DMZ Tour from Seoul Including Dora Observatory

6 hr

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The DMZ area has been closed to prevent spreading African Swine Fever, we will conduct the tour in an alternative schedule;
[Imjingak → Art Space BEAT 131 → Odusan Unification Observatory → War Memorial of Korea → Drop-off at City Hall or Myeongdong.]

The DMZ area is the closest district to North Korea. This 6-hour tour (including transfers) is primarily held in the Imjingak peace park where you can see the freedom bridge and Mangbaedan...
The DMZ area has been closed to prevent spreading African Swine Fever, we will conduct the tour in an alternative schedule;
[Imjingak → Art Space BEAT 131 → Odusan Unification Observatory → War Memorial of Korea → Drop-off at City Hall or Myeongdong.]

The DMZ area is the closest district to North Korea. This 6-hour tour (including transfers) is primarily held in the Imjingak peace park where you can see the freedom bridge and Mangbaedan.

Next, head to Dorasan station. Do not miss the souvenir stamp of the station! Then move to Dora observatory where you can take a glimpse look at North Korea. Depending on the weather, you might be able to see North Korea through a telescope at the Dora observatory.

The last stop will be the 3rd tunnel, which you will have the opportunity to enter the tunnel made by North Korean soldiers on foot.

If you are interested in learning about war history between North and South Korea, this tour is best for you.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary
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Stop At: Imjingak Pyeonghoa-Nuri Park, 481-1 Samok-ri, Munsan-eup, Paju, Gyeonggi-do South Korea

Imjingak Park, located 7 km from the Military Demarcation Line, is well known for its related to the Korean War. Imjingak was built in 1972 with the hope that someday unification would be possible. The three-storied Imjingak is surrounded by several monuments, Unification Park and North Korea Center.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: The Third Tunnel, Nosang-ri, Jangdan-myeon, Paju, Gyeonggi-do 10800 South Korea

The 3rd Tunnel was discovered by South Korea in 1978. It spans over 1,635m in length, 2m in width, and 2m in height and is located 52km from Seoul. It is estimated that approximately 30,000 soldiers could move through the tunnel per hour.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Dora Observatory, Jeomwon-ri, Gunnae-myeon, Paju, Gyeonggi-do 413-920 South Korea

From this Dora Observatory, you can overlook North Korea...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Imjingak Pyeonghoa-Nuri Park, 481-1 Samok-ri, Munsan-eup, Paju, Gyeonggi-do South Korea

Imjingak Park, located 7 km from the Military Demarcation Line, is well known for its related to the Korean War. Imjingak was built in 1972 with the hope that someday unification would be possible. The three-storied Imjingak is surrounded by several monuments, Unification Park and North Korea Center.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: The Third Tunnel, Nosang-ri, Jangdan-myeon, Paju, Gyeonggi-do 10800 South Korea

The 3rd Tunnel was discovered by South Korea in 1978. It spans over 1,635m in length, 2m in width, and 2m in height and is located 52km from Seoul. It is estimated that approximately 30,000 soldiers could move through the tunnel per hour.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Dora Observatory, Jeomwon-ri, Gunnae-myeon, Paju, Gyeonggi-do 413-920 South Korea

From this Dora Observatory, you can overlook North Korea and various locations including Gaeseong, Songaksan, Kim Il-Sung Statue, and Cooperation Farm (Geumamgol).

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dorasan Station, 307, Huimang-ro, Jangdan-myeon, Paju, Gyeonggi-do 10800 South Korea

Dorasan Station is the northernmost stop on South Korea's railway line. Located 56 km from Seoul and 205 km from Pyeongyang.

Duration: 20 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Entry/Admission - Dora Observatory
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach or minivan
  • No Shopping Center(Ginseng or Amethyst)
  • Drop-off at City Hall or Myeongdong
  • Pistol Shooting (if option is selected)
  • Professional local guide
  • Hotel pickup in downtown Seoul only(if option is selected)
  • Entry/Admission - The Third Tunnel
Not Included
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Lunch
Departure Point
Koreana Hotel, Myeong-dong, Seoul, South Korea

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Point: Hotel in central/downtown Seoul
Dates: Available everyday Except on Monday & National Holiday.
Return point: Drop off at City Hall or Myeongdong.

Return Details
1: Koreana Hotel, Myeong-dong, Seoul, South Korea
2: Myeong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Since the DMZ is operated by the military, the trip may be canceled without prior notice.
  • A pick-up service is available for centrally-located Seoul hotels. If your accommodation isn't in Seoul (for example, Incheon), you can choose whether to make your own way to Seoul or to pay the extra charge based on the distance traveled, on the day of your tour.
  • Hotel pickup is available for centrally-located Seoul hotels. If your hotel/guesthouse is behind alleys, our English guide will meet you in front of the nearest central hotel or nearest subway station.
  • All schedules are subject to change due to road conditions(roadworks, traffics etc.), weather conditions (storms, hurricanes, dense fog, heavy snow, etc.) and the government order, strike, and any other unforeseen reasons for the military reason such as military training, visiting higher level of military personnel etc. In this case, we reserve the right to cancel and/or alter any/all part of the itinerary which may result from circumstances beyond our control. We will do our utmost to improve that situation. However, we can NOT grant refunds. * Alternative itinerary Imjingak park > Art Space BEAT 131 > Odusan Unification Observatory > The war memorial of Korea > Dismissal at City Hall or Myeongdong.
  • This tour does not stop at any shopping centers like ginseng center or amethyst factory.
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • If you didn't receive confirmation email with a pick-up time, please contact us via email or calls.
  • For the pistol shooting, participants must over age 14.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • The DMZ area has been closed to prevent spreading African Swine Fever, we will conduct the tour in an alternative schedule; Ganghwa Peace Observatory → 6.25 Veterans Memorial Park → Imjingak → Art Space BEAT 131 → Drop-off at City Hall or Myeongdong (around 14:30 pm)
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.