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Private Full Day Tour to Mt Seorak and East Sea

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US$ 64.50
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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Seoraksan National Park, Sokcho, Gangwon-do South Korea

    Also referred to as Seolsan and Seolbongsan, the mountain was named Seorak ('Seol' meaning 'snow' and 'Ak' meaning 'big mountain') because the snow would not melt for a long time keeping the rocks in a permanent state of white.

    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Gwongeumseong Fortress, Seorak-dong, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 217-120 South Korea

    Gwongeumseong Fortress is the site of a castle ruins located on Seoraksan Mountain, and it is also known as Mt. Onggeumsan Castle, or Toto Castle. It is located on the steep Dolsan Mountain of Seoraksan Sogongwon area.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Sinheungsa Temple, 170, Seorak-dong, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 217-120 South Korea

    On the path to Sinheungsa, there is a great bronze statue called Bronze Jwabul Statue, which is well over 10 meters high. Just beyond the statue, which is on a granite terrace, there is a bridge to the right called Hyeonsugyo, which was newly built for crossing the ravine.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Sokcho Lighthouse Observatory, 8-28, Yeonggeumjeong-ro 5-gil, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 24811 South Korea

    The Sockcho Lighthouse Observatory provides fantastic views of the nearby Seoraksan Mountain, East Sea and Sokcho area.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Abai Village, 122, Cheongho-ro, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 24884 South Korea

    The village of Cheongho-dong is now the hometown to many people of North Korean ancestry and is commonly referred to as ‘Abai village.’

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sokcho Jungang Market, Jungang-dong, Sokcho, Gangwon-do South Korea

    Having recently changed its name to Tourist & Fishery Market (formerly Jungang Market), this market was opened in 1982, and is comprised of around 450 stores

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    At your hotel in central Seoul / Please let us know your hotel name and address.
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    At your hotel or your desired place in central Seoul.
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Professional guide
    • Private tour
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Entrance fees (Mt. Seorak : Krw 13,500 Abai Village by ferry : Krw 400)
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch (up to your choice by guide's recommendation and assistance)
    • Gratuities (Totally up to your satisfaction - No compulsory)
    • Entry/Admission - Seoraksan National Park
    • Entry/Admission - Gwongeumseong Fortress
    • Entry/Admission - Sinheungsa Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Abai Village
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Fantastic day out with our guide Mr Tommy Lee. He's informative and cheerful. He also took the initiative to help us take photos and carried our outer wear as we huffed and puffed up the trail to Ulsawani rock. We only went to Mt Seorak...More

    1  Thank shally t
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Tommy was friendly and on time, He choose perfect seafood at Sokcho and very helpful to take nice picture by Tommy's camera.

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank yacobchi7513
    Reviewed 22 July 2019 via mobile

    Hoon (Antonio) Son Was the best! Must request him! Kind, knowledgeable and full of information. Non- touristy and very authentic feel of tour. Great local lunch and beach area too! Would go again or tour with him :)

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Olivia H
    Reviewed 19 June 2019

    My wife and I booked this trip through Viator.com, and could not have been more pleased with how the day went. Soon after making the reservation, we were contacted by the agency, and told that our guide, Andrew, would meet us in our hotel at...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    2  Thank LunarLandy
    Reviewed 14 June 2019

    Antonio was a truly friendly and gentle guide. He was on time and already waiting for us at our accomodation in the morning. He greeted us with a warm smile and made us feel comfortable. Unfortunately, it was raining almost the whole day of our...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
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    15 August 2019|
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    Response from ReneLow | Reviewed this property |
    My family took a 1-day private tour to Mt Seorak and East Sea. Departed 8 am from Seoul. First stop at Mt Seorak National Park. Then drove to Sokcho where we visited the Lighthouse observatory, Abai village and Fish Market... More
    28 July 2019|
    Response from wonder p | Property representative |
    Due to the unknown system error, your inquiry was not sent to tour provider, we are very sorry about that. Since it is private tour, you can adjust a bit of tour itinerary. and entrance fees are all extra cost.
    28 July 2019|
    Response from wonder p | Property representative |
    Due to the unknown system error, your inquiry was not sent to tour provider properly. Yes tour is available on Oct. 23rd or 24th and one year old bay is free of charge. Since this tour is totally private, itinerary is... More
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    • Languages Offered: English
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