4 Night Rest and Relax in Seoul
4 Night Rest and Relax in Seoul Ref: 4SKSR
4 nights MayPlace Hotel or similar 3* or similar, Seoul
1 x Superior Double/Twin Room
American Breakfast daily (Buffet breakfast will be provided if the hotel has buffet breakfast).
Upon arrival at Incheon Airport, you will be met by your driver and transferred to the hotel by car. During the transfer, your driver will answer any questions you may have, as well as inform you of the time and meeting place for the tour in the following days.
Check-in time after 15:00pm (early check-in is not included). After check-in, you can enjoy the hotel’s amenities or take a walk nearby and maybe taste the local cuisine or enjoy some Seoul shopping. The remainder of the day is at leisure for you to explore on your own.
After breakfast at your hotel, your English speaking guide will meet you in the lobby and will accompany you on your tour.
Your tour begins with a visit of the Gyeongbokgung Royal Palace, which is the first of five Palaces built during the Joseon Dynasty. You will see the Changing of the Royal Guard Ceremonies, which is performed daily and will introduce you the era of Korean Emperors.
When our tour of the Palace if finished, your guide will take you to the unique area and the ideal place to buy souvenirs, Insadong Antique Street, where you will have some free time to enjoy the local food and maybe purchase some souvenirs as a memory of your travel or as a gift to your loved ones.
After your visit to Insadong Street, we visit the Johyesa Temple. As the main Temple as well as the district head Temple of Jogye order in Seoul, Jogyesa Temple is the centre of Korean Buddhism. The Temple was built in the late 14th Century during the Goryeo period and was once turned into ashes due to fire and was rebuilt under the name of Gackhwangsa Temple in 1910 with the effort of many respectful monks, namely Han Yong-un and Lee Hee-gwang. The Temple was given a role as the head Temple of Korea’s Buddhism and renamed to Tegosa Temple in 1936. In 1954, a purification drive took place to eliminate Japanese influence and revive traditional Buddhism, which established the present day Jogyesa Temple as a result. At the end of the tour you will return back to your hotel.
After the tour, transfer on your own back to your hotel.
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Today is free at leisure for you to relax at your hotel, shop or explore on your own.
After breakfast at the hotel, today is another free day at leisure to see the sites or to take in an optional excursion.
After breakfast, your driver will meet you in the hotel lobby and transfer you to the airport for your onward journey.
Tmark Grand Hotel Myeongdong 4* or similar, Seoul
1 x Standard Room with American Breakfast daily included.
Please Note: Please check table below for correct pricing!
- Gyeongbokgung Royal Palace.
- Insadong Antique Street.
- Jogyesa Temple.
Prices From: AUD $725.00 per person (Based on 8 Passengers Twin/Double Share)
|Hotel Name:||8 Pax From:||6 Pax From:|
| MayPlace Hotel 3* (Below)
||AUD $725.00||AUD $775.00|
| Tmark Grand Hotel
Myeongdong, Seoul 4*
|AUD $859.00||AUD $885.00|
* Local City Tax included. Prices and availability subject to seasonality.