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Half-day Korea DMZ Tour

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Stop At: DMZ, Munsan-eup, Majeong-ri Imjingak Tourist information center, Paju, Gyeonggi-do South Korea

After pickup at your Seoul hotel in the morning or afternoon, drive to the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). En route, your guide shares expert commentary on the dividing line between North and South Korea.
Get out at Imjingak Park along the banks of Imjin River to see artillery and war artifacts that were used during the Korean conflict before proceeding to Freedom bridge, where nearly 13,000 Korean POWs crossed on their return back home to South Korea.
Reboard the coach and head to the 3rd Infiltration Tunnel, located beneath the border of North Korea and South Korea. See where the South Koreans have blocked the actual Military Demarcation Line with concrete barricades, and browse photographs and war artifacts at the DMZ exhibition hall.
Your next stop is Dora Observatory, where you can use binoculars to get a glimpse of North Korea. Listen to your guide explain daily life in the village of Kijongdong across the river.
Continue by coach to Dorasan Station, a historic spot that not only marks the division, but also serves as a gateway for exchanges between the north and south. Pass by the Unification Village, a small farming community that specialized in creating soybean milk, traditional soy sauce and corn goods.
Where the tour ends depends on what option you select. If you choose the morning tour or afternoon tour only, you’ll end back in Seoul at City Hall after a stop at a ginseng center. If you’ve selected to upgrade a morning tour with lunch, you’ll head to a local restaurant in Seoul after you go to the ginseng center. On the full-day tour, experience the same itinerary to the DMZ followed by lunch, and then head to Insadong Antique Market. Once the largest market for antiques and artworks in Korea, Insadong offers a selection of shops, crafts and bargains. Ask your guide to help you shop for that perfect souvenir before you’re dropped off at your hotel.

Duration: 7 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hongik Univ. Station, Donggyo-dong, Seoul, South Korea

Traveler pickup is offered
If you cannot find your hotel on our list, please let us know the hotel/accomodation name (with address). Then, we will arrnage the meeting place for you
** last depature place will be Hongik Univ. Subway Station exit no 3
Duration
7h
Return Details
City Hall, Sogong-dong, Seoul, South Korea
Inclusions
  • Expert guide
  • Transport by comfortable, air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup
  • Lunch (if option selected)
  • Hotel drop-off (if full-day option selected)
  • Entry/Admission - DMZ
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Tram
  • Hotel Drop Off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A current valid passport is required the day of travel
  • You do not need to send a copy of your passport
  • Please follow the instructions of your tour guide about when and where you may take photos
  • If a part of the tour itinerary is cancelled by unexpected military conditions or local circumstances, there will be no refund
  • A moderate amount of walking through a steep and narrow tunnel involved - Comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended
  • Please contact the local operator for exact pickup time
  • A minimum of 2 adults is required to book the afternoon tour
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tour was incredible. Our tour guide Youn was very informative and helpful. Definitely would recommend to my friends. Thanks for the awesome experience.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Dmzpims
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  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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