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South Korea Explorer

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South Korea Explorer - Explore!
South Korea Explorer - Explore!
Starts
Seoul
Destinations
+6
Ends
Seoul
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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
Age range
14 to 85 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Home-stay, Monastery
Max Group Size
18
Transportation
Coach / Bus
Physical Rating
Active
Travel style
Discovery, In-depth Cultural
Operator
Explore!
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.

Itinerary

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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 Samwhasa 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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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

  • Additional Services

  • TrevorScallan's review about another Explore! tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    Don't hesitate - a tremendously rewarding and fascinating trip. Perfect logistics and travel arrangements, great guides and leaders and really good value for money.

  • HamishMutch's review about another Explore! tour
    4.0 - Good

    It was pleasant and relaxing.

  • SuePalmer's review about another Explore! tour
    4.0 - Good

    Fabulous tour. Great mix of history with a knowledgeable guide and a little relaxation at the end. A trip full of wow moments packed into a small country

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  • Marc18th June 2019
    The website was very easy to navigate and the attention towards the customer was top-notch. I was kept informed every step of the way.

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

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South Korea and Korea, North

Plugs & Adapters

South Korea and Korea, North

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.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for South Korea and Korea, North. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for South Korea and Korea, North. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for South Korea and Korea, North. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for South Korea and Korea, North. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for South Korea and Korea, North. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Rabies
Recommended for Korea, North. Ideally 1 month before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Korea, North. Ideally 10 days before travel.

Policies

Location
Start and end in Seoul.
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Payment(s)
For any tour departing before 15 September 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 15 September 2019, a minimum payment of $99 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 60 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.
Cancellation policy
TourRadar is an authorised Agent of Explore!. Please familiarise yourself with the Explore! payment, cancellation and refund conditions.
Availability
Some departure dates and prices may vary and Explore! will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
Payment methods
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Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 939 km.
  • Seoul (South Korea)
  • 168 km
  • Gangneung (South Korea)
  • 130 km
  • Suaedang (South Korea)
  • 36 km
  • Hahoe (South Korea)
  • 99 km
  • Gyeongju (South Korea)
  • 76 km
  • Busan (South Korea)
  • 378 km
  • Demilitarized Zone (Korea, North)
  • 52 km
  • Seoul (South Korea)

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