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Arrive in Seoul at Incheon International Airport, you will be met by our driver only and transferred to your hotel.Balance of day is free for your own leisure time or rest. Overnight at the hotel
After breakfast, start Seoul city tour with visit to Changdeok Palace & Huwon (Secret Garden) listed to UNESCO designated World Heritage. Next visit at Gwangjang Market, one of Korea’s largest traditional market and is popular with foreign visitors to sample some of the most famous Korean street foods. Proceed to National Museum of Korea. This museum built in 2005 boast foris boasting its fantastic collection of Korean arts and relics. It would take a whole day to see everything in the museum.The last stop of today’s tour is N Seoul Tower observatory on Mt.Namsan for a bird’s eye view of Metropolitan city of Seoul.Return to hotel.
After breakfast at hotel. Check-out and pick-up from hotel. Transfer to Korean Folk Village outside of Seoul, where people living in the village are practicing the old traditional style houses and life style of 18th-19th century. Proceed to Mt.Songnisan Nat'l Park to visit Beopjusa Temple (UNESCO Sites) where the tallest Buddha Statue in Korea has. The forest park is ideal place for walking.Afterward, drive to Daegu via expressway. Overnight at Daegu city
After breakfast at hotel. Visit Daegu Yangnyeongsi Museum of Oriental Medicine. Yangnyeongsi Market has been a popular Herbal medicine market ever since it first opened in the 17th century. Experience of foot bathing in herb medicine.Visit Seomun Market of Daegu, which is steeped in history, one of the three main market during the Joseon dynasty.Transfer to Gyeongju, the capital of the Silla kingdom from 57BC – 935AD and the city is known as the “Museum without walls,”as there are 52 designated sites within this city. Visit Cheomseongdae Astronomic Observatory, Royal Tumuli Park with its Royal tombs. You will have the chance to enter one of the excavated tombs to see the construction and process behind the Royal
Kings burial chambers. Overnight at Gyeongju
After breakfast, start your full day tour of Gyeongju by visiting Bulguksa Temple(UNESCO Sites) and Seokguram Grotto (UNESCO Sites). Seokguram Grotto established in the 8th century on the slopes of Mt. Toham. The grotto contains a monumental statue of a sitting Buddha looking out to sea and it is considered a masterpiece of Buddhist art in the Far East. In the afternoon, you will visit 4 faces Buddha (four-faced stone Buddha statues on Gulbulsaji site) and Tomb of King Wonseong (Gwaeneung Royal Tomb). Scenic drive tour to Guryongpo Port. Drive along the sea for beautiful coastal scenery.
After breakfast, check out and transfer to Unmoonsa Temple (Buddhist Nun's temple). Proceed to Busan, the second largest city of South Korea. Upon arrival, start half-day Busan tour to Jagalchi Fishery Market where roadside vendors sell various fishes and Nampodong shopping street Next, Busan Tower on Yongdusan Park with its observation deck offering stunning views of the city and beyond. Overnight at Busan
After breakfast, those clients who joined 8Days Tours will be back to Seoul by coach.In case we have less than 3 guests for this transfer and there are other guests using the coach for 11D10N tour, we may arrange
KTX train for this transfer from Busan to Seoul. Or client can request return to Seoul by KTX train as option.Upon arrival in Seoul, drop off at the hotel(In case of using train, transfer from Seoul train station to hotel will be provided –minivan with a local driver only)
After breakfast checkout and departure from Seoul. No Airport transfer service included. Transfer service with surcharge is available upon request.
7 nights of accommodation at specified hotels with twin sharing basis
Daily breakfast at hotel
English speaking guide for full commentary at attractions according
to the itinerary from Day 2 to Day 7
Transfer service for whole journey except for airport departure transfer
Tour admission according to the itinerary
International / Domestic Airfare
Meals, drinks, tips and other personal expenses or services not specified on the program
Voluntary tips for guides or drivers
Travel and medical insurance
Entrance Fees to Archeological sites & museums
Accommodation at the following hotels
3nights at IBIS INSADONG Hotel(Option 1) and NOVOTEL
AMBASSADOR DONGDAEMUN Hotel (Option2) and LOTTE
(MAIN WING) Hotel (Option3) or similar in Seoul
1night at Grand Hotel or similar in Daegu (All Options)
2night at Commodore Hotel(Option 1) or similar and LAHAN SELECT Hotel (Option2 and 3) in Gyeongju
1night at Towerhill Hotel(Option 1) and ASTI Hotel (Option 2 and 3) or similar in Busan
Optionals on request.
Airport Transfers at additional costs
* Tour fare for both twin user and triple user are same.
Explore Old and New of the nation’s capital Seoul
Major UNESCO World Cultural Heritage sitesBusan, the country’s second largest city and main port city.