Seoul, officially the Seoul Special City, is the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea. Seoul has a population of 9.7 million people, and forms the heart of the Seoul Capital Area with the surrounding Incheon metropolis and Gyeonggi province.
Day 1:Arrive Seoul
Upon arrival at Incheon Airport, pick up and transfer to hotel for check in. After check-in, free at own leisure for the rest of the day.
Day 2:Seoul City Tour
After breakfast, meet guide at hotel. Proceed the tour as below: -Gyeongbokgung Palace & Changing of the Guards Ceremony, the first and largest of the royal palaces built during the Joseon Dynasty. It was located at the heart of newly appointed capital of Seoul and represented the sovereignty of the Joseon Dynasty. (Will arrange -Deoksugung Palace Instead on every Tuesday)
Pass by the Presidential Blue House
-Gwanghwamun Square, a public area located in the heart of central Seoul that features museums, statues, restaurants, and beautiful surrounding views.
-Cheonggyecheon Stream, an 11km long modern stream that ruins through downtown Seoul.
-Samcheong-dong Road, you will find a unique amalgamation of majestic palaces, artisan cafes, unique boutiques, stylish art galleries and charming Korean traditional houses.
-Bukchon Hanok Village, a Korean traditional village in Seoul with a long history.
-Gwangjang Market, over 100years of history and one of Korea’s largest traditional markets.
After breakfast, meet guide at hotel. Proceed the tour as below: -Demilitarized Zone (D.M.Z) – Imjingak Park, the last village before the well-known area called DMZ – an area where weapons and fighting, along the military forces are prohibited.
-The Bridge of Freedom, which is the only direct link to Camp Greaves, Liberty Bell and Panmunjom lies where the imjingak is. It does actually cross the Imjin river and connects with the North-South railway.
-Bell of Peace built in 2000 to pray for peace of the human race and national unification in celebration of the new millennium.
-Odusan Unification Observatory, offer views of both the Hangang River and Imjingang River, which starts in North Korea before flowing down and into the Yellow Sea.
-Paju Lotte Premium Outlets, a luxury outlet with over 200 international brand name labels.
-Korean Food Experience ~ Seaweed Rice Roll Making + Korean Traditional Costume (Hanbok Wear)
-Trick Eye Museum & Ice Museum, one of a kind painting gallery which combines art with high-end technology featuring AR effect and 2D/3D illusions.
-Naksan Park & Ihwa Mural Village, located in the center of the Seoul, this historical and beautiful park to view the magnificence of the entire city. The village near Naksan Park, a popular destination for both locals and international tourist for its murals and scenic setting.
After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy exploring the city at your own leisure or indulge yourself with the hotel’s facilities.
Day 5:Depart Seoul
After breakfast at the hotel, free at leisure until time for transfer to Incheon Airport by private based for your departure flight back home.
– 4 nights’ accommodation
– Daily breakfast
– Return airport private transfer (assisted by Korean speaking)
– Assisted by English speaking guide cum driver
– Tipping for driver guide
– Sightseeing specified in itinerary
– Return international flight ticket
– Travel insurance
– Others no mentioned