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Daiso is a well-known retail chain in South Korea, offering a wide range of products at affordable prices. Daiso has numerous chain stores, so you can find them all over the country. Known for its budget-friendly pricing, with most items sold at a price of 1,000 to 5,000 won, it’s a go-to spot for many Koreans looking for a bargain.

Daiso in south korea

Daiso is a great destination for travelers and shoppers looking for a wide variety of affordable goods in South Korea. From toys and character goods, to smartphone accessories, cosmetics, seasonal items, and bath products, there’s something for everyone. Here I introduce some of the representative products that can be bought at Daiso. With so many options to choose from, you’re sure to find what you need at Daiso and have fun browsing the goods.

1. Toys, dolls and character goods

When you first enter the store, you’ll likely find a selection of dolls and character goods that match the current season. For example, when I visited in January 2023, there were rabbit dolls. because 2023 is year of rabbit. There also selling BTS figures.

rabbit dolls
BTS figure

2. Smartphone accessories

When I go on a trip, I often forget to take smart phone charger and cable with me. Smartphone accessories available at Daiso. You can find chargers, cables, case protection films and other items for less than 5,000 won. Tripod for taking selfies or smartphone stand also available.

Smartphone accessories
Smartphone films and cases

3. Cosmetic products

Daiso’s cosmetic products are also popular with Koreans as they offer good quality makeup at an affordable price. You can find a variety of products including makeup puffs, mask packs and makeup brushes.

Cosmetic products
mask packs

4. Seasonal products

If you’re traveling during the winter, you can purchase ear warmer and gloves to keep warm, and hot packs to warm your hands. In the summer, small fans and hand fans are also available.

hot packs
ear warmer and gloves

5. Bath products

You can find bath products like shampoo and toothpaste at Daiso. They also sells small quantities of these items, perfect for travelers.

Bath products
toothbrush and mouthwash

6. Humidifier

If you’re staying in a hotel, you can also find small humidifiers to help combat dry air in your room. These humidifiers work with a USB cable and does not come with charger.


7. Travel Products

Lastly, you’ll also find a separate corner with travel essentials like Small container for cleaning liquid, eye masks, and travel locks.

Small container for cleaning liquid
eye masks, and travel locks

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