The Busan Gimhae International airport, formerly known as Kimhae Airport, serves Busan, the second largest metropolis in South Korea after Seoul. The quickest way to enjoy the beautiful city of Busan is to go for the affordable and convenient car hire Busan airport service.
Busan is the largest port city in South Korea and also the fifth largest port in the world. It faces the Korea Strait and played host to many international events such as the 2002 Asian Games, APEC 2005 Korea, the 2002 FIFA World Cup and it is vying to hold the 2020 Summer Olympic Games.
It has a number of large skyscrapers coming up including the 110-floor Lotte Super Tower. It is set to be the third tallest building in the world after Burj Khalifa in Dubai and Taipei 101 in Taiwan.
There are a number of main attractions in Busan, and the best way to get around the city is by using car hire Busan. If you are here for the shopping, then you are in luck as Busan is the location of Shinsegae Centum City. It is the world’s largest shopping centre surpassing Macy’s department store in New York.
But it is not all about shopping in Busan. First, drive your hire car Busan airport to the Beomeosa Temple which was established by King Munmu of the Shilla Kingdom. The main temple building and the three-story pagoda are national treasures of South Korea.
While most temples in South Korea are located by the mountains, you can visit a rare temple in Busan that is located on the cliffs next to the sea. The Yonggungsa temple is also surrounded by pine trees and you can take a walk down a small path to a flat rock that offers a gorgeous view of the entire temple.
Another popular tourist attraction that is within a short drive using Busan airport rental cars is the United Nations Memorial Cemetery. It is a beautiful park where soldiers from 16 countries are laid to rest. These soldiers sacrificed their lives during the Korean War.
If you are a fan of Korean dramas, then you must definitely visit the Yongdusan Park. It is the most famous park in Busan, and it is also the spot where many TV dramas and movies are filmed. It is also bustling with activities such as street taekwondo, traditional music performances and other events.
Being South Korea’s largest port, seafood is of course a major draw in Busan. For a different experience, visit the Jagalchi Market, South Korea’s largest seafood market. You can taste fresh raw fish and even try your hand at bargaining with the many traders there.
Busan is definitely a city that will keep you busy. From its beautiful parks and temples to a busy seafood market, rent a car in Busan airport and there will be no easier way to enjoy the best of Busan.
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