Golden Route Of Korea

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3 Based on 2 Reviews
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 8-95 yrs
  • max group size 22
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-39813
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Seoul, South Korea
  • Ends Seoul, South Korea
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Enjoy the panoramic view of Seoul and surrounding areas from the N Seoul Tower
  • Find new flavours at Korea’s largest seafood market in Busan
  • Discover Asia’s oldest existing astronomical observatory in Gyeongju
  • Visit Mt. Seorak, the most popular mountain in the Taebaek Mountain range
  • Dive into the beauty of the famous Chiaksan National Park in Wonju
Start and end in Seoul, the "Golden Route Of Korea" trip is a guided explorer trip that takes 8 days. You will travel through Gwangju, Seoul and Gyeongju in South Korea. "Golden Route Of Korea" is a group trip which includes accommodation in hotels, meals and others.

During this journey, tour in the bustling, futuristic capital city Seoul & scout your way into the fine traditions and the ancient views. Then visit Jeonju, a true foodie paradise, so beloved for its cuisine that it’s been deemed by UNESCO as a Creative City for Gastronomy. Later, travel to the energetic port-city of Busan where you can discover the largest seafood market, reenergize near the seaside temples and enjoy the beautiful beaches. Continue to Gyeongju, the ancient capital city teeming with rich history & wonders. Located in Gangwon-do, South Korea, Wonju is home to an impressive selection of attractions and experiences, making it well worth a visit before ending your journey back in Seoul.
  • Day 1: Seoul (arrival)
  • Day 2: Seoul
  • Day 3: Seoul – Gongju – Buyeo - Jeonju
  • Day 4: Jeonju – Gwangju – Suncheon - Yeosu
  • Day 5: Yeosu – Jinju – Busan – Gyeongju
  • Day 6: Gyeongju – Andong – Pyeongchang
  • Day 7: Pyeongchang – Mt. Sorak – Seoul
  • Day 8: Seoul – (departure)
  • 07 Nights’ accommodation at listed superior hotels or similar
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • All Arrival and departure airport transfers
  • All transportation in AC deluxe vehicles
  • Services of English-speaking guide during the sightseeing tour
  • All sightseeing as per the detailed itinerary
  • All local applicable taxes
  • All entrance fees as per the detailed itinerary
  • Items of a personal natures, tips & gratuities
  • Visa fees, if applicable
  • Items not mentioned as being included
3 - Average
Based on 2 reviews
  • Karen Song
  • From USA
  • On Apr 16 2023
3 - Average
Korea in a week
For the price, it was adequate. The hotels outside Seoul were nice and most sights were fun but at times felt rushed and not much time for shopping & eating.
  • Catherine Greene
  • From USA
  • On Apr 02 2023
3 - Average
Korea in a nutshell
Overall, trip was a nice snapshot of South Korea, but felt very rushed in most locations.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Golden Route Of Korea tour. You can cancel the tour up to 78 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 77 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 07 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 07 August 2024, a deposit of 30% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 77 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Golden Route Of Korea tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Golden Route Of Korea tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.


All children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum age for children on escorted tours is 8. Minimum age on Safaris is 12. Minimum age for game drives in Kruger National Park (South Africa) is 12. Minimum age for Uganda programs is 15.Please note that many countries have adopted practices to prevent international abductions of children. If a person under the age of 18 years will be travelling with an adult other than his/her parents, or with only one parent, a notarized letter, granting authorization to travel, including the dates of travel should be carried.

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