Jeju Island Adventures

Overview

We can go to Jeju Island, the Southernmost part of South Korea and the “Hawaii of Korea”! Jeju Island is the home of the tallest mountain in South Korea and the delicious black pig whose meat is said to be the tastiest of all pork! Jeju Island has many different things to see and do while there, and we can give you a good idea of what the island has to offer for the millions of tourists that go there each year. Choose which things you want to do or participate in and then we can plan your trip for you.

  • Fly to Jeju Island in a short flight of just a little over an hour
  • Visit Manjang Lava Tube, the longest lava tube cave in the world measuring in at 7416 meters long
  • Visit Loveland, an art gallery on the island that shows off the human form in all its glory
  • See the Mysterious Road, a road that will give you an optical illusion. Pour water on the road and watch it go “uphill” all by itself
  • Eat the absolutely delicious Jeju black pork (흑돼지), a special breed of pig that tastes different than regular pork
  • Walk the Olle Trail on the Southwest part of the island, a trail going along the coast. This trail is easy to walk and has some of the best views you will ever see
  • Visit Jusangjeolli Cliff, one of the most dramatic cliffs on Jeju Island formed by the lava meeting the sea and shaped the cliff to look like a bunch of cubes or hexagons, almost like man carved it out
  • See Jeongbang Waterfall, just one of many waterfalls on Jeju Island, where the freshwater falls right into the ocean. This is the only waterfall in Asia that goes directly into the ocean
  • Swim in the natural pools that form around the coast of the island and dive off of the rocks surrounding the pools
  • Swim in the ocean at Jungmun Beach or relax in the sand
  • Swim at one of the many different beaches that are on Jeju Island, all of them having their own beauty
  • Go to Yeomiji Botanical Garden and see the thousands of different tropical plants they have there as well as the different themed gardens
  • Go to the Teddy Bear Museum and see their arrangement of the many different teddy bears they have
  • Go horseback riding along the trails they have on the island
  • Visit a green tea farm and see how the green tea grows on the island. Try some green tea ice cream while there
  • Visit Aqua Planet, Jeju Island’s aquarium and see all of the sea-life there
  • Ride an ATV around the hilly terrain
  • Hike up Seongsan Sunrise Peak which rose out of the ocean over 100,000 years ago. The peak has a big crater in the center and makes it look like a big crown
  • Go go-karting and see who among your group is the best at racing
  • Go sea kayaking in the beautiful waters surrounding the island
  • Hike up Hallasan Mountain, the tallest mountain in South Korea. Formed by a volcano, the scenery at the top is very dramatic and has a big crater. The smaller volcanoes around the mountain make the temperature vary between elevations making the different kinds of insect, animal, and plant species very varied (1,800 plant species and 4,000 animal and insect species)
  • Go to the Jeju Fire Festival where there are large controlled fires and an amazing fireworks display (Beginning of March only)
  • Watch many different kinds of performances, including an acrobatics show
  • Try to make your way through the mazes at the Jeju Maze Park
  • Visit Udo Island which has black sand and white sand beaches

What to Expect

Swim in the natural Angel Pool. You can also jump from
Relax or swim at one of the many beaches that you can go to on Jeju Island
Walk on the Olle Trail, a trail that goes around the perimeter of the island
The Olle Trail is goes along the beaches as well so hop into the water while going along to cool off
Hike up Hallasan Mountain, the tallest mountain in South Korea which was made by volcanic eruptions a little over 100,000 years ago
Go horseback riding on the horses on the island, whose ancestors were brought by the Mongolians

Go to the Jeju Fire Festival where you can see a mountain lit up in flames and an amazing fireworks show (Beginning of March only)
Watch the skilled acrobats put on an amazing performance
Go to the green tea farm which grows abundantly on the island, while you’re there try some green tea ice cream
There are many waterfalls that you can see on Jeju Island thanks to the dramatic way it was formed out of volcanic eruptions
Go to Seongsan Sunrise Peak which has a huge crater in the middle of it, making it look like a crown. This is a short hike of just 30 minutes to get an amazing view of a mountain that used to be a volcano
Go to one of the many theme parks that are on Jeju Island, including the Sumokwon Theme Park which has 3D optical illusions and more

Itinerary Outline

**If you want to change the activities that you want to participate in or the places you want to go to send an email to webmaster@adventurekorea.com
We will pick you up from your hotel or wherever you are staying at in Korea on our departure day. We will figure out a time to pick you up from where you are so that we can depart for Jeju by airplane

Day 1

11:00am

Depart for Jeju by airplane

12:10pm

Arrive in Jeju
– Lunch together
– Loveland
– Mysterious Ghost road
– Manjanggul Lava Tube
– Check into pension
– Special Jeju black pork BBQ Dinner together
– Bonfire

Day 2

– Breakfast at hotel
– Depart for Southwestern part tour
– Oedolgae Olle trail walking
– Cliff diving at the Natural pool
– Jungbang waterfall(정방폭포)
– Jusangjeolli(주상절리)
– Walk the Olle Trail around the coast of the island (around 3 hours)
(you also visit Teddy bear museum, yeomiji botanical garden or aquarium)
– Dinner together
– Free time

Day 3

– Breakfast at hotel
– Depart for Northeast part tour
– Visit Seongsan Sunrise peak(성산일출봉)-UNESCO Natural Heritage Site
-Visit Udo island
– Beach Activities-we will visit one of the best beaches in Jeju
– ATV or Go Cart riding
– Horse riding
– Free time in Jeju city

Day 4

– Breakfast at hotel
– Mt. Halla Hiking or relax on the beach
– Local market shopping to purchase souvenir

17:00

Leave for Seoul

18:10

Arrive at Gimpo airport in Seoul

Payment Methods

We have different methods for you to pay for this trip.
*From outside of Korea
-We have an overseas bank account that you can wire the funds to
-Send the payment through Paypal
*From inside of Korea
-You can use ATM machines to wire payments directly from your bank account to Adventure Korea’s account, which is Shinhan Bank account no: 140-011-581081 under the name of (주)더에이케이트래블
-Visit any bank in Korea and have a teller wire the funds on your behalf
-Send the payment through Paypal
*You can also pay a deposit using any method above (30% of total price) and pay the rest when you come to Korea
Please contact webmaster@adventurekorea.com for any enquiries about payment methods

Pick up site

We can pick you up at the lobby of wherever you are staying while in Korea. Please be in the lobby by the agreed upon pick up time and you will see our bus waiting to take you to your destination.

Accommodations

Jeju Island has many different kinds of accommodations for you to choose from. You can stay in a resort, in a regular hotel, in a pension house, or in a guest house
Resorts
Resorts will be situated on the beaches of the island and will have pools, restaurants, and breakfast available. Resorts will almost always have a nice bed for you to sleep in as well
Hotels
Hotels are like the resorts, but they will not be as luxurious as the resorts. They will also be situated mostly on the coast of the island. Hotels will usually have a bed to sleep in as well
Pension House
A pension house is a house where a local opens up their home to you and your group. They usually have Ondal (Korean heated floors) where you sleep on the floor with blankets and pillows. If you want to stay in a pension with a bed we can arrange for that as well
Guest House
Guest houses are usually houses that have a big common area and multiple bedrooms. These bedrooms usually have multiple beds or bunk beds. These can be compared to a hostel but only your group would be there, not other random people

Additional Information

Cancellation Policy
We have to pay deposits for these trips with the different accommodations and activity places. If you cancel at the last minute, we are losing money as well. Therefore, we have put into place this cancellation policy. By paying for the trip you agree to this cancellation policy.
If you have paid and would like a refund we have a three week policy. This policy is as follows:
3 weeks before the trip: Full refund
2 weeks before the trip: 50% refund
1 week before the trip: 0% refund

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