Seoul has been the capital of Korea for about 600 years. Take this leisurely tour for an introduction to the city and the DMZ.
Seoul Short Stop 5 Days
Day 1 – Arrive Seoul
On arrival at the airport you will be met by your driver and transferred to your hotel for four nights.
Day 2 – Seoul
(Seat-in-coach) See the city sights on a full day tour. Drive by the Presidential residence known as the Blue House, visit Gyeongbok Palace, the National Folk Museum, Jogyesa Temple, Changdeok Palace, and for shopping, visit the Amethyst Factory, Ginseng Centre, Insadong Antique Alley, and Namdaemun Market. Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel. (B,L)
Day 3 – DMZ excursion
(Seat-in-coach) Take a morning tour to the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). Begin with a stop at Imjingak Park for an introduction to the history of the area. Tour the 3rd Infiltration Tunnel, which is wide enough to allow a full infantry division to pass through in an hour. Dora Observation Platform is located at a western front line and from here you can view North Korean territory. Visit the DMZ theatre and Exhibition Hall housing old tanks and planes from the Korean War. See Dorasan Station and the Unification Village. The tour concludes back in Seoul at Itaewon. Remainder of day at leisure. (B)
Day 4 – Seoul
Day at leisure. (B)
Day 5 – Depart Seoul
At leisure until transfer to the airport for departure flight. (B)
- Make a Booking
- Departure Dates and Prices
Hotels Season Twin Share Single Room Sole Traveller 3* Ibis Ambassador Insadong or similar Apr 2017 – Mar 2018 $970 $1382 $1602 Apr 2018 – Mar 2019 $1008 $1420 $1641 4* Centre Mark Hotel or similar Apr 2017 – Mar 2018 $1162 $1717 $1928 Apr 2018 – Mar 2019 $1257 $1871 $2062 5* Lotte Hotel or similar Apr 2017 – Mar 2018 $2139 $3538 $3711 Apr 2018 – Mar 2019 $2235 $3634 $3807
Prices are per person, in Australian dollars. Please confirm prices when booking.
- Price Includes:
- 4 nights hotel accommodation
- 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch
- Airport transfers and internal transportation
- Sightseeing as listed, seat-in-coach, with English speaking guides and entrance fees included
Sole Traveller prices apply for one person travelling on their own and staying in a single room. The Single Room price applies when two or more people travel together and a single room is required.
Accommodation surcharges may apply for travel during festival and holiday times.
- City sights of Seoul and time for local craft shopping
- Military history on show at the DMZ
- Plenty of leisure time to explore more of the city
- Your choice of hotel standard