Unesco Heritage site

Unesco Heritage site, Gongju & Jeonju Hanok Village

GoodsCode

KS101

Duration

Every Friday

Price

159

Overview

Include
Professional guide, Transportation, Entrance fees as noted in the itinerary, KTX ticket from Jeonju to Seoul

Exclude
Pick up/drop off from hotel in Seoul, Taxi from Jeonju Hanok Village to Jeonju station, Gratuities(optional), Food and drinks

Meeting & Finishing Point
• Meeting point : Meeting at parking lot next to Dongwha duty free shop at exit number 6 of Gwanghwamun subway station at 8am (동화면세점)
• Finishing point : Jeonju Hanok village

Cancelation Policy
• Group (10 persons or more) Penalty rate
  20% - 4 weeks before, 30% - 4weeks ~ 15days before, 100% - 14 days to departure day. 
• FITs (fewer than 9 persons) Penalty rate
  10% - 14days before, 20% -13 to 8 days before, 100% - 1week to departure day.

General
• Reservation available until 7days before departure. 
• Above programs are based on joint Sit-in-Coach guided by bilingual speaking guide (English or others-Korean) 
• Above programs may be accompanied by other language guide.
• Above programs are operated on fixed day as above with min.2pax but please contact us for confirmed date
• Kindly note that we have no responsibility for your personal incidents and losses during all the tours.
• Size of vehicle is subject to number of Pax on the travelling date.
• It is kindly noticed that the portion to be unused due to your personal reason is not refundable.
• Booking and changing requests have to be made at least 7days before departure.
• On the coach, Wi-Fi aren't offered. please rent a wifi egg at the Airport, if you would use the internet. 
• Exchange into Korean money will be difficult on local site; please exchange money before departing for the tour.
• ATM machines won't be on local destinations; It's hard to draw money from credit card during the tour.

[ NOTES AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ]
The tour ends at Jeonju Hanok Village. You move to Jeonju Station individually and take the train to Seoul.
You take the KTX from the Jeonju train station at 7:25 pm, you will arrive at Seoul Station at 9:13. 
Transportation from Jeonju to Seoul Station(kTX ticket) is included in this product. 
The train leaves at 19:25 pm at the Jeonju Train Station, so please come to the train station in advance.
If a customer misses a train by mistake, the customer must take full responsibility.
Jeonju train station address is 680, Dongbu-daero, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do. 




Schedule

Day 1

Meeting and Departure

• Meeting at parking lot next to Dongwha duty free shop at exit number 6of Gwanghwamun subway station at 8am

   Address : 149, Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul

• Transfer to Gongju (1h30m)

Gongju Tour

• Tomb of King Muryeong 

Songsan-ri Tombs and Royal Tomb of King Muryeong (AD462-523) containsrepresentative relics of the Baekje Dynasty period (AD234~678). The Songsan-riTombs contain the graves of kings while Baekje's capital was Gongju, and it isbelieved to have 10 such graves. Only seven graves have been discovered sofar. 

The popular Tomb of King Muryeong is the 7th tomb, the resting place forBaekje's 25th King Muryeong and his queen. This tomb was discoveredaccidentally when installing pipes to protect tombs number 5 and 6 from beingflooded. The tomb is very unusual in the way it was built with bricks like 6thtomb and in what it houses like many national treasures inside, supplyingprecious research materials to the scholars studying Baekje culture.

  

• Gongsanseong Fortress

Located in Gongju-si (city), it is a mountain castle established during theBaekje. You can enjoy the breathtaking view of the Geumgang riverside righthere. Follow the trail path a little further up then Imryugak Pavilion appearing,known as the largest of its kind within the fortress. It is worth to visit forits historical and cultural significance, and also for the fantastic sight. 


Buyeo Tour

● Stop by“NakhwaamCliff Observatory” 

Nakhwaam is a rock cliff towering over Baengmagang River in the northern end of Busosan Mountain. According to the legend, this is where the royal court women of Baekje jumped off to kill themselves when the kingdom of Baekje was defeated during the invasion of Sabiseong Fortress (now Busosanseong Fortress in Buyeo) by the Shilla-Tang Alliance. The name of this rock, Nakhwaam, literally means "the cliff of falling flowers" and symbolizes the fidelity and loyalty of Baekje women.



Jeonju Hanok Village

• Jeonju Hanok Village

While the rest of city has been industrialized,Hanok Village retains its historical charms and traditions. It is particularly gorgeous for its unique roofedges, which are slightly raised to the sky.A part of Hanok (traditional Korean house) is setaside so that tourists can experience traditional Korean life at Hanok LifeExperience Hall. The food provided here is folkloristic like bibimbap, the most well-known dishin Korea, adding to the conventional ambience. 

 

 

Depart Jeonju

The tour ends at Jeonju Hanok Village. You move to Jeonju Station individually and take the train to Seoul.

You take the KTX from the Jeonju train station at 7:25 pm, you will arrive at Seoul Station at 9:13. 

The train leaves at 19:25 pm at the Jeonju Train Station, so please come to the train station in advance. 

If a customer misses a train by mistake, the customer must take full responsibility. 

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