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Seoul & Western Korea 7 Days

DURATION 7 Day 6 Night
VISITING Seoul, Gongju, Daejeon, Jeonju, Jinan, Gwangju, Boseong, Suncheon, Yeosu, Jinju 
OVERVIEW
A tour of the Western part of Korea brimming with Korea great cuisine and beautiful scenery. The Western Korea 7 Days tour will take you to the best foods of Korea and delightful cultural experiences of famous areas. Join veteran guides as they escort you throughout the course for a food and culture-rich trip.

AKL121

 

 

from $1,090 per person


Price includes  Price does not include 
  •  4-5 Star accommodation based on double occupancy
  • Daily Breakfast per itinerary
  • Roundtrip airport transfers on private basis
  • All sightseeing tours on SIC basis per itinerary
  • Other transportations per itinerary
  • English speaking guide
  • Meals per itinerary
  • Admission fee per itinerary
  • Gratuities
  •  Roundtrip international air ticket
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Service beyond the itinerary
  • Single supplement charge: $400 


Special Feature
The itinerary/accommodation are subjects to change due to local circumstances.
This is a joining tour and operated in English.

Itinerary


Day
1

Seoul

 

Upon arrival at Incheon international airport, you will be welcome by a local driver on private basis. Transfer to hotel and check in. Rest of the day is free at leisure.

Meal Breakfast : Not included Lunch : Not included Dinner : Not included
Accommodation CENTER MARK HOTEL or similar
   
Day
2

Seoul

 

After breakfast, meet the guide at hotel lobby. Visit Gwanghwamun Gate, the main gate founded by the first king of the Joseon Dynasty. Next, explore Gyeongbok Palace (Changdeok Palace on Tuesday), arguably the most beautiful and the grandest of all five palaces. Then pass by Blue house, also called Cheong Wa Dae, the presidential residence. For the next stop, head to Myeongdong, one of the busiest places in Seoul and among Korea's premier shopping destinations. Then explore Namsangol Hanok Village where there are five restored traditional Korean houses and a pavilion, a pond and a time capsule. Next, visit N Seoul Tower, offering panoramic views of Seoul and the surrounding areas. Stop by a duty free shop and transfer to hotel.

Meal Breakfast : Hotel meal Lunch : Local Food Dinner : Not included
Accommodation CENTER MARK HOTEL or similar
   
Day
3

Seoul → Gongju → Daejeon

 

After breakfast, meet tour guide at hotel. Leave for Gongju and Gongsanseong Fortress, a mountain castle which was established during the Baekje Period. Next, experience the tea ceremony with a Buddhist monk at Magoksa Temple, a representative temple surrounded by a mountain and rivers in Chungcheongnam-do Province. After dinner, check in hotel and rest of the day is at leisure.

Meal Breakfast : Hotel meal Lunch : Local Food Dinner : Local Food
Accommodation HOTEL INTERCITI or similar
   
Day
4

Daejeon → Jeonju → Jinan → Gwangju

 

After breakfast, leave for Jeonju and visit Jeonju Hanok Village with over 800 traditional Korea houses. After Jeonju Bibimbab lunch at local restaurant, visit Tapsa Temple in Jinan, famous for the over 80 stone pagodas built by Lee Gapyong, a retired scholar. Then leave for Gwangju for hotel check in.

Meal Breakfast : Hotel meal Lunch : Local Food Dinner : Local Food
Accommodation HOLIDAY INN GWANGJU or similar
   
Day
5

Gwangju → Boseong → Suncheon → Yeosu

 

After breakfast, head to Boseong Green Tea Plantation that is very beautiful, full of green tea fields and cedar trees. Next, visit Naganeupseong Folk Village where you can observe the daily dwellings indigenous to the south provincial area. Then explore Suncheonman Bay Ecological Park, thickly covered with reeds taller than a full-grown man, and then stop by Yongsan Observatory to see the bay's beautiful view. For the last stop of the day, visit Suncheonman Bay Eco-Museum, established to provide a research & education facility to preserve the area's natural habitats. After dinner, check in hotel and rest of day is at leisure.

* 18.July, 25.July, 1.Aug, 8.Aug, 15.Aug: The Ocean Resort (4 Star)

Meal Breakfast : Hotel meal Lunch : Local Food Dinner : Local Food
Accommodation HIDDEN BAY HOTEL or similar
   
Day
6

Yeosu → Jinju → Seoul

 

After breakfast, take a ferry to Odongdo Island where you can simply walk along the breakwater with 70 species of wild flowers. Next, visit Jinjuseong Fortress which is historically linked to the Japanese invasion in 1592. Transfer to Seoul. After check in hotel, rest of the day is at leisure.

Meal Breakfast : Hotel meal Lunch : Local Food Dinner : Not included
Accommodation CENTER MARK HOTEL or similar
   
Day
7

Seoul

 

After breakfast, free till to meet a local driver and transfer to Incheon international airport on private basis for your flight to next destination.

Meal Breakfast : Hotel meal Lunch : Not included Dinner : Not included