A majority of Koreans are planning to travel during the summer holidays according to a recent survey.
Over 1,100 workers were surveyed by Hueet, a lifelong education company on trends for this summer vacation.
The average length of summer vacation is 4.3 days, and the most frequent summer vacation is three days (33.9%), followed by five days (24.6%), four days (16.2%) and seven days or more (14%).
Respondents said they will spend an average of about 596,000 won.
For their summer vacation plan, 63.5% of respondents said that they would like to do domestic travel, followed by ‘overseas trips’ (25.3%), ‘resting at home’ (5.8%) and ‘self-development’ (2.6%).
16.3% of the respondents said that they do not have a summer vacation plan.
Peak vacation season in Korea this year is from July 28 through August 5th.