Gangwon 4days & Wellness Holiday

About

Grasp the real image of Korea during this 4-day, exploration of the cuisine, history, and scenery of the country’s Gangwon region. Explore Korea’s breathtaking natural beauty and intriguing spiritual history during 4 days spent discovering the country with a knowledgeable guide.

Why this tour?

  • Guaranteed departure minimum 4 person
  • All-Inclusive Escorted Tour
  • No Shopping & No Optional Tour

TOUR SCHEDULES

[DAY 1: Seoul-Chuncheon-Gangneung]

This morning, we plan to visit Nami Island, a famous tourist spot near Seoul. Upon arrival in Chuncheon, we will take a 10-minute boat ride to Nami Island, well-known as the filming location for “Winter Sonata.” Enjoy the iconic Metasequoia Lane and the Path of Pine Trees on Nami Island!

For lunch, we will have the renowned local dish, ‘Dakgalbi,’ in Chuncheon. After a lunch break, we will travel for about 2 hours to reach Gangneung – the location of Haslla Art World. Haslla Art World is a comprehensive art space in Gangneung, famous for the harmonious coexistence of nature, people, and art. You will experience a rich artistic journey with continuous performances and exhibitions featuring domestic and international artists, showcasing a variety of art pieces.

After enjoying the distinct charms of Chuncheon and Gangneung, we’ll settle into our hotel in Gangneung for an overnight stay.

[ Meal – B : X  /  L : O / D : O ]

▶Acc. SKYBAY HOTEL GYEONGPO or similar

[DAY 2: Gangneung – Pyeongchang]

Our destination today is Ojukheon & Gangneung Money Museum. Ojukheon is a famous historical site related to the prominent figure, Yi I, printed on the 5,000 Korean won bill. Explore the history of Korea as you visit this significant site. Next, we will move to the Currency Museum to delve into the history of Korean currency and enjoy various experience!

After enjoying a lunch featuring the famous Gangneung dish ‘tofu,’ we will head to Anmok Beach. Known for its café street, you will have some free time here. Relax at a seaside café and enjoy a leisurely cup of coffee!

Moving on to Pyeongchang, we will visit Daegwallyeong Sheep Ranch, known as the Alps of Korea. Experience the fascinating sight of sheep grazing in the meadows, offering a delightful experience throughout the seasons.

Our final destination is the Balwangsan Cable Car. Take an 18-minute cable car ride to reach the summit’s Skywalk. Upon reaching the Skywalk, we can behold the breathtaking panoramic view of Mount Balwangsan at a glance! Concluding our activities, we’ll be checking in at our Pyeongchang hotel for an overnight stay.

[ Meal – B : O  /  L : O  / D : O ]

▶Acc. Intercontinental Pyeongchang or similar

[DAY 3: Pyeongchang – Wonju]

In the morning, we’ll begin our day with a visit to Pyeongchang. Our first destination today is Mt. Odaesan, boasting an elevation of 1,565.3 meters, making it one of the highest peaks in South Korea. Upon arrival you will experience Conversation over tea with a Monk at Woljeongsa Temple. The combination of the mountain and valleys on both sides creates beautiful scenery. As the final activity at Mount Odaesan, we will have a special experience of making ‘yeomju’ by stringing together 108 beads!

After lunch, we’ll visit Sogeumsan Suspension Bridge. Stretching 200m in length, towering 100m in height, and with a width of 1.5m, it boasts the title of being the longest and tallest suspension bridge in Korea. Capture a breathtaking moment with a stunning photo on this impressive bridge.

As the final agenda for the third day, we will experience Korean market culture by visiting the Jungang & Maze Art Market. Here, we can explore local foods and various items being sold, immersing ourselves in the vibrant market atmosphere. Following dinner, we’ll stay overnight at a hotel in Wonju.

[ Meal – B : O  /  L : O  / D : O ]

▶Acc. Inter Burgo Wonju Hotel or similar

[DAY 4: Wonju – Seoul]

Upon waking up in Wonju, we will prepare to visit Museum San, where various sculptures and architectural pieces are exhibited. Take a break and enjoy the beautiful scenery at the Museum San’s terrace cafe, where the harmony of mountains and water creates a breathtaking view.

After lunch, our return to Seoul is scheduled for around 19:00.

[ Meal – B : O  /  L : O  / D : X ]

[DAY 4: Pyeongchang – Yangyang – Seoul]

Upon waking up in Pyeongchang, we’ll prepare for a visit to the Ski Jump Tower Observatory via monorail, a landmark from the Olympic Winter Games
Pyeongchang 2018. Take delight in the panoramic views from the Sky Lounge and enjoy some leisure time with the option to purchase coffee or tea at your own expense.

Next, we’ll journey to Yangyang for a brief hike at Jujeongol of Mt. Seorak, renowned for its breathtaking fall colors and remarkable valley and rock formations. After the hike, we’ll relish lunch at a local restaurant.

Our return to Seoul is scheduled for around 18:00.

[ Meal – B : O  /  L : O  / D : X ]

Drop off service is available at Amid Hotel Seoul (Amid Hotel Insadong Seoul)

※ The itinerary is subject to change due to the local,traffic,weather conditions without notice.

inclusions & exclusions

Departure

Every Wednesday from Seoul (Guaranteed departure minimum 4 person)

Departure Time

AM 09:00

Return Time

PM 18:00

Included

Excluded

Photos

[ Nami Island ]
[ Ojukheon & Gangneung Money Museum ]
[ Anmok Beach ]
[ Daegwallyeong Sheep Ranch ]
[ Mt. Odaesan ]
[ Sogeumsan Suspension Bridge ]
[ Sogeumsan Suspension Bridge ]
[ Maze Art Wonju Jungang Market ]
[ Museum San ]

Additional Info

  • This price is based on U.S. dollars.
  • This is a join-in group tour. Please be advised that people from all over the world may join this tour.
  • Only 1 luggage per person is acceptable.
  • For additional tour or domestic flights, please ask us separately.

Cancellation policy

  • Cancelations received prior to 31 days before departure will not incur charges.
  • For cancellations received 30-11 days before departure 50% of the total tour cost will be lost.
  • For cancellations received less than 10 days prior to departure the full tour cost will be lost.