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8D6N SEOUL & BUSAN SEMI TOUR

8D6N SEOUL & BUSAN SEMI TOUR
  • 8 days
  • Group Tour
  • Apr 2019 - Mar 2020
  • SGD 1825

TripZilla KR8SBG

150 South Bridge Road, #07-01 Fook Hai Building, Singapore 058727

Highlights
8D6N SEOUL & BUSAN SEMI TOUR
Tour Code: KR8SBG

PLUS Up to $200 OFF Per Couple
Sales period: April 2019 - March 2020
Travel period: April 2019 - March 2020

 

Busan

  • Busan Gamcheon Culture Village
  • Yongdusan Park
  • Oryukdo Skywalk

Gyeongju

  • Bulguksa Temple
  • Seokguram Grotto

Daegu

  • Dongseongno Street
  • E-World 83 Tower

Sangju

  • Sangju Bicycle Museum

Seoul

  • Dongdaemun Design Plaza
  • Tongin Market
  • Bukchon Hanok Village
  • Grevin Seoul Museum

Value Plus

  • 2-night accommodation at deluxe Busan hotel
  • 3-night accommodation at centrally located Seoul hotel
  • KTX high speed rail ride from Seoul to Busan
  • DIY Korean traditional gotgam gangjeong snack session
  • Hanbok dress-up session
  • day free and easy each in Busan and Seoul

Gourmet Inclusions

  • Korean pan-fried chicken lunch
  • Seafood steamboat with Korean pancake dinner
  • Korean Style Steamed Lotus Leaf Rice Set lunch
  • Galbi BBQ Dinner
  • Budae Jjigae Steamboat lunch
  • Korean ginseng chicken soup dinner
  • Korean street snacks lunch box
  • Hanjeongsik Dinner

Itinerary
Day 1 SINGAPORE - INCHEON
Meals On Board
Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Incheon.

Day 2 Incheon – Seoul – Busan
Korean Pan-fried Chicken Lunch/ Seafood Steamboat With Korean Pancake Dinner
Upon arrival, kick off your visit by taking a KTX high speed rail ride to Busan, Korea’s 2nd-largest city and number 1 trading port. Visit Busan Gamcheon Culture Village, also known as Korea’s Santorini. Originally home to Korean war refugees, the village has now been transformed by public art projects into a vibrant and quirky neighbourhood nestled in the mountains. Capture the dazzling Lego like roofs in all their psychedelic glory as theyreflect the beautiful rays of sunlight stacked on one another. Next, visit Yongdusan Park before heading to Orykudo Skywalk for a heart-stopping walk on water. As you make your way along the 12-metre u-shaped glass bridge, marvel at the dramatic, crashing waves 40 metres beneath your feet.
Note Due to time constrain, Orykudo Skywalk will be change to Day 3 if sightseeing is unable to complete on Day 1.
Local Deluxe category hotel: Busan business hotel or similar

Day 3 Busan
Breakfast
After breakfast, spend the day exploring Busan at leisure. Alternatively, you may join an optional day tour inclusive of lunch at your own expense. The day tour includes a visit to Hallyeohaesang National Marine Park, the 4th national park in Korea and with one of the most beautiful stretches of waterway along Korea’s south coast. After that, take a scenic cruise along Geoje Haegeumgang River to Oedo-Botania, a marine botanical garden. The cruise takes you past Geoje Haegeumgang Island where you will be able to admire the magnificent Lion Rock, Shipjagul Cave and Maitreya Rock. Take the famed Stairway to Heaven at Oedo-Botania where you can appreciate a plethora of stunning blooms amidst beautifully manicured landscapes with the glistening ocean in the background. After lunch, make a stop at BIFF Square to learn about the Korean film industry. Proceed to the bustling Gukje Market, one of the largest and most well-known traditional markets in Busan. Home to more than 1,000 shops and food stalls, you will be able to find almost anything here.
Note The optional day tour costs USD120 per traveller and is subject to a minimum participation of 10 travellers.
Local Deluxe category hotel: Busan business hotel or similar
 
Day 4 Busan – Gyeongju – Daegu
Breakfast/ Korean Style Steamed Lotus Leaf Rice Set Lunch/ Galbi BBQ Dinner
Today, soak up some Korean history and culture at Gyeongju, ancient capital of the Silla dynasty for more than 1,000 years and also known as the museum without walls. First, see ancient Buddhist temple Bulguksa Temple, designated as a World Cultural Asset by UNESCO for its architecture and plentiful historical and cultural relics. Within the temple complex, visit Seokguram Grotto, an artificial stone temple made from granite and regarded as the representative stone temple of Korea. Later in the afternoon, prepare for a shopping spree at Dongseongno Street, a major fashion district in Daegu. Packed with hundreds of stores full of personality that reflect the city’s fast paced fashion trends, serious shoppers will be delighted at the wide range of unique fashion items available at affordable prices. Later, proceed to E-World 83 Tower, a landmark of Daegu, which is an 83-storey radio tower with an observatory that offers an incredible view of the city.
Local Deluxe category hotel: Daegu Inter-burgo ( main building ) hotel  or similar

Day 5 Daegu – Sangju - Seoul
Breakfast/ Budae Jjigae Steamboat Lunch/ Korean Ginseng Chicken Soup Dinner
This morning, start your day with a visit to Sangju Bicycle Museum, which houses a large collection of bicycles of all types, sizes and time periods from all over the world. Next, enjoy an interesting DIY gotgam gangjeong session, whereby you get to make tasty morsels of sweet rice puff with dried persimmon, a traditional Korean snack. Thereafter, enjoy a scenic coach ride to Seoul. End the night with a visit to Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Bearing the hallmark of world-renowned designer Zaha Hadid, be fascinated by its strong curvilinear form that incorporates a museum, business centre and park.
Local Deluxe category Hotel: Best Western Premier Seoul Garden hotel or similar
 
Day 6 Seoul
Breakfast/ Korean Street Snacks Lunch Box/ Hanjeongsik Dinner
After breakfast, visit the Ginseng Monopoly Showroom followed by the Obdo outlet to stock up on Korean skincare products. Next, visit Tongin Market, originally established for Japanese residents in the area when Korea was under Japanese rule. Experience purchasing an authentic Korean street snacks lunch box using traditional coins like how it was back in the olden days. Then, head to Bukchon Hanok Village, home to hundreds of traditional Korean courtyard houses or hanoks dating back to the Joseon dynasty. Immerse in Korean tradition and culture as you take a leisure stroll among the many hanoks that have been beautifully refurbished and given a new lease of life as guesthouses, teahouses and small shops. You will also be able to don the traditional Korean dress and enjoy a stroll through the traditional village in Hanbok dress-up session. End the day on a fun note at the newly opened Grevin Seoul Museum, the 1st Asian subsidiary of France’s famous beeswax museum. Pose with Hollywood celebrity Leonardo DiCaprio, have a meeting with South African revolutionary Nelson Mandela, and experience red carpet glamour with top Hallyu stars. Your selfies will be the envy of all your friends!
Local Deluxe category Hotel: Best Western Premier Seoul Garden hotel or similar

Day 7 Seoul
Breakfast
Spend the day at leisure or join an optional day tour inclusive of lunch to Everland, South Korea’s largest theme park. Unleash your inner child and enter a colourful realm of thrilling rides and entertainment.
Note The optional day tour costs USD80 per traveller and is subject to a minimum participation of 10 travellers.
Local Deluxe category Hotel: Best Western Premier Seoul Garden hotel or similar
 
Day 8 Seoul - Incheon - Singapore
Breakfast/Meals On Board
This morning, if time permits, you may do some last-minute shopping at a local provision shop before you transfer to the airport for your flight home.


Remarks
Tour is conducted in Mandarin unless otherwise specified.  
Revisions, if any, in itinerary are subject to the Company’s Terms and Conditions, a copy of which is available at www.ChanBrothers.com/PackageTourTnCs. In particular, the Customer is requested to note the following:
  • Itinerary may be subject to change due to circumstances beyond the Company’s control.
  • Accommodation in designated cities is subject to room availability.
  • Sequence of itinerary may be subject to change.
  • Different tour groups may be merged.
  • Proposed changes, if any, that are not accepted will be subject to the refund provisions set out in the Terms and Conditions.
TZ1247 UOT Travel: 20 - 26 May