Information about South Korea
Population: 48.846.823 (2007)
Capital: Seul 10.000.000 inhab. (2007)
Official Languages: korean
The flag carrier of South Korea is Korean Air (KE)
Main cities: Seul, Incheon, Daejeon, Gwangju, Daegu and Busan
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of South Korea in your country of residence South Korea, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to South Korea, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in South Korea - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Time Zone: (GMT+9)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.