Multi-Day Tour

Best of South Korea (10 days)

G Adventures Inc.

Seoul, South Korea To Seoul, South Korea

Valid for Departures: 11 May 2018 - 09 Oct 2020

Best of South Korea (10 days)

Day 5

Gyeongju-si/Busan

Day 8

Jeju-si

Day 9

Jeju-si/Seoul

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Seoul, South Korea
None None
Day 1 Seoul: There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2
Seoul, South Korea
None Breakfast
Day 2 Seoul: Enjoy some free time to explore the city on your own. Included Activities: Seoul City Tour Gyeongbokgung Palace
Day 3
Seoul, South Korea
None Breakfast
Day 3 Seoul: Travel to the DMZ in the morning by private bus and spend about 3-4 hrs visiting the site before returning back to Seoul for another night in the city. Included Activities: Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) Visit Transport: Private Vehicle Private Vehicle
Day 4
Seoul, South Korea
None Breakfast
Day 4 Seoul/Gyeongju-si: Depart Seoul in the morning and travel by high-speed train to Gyeongju, taking just over 2 hrs to reach the city. In the afternoon, enjoy an included tour of some local highlights, including the UNESCO World Heritage temples. Included Activities: City Tour of Gyeongju Transport: Bullet train
Day 5
Gyeongju-si/Busan
None Breakfast
Day 5 Gyeongju-si/Busan: Take a private van to visit the 500-year-old UNESCO site of Yangdong Folk Village, located in Gyeongju National Park, to get a feel for life during the early Joseon Dynasty. Travel to the picturesque 14th century seaside temple, Haedong Yonggungsa. Continue to Busan and enjoy a walk or swim at Haeundae Beach, the most popular beach in South Korea, or perhaps a light trek on Dongbaek Island. Included Activities: Yangdong Folk Village Haedong Yonggungsa Temple Visit Transport: Travel to the village and back by private vehicle. Private Vehicle Private Vehicle
Day 6
Busan, South Korea
None Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6 Busan: Stay in rooms called Ondol. These rooms are very traditional, heated to be cozy and comfortable, with beds made up directly on the floor. The rooms here are multi-share, divided up by male and female rooms. Enjoy a traditional dinner and breakfast during the stay. Have the opportunity to learn about temple etiquette, experience the daily drum and bell ritual, craft your own prayer beads and take an easy hike up to the oldest and highest temple in Busan for morning meditation. Included Activities: Jagalchi Fish Market Overnight Temple Stay
Day 7
Busan, South Korea
None Breakfast
Day 7 Busan/Jeju-si: Enjoy a final morning in Busan before a flight to Jeju Island. Arrive in Jeju in the afternoon. Transport: Plane
Day 8
Jeju-si
None Breakfast
Day 8 Jeju-si: Enjoy a tour of Jeju Island's highlights, including the Manjang Cave, Seongsan Ilchulbong, Seongeup folk village, and Sangumburi crater. Included Activities: Jeju Island Tour
Day 9
Jeju-si/Seoul
None Breakfast
Day 9 Jeju-si/Seoul: Opt to visit some final sights during a free day in Jeju before a short flight back to Seoul. Transport: Plane
Day 10
Seoul, South Korea
None Breakfast
Day 10 Seoul: Depart at anytime.

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Ready for a unique travel experience? South Korea fits the bill and then some. On this 10-day trip, you’ll see the highlights in and around Seoul plus visit folk villages, unique Korean temples, and the incredible Jeju Island. Learn about the sombre history of North and South Korea and take an excursion to the Demilitarized Zone separating the two. This is the perfect snapshot of a country coming back into its own as a top travel destination.

About Us

G Adventures is an adventure travel pioneer offering the widest selection of affordable small group tours, safaris and expeditions all over the world. Founded by entrepreneur owner Bruce Poon Tip in 1995 and powered by an international team of passionate change makers, G Adventures was the first adventure travel company to offer 100% guaranteed departures in 2013. With nearly 700 itineraries and 110,000 travelers each year, G Adventures' award-winning trips put travelers on a first-name basis with the planet’s people, cultures, landscapes and wildlife. For more information, please visit: www.gadventures.com.

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