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Cultural tour Option 1 : DMZ Tour

◆ Tour course

Hotel > Imjingak Park > The Unification Bridge > ID Check > DMZ Theater and exhibition hall > The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel > Dora Observatory > Back to Hotel

◆ Detailed contents

Imjingak Park

Imjingak Park, located 7 km from the Military Demarcation Line, is now at the forefront of tourism related to the Korean War. It was built in 1972 with the hope that someday unification would be possible.

DMZ Theater & Exhibition Hall

The DMZ Theater & Exhibition Hall are part of the only museum within the civilian control line and display documents, weapons, and photographs of the war.

The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel

The tunnels are believed to have been planned as a military invasion or infiltration route. The 3rd tunnel discovered in 1978 penetrates into South Korea by 435 meters beyond the MDL.

Dora Observatory

On the border of the DMZ, Dora Observatory is where visitors can overlook North Korea. The barbed wires of the MDL is visible and with good weather, visitors can also catch a glimpse of the Kaesong Industrial Complex and residential villages of North Korea.

◆ Schedule

Time Activity Description
13:00-14:30 Departure To Imjingak / Simple lunch provided on routes
14:30-14:40 On route To the Unification Bridge
14:40-15:00 The Unification Bridge The Unification Bridge Tour
15:00-15:30 Passport and ID Check Accompanied
15:30-16:15 DMZ DMZ Theater and Exhibition Hall Tour
16:15-16:30 On route The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel
16:30-17:10 The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel Tour
17:10-17:20 On route To Dora Observatory
17:20-17:50 Dora Observatory Dora Observatory Tour
17:50-19:30 Return Back to Hotel

Cultural tour Option 2 : Seoul City Tour

◆ Tour course

Hotel > Experience Bongeunsa temple life(Pilgrimage & Tea > Cham-seon meditation > Torticollis) > Lotte World tower > Back to Hotel

◆ Detailed contents

Pilgrimage

Experience the traditional Buddhist pilgrimage through which one can meditate on Buddha's teachings and appreciate the beauty of traditional temples.

Cham-Seon Meditation

Cham-Seon meditation is to cut off all thoughts. Through Cham-Seon, one learns mindfulness and concentration. Cham-Seon is the main meditation method of Korean Buddhism.

Torticollis

Torticollis is a traditional method of transcribing Buddhist texts. The concentration and effort put into this practice trains the mind and soul to become one, entering a state of calm and humility that is necessary in receiving wisdom.

Lotte World Tower

Known as the best sky view in the country, Observatory Seoul Sky Tour at Lotte World Tower provides a brief description of the tower and a commemorative photo shoot.

◆ Schedule

Time Activity Description
13:30-14:30 Departure To Bongeunsa / Simple lunch provided on routes
14:30-15:10 Temple life Pilgrimage & Tea
15:100-15:30 Cham-Seon meditation
15:30-16:00 Torticollis
16:00-16:30 On route To Lotte World Tower
16:30-16:40 Gather at Lotte World Tower Divide into 2-3 groups
16:40-17:10 Seoul Sky Tour Tour and Free time
17:10-18:00 Return Back to hotel or Free time
97, Tongil-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Korea