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South Korea Explorer - Explore!
9 days

South Korea Explorer

From Seoul to Seoul
Tour Operator:
Explore!
Max group size:
18
Physical rating:
Active
Age range:
14 to 85
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
124859
From
US $2,650
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Highlights

  • Explore South Korea's dynamic capital
  • Visit the Demilitarised Zone and Gyeongbokgung Palace
  • Spend a night in a monastery learning about monks
  • See the Hahoe Folk Village and Seokguram Grotto

Itinerary

Start and end in Seoul! With the discovery tour South Korea Explorer, you have a 9 day tour package taking you through Seoul, South Korea and 6 other destinations in Asia. South Korea Explorer includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Seoul
    Start point Shinshin Hotel Seoul, Hotel reception, 17-5 Namdaemun-ro 5-gil, Sogong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea 17:00
  2. Day 2: Morning orientation tour of Seoul. Afternoon free
  3. Day 3: Drive to Samhwasa Temple via Gangneung and the Ojukheon House
  4. Day 4: Discover the Buseoksa Temple and drive to the Homestay in Andong
  5. Day 5: Visit the Hahoe Folk Village and Mask Museum. Drive to Gyeongju
  6. Day 6: Explore Gyeongju, the Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple
  7. Day 7: Visit Namsan Mountain and Tongdosa Temple. Take the high speed train to Seoul
  8. Day 8: Visit the Demilitarised Zone
  9. Day 9: Trip ends in Seoul
    End point Shinshin Hotel Seoul, Hotel reception, 17-5 Namdaemun-ro 5-gil, Sogong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea 09:00
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
6 nights
Monastery
1 night
Guesthouse
1 night

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Itinerary
    Good
    4.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Good
    4.0
  • Accommodation
    Good
    4.0
  • 4.5
  • A
    · December 23, 2019
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    Trip date: October 2019
    Review collected by Explore!

Dates & Availability

9 days
South Korea Explorer
From Seoul to Seoul
No credit card fees
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  • Upcoming departures
  • October 2020
  • March 2021
  • May 2021
  • September 2021
  • October 2021
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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    Currencies

    Won
    South Korea and North Korea

    Plugs & Adapters

    South Korea and North Korea

    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for South Korea and North Korea. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for South Korea and North Korea. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for South Korea and North Korea. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for South Korea and North Korea. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for South Korea and North Korea. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for North Korea. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for North Korea. Ideally 10 days before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 7 August 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 7 August 2020, a minimum payment of 30% is required to confirm your booking with Explore!. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Explore! will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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