Visit Seoul, the mountains, waterfalls and
temples of Songnisan National Park, the
ancient capital of Gyeongju, and the port
town of Busan.
Fly to Seoul with British Airways. (N)
Arrive and transfer to the Grand Ambassador
Seoul for 3 nights. (N)
Full-day tour of Seoul, including Gyeongbok
Palace, the Folklore Museum, the Blue House,
Namdaemun market, Seoul Tower and the hanok
traditional village. (B, L)
Optional full-day tour of Panmunjom and the
Demilitarised Zone (DMZ), visiting the Dora Observatory, Panmunjom – also known as
‘the Truce Village’ where the 1953 Armistice
Agreement was signed – and the Peace Talks
House . (B)
Leave Seoul for Songnisan National Park and
visit Beopjusa temple. Stay overnight at Lake
Hills Hotel. (B, L)
Morning drive to Gyeongju. In the afternoon, visit
Cheomseongdae astronomical observatory, Royal
Tumuli Park and the National Museum. Stay at
Hotel Hyundai Gyeongju for 2 nights. (B, L)
Visit the Gwaeneung royal tomb, the Bulguksa
temple and the Seogguram grotto, before taking
a scenic coastal drive to Guryongpo port. (B, L)
Morning drive to Busan. Visit Geumjeong
mountain, a popular walking area, and discover
the Beomeosa temple. Return to the city and
explore Jagalchi market, South Korea’s largest seafood market and renowned throughout the
country. Visit one of the local restaurants for fresh
sashimi or hotpot. Stay overnight at the Westin
Chosun Busan. (B, L)
Early morning train back to Seoul. Overnight at
the Grand Ambassador Seoul. (B)
Fly back to London and arrive in the evening. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
The Grand Ambassador Seoul, associated with Pullman hotels, is located in the centre of Seoul and has convenient access to the major shopping and entertainment districts of Gwanghwamun, Dongdaemun, Myeongdong and Namsan.
Features: 413 rooms & suites, swimming pool (charges may apply locally), spa, Wi-Fi, fitness centre, 6 restaurants, business centre.
Room amenities: Nespresso coffee machine, television, internet access, air conditioning, safe, mini bar,...
The Hotel Hyundai Gyeongju enjoys a beautiful location at the heart of the Bomun Lake Resort. Rooms are spacious and elegantly appointed.
Features: 406 Western-style & 43 Korean-style guestrooms, bar, a gym, swimming pool (entry payable locally- apprx $20), sauna, 3 restaurants, coffee shop, finess centre, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Television, fridge, air conditioning,...
The Lake Hills Songnisan Hotel is set close to the lush natural surroundings of the Songnisan Mountain National Park and the Beopjusa Temple. Note dining facilities close at 19:00 hours. Internet access is available, but intermittent.
Features: 42 Western-style and 90 Korean-style guestrooms; Korean and international restaurants; coffee shop; lobby lounge; bar.
Room amenities: Television; internet access; air conditioning; safe; hair dryer;...
The Westin Chosun Beach Hotel became the first deluxe hotel in the Busan area when it opened in 1978. The hotel's 305 guestrooms include all the amenities to ensure a good night's rest, having air-conditioning, television, a mini-bar, and direct international calling. Other hotel facilities include 5 restaurants and a delicatessen, health club, sauna, swimming pool, hairdresser, barber and flower...
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WSK2016: 8 Nights
Busan is Korea's second largest city and the country's main port for international cargo...
Gyeongju is a beautiful city with a cultural history of over 2,000 years and is known as...
Much of Seoul bears the distinct stamp of the 21st century - 12-lane freeways carry a...
Songnisan National Park is located at the centre of the Korean peninsula. Songnisan, als...