Nari Park | KoreaToDo
 
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Yangpyeong Dumulmeori | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Wondaeri Birch Forest | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Nami Island | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - The Garden of Morning Calm | KoreaToDo
 

Seoul & around

TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Seoul City Wall | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Bukhansan National Park | KoreaToDo
Olympic Park - KTD - Ginkgo Tree Road 3.
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Olympic Park | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Haneul Park | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Cheonggyecheon Stream | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Yonsei University | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Ewha Womans University | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Deoksugung Stone-wall Road | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Deoksugung Palace | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Changdeokgung Palace & Secret Garden | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Gyeongbokgung Palace | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Road leading to Cheong Wa Dae | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Samcheongdong | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - N Seoul Tower | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Sinsadong Garosu-gil | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Banpo Seorae Island | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Jamwon Hangang Park | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Seoul Forest | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Mountain Ansan Jarak-gil Trail | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Gwanaksan Mountain | KoreaToDo
TOP Autumn Foliage Places in/outside Seoul - Inwangsan Mountain | KoreaToDo
 

‚ĚÄ‚ĚÄ AUTUMN SPECIALS ‚ĚÄ‚ĚÄ Handpicked Experiences from Seoul

Mt. Seorak & Naksansa Temple Tour

Mt. Seorak & Naksansa Temple Tour

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‚ā©75,000

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Seoraksan National Park & Alpaca World One Day Tour

Seoraksan National Park & Alpaca World One Day Tour

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‚ā©79,600

autumn foliage & cute alpaca experience

Wondaeri Birch Tree Forest, Alpaca & Chuncheon Myeongdong Day Tour

Wondaeri Birch Tree Forest, Alpaca & Chuncheon Myeongdong Day Tour

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‚ā©72,000

available till 31 Oct 2020

Nami Island, Gangchon Rail Bike & The Garden of Morning Calm Day Tour

Nami Island, Gangchon Rail Bike & The Garden of Morning Calm Day Tour

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‚ā©62,000

best experiences of nature!

Nami Island & Mt. Seorak Day Tour

Nami Island & Mt. Seorak Day Tour

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‚ā©75,000

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Edelweiss Swiss, Dumulmeori, Herb Island Lighting Festival Day Tour

Edelweiss Swiss, Dumulmeori, Herb Island Lighting Festival Day Tour

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‚ā©78,400

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Nami Island & Petite France Day Tour

Nami Island & Petite France Day Tour

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‚ā©31,500

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Alpaca Pasture, Nami Island & The Garden of Morning Calm Day Tour

Alpaca Pasture, Nami Island & The Garden of Morning Calm Day Tour

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‚ā©74,000

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Seoraksan National Park & Sokcho City Sightseeing Day Tour

Seoraksan National Park & Sokcho City Sightseeing Day Tour

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‚ā©69,600

enjoy best of autumn foliage & sokcho town

Minsok Korean Folk Village & Gwangmyeong Cave Day Tour

Minsok Korean Folk Village & Gwangmyeong Cave Day Tour

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‚ā©40,000

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Nami Island & The Garden of Morning Calm Day Tour

Nami Island & The Garden of Morning Calm Day Tour

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‚ā©50,600

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Seoul & Gangwon-do Private Car Charter with Tour Guide

Seoul & Gangwon-do Private Car Charter with Tour Guide

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‚ā©154,600

incl. recommended itineraries

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