Cherry blossom season is upon us and there are many beautiful places within a couple of hours drive from Busan to check them out.
Here are four festivals around the region to check out this spring.
Daegu E-World Cherry Blossom Festival
Date: March 23 – April 7
The 8th Starlight Cherry Blossom Festival will be lit with LED lights and has more than three times the amount of cherry blossom trees than the famous cherry blossom spot along Yunjung-ro Road in Yeouido.
Ulsan Mugeodong Cherry Blossom Festival
Date: March 30 – 31
There are plenty of great places around the city to check out the cherry blossoms and the Mugeodong festival adds a bit of flavor with concerts and fun for all.
Jinhae Naval Port Festival
Date: April 1 – 10
Arguably the most popular cherry blossom festival in the country, the city becomes pink with stunning views and amazing Instagram-worthy locations to make your friends back home jealous.
Gyeongju Cherry Blossom Festival
Date: April 3 – April 27
Gyeongju’s historical sites are the perfect backdrop for one of the most beautiful and popular places to visit each spring.