Jalgachi Fish Market
Geumcheon ‘Santorini’ Village
Haedong Yonggungsa Temple
Cable car ride
Palsik BBQ Pork Belly with hotpot & seasonal veggie
Ginseng Chicken Soup with Abalone
Most people should be familiar with South Korea with the coming of the K wave led by the famous K-Pop and popular dramas. While most people visit the country to experience the Korean pop culture, as a land of history, you will also find many historical monuments that are worth a look.
Being a modern tourist destination, you can find an attraction for everyone from natural sights to theme parks and streets of shopping. Blessed with the 4 seasons, South Korea is also a place for flower viewing and winter sports such as skiing.
Return economy class ticket by Korean Airline (KE)
6 nights hotel accommodation at local 4 & 5 star hotel
Meals as per itinerary
Everland passport tickets, Mt Daedun cable car ride, Seasonal fruit picking
Mandarin speaking tour guide
Special Upgrade Meals: Palsik BBQ Pork belly, Ginseng Chicken Soup with Abalone
Assemble at Singapore Changi International Airport & have a pleasant flight to Korea!
Welcome to Korea! Upon arrival, you will be greeted by our professional guide and together, proceed to Gimpo airport for your flight to Busan. Korea’s 2nd largest city and world’s 5th largest shipping hub in cargo, Busan is rich with culture and bustling with economic activities. Being a major sea port, a visit to the famous Jalgachi Fish Market is a must! See the varieties of seafood among the local activities. After, cross over to Nampo-dong for a showcase of local shopping with wares of every kind. Proceed on to Geumcheon ‘Santorini’ Village, where your guide would have a very interesting story to tell you about the area. Embark on a thrilling walk on the Oryukdo Skywalk overlooking the cliffs of Busan. Experience the skywalk or marvel at the impressive architecture of this glass structure. (Please note that visitation to the premises is subject to weather conditions.)
This morning we visit Haedong Yonggungsa Temple build in 1376 next to the seaside with a spectacular view. Next to the APEC House the most beautiful place among the meeting places where the 2005 APEC meeting was held. This afternoon, enjoy sipping wine amidst the romantic atmosphere at the Cheongdo Wine Tunnel. The wine is as unique as its venue itself, so come see the beauty of the place. This evening, visit the Dongsungro Streets for some shopping.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast, enjoy the beauty of Mt. Daedun, famed for its similar beauty with Mt Gumgang of North Korea. A cable car ride (subject to weather conditions) will bring you up to mountain top and don’t just stop there. Climb further and you’ll be rewarded by the view as well as cross the exciting suspension bridge linking 2 peaks to catch the magnificent view offered. Next experience traditional Korean cultural by touring the famous Jeonju Hanok Village where you wearing traditional Hanbok in the picturesque surrounding.
(Breakfast, Lunch: Korean Ssambap; Dinner: Korean Pork Bulgogi)
This morning, we start by Hanji Paper Experience, learning how to make traditional Korean paper. Next visit to Sangsoo Herb Land, flowers blossom endlessly here, in the Asia largest herb garden. Take a dip in the mineral-rich waters of Korea’s famous Hot-Spring. Please remember to bring along your swimwear and swim cap. Please note that the Hanji Paper Museum is closed on Monday.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After breakfast, we proceed to Everland (passport tickets included). Touted as world’s 7th most popular theme park, Everland really lives to up its slogan, ‘Every day is a holiday in Everland’! Whether you are game for some thrilling rides or just to relax and enjoy the scenery, you are guaranteed enjoyment here. In spring, look out for the beautiful cherry blossoms! This afternoon, pay a visit to a local Fruit Farm to experience fruit picking (seasonal & subject to availability). This evening, more shopping awaits you at Shinchon, known as ‘street of fashion’ is very popular among the young people for the latest fashions.
We begin our Seoul City tour at Gyeongbok Palace, the main & largest palace of the last royal Imperial dynasty of Korean antiquity followed by a drive pass of Presidential Blue House. The well-preserved houses of Bukchon are well worth visiting. Some of the houses are actual residents of artists; craftsmen; weavers while others have opened up as cultural centres and traditional tea houses.Following, a stop at the Ginseng showroom for this widely acclaimed natural produce of Korea. Popularly known as ‘Panax’ meaning ‘All Heal’ in Greek, this of the medicinal herb is, therefore, a Must on your shopping list. Therefore, it’s a must in your shopping list, as well as the Amethyst Factory, where you can see a wide selection of jewellery from the caves of Korea’s mountains. Korean Cosmetics are the rage now, we stop by a multi-label shop for some of your favourites! Thereafter visit the Duty-Free Shop, known for its wide variety and attractive price. Look out for your favourite brands from Prada to MCM. This evening, continue shopping at Dongdaemun, one of the largest & most colourful shopping districts in the world & has just about anything the heart could ever want. It’s a shopper’s paradise!
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Last day in Korea! After breakfast, visit Korean Jianganbao Showroom. Made from the fruit of Hovenia Dulcis, or commonly known as the Japanese Raisin Tree, the medicinal concoction ‘Huganbao’ is extremely helpful with detoxification of the liver. We make a stop at a Local Provision Shop for your last minute shopping before transferring to Incheon Airport for your flight home. We hope you had pleasant memories of Korea.
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