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Mt Bukhan Hike with Korean Style Spa
"After hotel pickup in the morning you’re driven to nearby Bukhansan National Park a region abundant with granite peaks gorges and more than 100 Buddhist temples. Once your experienced guide chooses the route based on the group’s ability and preferences set out on your hike along Bukhansan or Mt Bukhan
From $128.00
 
Private Hike at Bukhansan Mountain Including Lunch and Korean Sauna Experience
"Your private tour starts with pickup from your hotel at around 9am where you will head to Bukhansan mountain to start your 3 hour hike.Bukhansan mountain is situated on the northern periphery of South Korea. It was designated as the 15th nat it is a popular place for hiking and rock climbing. The mountain is 78.45km wide composed of six districts and extends out into the Gyeonggi-do Province. If you enjoy hiking Bukhansan is the best place in Seoul for this activity. See the beautiful vivid autumn leaves in the fall or the cherry blossoms in the Spring. No matter what season you are coming you will enjoy your hike and appreciate the different sceneries.The most famous attraction is the Bukhansanseong Fortress built along the mountain’s ridges. It was built with a wall stretching on 8500 meters specifically designed to stop a foreign invasion. It is one of the representative mountain fortresses of the Joseon Era. Other nearby attractions include the Sangunsa Temple which was built by the monk Won-Hyo
From $169.00
 
Royal Palace Morning Small-Group Tour
"Be picked up from your hotel for this small-group Seoul tour. On your way to see the first attraction from your itinerary you will pass by Deoksugung Palace. This tour starts at Cheonggyecheon stream an 11-kilometr (7-mile) long modern public recreation space in downtown Seoul. In July 2003 then-Seoul mayor Lee Myung-bak initiated a project to remove the elevated highway and restore the stream. It was a major undertaking as not only did the highway have to be removed but as years of neglect and development had left the stream nearly totally dry. One of the goals of the project were to restore the history and culture of the region which had been lost for 30 years
From $35.00

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Eternal Life Monument

Following the death of the Great Leader, Kim Il-sung, in 1994 and his subsequent elevation to the role of Eternal President of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea his son and successor, Kim...
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Armistice Agreement Signing Hall – Peace Museum

With the signing of an Armistice Agreement in 1953 Korean War hostilities came to an end and former combatants commenced negotiations to bring about a peace agreement to formally end the Korean War, a...
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Koryo Museum

The Songyngwan was founded in 992 as the Kukjagam, an educational institute for the civil service of the Koryo dyanasty, and was renamed Songyungwan in 1308. Under the Ri dynasty it was used for...
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Pohyon Temple

The Pohyon Temple is one of the five large temples of Korea and was built in 1042 during the Koryo dynasty. The temple complex covers an area of about 50,000 square metres. Half of the original 24...
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Chonsangri Cooperative Farm

This wall shows all the dates that Kim Il Sung visited this farm - 89 times in total to offer his special 'expertise'. We asked the guide, who was showing us around, what valuable contribution had he...
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Tower of the Juche Idea

The Juche Tower stands on the eastern side of the river, immediately opposite Kim Il Sung Square. It was built in 1982 to coincide with Kim Il Sung's 70th birthday and to celebrate the philosophy of...
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Universal free education is a trademark of most socialist countries and North Korea is no exception in this regard. Free Pre-school, primary, secondary and higher level education is offered to all....
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Joint Security Area

The Joint Security Area (JSA) is the only portion of the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) where South and North Korean forces stand face-to-face. It is often called the "Truce Village" in both the...
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Tomb of King Kongmin

Although North Korea is an ancient country with roots going back 4000 years tourists have very little opportunity to see or hear about anything pre-dating the Japanese occupation of the country in the...
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Mt Myohyang

The beautiful mountainous Mt Myohyang area, about160kms to the northeast of Pyongyang, rises almost 2,000 metres above sea level and was declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO in 2009. We were...
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West Sea Barrage and Museum

The 8km long, $4billion, West Sea Barrage across the mouth of the Taedong River was completed in 1986 to manage water levels in the Taedong River and alleviate irrigation and drinking water problems...
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USS Pueblo

The USS Pueblo, is an 850 ton US spy boat that was captured by the North Koreans off Wonsan in 1968, together with its Captain Lloyd M Bucher and 82 crew members. It is now moored on the Pothong River...
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North Korean flower shows are not quite the same as flower shows elsewhere. Well, that’s not really a surprise as nothing is quite the same in North Korea. We were lucky enough to be able to visit...
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