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Address: Paju, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Description: The American base at the demilitarized zone.

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Great place

You can get your group photo by the tour operator Also there is a great souvenir shop to get gifts of your visit here.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
Mathew59
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

You can get your group photo by the tour operator Also there is a great souvenir shop to get gifts of your visit here.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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76 reviews 76 reviews
56 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Very interesting place that you don't miss ! You can see North Korea closely. But a bit tension and very strict zone.

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Orlando, Florida
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111 reviews 111 reviews
32 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

From a tourist perspective, only a place to stop, see a movie, and go to a gift shop and perhaps get a great t-shirt or a bottle of North Korean wine. While you are there, be sure to thank the soldiers you encounter for their service and to take a moment on reflect on who Major Bonifas was and the... More 

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Tokyo
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Informative slide show presentation and the first part of the JSA tour. WIthout this, you cannot visit the rest of the JSA

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Florida
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91 reviews 91 reviews
59 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

All you are allowed to do here is to see a Slide show about the JSA. You also have to sign an agreement that you will follow all the rules and they will not be held responsible should you "wander" into hostile North Korea. With all the military presence, I'm not sure that would be possible! There is also a... More 

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Suzhou, China
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171 reviews 171 reviews
74 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Such a friendly group of people and doing amazing work. Really informative tour of the camp and DMZ. Well worth a vist.

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Sydney
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57 reviews 57 reviews
47 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Camp Bonifas is the United Nations Military Command base where you will be transferred from your JSA tour bus to a special military bus into the JSA area. Here you will be issued with your pass, sign a waiver, watch a video and on your return will be able to access the JSA Visitor Center gift shop. You are only... More 

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Perth, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

This was the highlight of the DMZ tour and make sure you do not miss it if you are booked for DMZ tour. this is usually in the afternoon. book early as they need your passport details. whilst gawking at the NK side, they are watching you from the many cameras mounted overhead as well. Obey instucitons and dont do... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Great insight to the North-South conflict and all the politics surrounding it.... plus, you get to stand on North Korean soil!

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Portland, Oregon
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174 reviews 174 reviews
71 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Check out my review of the DMZ/JSA for a more detailed review. But, don't plan on going to Camp Bonifas without buying a tour. Small interesting museum, and nice gift shop if you want souvenirs.

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