• Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    On this exciting weekend get-away, explore the best sights Jeollanam Province has to offer! We’ll kick off the adventure by visiting Banwol-do (Purple Island), one of Korea’s latest trendy “Instagrammable” locations. Explore the island as you take in the vibrant scenery of over 400 buildings painted a beautiful shade of lilac purple and the lavender flower fields.
  • Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    On this exciting weekend get-away, explore the best sights Jeollanam Province has to offer! We’ll kick off the adventure by visiting Banwol-do (Purple Island), one of Korea’s latest trendy “Instagrammable” locations. Explore the island as you take in the vibrant scenery of over 400 buildings painted a beautiful shade of lilac purple and the lavender flower fields.
  • Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    On this exciting weekend get-away, explore the best sights Jeollanam Province has to offer! We’ll kick off the adventure by visiting Banwol-do (Purple Island), one of Korea’s latest trendy “Instagrammable” locations. Explore the island as you take in the vibrant scenery of over 400 buildings painted a beautiful shade of lilac purple and the lavender flower fields.
  • Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

    On this exciting weekend get-away, explore the best sights Jeollanam Province has to offer! We’ll kick off the adventure by visiting Banwol-do (Purple Island), one of Korea’s latest trendy “Instagrammable” locations. Explore the island as you take in the vibrant scenery of over 400 buildings painted a beautiful shade of lilac purple and the lavender flower fields.

Colorful Jeollanamdo: Purple Island, Deheungsa Green Tea Fields & Mokpo Tour

Overview

On this exciting weekend get-away, explore the best sights Jeollanam Province has to offer! We’ll kick off the adventure by visiting Daeheungsa Temple where you’ll have the opportunity to make your own green tea! Situated along the slopes of the stunning Duryunsan Mountain, Daeheungsa Temple is considered one of the oldest temples in South Korea. Daeheungsa Temple is furthermore recognized as the historical center of Korean tea culture! What better place to learn how to make tea? You’ll be able to pick your own tea leaves at the temple’s garden, sort them and dry them, and then sip on your fresh tea as you’re guided through a traditional tea ceremony led by a monk master. You can also enjoy the outdoor maze park situated near the temple.

On the second day we will have a chance to learn about traditional Korean food and make gochujang which you can take home later. And then, we’ll visit the port city Mokpo. Take a quick hike up Yudalsan Mountain for an amazing view of the city and ocean below.
Finally we’ll head to Banwol-do (Purple Island), one of Korea’s latest trendy “Instagrammable” locations. Explore the island as you take in the vibrant scenery of over 400 buildings painted a beautiful shade of lilac purple and the lavender flower fields. There you also can rent a bike to explore the island on your own.
This package explores the best of Jeollanamdo; with so much to do, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Sign up now while there’s space.

Price is only 135,000 won and covers all the expenses below::
1.Purple island entry fee
2.Round trip limousine bus
3.Special Korean BBQ(삼겹살) dinner
*Vegetarians are okay because the side dishes with vegetables are served with rice and soup
4.Learn to make Green tea
*We will learn the whole process of picking, sorting and making our own tea from wild green tea fields..
5.Delicious 3 local meals(Saturday dinner & Sunday breakfast,lunch)
6.Cooking class (Learn how to make traditional gochujang
which you can bring home)
7.Staying at Hanok
(3 person in a room-if you want to use a 2-person room. It costs extra 30,000won per room)
8.Maze park & Daeheungsa temple entry fee
9.English speaking tour guide

What to expect

Banwol-do (Purple Island), one of Korea’s latest trendy “Instagrammable” locations

Yudalsan Mountain for an amazing view of the city and ocean

Let’s explore the amazing maze park

We will stay at Hanok(Traditional Korean House)

Pick your own green tea leaves at the beautiful Iljiam Wild Tea Garden.

Learn how to process the tea leaves from experts and try it yourself!

Let your hand-picked tea leaves dry as you enjoy a Korean lunch.

Drink your fresh homemade tea as you experience a traditional tea ceremony with a Buddhist monk master!

Daeheungsa temple tour

Making your own gochujang paste which you can take home to make one of the many Korean dishes that include this paste.

ITINERARY

Day 1 (Saturday, May 14 )

06:30am

Pick up at Hongik Univ. subway station(exit 1)

07:00am

Pick up at Express bus terminal Subway station( Sub line 3,7,9 Exit 8)

07:30am

Pickup at Cheongmyeong subway station(Exit 1)

08:00am

Pick up at Osan college station(Exit 2)
*If you want to be picked up Mokpo bus terminal, send an email to webmaster@adventurekorea.com

13:00pm

Arrive at Daeheungsa temple

13:10-14:30pm

Green tea picking and selecting

14:40pm

Tea Brewing

15:40pm

Tea Ceremony & Meditation

16:30pm

Temple Tour

17:30pm

Visit Maze park

18:30pm

Arrive at Hanok village and check in

18:50pm

Have Dinner (Special Korean BBQ)

20:00pm

Free time- This is a great time for drinks and social time with friends at night

Day 2 (Sunday, May 15)

08:00am

Wake up and have Breakfast(Included)

09:00am

Learn how to cook traditional korean food(Gochujang)

10:00am

Depart for Mokpo

11:30am

Yudalsan mountain tour
*Easy walking and you can get bird’s eye view of whole mokpo city and ocean

12:30pm

Lunch(not included)

14:30pm

Arrive at the Purple island and explore
*You can rent bikes

16:00

Depart for home

20:00pm

Arrive at Osan college station(line 2)

20:40pm

Arrive at Cheongmyeong station

21:10pm

Arrive at Express bus terminal

21:40pm

Arrive at Hongik Univ. subway station

Payment Detail

Price is only 135,000 won and covers all the expenses below::
1.Purple island entry fee
2.Round trip limousine bus
3.Special Korean BBQ(삼겹살) dinner
*Vegetarians are okay because the side dishes with vegetables are served with rice and soup
4.Learn to make Green tea
*We will learn the whole process of picking, sorting and making our own tea from wild green tea fields.
5.Delicious 3 local meals(Saturday dinner & Sunday breakfast,lunch)
6. Cooking class(learn how to make traditional korean gochujang paste)
7.Staying at Hanok
(3 person in a room-if you want to use a 2-person room. It costs extra 30,000won per room)
8.Maze park & Daeheungsa temple entry fee
9.English speaking tour guide

*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, NH(NongHyup) Bank account no: 317-0017-2500-41 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.You can pay via paypal to adventurekoreatrip@gmail.com
If you use paypal, 1 USD is same as 1,000won.

*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
8.Gender & Nationality
9.Provide the number of people in your group and their full names
10.Any Dietary Preferences (Vegetarian, Vegan, etc.)

*Room Arrangements:
There will be 3 people in each room. If you want to share a room with your friends, let us know all the people’s names in advance so that we can arrange it.
*Please mail to webmaster@adventurekorea.com if you want to use a 2-person room. It costs extra 30,000won per room.
We can provide rooms separated by gender, and we can provide coed couple rooms

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:
5 days before the trip: Full refund (120 hours from departure time)
3 days before the trip: 50% refund(72 hours from the departure time)
0% refund (72 hours or less from the departure time)

Pick up site

06:30am Pick up at Hongik Univ. subway station(exit 1)

07:00am Pick up at Express bus terminal Subway station(Sub line 3,7,9 Exit 8)

07:30am Pickup at Cheongmyeong subway station(Exit 1)

08:00am Pick up at Osan college station(Exit 2)

Additional Information

ADVENTURE KOREA DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
By signing up and participating in any of the trips offered by Adventure Korea, the PARTICIPANT acknowledges and agrees that the activities offered by Adventure Korea are in general adventure sports/activities in nature, and therefore are generally risky activities which may involve potential and unforeseeable risks of harm, which could include death or serious personal injury. The PARTICIPANT voluntarily and expressly assumes these risks and is fully responsible for his/her participation and actions in the activities at issue, and agrees that Adventure Korea or any of its officers, employees, guides, and representatives shall not be responsible for or be obligated to provide any financial assistance or any other assistance whatsoever in the event of injury, illness, death or property damage relating to or arising out of the Activities at issue.

What to bring:
– Suitable shoes
– Comfortable clothes -Hat
– Sunglasses
– Sunscreen
– Jacket
– Towel
– Toiletries
– Water bottle

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