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Pris
Pris
Explore Seoul with Pris
Seoul
Apr 7, 2024 - Apr 11, 2024
Anyone travelling solo and want to get together to savour some local eats? It is hard for solo tr...
Xavier
Xavier
Explore Seoul with Xavier
Seoul
Apr 14, 2024 - Apr 19, 2024
I will be visiting this incredible country from 14th April to 24th April before travelling to Jap...
Coley
Coley
Join Coley on his Adventure Travel to Busan
Busan
Apr 16, 2024 - Apr 20, 2024 (Flexible)
We are 2 french people and we are visiting korea. We would like to meet people during pur trip.
Hussain
Hussain
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Explore Seoul with Hussain
Seoul
Apr 16, 2024 - Apr 25, 2024
A trip to explore Seoul 
Stefhany
Stefhany
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Explore Seoul with Stefhany
Seoul
Apr 16, 2024 - Apr 19, 2024
I’m planing my first solo trip to Asia , im going to Seoul, Busan , Tokyo, Osaka and Hong Kong
Charlene
Charlene
Explore Seoul with Charlene
Seoul
Apr 17, 2024 - May 2, 2024
Hi! My name is Charlene and I'm from the United States. I speak English and Mandarin Chinese and ...
Luc
Luc
Explore Seoul with Luc
Seoul
Apr 18, 2024 - May 3, 2024
I'm leaving for my trip to Seoul in a few days. I think it would be amazing to experience the nig...
Jennie
Jennie
Explore Busan with Jennie
Busan
Apr 20, 2024 - Apr 21, 2024
Found cheap ticket so I decided to go to Busan on the weekend🤣 Just walk around the city and eatttt

FAQ About Solo Trips in South Korea

Is South Korea a good place to solo travel?

South Korea is an excellent destination for someone who is new to solo travel because there are so many incredible places to visit, dishes to sample, and attractions to see. Apart from the abundance of things to see and do, South Korea is an excellent destination for a solo trip because it is breathtakingly beautiful and very easy to get to and travel around.

Is South Korea safe for solo travelers?

Although it is safe to travel alone in South Korea , and many GAFFL users have planned solo trips there, it is important to remember that crime can occur anywhere if you are not cautious and enter dangerous areas or situations. You will be fine if you carry yourself confidently, use common sense, and are aware of your surroundings.

Is South Korea expensive for solo travel?

South Korea can be a very affordable country for solo travelers, especially if you plan ahead of time and make the appropriate budgeting decisions. If you don't want to go out for food all the time, there are many local markets where you can buy fresh produce, cured meats, and vegetables.

You can save money by staying in a low-cost hotel or hostel and splitting your expenses with other travelers. A hostel can be a great place to meet new people if you are traveling alone, but you can also use GAFFL to connect with other travelers in South Korea , share costs, and travel together to save money on your solo trip to South Korea .

Essential Solo Travel Tips For A Trip To South Korea

- Always let a friend or a family member know where you are & share your location with them via your mobile device.
- Download an offline map and mark all the places you want to go ahead of time so you can navigate effectively.
- Learn essential phrases in the local language so you can react quickly in an emergency.
- It is always a good idea to purchase travel insurance when traveling alone. You never know what is going to happen. This typically includes medical and transportation insurance, as well as trip cancellation and hotel burglary insurance.
- Just because you're traveling alone doesn't mean you can't take great pictures. Bring a tripod and take some amazing self-portraits.
- Go out and meet locals and make new friends! You can also meet travelers and locals in South Korea on GAFFL.

How are GAFFL solo trips in South Korea different than Tour Companies?

Solo trips with GAFFL are self-guided. Traditionally, tour companies will plan everything for you and put you in groups with other people. Trips on GAFFL are 100% self-guided. A trip can be started by any traveler who has a potential itinerary. If you like a solo trip on GAFFL, simply connect, then use the real-time chat to plan something together, meet up, and travel.

Are GAFFL solo trips in South Korea free?

With a GAFFL membership, you can connect with unlimited solo trips in South Korea for free. GAFFL does not plan any trip for you. We help you connect with like-minded travelers and after getting connected, you plan everything with your trip mates.

Are GAFFL solo trips in South Korea safe?

GAFFL is the best website/app for solo travelers looking for travel companions online because we prioritize our travelers' trust and safety.

Travelers on GAFFL go through a multi-step verification process that includes phone, social, and government ID verification, so you can be confident in your potential travel companion. You also have the option of connecting or not connecting with anyone you want. On GAFFL, you have complete control over who you travel with.

Can you give me an example of how solo tours in South Korea are different from Tour Companies?

Absolutely! Think about hiking the Grand Canyon. A traditional tour company will charge you thousands of dollars to put you in a group to hike the Grand Canyon together. On GAFFL, you can just search for Grand Canyon National Park, find a trip you like, connect, plan, split costs, and hike together. You do not pay anything extra for trips and also save money if you decide to split costs with your trip mates.

How much money can GAFFL save me on my next solo trip to South Korea ?

GAFFL can potentially save you up to 70%-90% on your trip costs to South Korea .

A two-week trip to South Korea with a traditional tour company can cost thousands of dollars. When you connect with a solo traveler on GAFFL and split costs for things like rental cars and lodging, you are not paying any additional fees that are typically associated with tour companies, and by splitting costs, the overall cost per person is significantly reduced.

Are GAFFL solo trips in South Korea run by Tour Companies?

No, trips on GAFFL are not operated by group tour companies. Our trips are 100% self-guided and user-generated.

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What GAFFL Users Are Saying

Marie
Marie Arroseres
from France

"It’s really nice to have a platform like GAFFL with lots of travelers wanting to do the same as you, a real beautiful cultural exchange. You can meet people so easily and in a trustful way. We were four girls, from French, German and American backgrounds, without knowing each other from before. We spent an amazing week together, 2000km driving, camping on the way. We saw kangaroos, koalas, penguins and pelicans"

Saed
Saeed Alam
from Canada

“I have found GAFFL to be an amazing tool for finding similar minded travel partners to embark on an adventure. Through GAFFL, I had organized a trip to Mexico City last month and Quazi joined the trip from Victoria, BC. We spent 14 days of straight exploring, hiking, eating and drinking. Quite an amazing experience - all thanks to GAFFL!”

Scarlett
Scarlett Mansfield
from United Kingdom

"I accidentally scrolled across GAFFL and I'm so pleased I did. I met Amaia and immediately decided to road-trip together. We're spending 10 days together and it's great because we have so much in common. Couldn't have done it without GAFFL helping us find one another! It has honestly made NZ so much cheaper to explore as I get to split the costs with someone too​"