Tour

  • Tours can be changed or cancelled if the number of people booked on our tour program does not reach the set minimum.
  • Tour Programs are only available to ICCVA-ASCA 2019 Participants.
  • To apply for the tours, please download the application and submit it in the email below: yhpark@kaltour.com

 

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** Tour is minimum 5 people, Tour , are 10 people necessary for all tour to take place

① DMZ (Demilitarized zone) Tour

  • Date / Duration: Jun 7, 8 / 08:00-14:00
  • Price per person: KRW120,000 (Minimum 5 people are necessary for tour to take place)
  • Price includes private bus, English-speaking guide, Admissions as per itinerary
  • Itinerary:
    Meet at COEX (Tour Desk) – Drive to DMZ area (1hour) – DMZ Tour (The 3rd Tunnel & Dora Observatory) – Back to COEX

The 3rd Tunnel was discovered in 1978 by Korean forces. It spans over 1635m in length, 2m in width, and 2m in height and is located 52km from Seoul. It is estimated that approximately 30,000 soldiers could move through the tunnel per hour. Once the tunnel was found, North Koreans insisted it was intentionally made by us to invade North Korea, but, their insistence was proven untrue as the explosions used to make the tunnel face southward.

Dora Observatory replaced the previous Songaksan Observation Post which was closed. From the observatory, visitors can overlook North Korea and its various locations including Gaeseong, Songaksan, Kim Il-Sung Statue, and Cooperation Farm (Geumamgol).

② Seoul City Tour 1 (Palace & Antique Alley)

  • Date / Duration: Jun 7, 8 / 10:00-14:00, 14:00-18:00
  • Price per person: KRW 90,000 (Minimum 10 people are necessary for tour to take place)
  • Price includes private bus, English-speaking guide, Admissions as per itinerary
  • Itinerary:
    Meet at COEX (Tour Desk) – Gyeongbokgung Place & Royal Guard-Changing Ceremony – Insadong Antique Alley – Back to COEX

Gyeongbokgung Palace was built in 1395, Gyeongbokgung Palace is also commonly referred to as the Northern Palace because its location is furthest north when compared to the neighboring palaces of Changdeokgung (Eastern Palace) and Gyeongheegung (Western Palace) Palace. Gyeongbokgung Palace is arguably the most beautiful, and remains the la rgest of all five palaces.

Insadong Antique Alley located in the heart of the city, is an important place where old but precious and traditional goods are on display. There is one main road in Insa-dong with alleys on each side. Within these alleys are galleries, traditional restaurants, traditional teahouses, and cafes.

③ Seoul City Tour 2 (Experience Korean Tradition)

  • Date / Duration: Jun 7, 8 / 10:00-14:00, 14:00-18:00
  • Price per person: KRW 90,000 (Minimum 10 people are necessary for tour to take place)
  • Price includes a private bus, English-speaking guide, Admissions as per itinerary
  • Itinerary:
    Meet at COEX (Tour Desk) – Try traditional costume, ‘Hanbok’ in Namsangol Hanok Village – Gwangjang Market – DDP (Dongdaemun Design Plaza) – Back to COEX

Namsangol Hanok Village is beautiful village, covering 7,934m2 of land, is composed of three parts: a traditional Korean garden, Time Capsule Plaza and the village itself, which includes hanok (traditional Korean house) from the Joseon Dynasty. These houses were moved from their original locations around Seoul and completely restored.

Gwangjang Market is the nation’s first market and continues to thrive as a popular tourist destination today. The second floor of the market provides all of your silk, satin, and linen bed-sheet stores, which are the largest and most famous in Seoul.

Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) is a blend of traditional buildings, relics and cutting-edge modern multicultural facilities.