South Korea

Republic of Korea

Other countries in the neighborhood of South Korea are North Korea, Japan, Taiwan, China and Hong Kong


Travel advice

Exercise normal safety precautions

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exercise normal security precautions (with regional advisories)

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Drinking water

Drinking tap water in South Korea is not recommended

Timezone

Asia/Seoul (GMT +09:00)

That makes the current date and time October 22, 2018, 4:46 pm

Visa requirements

Visa requirements for South Korea if you are coming from

Currency

The currency in South Korea is Won (₩)

Won

Language

The language spoken in South Korea is Korean

Weather

Average temperature (°C) in South Korea per month



Average precipitation (mm) in South Korea per month

Vaccinations and health

Malaria

Malaria occurs in some areas. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions

Hepatitis A

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Hepatitis B

The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you

Tyfoid

Vaccination is recommended if you are staying 2 weeks or longer in this country

DTP

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Telephone

Country code +82
112
119
119

Electricity

220 Volt 60 Herz
Plug type C
Plug type F