Korea Highlight 5 Days Tour

Day 1: (Fri) Seoul - Buyeo - Jeonju - Gwangju

Meet a guide at parking lot in front of Donghwa Duty Free Shop Building, at Gwanghwamun Intersection,Seoul 08:00 am -> Depart Seoul to Gongju(130Km/1.5hours) / Visit The Tomb of King Muryeong (UNESCO) -> Gongsanseong Fortress (UNESCO) -> Buyeo (an hour and a half), an ancient capital of the Baekje Dynasty. Visit *Baekje Cultural Land where you will see a palace, castle, cultural hall, etc. -> Visit “Goransa Temple and Nakhwaam bluff by boat (Optional 15,000won PP)” where 3,000 court ladies of Baekjae plunged into the river to avoid being captured and dishonored when enemy breached the castle on the last day of the Kingdom -> Proceed to Jeonju (80Km/1 hr) to visit *Jeonju Hanok Village (UNESCO) including about 700 traditional Korean houses called Hanok. -> Transfer to Gwangju (100km / 1hr 20min), the leading city of Honam region and birthplace of a modern democratic movement in Korea. -> Check-into your hotel and have leisure time. 

Hotel: Holiday Inn Gwangju or similar 4*   


Day 2: (Sat) Gwangju - Suncheon - Yeosu (B)

Breakfast at your hotel -> Gwangju, Visit *Gwangju city Musuem -> Move to *Bosung Green Tea-plantation -> Suncheon (100km/ 1hr) where you will visit *Suncheon Bay Garden -> Move to Yeosu, a port city and look around the Historic Site of Admiral Yi Sun-sin's Path. 
Hotel:  Yeosu The Ocean Resort or similar 4*


Day 3: (Sun) Yeosu - Busan - Gyeognju (B)

Breakfast at your hotel -> Jinjuseong FortressChokseoknu edifice historically linked to Japanese invasion in 1592. -> Move to Busan(100Km/1.5hrs) -> Arrive at Gimhae domestic airport -> Depart from Gimhae domestic airport (1st floor, Ticket office of the bus) -> Pick up customers to join us in front of Toyoko inn hotel, Busan Station 13:00PM -> Transfer to Jagalchi- Fishery Market, Korea’s largest seafood market -> Haeundae Beach Tour -> Transfer to Gyeongju (100Km/ 1hr30min) -> Check into your hotel and leisure Time
Hotel: Gyeongju Cormodo Hotel or similar 3.5*  

 

Day 4: (Mon) Gyeongju - Wonju (B)

Breakfast at your hotel -> Start Gyeongju City Tour 08:00 am -> *Unesco World Heritage Seokguram Grotto (Optional : 5,000won PP) -> *Bulguksa Temple (UNESCO) – The beauty of the temple itself and artistic touch of the stone relics are as awesome and fascinating as to be highly praised by visitors from all over the world -> Move to Andong Hahoe Folk Village (170km/ 2hr 30min) -> Arrive at Parking lot of Hahoe Folk Village which has preserved the housing architecture and the village structure of the Joseon Dynasty. Moreover, the Village was naturally formed with people who actually live there. It has become world-famous for the visit of Queen Elizabeth II of The Great Britain. -> Depart from Parking lot of Hahoe Folk Village -> Move to Wonju(155km/ 2hrs) decorated with the Chiaksan Mountain and the Seom River that circles the area, and as the capital of Gangwon Province for 500 years during the Joseon Dynasty, it maintains rich tradition and cultural relics.-> Check into your hotel and leisure time. 
Hotel:
Wonju Interburgo Hotel
 or similar 3*  


Day 5: (Tue) Wonju - Mt. Seorak -  Seoul (B)

Breakfast at your hotel -> Transfer to Pyeongchang (95km/ 1hour 20min) -> Parking lot at Information Desk of *Pyeongchang Alpensia Intercontinental Hotel, The venue of 2018 Winter Olympic Games (Alpensia Resort). Monorail to Ski –Jump (Optional :6,000won PP)  -> Proceed to Mt. Seorak National Park (UNESCO) (50km/ 1hr), Mt. Seorak National Park, the peaks of the Seoraksan Mountains break through the clouds while jade-like water flows through the valleys, creating breathtaking views and making this Korea's most famous national park. Due to the many rare species found here, UNESCO designated this national park a Biosphere Preservation District in 1982.-> *Cable car to Gwongeumseong fortress (Optional for Shinheungsa Temple and cable car :15,000won PP) -> Parking lot of Ticket Office of Mt. Seorak -> Transfer to Seoul (195km/ 4hrs) -> Arrive at Seoul at 19:00PM (Drop off: Donghwa Duty Free Shop Building at Gwanghwamun Intersection)



Seasonal Special Schedule

Our course is subject to season (Spring and Fall) which will maximize your experience with seasonal nature.

Departure date

Seasonal special course

Skipped places due to seasonal course

Early March

Enjoy Camellia flower on Odongdo

Instead of Fish Market, night scene at Yeosu.

End of March ~ Early April

Enjoy Cherry Blossom Festival at Jinhae

Instead of Jinjuseong Castle, Chokseknu edifice

Mid of APR

Cherry Blossom on Mt.Gyeryong

Cherry Blossom at Naju- city

Instead of The Tomb of King Muryeong, Gongsanseong, Baekje Cultural Land, Goransa Temple and Nakhwaam bluff by boat

Enjoy Tulip along Namhae-city

Instead of Jinjuseong Fortress, Chokseoknu edifice

Mid~End of OCT

Early~Mid Nov

Enjoy the scarlet maple leaves on Mt.Naejang

instead of Jeonju Hanok Village

* Above schedule is subject to change due to local circumstance and season. 

 


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Price guide

 

Korea Highlight 
5 Days Tour

Departure: Every Friday

  Adult 
Price:
Single
Supplement:
  fr A$1060 + A$495
  • All rates shown are PER PERSON, TWIN SHARE unless stated otherwise.
  • Surcharge + A$175 p.p. twn share for high peak season in Korea
  • Prices are valid for tavel until 30DEC2020.
  • Blackout periods:
    Lunar New Year Holiday
    Korea Thanks Giving Holiday
    End of Year. 
  • QUAD Room unavailable. TRIPLE Room avaialble at same price as TWIN/DBL Room
  • Recommended hotel in Seoul for convenience to walk accross the road to Meeting Point (Donghwa Duty Free Shop)
    KOREAN HOTEL SEOUL: 1 SGN Room from $175 / 1 TWN Room from A$195 / 1 TRP Room from A$345

 

Inclusions

  • 4 Nights hotel accommodation (3~4 star hotels)
  • Transfers
  • Meals as specified (B=4)
  • Admission and Entrance fees as mentioned in itinerary
  • English & Korean speaking tour guide throughout the whole tour

Exclusions

  • Optional tour fee
  • Drinks & Food not mentioned in your itinerary
  • Tips US$10 p.p. per day is recommended 
  • Passports & Visa (if applicable)
  • Travel insurance
  • 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 with extra-bed is the same as adult and child price without bed is 80% of adult. 
    Infant under 24 months is free of charge / Child Price apply to 25months~5 years old / Adult Price apply to children > 6 years old
    Booking for 1 Adult + 1 Child in a shared TWN Room = Pay for 2 Adults Fee 
  • Minimum 2 passenger per group is required.
  • Price last updated: 23JAN2020

B=Breakfast,L=Lunch,D=Dinner