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As Korean culture spreads around the globe, more and more people come to Korea seeking to experience it first hand.KOREA PAST AND PRESENT 7Days 6Nights Covering cities: Seoul 5N, Jeonju 1NFeatures:All  4* Hotel accommodation I Transfer by KTX Bullet Train, Tour Coach l Admissions as stated I Highlights of Korea - Jeonju and Seoul I Land mark of Korean culture I Shopping at Itaewon I Seoul city tourMeals: 6times hotel breakfast (No Lunch, No dinner included)
Day 1       Welcome to Seoul    Welcome to Seoul, the city that never sleeps, but don’t worry you’ll have plenty of time to sleep and overcome your jetlag as we swiftly take you to your hotel from the airport for a day of leisure and comfort in a private car/charter bus prepared at the airport.Day 2       Breath of Traditional Korean Culture Hope you got plenty of rest last night, because we are heading out early the beautiful Gyeongbokgung Palace to experience the (more than 500 years old) Royal Guard Changing Ceremony. Before a Korean food feast with the locals, we will breathe in the history with a walk around the Bukchon Hanok Village seeing several traditional homes, Hanok, then visit Insadong Cultural Street, Day 3.       DMZ (Demilitarized Zone)    The highlight of today’s tour is the DMZ (Demilitarized Zone).  The Korean DMZ has been in place for almost 50 years and as one of the last relics of the Cold War, it attracts a great deal of public interest.  In addition, its surroundings contain many historical sights and pristine, untouched natural beauty.Day 4.      Jeonju at First Hand     It’s time for you to experience the Korean culture first hand, literally, as we take the bullet train (KTX) to Jeonju. For many of you, you will be creating your very first Korean cuisine for lunch. You will be provided with a variety of ingredients to create your own delicious Bibimbap dish. Time to get down and dirty as we spend the rest of the day creating Hanji, the traditional Korean paper, and Makgeolli, the Korean rice wine. Day 5.      New Seoul     Discovering the new era at hand in Korea, what the world calls New Seoul, will be the highlights of today as we return back to Seoul with Coach. For those of you who are maybe a bit homesick, we head to Itaewon, the past American army base transformed into the international commercial district it is today. After a delicious western dish to remind you of home, and then we join DIY Kimchi class and wearing hanbok.Day 6.      The Perfect Finish     we will meet back up early afternoon at the National Museum of Korea, where you will tour around and have the opportunity to have a conversation with the curator about any of your burning questions about Korea. Afterwards, we will take a soothing cruise along the gorgeous Han River, the fourth longest river in Korea. Day 7.      Departure        The private car/charter will take you back to Incheon International Airport

What’s included

  • 4Star hotel Accommodation on Twin / Double bed/ Breakfast basis at hotels specified , or same category.
  • Meals: 6times hotel buffet breakfast
  • Transportation by Chartered coach and KTX Train one way / English speaking guide (For less than 5pax, English speaking driving guide)
  • Daily drinking bottled water
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Services and meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Beverages during all the meals which will be charged on consumption basis
  • Expenditure of a personal nature, such as mini bar, phone calls and laundry etc.
  • Optional tours
  • Tipping toTour guide Only us$5 x 7days x No. of pax