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Korea Express

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SEOUL
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5
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SEOUL

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Itinerary

Day 1: Seoul.-
Welcome to Korea! Transfer to hotel in group transport.  where we meet our guide.   

18.00hrs- At the end of the afternoon, we are going to enter this fascinating country and with our guide we will go on the modern and efficient underground (we will be taught to use this public transport) to City Hall to see this building shaped like a tsunami. In front of the City Hall, we will also see the Deoksugung Palace, which is lit up at night and which allows us to appreciate the tradition and modernity of this country together. On foot, we will then go from here to the district of Myeongdong, the largest and busiest shopping area in Korea. Its name means ‘brilliant tunnel’. Dinner included in a local restaurant.   

21.30hrs- Return to the hotel.
Day 2: Seoul.-
08.30hrs- Today we include a tour of the city of Seoul lasting five hours. We will see Changdeokgung Palace. This is a World Heritage Site formed by a group of palaces inside a large park. After the visit, we will go to Bukchon Hanok Village, a traditional historical neighbourhood with tiny houses. we will visit the War Memorial, an impressive war museum that tells of the different conflicts suffered by Korea during its history, particular the Korean War with the United Nations in which soldiers from many different countries took part.    

Note: The Gyeongbokgung Palace closes on Tuesday. This visit will be made the next day. 
     
13.00hrs.- Lunch included in a local restaurant.  
14.00hrs.- We continue to the District of Gangnam where there are numerous shopping and entertainment centers. To finish, we stop at LOTTE WORLD TOWER, an impressive 550 m building where there will be time to climb the tower (entrance not included) or stroll in the park or around the luxury shopping centres.    

16.30hrs.- Return to the city centre or to the hotel and free time.
Day 3: Seoul- Suwon- Jeonju.-
Total distance:  227km 

08.00hrs.- Today we include a visit to Gyeongbokgung Palace, an impressive palace that is 600 years old, where we will see the Changing of the Guard ceremony (if scheduled). 

10.00hrs.- Afterwards we leave Seoul to the south of Korea.    
11.00hrs.- SUWON. Arrival to the former capital of Korea, a World Heritage Site famous for its walls Heritage of Mankind. We will stop at the Samsung Innovation Museum to learn about the history of this famous technological company.    

Note: The visit to the Samsung Innovation Museum is not always guaranteed. If this visit has to be cancelled, we will then visit Samsung D´light in Seoul.   

12.15hrs.- We will see the impressive wall with its fortifications and will visit Hwaseong Haenggung, the summer palace.   

13.30hrs- Lunch included.   

14.30hrs.- Suwon departure. 
16.30hrs- JEONJU, we will see with our guide its fascinating old town (Hanok Village), with its tiny houses, traditional shops and art galleries.  Free time to stroll after the tour.
Day 4: Jeonju- Haeinsa- Daegu- Haedong Yonggung- Busan.-
Total distance:  405 km 
Paisagens: We cross high mountains. Very beautiful landscapes in the area of the Haeinsa National Park.    

07.30hrs.- Jeonju. Departure amidst impressive mountain forest scenery.  
09.30hrs.- HAEINSA, arrival to this Buddhist temple built in the year 802 where we discover the Tripitaka, the most complete collection of Buddhist texts engraved on 80,000 blocks of wood. We will visit the temple and the museum on the Tripitaka.    

11.30hrs.- Haeinsa. Departure.  
12.45hrs.- DAEGU. Arrival. This city was a well-known center in oriental traditional medicine. Here we see the market of traditional medicines with its different herbs, and especially ginseng, and the Museum of Oriental medicine. Lunch included.   

15.00hrs.- Daegu.- Departure. 
16.45hrs.- We travel to HAEDONG YONGGUNG, 14th century Buddhist temple located by the sea.   

17.45hrs.- Haedong Yonggung.- Departure. 
18.45hrs.- BUSAN, arrival to this extremely modern city, the second most important in Korea. Lively coastal city with large skyscrapers.  
Day 5: Busan- Seoul.-
Total distance: 395km  (in high-speed train)    

09.00hrs.- City tour in BUSAN the second largest city in Korea, full of life. We will visit the fantastic Doosan Haeundae complex with its more than 300 m skyscraper and its sports marina. We continue to the memorial to the United Nations with its cemetery were people from numerous countries are buried. We approach the largest fish market in the country, which is alongside Nampo port. Lunch included. Then we walk from there to Yongdusan park with its immense 120 m pagoda. Free time.    

At around 17.30hrs we take a modern high-speed train. In less than three hours we return to SEOUL.- Transfer to the hotel and accommodation.  
Day 6:
After breakfast, end of our services.

Price includes

Included

  • Europamundo General Services: Travel by bus with English speaking guide, basic travel insurance and breakfast buffet.
  • Includes arrival transfer
  • City tour in: SEOUL
  • Evening transfer: Myeongdong quarter in Seoul in SEOUL
  • Ticket admission: Metro in SEOUL, Changdeokgung Palace, Gyeongbokgung Palace, War Memorial in Seoul in SEOUL, Hwaseong Haenggung, Samsung Innovation Museum not always guaranteed; in SUWON, Hanok Village in JEONJU, Buddhist Temple in HAEINSA, Haedong Yonggung Temple in BUSAN, Yongdusan Park, U.N. Memorial and Doosan Haeundae in BUSAN
  • High speed train: Busan - Seoul in SEOUL
  • 4 Lunch included in: SEOUL, SUWON, DAEGU, BUSAN
  • 1 Dinner Included in: SEOUL

Planned Hotels

SOUTH KOREA
HOTEL COURTYARD TIMES SQUARE
****
226383000

15 Yeongjung-ro, Yeongdeungpo-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, Corea del Sur
150-798 SEUL
COREA DEL SUR
PUNGNAM HOTEL
***
0

1-4 Dagadong 3sam-ga, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do,
54999 JEONJU
COREA DEL SUR
IBIS AMBASSADOR HAEUNDAE
****
0516301100
ibisbhrsvn@ambatel.com
12 HAEUNDAEHAEBYEON-RO, 237 BEON-GIL, HAEUNDE-GU
48093 BUSAN
COREA DEL SUR
FAIRFIELD BY MARRIOTT
***
221089000

870 Gyeongin-ro, Yeongdeungpo-dong, Yeongdeungpo-gu
0 SEUL
COREA DEL SUR
JS HOTEL
***
632851122
pendiente@pendiente.es
212-9, Paldal-ro, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do 55000, Corea del Sur
55000 JEONJU
COREA DEL SUR
IBIS AMBASSADOR BUSAN CITY CENTRE
***
519301100
H7835-SM2@accor.com;H7835-SM@accor.com
777 Jungang-daero Busanjin-gu CP 47251 BUSAN
47251 BUSAN
COREA DEL SUR
RAMADA BY WYNDHAM JEONJU
*
24161204

94 Jeonjugaeksa 5gil Wansangu Jeollabuk-do Jeonju-Si, Korea-Republic Of CP 54999
54999 JEONJU
COREA DEL SUR
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