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Security Tour to DMZ & War Memorial of Korea

Pajucity
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Duration

8.5 hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

4 people

Languages

English

Overview

Experience about Korea’s divided history and reality of the present adversary confrontation, which provide a deeper understanding of Korea and the reality of adversary confrontation the DMZ tour.

South Korea is famous for its rapid modern technological advances and urbanization. It has shown tremendous economic development and is recognized as one of the countries that developed fastest out of the scrapped economy from war.

However, what you may not know is that the Korean War never officially ended, and the scars and tensions from that time still linger to this day.

During our tour, we’ll get a chance to experience the reality of national division and extant adversary confrontation with North Korea.

Highlights

  • 1. 3rd infiltration tunnel and Imjingak tour:
  • 1). Tour to Imjingak resort, which is the unique tourist site,as not only a popular attraction but also embodying of the wounds of the Korean War and division, The resort preserves the Freedom Bridge and Imjingang rail bridge from the Korean War to remind people of the past, along with a Memorial Hall, memorial monuments, and recreational areas.
  • 2). The tour takes 2.5 hours. First visit to 3rd infiltration tunnel and then goes to Dorasan Observatory, where we can look across village and city)
  • The tour takes 2.5 hours. First visit to 3rd infiltration tunnel and then goes to Dorasan Observatory, where we can look across village and city of North Korea.
  • 2. War Memorial Museum
  • The War Memorial of Korea exhibits and preserves materials related to the Korean War and serves as a national moral educational venue. It was established on June 10, 1994 by the War Memorial Service Korea Society to commemorate the noble sacrifice of patriotic martyrs. The museum houses approximately 33,000 artifacts with about 10,000 on display at indoor and outdoor exhibitions.
  • There are six separate indoor halls, including Expeditionary Forces Room, Patriotic Memorial Room, War History Room, 6·25 Korean War Room, Development Hall and Large Machinery Room. The outdoor exhibition showcases large-sized weapons. Visitors of all ages from children to adults can also participate in 20 various educational programs and diverse cultural events such as military music and honor guard events, drawing contest, cultural event and more. The character of War Memorial of Korea is ‘Mudori’ featuring a helmet symbolizing the protection of the nation and a bay leaf meaning peace.

Itinerary

Security tour to DMZ & War Memorial of Korea
Security tour to DMZ & War Memorial of Korea

07:30: Greetings and pick-up at hotel 07:30~08:30: Move to Imjingak, registering of tour to 3rd infiltration tunnel (Registering of tour to 3rd infiltration tunnel and Dorasan Observatory in DMZ with passport of tourist) 08:30~11:00: Tour to Imjingak resort 11:00~13:30: Tour to 3rd infiltration tunnel – Dorasan Observatory 13:30~14:30: Lunch (with Korean traditional food on the way to Seoul) 14:30~15:30: Move to War Memorial Museum 15:30~16:30: Tour to War Memorial Museum 17:00: Return to hotel

Included/Excluded

  • Guide fee, transportation
  • entrance, meal, drink

Tour's Location

Pajucity

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