Coach tour with private airport transfers
Please note that the itinerary below is based on a Sunday arrival. For arrivals on other days of the week the touring days in Jeju may be swapped.
Join a group of like-minded travellers as you discover the fascinating destination of South Korea on this eight day itinerary. With sites and activities planned for most days, and with free time to explore on your own, this tour is the perfect way to make the most of increased flight capacity to this destination - where ultra-modern cities sit side by side with age old tradition.
Day 1: Seoul - Jeju
Upon arrival at Incheon International Airport you will be met by a local operator and transferred to Gimpo Domestic Airport for your flight to Jeju Island. There you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure to unwind from your travels.
Day 2: Jeju (BL)
This morning you will be picked up from your hotel for a coach tour of the beautiful areas of Western Jeju. Beginning with Gumneung Beach, Hallim Park, and the O’Sulloc Green Tea Fields. Following a buffet lunch, you will be taken to the pier to board a boat for a Sanbang Mountain Cruise, from where you will have stunning views of Jeju. Later in the afternoon you will visit a teddy bear museum before seeing the stunning Cheonjeyeon waterfall - colloquially known as “The Pond of God.” Your day ends back at the hotel with an evening set aside to explore in your own style.
Day 3: Jeju (BL)
Today your coach will take you to explore the Eastern side of Jeju, beginning with a short horseback ride, followed by a visit to the Seongeup Folk Village. After lunch you will pass via Gwangchigi Beach to the “diving women” show a traditional way of life unique to Jeju. Your next stop is the stunning Seongsan Ilchulbong volcanic peak. This 182m high tuff cone contains its own delicate ecosystem and is a true wonder. Your last stop before being returned to your hotel today is Manjang Cave, a fascinating lava flute almost 9km long.
Day 4: Jeju – Seoul (B)
Following a morning at leisure you will be transferred to Jeju airport for your flight to Seoul. Upon arrival you will be met and driven to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
Day 5: Seoul – DMZ – Seoul (B)
A fascinating day awaits today as you are taken on a half day coach tour of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating North and South Korea since the ceasefire of the Korean war in 1953. Highlights of the tour include the 3rd Tunnel, Dora Observatory, and the DMZ Exhibition Centre. The tour ends outside city hall in Seoul and the rest of the day is at leisure to explore as you see fit.
Day 6: Seoul (BL)
Today is a full day coach tour of some of the most interesting sites of Seoul. Featuring the changing of the guard ceremony, Jogyesa Buddhist Temple, and the Ginseng centre in the morning, followed by Changdeok Palace, and several popular shopping destinations after lunch. Today has something for everyone.
Day 7: Seoul (BL)
This morning you will be picked up and taken to Nami Island, a delightful crescent moon shaped island covered with beautiful landscapes. Following a local lunch, you will be taken to Petite France, a vibrant village full of colourful buildings. At the completion of the day, you will be returned to your hotel.
Day 8: Seoul (B)
A morning at leisure for some last minute exploration of Seoul before you are transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
- Accommodation on twin share basis for 7 nights
- Daily buffet breakfast at hotel
- Full tour with admission parking & toll fees
- All city tours are based on seat-in-coach tours
- Domestic flight Seoul/Jeju/Seoul is included
- International airfares
- Optional tours and excursions
- Port Taxes and fuel surcharges
- Tipping/Gratuities (please refer to tour notes for a recommended guideline)
- Personal Expenses
- Departure taxes
- Hotel charges for minibar or any extra charges
- Visas (unless specified)
- Any other services not clearly mentioned in the inclusions above
Accommodation based on the below or similar
Tourist Class: Ibis Ambassador Insadong
First Class: Fraser Place Namdaemun Hotel
Deluxe Class: Grand Ambassador Seoul
Tourist Class: IBenikea Ijin Hotel
First Class: Value Hotel Seogwipo
Deluxe Class: Ramada Plaza Jeju
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