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  1. South Korea
  2. Seoul
  3. Korean Demilitarized Zone

From Seoul: Cheorwon DMZ and Infiltration Tunnel Day Tour

Product ID: 229291
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Spend a full day exploring the Northeastern Park of Cheorwon’s Demilitarized Zone, the closest place in South Korea to North Korea. Learn about the Korean War, admire panoramic views around the park, and enjoy a traditional delicacy local lunch.
About this activity
Duration 11 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the Demilitarized Zone, the area between two of the most heavily armed frontiers
  • Learn more about the Korean War and the Cold War
  • Admire panoramic view of the DMZ in Cheorwon
  • Enjoy a typical Korean style lunch
Full description
The tour departs Seoul and heads to the first stop of the day, the Memorial Tower of Baengmagoji Battlefield and Memorial Museum. Learn about the Baengma Battlefield, which was one of the bloodiest battlefields in the Korean War and which gains its name from its appearance of a white horse lying down.

Continue on to Goseokjeong National Trust area, which is one of the most scenic destinations within Cheorwon. Admire the stunning landscapes that surround you and then enjoy a typical Korean Table D’hote for lunch, a traditional full course meal of small plates.

In the afternoon, arrive at Cheorwon’s Demilitarized Zone in the area of the 2nd Infiltration Tunnel, which was built but the North Koreans to invade South Korea. Learn about the Cheorwon Peace Observatory, Woljeong-ri Station and Cheorwon Korean Workers' Party headquarters, as you discover the fascinating history surrounding the area on a tour of the most iconic sites of the Korean War. The tour arrives back to Seoul between 6:30PM and 7:00PM at one of the selected drop-off points.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee
  • Lunch

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Meeting point
Important information
Know before you go
• The itinerary is subjected to traffic and weather conditions
• Please inform the tour operator if you will be bring along a baby stroller or wheelchair
• An infant is free of charge, no seat available
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Product ID: 229291