Discover Eastern Korea

Overview

Experience the perfect mixture of popular attractions and natural sights on this 4-day trip that will take you along the Eastern part of South Korea. You will see exciting places like Busan Haeundae Beach, Gyeongju National Museum, Bulguksa Temple, and more. Admire traditional Korean houses at Andong Hahoe Village, discover traditional Korean crafts at Hanji Theme Park, browse fresh fish from coastal waters at Jumunjin Seafood Market, and head to Yangyang to hike up the beautiful Mt. Seoraksan. This is the best way to fully experience the eastern side of South Korea, so sign up today and join us on this exciting adventure!

Route:
Seoul – Jinju – Busan – Gyeongju – Andong – Wonju – Pyeongchang – Mt. Seoraksan – Seoul

  • 3-night, 4-day excursion around the Eastern part of South Korea starts every Tuesday and ends on Friday
  • Transportation around Eastern Korea by mini van, small bus, medium bus, or large bus depending on the number of people
  • Stay overnight in 4-5 star luxury hotels
  • Receive all entrance fees to popular attractions
  • Daily breakfast included at all hotels
  • Dine on delicious lunches and dinners at local restaurants every day
  • Receive great information on Eastern Korea from a knowledgeable tour guide

What to Expect

You will visit the most popular attractions around Korea. Traditional old villages meet modern and new city buildings. Experience the secret gems Korea has to offer, such as the scenic green tea fields in Boseong.

You will learn about Korean history and culture from a professional guide who is knowledgeable and knows everything about the country.

This trip involves hands-on activities such as tea ceremonies and traditional hanji-making. You will discover more about the history of Korea from these experiences.

These groups involve people from all over the world who get to know each other very well. Feel free to join our trip even if you are a solo traveler or a group. Our expert tour guide knows how to make everyone feel welcome and comfortable

You will dine on the best and most authentic food Korea has to offer. Feast on a variety of traditional Korean dishes.

Stay overnight in the best 4-5 star hotels in each city which provide comfort and luxury. These hotels will provide you with relaxation time after an exciting day of traveling.

Use the amenities offered at hotels such as large swimming pool areas and fitness centers. Daily buffet breakfasts will be offered at each hotel providing you with many delicious options to choose from.

ITINERARY

Day 1 (Tues) Seoul - Jinju - Busan (Lunch & Dinner)

  • 8:00am-9:00am pick up from your hotel in Seoul, guide will greet you with “Discover Korea Tour” sign
  • Visit Jinjuseong Fortress which is historically linked to the Japanese invasion in 1592
  • Transfer to Busan and enjoy the rest of the day on your own after dinner
  • Rest of the day is free for you to explore Haeundae Beach, known for its modern feel
  • Spend your night at cafes and pubs
  • Enjoy watching busking along the shoreline as well as Haeundae Market
  • Stay overnight in the Ramada Encore Haeundae

Day 2 (Wed) Busan - Gyeongju (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

  • Visit Nurimaru APEC House, which means “a house where the world summits gather together for an APEC meeting.” Located on Dongbaekseom Island, noted for its beautiful, natural landscape accented by dense camellia and pine trees
  • Head to Gyeongju and explore Bulguksa Temple, the representative relic designated as a World Cultural Asset by UNESCO in Gyeongju
  • Visit Gyeongju National Museum. Its holdings are largely devoted to relics of the Silla Kingdom, of which Gyeongju was the capital
  • Continue on to Daereungwon Tomb Complex which has more than 20 large and small tombs from the Shilla period and has been designated a Historic site. The tombs are presumed to be those of Kings and Court officials
  • The last stop is Cheomseongdae Observatory, the oldest existing astronomical observatory in Asia constructed during the reign of Queen Seon-deok (632-647). It was used to observe starts to forecast the weather
  • After dinner, enjoy time on your own and walk through Bomun Lake
  • Stay overnight in the Gyeongju Hilton Hotel

Day 3 (Thurs) Gyeongju - Andong - Wonju, Pyeongchang (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

  • Take a morning tour through Andong Hahoe Village, home to descendants of the Ryu clan of Pungsan and well-known for its traditional houses
  • Hahoe Village boasts exquisite scenic sights: the elegant Nakdong River flowing around the village, the magnificent Buyongdae Cliff, endlessly unfolding sandy beaches, and lush ancient pine trees
  • Visit Hanji Theme Park and experience the Hanji making process
  • A short transfer will bring you to the Intercontinental Pyeongchang Hotel in Pyeongchang

Day 4 (Fri) Pyeongchang - Mt. Seoraksan - Seoul (Breakfast & Lunch)

  • Visit Ski Jump Tower Observatory by monorail for Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018
  • Enjoy the view of the Sky Lounge and have some free time to enjoy coffee or tea
  • Travel to Yangyang for hiking at Jujeongol of Mt. Seorak to enjoy nature
  • 18:00 return to Seoul
  • Drop off at T-Mark Grand Hotel, T-Mark Hotel, Lotte Hotel Seoul, and Center Mark Hotel

Payment Detail

Price list : Double or triple share room: $825USD(900,000KRW) per person
                Single room: $1,065USD(1,140,000KRW) per person
                Child (2-11): $660USD(740,000KRW) per person

What is included**
-3 nights accomodation in 4-5 star hotels
-All Activity and entrance fees
-Expert english speaking tour guide
-Daily breakfasts at hotels
-Lunch and Dinner at local restaurants
-Transportation
(1-4 people): mini van/ (5-9 people): small-size bus
(10-17 people): medium-size bus/ (18 or more people): large-size bus
*No required extra fees

How to Pay for Trips
1.You can use ATM machines or online banking to wire payments directly from your bank account to Adventure Korea’s account, Shinhan Bank account no: 140-011-581081 under the name of (주)더에이케이트래블
2.Otherwise, you can visit any bank in Korea and have a teller wire the funds on your behalf.
3.When depositing in USD
-1. BANK NAME : SHINHAN BANK
-2. BANK ADDRESS : 20, SEJONG-DAERO 9-GIL, JUNG-GU, SEOUL, SOUTHKOREA (POSTAL CODE 04513)
-3. SWIFT CODE : SHBKKRSE
-4. ACCOUNT NUMBER : 110 427 866650

How to sign up for the trip
Please pay the full amount in order to reserve your seat and email to webmaster@adventurekorea.com with the information below;
1.Trip name
2.Your full name including middle name.
3.Contact number
4.How much was deposited
5.What bank you sent it from
6.Time and date you sent it
7.Pick up site(Your hotel name in Seoul)
8.Gender& Nationality
9.Trip date

Pick up site

Lobby of your hotels in Seoul between 8am-9am on Saturday

*** Return Location
Around 18:00pm on Friday
Center Mark Hotel
T-Mark Hotel
T-Mark Grand Hotel
Lotte hotel

Additional Information

You must have a valid passport with you for travelling

Cancellation Policy

30 Days: Full Refund
29-20 Days: 90% Refund
19-11 Days: 80% Refund
10-7 Days: 60% Refund
6-3 Days: 40% Refund
2-1 Days: 20% Refund
0 Days: No Refund

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