South Korea,Seoul,Busan,Jeju,Gyeongju

South Korea. Mountains, Jeju island and megapolises

South Korea,Seoul,Busan,Jeju,Gyeongju

South Korea. Mountains, Jeju island and megapolises

Price
$1631
+ flight to Seoul and back
Duration
15 days
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South Korea is one of the most developed countries, boasting ultra modern technologies. But it also preserved unique culture and ancient traditions. We will see the best of both, visiting Seoul, Busan, provincial towns, national parks, main temples, traditional villages and picturesque Jeju island. Last but not least - Korean cuisine. We will savor all delicious traditional meals! 

  • Day 1
    Arrival in Seoul. Checking into a traditional Korean house - hanok. Walk in the historic center.
  • Day 2
    We begin in 15th century Changdeokgung palace with a secret garden. Then visit Insa-dong neighbourhood, famous for galleries, art shops and tea shops. We will also observe the city from the 236 meters tall N Seoul Tower. In the evening we visit Dongdaemun Design Plaza - a major urban development landmark.
  • Day 3
    In the morning we take off to the city of Sokcho (2,5 hours on the way). Here we will do an easy trek in Seoraksan National Park. It is also possible to use a ropeway instead.
  • Day 4
    Morning bus ride to Danyang, a town near the lovely Sobaeksan national park (4,5 hours on the way). We will enjoy tranquil nature, visit carst caves.
  • Day 5
    We explore huge Buddhist Guinsa temple situated in the middle of national park. Here we will learn about Korean Buddhism and enjoy traditional food. Then we visit Gosu Cave - so large and lovely it is known as an underground palace. Bus to Andong.
  • Day 6
    Andong is known for it`s open-air heritage museums. In one of traditional villages we will visit a face mask festival.
  • Day 7
    Just one hour from Andong - and we are in the former capital of ancient Silla kingdom, Gyeongju. Here we will visit Bulguksa temple of 6th century and Seokguram grotto.
  • Day 8
    One hour bus ride to Busan-megapolis on the bank of Korea Strait. This city boasts ultra modern architecture, rich cultural life, parks and beaches.
  • Day 9
    We will visit Gamcheon culture village, ropeway in Geumgang park, a fort and Seokbulsa temple, known for it`s amazing stone carvings.
  • Day 10
    Morning flight to Jeju island. After checking into a hotel we will explore the local parks and visit the only beach waterfall in Asia!
  • Day 11
    We will get acquainted with the culture of Haenyeo - traditional female divers by visiting their museum and watching them work from the beach. Then we will climb the Seongsan Ilchulbong volcano.
  • Day 12
    We hike to the highest point of South Korea - Hallasan volcano 1950 meters above sea level. This hike will take us 6-7 hours.
  • Day 13
    Morning flight to Seoul ( 1 hour) where we will visit Itaewon district known for restaurants and shopping. In the evening we will relax in Korea's largest spa complex Dragon Hill Spa.
  • Day 14
    Free day. Those interested can travel to Korean demilitarized zone - the border between South and North Korea.
  • Day 15
    Flight back home.
South Korea,Seoul,Busan,Jeju,Gyeongju South Korea,Seoul,Busan,Jeju,Gyeongju
At a Glance
Futuristic architecture of Busan, Ancient capital Gyeongju, Treks in mountains, Buddhist temples, Traditional villages, Watching female divers Haenyeo, The largest SPA complex in Korea, Conquering Hallasan volcano
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Dates Availability
2018
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking
2019
08.04 - 22.04 Available for booking
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking
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2018
17 October - 31 October Available for booking $1631 $711 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
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08 April - 22 April Available for booking $1631 $711 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
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Departures 17.10.2018 - 31.10.2018
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Departures 08.04.2019 - 22.04.2019
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Price $1631
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Departures 17.10.2019 - 31.10.2019
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Price $1631
Deposit $711
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Group size 12 persons.

South Korea is one of the most developed countries, boasting ultra modern technologies. But it also preserved unique culture and ancient traditions. We will see the best of both, visiting Seoul, Busan, provincial towns, national parks, main temples, traditional villages and picturesque Jeju island. Last but not least - Korean cuisine. We will savor all delicious traditional meals! 

Is this trip for you? 

This trip is of light physical grade. It includes two short domestic flights, and short bus and train rides. We will also walk in national parks and hike up the 1950 meters tall mountaint for 5-7 hours. (It will be possible to change this hike for one of the easier ones in the same area). Accommodation in double (sometimes triple) rooms of tourist class hotels and guesthouses. All will have hot water and wi fi internet. 

The price of the trip includes:

  • Domestic flights;
  • Accommodation in double (sometimes triple) rooms of hotels and guesthouses;
  • Almost all breakfasts;
  • All transportation, including buses, trains, subway;
  • Professional guiding services.

To be paid separately:

  • Flight to Seoul and back home;
  • Insurance (mandatory);
  • Entrance tickets to temples, parks and other places of interest ($50-200);
  • Visa;
  • Food ($15-40 per person per day).
At a Glance
Futuristic architecture of Busan, Ancient capital Gyeongju, Treks in mountains, Buddhist temples, Traditional villages, Watching female divers Haenyeo, The largest SPA complex in Korea, Conquering Hallasan volcano
Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2018
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking
2019
08.04 - 22.04 Available for booking
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking

South Korea is one of the most developed countries, boasting ultra modern technologies. But it also preserved unique culture and ancient traditions. We will see the best of both, visiting Seoul, Busan, provincial towns, national parks, main temples, traditional villages and picturesque Jeju island. Last but not least - Korean cuisine. We will savor all delicious traditional meals! 

Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2018
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking
2019
08.04 - 22.04 Available for booking
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking

South Korea is visa free for citizens of most countries. 

Citizens of some countries do need visa which should be applied for in the country of residence before the trip. 

We provide free visa consulting for our clients. 

At a Glance
Futuristic architecture of Busan, Ancient capital Gyeongju, Treks in mountains, Buddhist temples, Traditional villages, Watching female divers Haenyeo, The largest SPA complex in Korea, Conquering Hallasan volcano
Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2018
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking
2019
08.04 - 22.04 Available for booking
17.10 - 31.10 Available for booking