Highlight of Korea & Taiwan 15 Days Tour Package

Day 1 (Mon) Depart Australia

Depart flight from Sydney with China Airlines CI52 22:00 to Taiwan.

 

Day 2 (Tue) Arrive Seoul, South Korea

Arrive Seoul approximate 11:35AM, you will be met by your friendly Taiwan Holidays guide who will greet and transfer you to your hotel. The remaining day will be at your own leisure time. You may refresh at your hotel first or you may want to explore yourself nearby the hotel.

Hotel: ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong Hotel (3 1/2*) or similar  

 

Day 3 (Wed) Seoul City Tour (B/L)

Sightseeing of Seoul city including:-

Gyeongbokgung Palace: A Palace is a palace erected during the reign of king Taejo, founder of the Joseon Dynasty(1392-1910) which was the final kingdom in Korea, but it was destroyed in the Japanese invasion of 1592. It was reconstructed in 1868. It has 4 gates including the southern main gate, Gwanghwamum.

National Folklore Museum: Located on the compound of Gyeongbok palace. It shows you the traditional life of both the ordinary people and aristocracy. It has exhibits from all parts of Korea. There ae displays of traditional farming methods, hunting, weaving, cooking and other house keeping chores.
 
Insadong Antiques & Arts: Authentically decorated tea houses serving an intriguing array of traditional teas, high-end antique galleries and delicious and innovation restaurants in Seoul are all found here, Insa-dong is a favorite stop for tourists who know that this is the place to find a perfect gift to take back home. 

 

Itaewon Shopping Street: The most exotic place in Seoul to spend a day of shopping, dining and hanging out. It is a very popular shopping district for tourists that some even tend to say, "People know about Itaewon, even if they don't know about Seoul."  There is an enormous variety of shops, entertainment venues and restaurants for visitors to enjoy. Itaewon is a leader in providing exotic fashion, bars and clubs in Korea. Most stores in this area are branded with English signs and now with the recent influx of Chinese and Japanese tourists, Itaewon has become one of the Korea's International hubs. 

Korean Folk Village: is home to numerous collections of Korean cultural artifacts, providing an opportunity for Korean children to experience and learn the culture of their ancestors firsthand. The site provides a venue to promote traditional Korean culture to both domestic and international visitors, and provides an open-air learning place for succeeding generations. The village has been developed to convey the wisdom and the spirits of our ancestors to both domestic and international tourists

Hotel: ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong Hotel (3 1/2*) or similar 

 

Day 4 (Thu) Changdeok Palace / UNESCO Secret Garden / Korean Folk Village / Nanta Performance (B)

Visit the Changdeok Palace & Secret Garden, Korean Folk Village in the morning. Return to the Insadong Shopping Area near your hotel and enjoy the leisure time to walk around the shopping district of Seoul. Meet at hotel lobby in the evening for an fun evening at the famous Nanta Theater for a non-verbal fantastic show.

Hotel: ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong Hotel (3 1/2*) or similar  

 

Day 5 (Fri) D.M.Z Tour / Seoul (B)

The Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) is a strip of land serving as a buffer zone between North and South Korea, the most heavily armed border in the world. Visit the 3rd Tunnel, Dora Observation Platform, Panmunjom & Imjin Park.

Hotel: ibis Ambassador Seoul Insadong Hotel (3 1/2*) or similar  

 

Day 6 (Sat) Seoul KOREA / Taipei TAIWAN (B)

After breakfast, time at leisure at your own before transfer to Incheon International Airport for your your flight to Taipei. Upon arrival at Taipei International Airport, meet and transfer to your hotel in Taipei city. You will have free time to explore the nightmarket or shopping districts in Taipei.

Hotel: Gala Hotel, (4*) Taipei or similar

 

Day 7 (Sun) Taipei City Tour / Yangmingshan National Park & Hot Spring Tour (B)

At approximately 8AM, you will be picked up from your hotel lobby to visit Taipei City's must see places. Sightseeings for today are: Presidential Building (pass  by), Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall and National Palace Museum (has the world's largest Chinese Art and painting collection), Martyrs's Shrine, Chinese Temple then the Taiwanese Handicraft Centre, where you can see and purchase some Taiwanese souvenirs. 

Then you will be taking to Yangmingshan National Park, the mountainous area north of Taipei City famous for its beautiful scenery, with traces of volcanic activities and abundant natural resources.  Yangmingshan Hot Spring belongs to the mild alkaline sulphuric hot springs with light milky colored water of about 70 degrees centigrade.  Bathing in this water has a relaxing and refreshing effect; it helps to relieve muscle pains, digestive problems, arteriosclerosis and other ailments.

Hotel: Gala Hotel, (4*) Taipei or similar

 

Day 8 (Mon) Taipei /Sun Moon Lake (B)

After breakfast, you will be pickup by your guide at the hotel lobby then drive to Sun Moon Lake which is located in the middle of Taiwan and situated 762 meters above sea level in the lofty mountains of Central Taiwan. Tour will stop at the famous Wenwu Temple and Literature Warrior Temple dedicated to Confucius as Master of Pen and to Kuan Ti as Master of Sword, Holy Monk Shrine and Peacock Garden. After touring around the Sun Moon Lake, proceed to hotel for check in, stay overnight at Sun Moon Lake. The hotel we stayed is at Fleur De Chine, which is the newest (built in 2009) deluxe '6 star' hotel at Sun Moon Lake, which is the only hotel in the area that has the unique detox hot spring & spa facility inside the hotel.

Hotel: Fleur de Chine (5*), Sun Moon Lake

 

Day 9 (Tue) Sun Moon Lake / Kaohsiung (B)

After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to  Kaohsiung City, which is the second largest city in Taiwan. FoGuanShan Buddhist Manastery, learn about Buddhism during the monastery walking tour to visit Buddha Memorial and Communicate with some fo the monks and nuns. YOu may taste the vegetarian lunch (at your own expense). Then tour will take you to the romantic Love River and famous LiuHe Night Market. At the end of today you will be overnight at Kaohsiung's most luxury hotel located right above the HanLai Department Store.

Hotel: Grand HiLai Hotel (5*) , Kaohsiung

 

Day 10 (Wed) Kenting / Taitung (B)

Today, the highlight for many visit Taiwan is a visit to Kenting National Park, undoubtly one of the most beautifully  reserved natural forest in Taiwan. It is located in south of Taiwan with popular beach bordering on the tropical region of Taiwan where palm tree, banana trees, sugar cane and surfing beach are part of the scene. It's an excellent place for swim, surf and dive. Other sightseeings will be visited today are the southern most tip of Taiwan, "Maopitou" (named after the shape of cat-nose-like rock). The coast of coral reef is worth a visit for land reforms which strongly affected by wave erosions, efflorescene and salt-soaking. The natural landscape like wave erosion caves, ditches and pillars are amazing, sea view here is attractive and very enjoyable. The Oluanpi Light House will also be visited. We then continue to Taitung via the scenic Southern Link Highway. Overnight at Taitung and enjoy a relaxing bath at the 5 star hotel's Spa & Hot Spring recreation area.

Hotel: Royal Chihpen Hotel (5*), Taitung

 

Day 11 (Thu) East Coast Scenic Tour / Taroko Hualien (B)

After breakfast, you will be on the exciting East Coast National Scenic Tour. The East Coast National Scenic Area known as "Taiwan's Last Unspoiled Land", stretched 170 kilometres down the east coast of the island. Weathering, erosion and accumulation have produced a wide range of landforms here. Our tour will stop at Siaoyeliou, Sansientai, Stone Steps, Caves of the Eight Immortals. In the late afternoon, we will proceed to the best 5 star hotel inside the national park for overnight stay. 

Hotel: Silks Place Hotel (5*) , Taroko Gorge

 

Day 12 (Fri)  Taroko Gorge / Taipei (B)

This morning you will depart for Taroko National Park. Taroko Gorge is an exceptionally beautiful area of Taiwan. It is the 'Seven Wonder of Asia", its narrow raving created by the Liwu River which has cut deep into the mountains of solid marble. A road carved into sheer walls of rock rewinding its way past forested peaks and cliffs towering thousands of feet above it, while hundreds of feet below a river roars past gigantic marble boulders. Stops will be made at Eternal Spring Shrine, Swallow Grotto, Tunnel of Nine Turns, Marble Bridge, Tienshiang and Marble Factory. We will then drive back to Taipei via Su-Hua Highway and Hsuei-Shan Long Tunnel (12.9 kilometers) to arrive Taipei at around 6PM.

Hotel: Gala Hotel, (4*) Taipei or similar

 

Day 13 (Sat) Chiufen Village / Taipei Night Tour (B/D)

Chiufen Village is famous for its old mining town's charming characteristics. Many famous Taiwanese movies were short here. You will be able to see beautigul sunset when you arrive at the village.

Around 6PM you will be taken our to explore the night life of Taipei. Firstly, you will have Dinner at the Taiwanese dinner locally, then visit the oldest temple in Taiwan "Longshan Temple" and then off to the most colourful  night market in Taiwan "Hwahsi Night Market" (aka Snake Valley). Finally you will be taken to see the world's 2nd tallest building in the world "Taipei 101".   

Hotel: Gala Hotel, (4*) Taipei or similar

 

Day 14 (Sun) Taipei time at leisure until departure (B)

After breakfast, you will have leisure time to explore the vibrant city of Taipei. Taipei is a shopholic's heaven. You can find all sorts of bargain to all the world famous brands at one shopping disctrict. You can catch the MRT to many parts of the city, eg: Ximending, Xinyi Shopping District, East Chungxiao Area for shopping. See some suggestions by clicking here. 

About 20:00PM in the evening, you will be transferred to the Taipei International Airport for flight back to Australia at 23:55PM. 
 

Day 15 (Mon) Arrive Australia

The flight will arrive Sydney approximately before 11AM.

 

Tours in Taiwan: 

Taipei 101
Taipei 101  

Ximending   
Ximending, Taipei                       
Sun Moon Lake
    Sun Moon Lake

  

 


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Price guide

 

Highlight of Korea & Taiwan 15 Days Tour Package

Tour Code: TWKR15D

(Min. 1 PAX)


 Depart Every Monday
             

               Twin Triple

Adult  

*Child

$3980

$3200

$3900

 

Single room supplement: +$1200

 

*Child price $3200 is for child between 2-12 yr old to share bed with existing bedding (sharing with 2 adults).

 

Land only price*:

Adult:  Twin      Triple    Single

           $2980    $2900    $4150

Child: $2400

*Land Only Price excludes: internal flight (Korea
->Taiwan) & international flights (Australia<->Korea<->Taiwan)

Printable English Itinerary click here for Korea Taiwan Tour Package 15 Days

 

Inclusions

  • Return international economy airfare with China Airlines to Taiwan & Korea
  • 12 Nights hotel accommodation (3-5 stars
  • Return Airport / Hotel Transfers
  • Meals as specified (B=12, L=1, D=1)
  • Admission and Entrance fees
  • All sightseeing tour with English speaking tour guide

Exclusions

  • Airport & Government Taxes (Approx min $200 p.p.)
  • Passports & Visa (if applicable)
  • All Tips (optional or suggested at min A$7 per day)
  • Drinks & Food not mentioned in your itinerary
  • All other items of a personal nature. 

Remark

  • All prices are in AUD, and based on PER PERSON TWIN SHARE. Prices are indicative only and are subject to change at anytime due to currency fluctuations.
  • During Public Holidays or Special Events surcharges may apply. Please always check with our consultants for more details.
  • Child Price is available from 2-11 years old (inclusive)  with bed & meal, but must sharing room with 2 Adults or would be charged same rate as Adults.
  • Child who is under 2 years old (no bed & no meal) we would charge 10% of adults price.
  • Price last updated: 08FEB2017

B= Breakfast, D=Dinner

 

Images of Tour in Korea:

Gyongbok Palace

 

DMZ Exhibition Hall & Theatre

 

DMZ Tour

 

Insa Dong Antique & Art Street

 

Itaewon Street

 

National Folklore Museum

 

Korean Folk Village