Optional Tours in Sokcho for 2017 HASH

Tour date: 2017.Oct.26~29
Tour time: Half Day) 9AM~12:30PM or 1PM~5PM         Full Day) 9AM~5PM
*Minimum 10 people are required to operate these tours.

HD-01 (Half Day) Mountain & Temple Tour/55,000won($50) per person
HD-01A : 9AM~12:30PM HD-01B : 1PM~5PM

Conditions – Private chartered car, English Speaking Guide, All Admission, Toll & Parking Fee

Itinerary  Seoraksan National park-Shinheungsa-Rocking stone
Description
Seoraksan National park Seoraksan is the highest mountain in the Taebaek mountain range in the Gangwon Province in eastern South Korea. It is located in a national park near the city of Sokcho. After the Hallasan volcano on Jeju Island and Jirisan in the south, Seoraksan is the third highest mountain in South Korea. The Daechongbong Peak of Seoraksan reaches 1,708 meters (5,603 feet). The Taebaek mountain chain is often considered the backbone of the Korean peninsula.

The national park attracts many national and international tourists all year round, but the main season for Seoraksan national park is autumn. The autumn colours in the area are considered amongst the most beautiful in Korea. The red and yellow forest is interrupted by rocks and small mountain streams flow amidst this. During the rainy season in summer—especially after a typhoon—these streams can swell.

Shinheungsa sometimes spelled Shinheungsa, is a head temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism. It is situated on the slopes of Seoraksan in Sokcho, Gangwon Province, South Korea.

Sinheungsa is located in Seoraksan National Park, and many tourists hike Seoraksan up to Ulsanbawi (peak) passing by the temple on the way. Other temples with the name Sinheungsa are located in Seoul, Samcheok and Icheon.

Rocking stone (also known as logan stones or logans) is large stones that are so finely balanced that the application of just a small force causes them to rock. Typically, rocking stones are residual corestones, initially, formed by spheroidal weathering.  And it later has been exposed to erosion or glacial erratics left by retreating glaciers Natural rocking stones are found throughout the world. A few rocking stones might be man-made megaliths.

HD-02 (Half Day) Temple Tour/55,000won($50) per person
HD-02A : 9AM~12:30PM HD-02B : 1PM~5PM

Conditions – Private chartered car, English Speaking Guide, All Admission, Toll & Parking Fee

Itinerary Naksansa

Description
Naksansa or Naksan Temple is a Korean Buddhist temple complex in the Jogye order of Korean Buddhism that stands on the slopes of Naksan Mountain (also called “Obongsan Mountain”). It is located about midway between Sokcho and Yangyang, Gangwon Province, eastern region of South Korea. Naksansa is one of the few temples in Korea to overlook the East Sea.

HD-03 (Half Day) Market & Village Tour/55,000won($50) per person
HD-03A : 9AM~12:30PM HD-03B : 1PM~5PM

Conditions – Private chartered car, English Speaking Guide, All Admission, Toll & Parking Fee

Itinerary Sokcho Jungang Market-Abai Village
Description

Sokcho Jungang Market
offers various goods like general industrial products, clothes, and agricultural and marine products.It is the main market, in the region, of fresh seafood including prepared raw fish dish at a reasonable price.

Abai Village
is a small village of North Korean refugees located in Cheong-Ho District, Sokcho City, Gangwon Province, South Korea. The residents of the village consist mainly of refugees originally hailing from Hamgyeong Province in North Korea escaped from north to south during the Korean War.

FD-01 (Full Day) Mountain & Temple Tour/82,500won($75) per person
9AM~5PM

Conditions – private chartered car, English Speaking Guide, All Admission, Toll,Parking Fee & Lunch

Itinerary  Seoraksan National park-Naksansa

Description

Seoraksan National park Seoraksan is the highest mountain in the Taebaek mountain range in the Gangwon Province in eastern South Korea. It is located in a national park near the city of Sokcho. After the Hallasan volcano on Jeju Island and Jirisan in the south, Seoraksan is the third highest mountain in South Korea. The Daechongbong Peak of Seoraksan reaches 1,708 meters (5,603 feet). The Taebaek mountain chain is often considered the backbone of the Korean peninsula.

The national park attracts many national and international tourists all year round, but the main season for Seoraksan national park is autumn. The autumn colours in the area are considered amongst the most beautiful in Korea. The red and yellow forest is interrupted by rocks and small mountain streams flow amidst this. During the rainy season in summer—especially after a typhoon—these streams can swell.

Naksansa or Naksan Temple is a Korean Buddhist temple complex in the Jogye order of Korean B

uddhism that stands on the slopes of Naksan Mountain (also called “Obongsan Mountain”). It is located about midway between Sokcho and Yangyang, Gangwon Province, eastern region of South Korea. Naksansa is one of the few temples in Korea to overlook the Sea of Japan (East Sea).

FD-02 (Full Day) Temple,Market & Village Tour/82,500won($75) person
9AM~5PM

Conditions – private chartered car, English Speaking Guide, All Admission, Toll,Parking Fee & Lunch

Itinerary Naksansa- Sokcho Jungang Market-Abai Village

Description
Naksansa or Naksan Temple is a Korean Buddhist temple complex in the Jogye order of Korean Buddhism that stands on the slopes of Naksan Mountain (also called “Obongsan Mountain”). It is located about midway between Sokcho and Yangyang, Gangwon Province, eastern region of South Korea. Naksansa is one of the few temples in Korea to overlook the Sea of Japan (East Sea).

Sokcho Jungang Market offers various goods like general industrial products, clothes, and agricultural and marine products. It is the main market, in the region, of fresh seafood including prepared raw fish dish at a reasonable price.

Abai Village is a small village of North Korean refugees located in Cheong-Ho District, Sokcho City, Gangwon Province, South Korea. The residents of the village consist mainly of refugees originally hailing from Hamgyeong Province in North Korea who escaped south during the Korean War.

The official Travel Agency of HASH 2017 will provide participants with the coordination of Tour bookings. Tour Reservations are on a first-come-first-served basis, and participants are kindly advised to make bookings by no later than Oct.20th,2017.

*Please see the tour description for more details.

TOUR RESERVATION

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Payment can be made either by credit card or cash on-site.

if you want to book tours in different days, please apply one by one.

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REMARKS

* Each tour will begin and end at the Venue.
* Minimum 10 people are required to operate each tour.

CANCELLATION POLICY

If your reservation is cancelled before Oct.20th,2017, the amount will be refunded. If your reservation is cancelled from Oct.20th,2017, the total tour fee amount will be charged and no refund can be made.

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