Korea is well-known in terms of technology and music. But what's still makes Korea stunningly beautiful are its national parks, beaches, relaxing islands, and mountain peaks. You should discover their tradition which also made them one-of-a-kind all around the world. Try visiting Korea and see for yourself what beauty it truly got.
until 30 APRIL 2017
until 30 APRIL 2017
* 3 Days 2 Nights Hotel Accommodation at Myeongdong Hotel,
Global Inn, or similar
* Daily Breakfast
* Round trip airport transfers
* Seoul City Tour
* Minimum of 2 Persons
* Complimentary tour guide tipping: $5/pax/day
Arrival at Incheon International Airport and welcomed by the tour guide. Transfer t Seoul and proceed to a half-day city tour. Pass by the Presidential Blue House, and visit Gyeongbokgung Palace. The oldest and grandest of Seoul's royal palaces, Gyeongbokgung Palace is a masterpiece of Korean traditional architecture and one of Seoul's most visited locations. Then visit the Nat'l Folk Museum exhibiting the religious rituals, customs, food and social dynamics of traditionalKorean Life, Nat'l Ginseng outlet or Amethyst factory. Then transfer to hotel for check in and overnight stay.
Seoul / Full Day City Tour
After breakfast in hotel, full day free at leisure or enjoy various daily Optional Tours.
After breakfast in hotel, free time until hotel check out. Seat in coach transfer back to Incheon Int'l Airport for departure.
N Seoul Tower & Traditional Village Tour: $69
N Seoul Tower opened to the public on 15th October 1980, and since then it became a major tourist attraction. Namsan Hanok Village has five restored traditional Korean houses and a pavilion, a pond and a time capsule, which make it a perfect spot to take a walk.
Petite France and Nami Island with Lunch: $113
Visit: Petite France which is a French cultural village set in the Korean countryside, Nami Island which is famous for its beautiful tree lined roads, Chuncheon Myoungdong
Lotte World: $108
Everland Theme Park: $143
Palaces, fashion, music, arts & culture, as well as the tradition are a must-seen when you go to Korea. But to determine it all, these are the top destinations of Korea. Myeongdong is Korea's most famous shopping district and Dongdaemun which has 26 shopping malls, they also have the N Seoul Tower or Namsan Tower which offers great panoramic views of the city. The Bukchon Hanok Village in which you can see their traditional houses and the Cheong Wa Dae which is the official residence of the President of Korea. The Cheongdokgung Palace which shows architectural sophistication and nature based surrounding. There are also some areas specializing in culture and crafts which is the Insadong. Korea also has its largest theme park covered with stunningly wonderful gardens and flower arrangements which is the Everland. For those who are nature lovers and Korean Drama fanatics, you're Korea experience won't be complete without even just a glimpse of Nami Island which became famous for all the Korean drama shootings done there. Lastly, Korea has its highest mountain known as the Mt. Seorak.
Events & Festivals
Festivals also became a tradition of the Koreans. Some of it is based on agricultural rituals and beliefs which are continuously celebrated by the Korean people. Seollal or the New Year's Day, Meosumnal which is the festival for servants, the Samjinnal which is celebrated for the coming of Spring, the Chopail or the Birth of Buddha, Dano in celebration of Spring and farming, and the Chuseok ehich is their harvest festival.
Culture & Heritage
Korea is rich with their cultural traditions and heritage. Dance, painting, crafts, ceramics and music are considered as the traditional arts of the Korean culture. Meanwhile, homes, gardens, clothing, cuisine, tea, festivals of the lunar calendar, and beliefs are the lifestyle tradition of Koreans.
Tours & Walks
Every are in South Korea can be consider as a major destination, so you would never feel bored once you're inside the country. Every tour can be enjoyed just by walking. So walking is a good choice if you want to enjoy all the cities such as Seoul, Myeongdong, Insadong, Itaewon, Gangnam, or Jongno. Public buses are available everywhere so you would feel more convenient on your self-tour. You can enjoy the shopping districts and the restaurants and food stalls that can be found in any corners of the streets.
Korean is the official language of South Korea and North Korea, as well as one of the two official languages in China's Yanbian Korean Autonomous Prefecture.