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Private Korean Cultural Heritage Tour Including Seokguram Grotto, Bulguksa Temple and Cheonmachong

Enjoy a day trip to the coastal city of Gyeongju and discover the Silla Dynasty, a united kingdom that ruled Korea from 668–935 AD. On this full-day private tour, visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Bulguksa temple and its hermitage, Seokguram Grotto. Climb the astronomical observatory of Cheomseongdae and search for Silla treasures at the Gyeongju National Museum. Hear informative commentary from a private local guide who takes you by comfortable minivan to see these regional highlights. Round-trip hotel transport from Busan and a restaurant lunch are included.

Gyeongju Day Trip from Busan Including Seokguram Grotto, Bulguksa Temple and Cheonmachong

Discover the highlights of Gyeongju on a full-day tour by comfortable coach with a knowledgeable guide. This day trip from Busan delivers you to the coastal city and its cultural treasures such as Bulguksa Temple and its hermitage, Seokguram Grotto — both part of a UNESCO World Heritage site. You’ll learn to forecast the weather at Cheomseongdae Observatory and pore over a vast collection of Silla Dynasty artifacts at the Gyeongju National Museum. Round-trip hotel transport and a restaurant lunch are included.

Private Busan Countryside Tour: Andong Hahoe Folk Village

This private day trip with a professional guide introduces you to two cultural attractions in Andong. After a drive by private minivan, you’ll visit Hahoe Folk Village, a UNESCO World Heritage site famous for its traditional houses dating back to the Joseon Dynasty. Watch a mask dance performance before exploring Confucian traditions at the Andong Folk Museum, where indoor and outdoor exhibits represent the Andong lifestyle. A Korean lunch and round-trip hotel transport from Busan are included.

Andong Hahoe Folk Village Day Trip from Busan

Leave Busan behind and relax on a drive to the countryside during this full-day guided coach tour to Andong. Visit the UNESCO-listed Hahoe Folk Village, where you’ll watch a mask dance performance and explore traditional houses. At the Andong Folk Museum, learn more about regional lifestyles that date back to the Joseon dynasty. Your day of sightseeing also includes a Korean lunch and round-trip hotel transport from Busan.

3-Day Jeju Island Tour

Discover South Korea’s tropical beauty and traditional culture on a three-day escape to Jeju Island. With your friendly and expert local guide, explore the island’s natural highlights, from the Cheonjiyeon waterfall to Manjanggul Lava Tube and Sunrise Peak, and learn why Jeju is known as the Isle of the Gods. Witness traditional Korean culture first-hand at a folk village, and tour the island’s parks, gardens and UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Please note: Your departure flight on Day 3 must be booked after 8pm.

Korean Palace and Temple Tour in Seoul: Gyeongbokgung Palace and Jogyesa Temple

Get a glimpse of Korean culture and heritage on this tour of Seoul. Explore vast Gyeongbokgung Palace, learn about Korean history at the National Folk Museum, and discover Buddhist practices and traditions at Jogyesa Temple. At each place, your expert guide will tell you interesting facts and stories, especially about Korea’s notable Joseon Dynasty.

2-Day Tour of Seoraksan (Mt Seorak) from Seoul

Leave the busy city of Seoul behind on a two-day excursion to Mt Seorak (Seoraksan), South Korea’s third-highest mountain. As you explore with your fun and knowledgeable guide, see why this UNESCO-protected mountain is one of the country’s most popular destinations, named for its slowly melting covering of snow. Your two-day tour also visits tranquil temples and a thriving fish market, taking you behind the scenes to glimpse daily life in South Korea.

3-Day Tour from Seoul: Gyeongju and Busan

Get an in-depth look at Korean history, culture and religion on this 3-day tour of Gyeongju and Busan, traveling by comfortable private vehicle from Seoul with a knowledgeable local guide. Visit Bulguksa Temple and Seokguram Grotto on the coast of the East Sea, and learn about the Silla dynasty’s 1,000-year rule in Gyeongju, site of the ancient city capital. Then see the bustling modern port of Busan, where you’ll explore the beaches, famous fish market and the country’s largest Buddhist temple. Learn fascinating facts as you enjoy the scenic coastal landscapes!

National Museum of Korea and Unhyeongung Royal Residence Tour Including Traditional Korean Meal

Dive into Korean history with an expert guide on this half-day coach tour of Seoul. See ancient relics along with calligraphy, painting, ceramics, sculpture and more at the National Museum of Korea. Then explore the imperial grounds of the Unhyeongung Royal Residence, the former home of a Joseon emperor. After a savory lunch of ‘bibimbap,’ a typical rice dish, get dressed up in traditional Korean dress called ‘hanbok.’ Round-trip hotel transport is included.

Seoul Morning Heritage Tour Including Changdeokgung Palace

Enjoy this morning half-day tour that will introduce you to the historical heritage of Seoul. Visit the famous Bukchon Cultural Center, Changdeokgung Palace (or Gyeongbokgung Palace on Monday) before finishing at Insadong.