Seoul (2N) – Busan (1N) – Gyeongju (2N) – Seoul (3N)
Price: 4 star- double $2,500, single $2,895 (6 people basis)
5 star- double $3,050, single $3,900 (6 people basis)
Breakfast: hotel (8),
Lunch: local restaurants (7),
Dinner: local restaurants (2)
–Guide: English speaking guide
–Bus: Chartered deluxe bus
-Others: entrance fees of tour sites, toll/parking fees
■ Exclusive items:
airline fares, airport tax, individual expenditures
|Dates||4 star||5 star|
|D1-D3 (2N)||BWP Seoul Garden Hotel||The Plaza Seoul|
|D3-D4 (1N)||Shilla Stay Haeundae Busan||Paradise Hotel Busan
|D4-D6 (2N)||Commodore Hotel Gyeongju||Hilton Gyeongju|
|D6-D9 (3N)||BWP Seoul Garden Hotel||The Plaza Seoul|
D1 Arr Seoul -/-/-
Arrive at Incheon airport
Airport meeting and transfer to Seoul. Hotel check in.
Hotel: BWP Seoul Garden Hotel or The Plaza Seoul
D2 Seoul City Tour B/L/-
-Gyeongbok Palace, National Folk Museum (closed on Tuesday)
-Insadong Antique Street
. -Jogyesa Temple
-N Seoul Tower
*On Tuesday, Gyeongbok Palace, National Folk Museum will be changed into Deoksu Palace, History Museum.
D3 Seoul /Busan B/L/D
Transfer to Seoul Station
KTX Bullet train ride to Busan (about 2hour and 40minutes)
Busan tour in the afternoon
-thrilled walking on the Oryukdo Skywalk
-Kukje Market, Yongdusan Park & Busan Tower
**local sea food dinner at Jagalchi Fish Market- Korea’s largest seafood market, selling both live and dried fish
You can bargain and select live fish from one of the many live seafood fish mongers, and eat seafood raw (sashimi & sushi), boiled, barbequed or enjoy a hearty shrimp, mackerel, octopus, or other sea food stew with various side dishes.
Hotel: Shilla Stay Haeundae Busan or Paradise Hotel Busan
D4 Busan/Gyeongju B/L/-
-Experience Temple Life at a selected Buddhism Temple in the morning:
-making a Buddhist rosary with 108 beads
-tea ceremony discussing Zen Buddhism with a monk
-try a Buddhist Monastic traditional meal “Gongyang
-participate in a Buddhist prayer ceremony
Transfer to Gyeongju
-Gyeongju National Museum (closed on Monday)
-Donggung Palace and Wolji Pond (night view is recommendable)
Hotel: Commodore Hotel Gyeongju or Hilton Gyeongju
D5 Full day in Gyeongju B/L/-
-Bulguksa Temple & Seokguram Grotto-UNESCO World Cultural Heritage
-Silla Pottery Making at Gyeongju Folk Art Craft Village
Learn about the history and the process of making Korean Silla Pottery by getting your hands dirty making famous Silla dynasty pottery with a master craftsman.
D6 Gyeongju/Seoul B/L/-
Transfer to Gyeongju Station
KTX Bullet train ride to Seoul (2hour and 10minutes)
-Bukchon Hanok Village
*Option1: Geum Bak Yeon (Gold Leaf Imprint)
*Option2: Bojagi (Korean cloth wrapping art)
D7 Pocheon (northern area) or Seoul B/L/-
*Option1: Transfer to Pocheon (1.5-hour drive)
-Home alcohol brewing
Learn about the process of making Korean rice wine through a hands-on brewing experience and enjoy sampling various Korean alcohol (wine, beer and spirits).
Return to Seoul (1.5-hour drive)
*Option2: -Tea Sesson at “Matchacha”
Learn about Korea’s tea culture through an intimate tea lesson and tea brewing seminar. This Private Tea Session- will leave you feeling a sense of peace, wellbeing, and relaxation participating in a Korean tea ritual.
-Korean Home cooking class with local market tour at ”OME”
Learn about various famous Korean dishes with a professional Korean instructor
Experience purchasing ingredients at a local traditional market and then cook and eat Korean food you made together with your personal Korean chef in a traditional Hanok house in Seoul.
D8 Full day in Seoul B/L/D
-Culture experience at Kim, In Ja property- Intangible Cultural Properties No.89
Wear a Hanbok (traditional clothes), and learn how to sew Beoseon (traditional Korean socks) or a Lucky pouch to carry your special trinkets.
-Try traditional musical instrument
Learn Jindo Arirang Lyrics, and Janggu (a traditional musical instrument) and perform your newly acquired Korean music skills together with your group and music instructor.
-Watch a traditional art performance at Jeongdong Theater or Korea House
D9 Seoul/Dep. Incheon B/-/-
Hotel check out
Transfer to Incheon Airport
Out process, Departure
The above schedule is subject to change under circumstances.