DMZ Insight Tour

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  • Time 08:00-13:30 Number of persons 2
    Itinerary
    President Hotel → Imjingak Park → Paju Provence → Amethyst or Ginseng Center → Statue of Choi Kyu-shik, a police officer → Myeongdong Sending
  • KRW 55,000
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Why Cosmojin

Welcome to Cosmojin. Thanks for your interest and support for our service.

Cosmojin travel has run Seoul daily city tour for more than 15 years. We developed the most attractive tour packages for visitors and will continue to create new programs to meet international traveler’s need.

We help you to plan your own Seoul city tour with well-prepared theme and organized time table. You will find the most convenient way to enjoy Seoul with Cosmojin.

We hire the best tour guides with good service experience especially for foreigners and they all get great feedbacks from the customers. They are all proud of what they do for visitors to make your every corner of visits memorable and meaningful.

Transportation is another important things define travel quality. We provides brand new and clean cars with reasonable price for various tour packages.

There is Korean saying "Even a chance meeting is due to the Karma in a previous life." We will serve you as our family and friend as we want you to remember the time with us as a great memory. There are so much fun in Seoul and we cannot wait to introduce all of them. It does not matter morning, afternoon or late night. You will be surprised what you can enjoy in every second. We look forward to meeting you soon. You will enjoy guided tour with interesting secret and meaningful information that you cannot find elsewhere. Aren’t you excited about the best guide, the best customer, the best place and the best tour course?

Tour Highlights

▶ Imjingak Pyeonghwa Nuri Park
▶ Paju Provence (View of North Korea)
▶ Statue of Choi Kyu-shik, a police officer (The Kim Shin-jo Incident in the Korean War)

What You Can Expect

▶ Professional English Tour Guide

Information

"The story of the world's only divided country 'South' and 'North'

Imjingak was built in 1972 for displaced North Koreans, and you can feel the past and present caused by the Korean War and the national conflict, such as Mangbaedan, Pyeonghwajong (Peace Bell), Girls' statue, and Steam locomotive at Jangdan Station in Gyeongseon.

Paju Provence Village is very close to North Korea and has a beautiful cafe and store.
It's a trenddy place.
We can take some time to find out about North Korea's infiltration into the South that happened after the division of the peninsula. "

Tour Included

English Tour Guide, Transportation & Driver

Pick-up & Sending Service

1. Pick up is President Hotel, 1st floor, in the lobby (Pick up service at your hotel is available with an additional charge of KRW 10,000 per person)
2. Tour ends in Myeongdong. (Drop-off service back to your hotel is available with an additional charge of KRW 10,000 per person)
3. Pick up at main hotels is available within Seoul Center (4 gates) with 10,000 KRW per person extra.
Depending on the location, extra fee may be added.

Payment / Cancelation

1. Cancel by 18:00 one day before the scheduled tour: 100% REFUND
2. Cancel after 18:00 one day before the tour date: cancellation fee of 100% of the tour cost.
3. Cancel at or after the tour begins or no-show: NO REFUND

Note

1. Guest need to make a reservation until the day before the tour date.
2. On the tour date Please bring the passport.

LIABLITY INSURANCE (CLAIMS-MAKD BASIS). 
Cosmojin is registered in liability insurance corresponding KRW 300,000,000 for travel business license.

- The customers are not registered for accident insurance covering the medical expenses in case of accidents happening on the day of the event, so please check beforehand with the tour guide if customers are registered with travel insurance from homeland.

- Please refer to the special terms and conditions on the website for insurance coverage.

Course

  • President Hotel
    The President Hotel has two advantages that will make your stay in Seoul more enjoyable - comfort and convenience.
    The hotel is located in the heart of the downtown' City Hall area' Seoul's vibrant centre for business. Convenient transportation is available through the hotel's shuttle service and through the city's extensive public transportation system.
    These provide quick access to downtown offices and shops. Inchon International airport is 1 hour 50 minutes away by car and a shorter time by subway).
    Duksu Palace and the National Museum are accessible in a 10~20 minute walk- Address : 188-3' 1 Ga' Eulji-ro' Jung-gu' Seoul' Korea
    - Homepage : www.hotelpresident.co.kr
    - Tel : +82-2-753-3131
    - Fax: +82-2-752-7417
  • Imjingak Park

    Imjingak, located 7 km from the Military Demarcation Line, is now at the forefront of tourism related to the Korean War. It was built in 1972 with the hope that someday unification would be possible. Three-storied Imjingak is surrounded by several monuments, Unification Park and North Korea Center.

    400 kinds of photos and documents showing the stark reality of North Korea are displayed in the North Korea Center of Unification Board. Outside Imjingak, there are 12 kinds of tanks and crafts on display that were used during the war.

    Mangbaedan Alter, which stands opposite of Imjingak, is famous for the place where people from North Korea visit and perform ancestral rites by bowing toward their hometown every New Year's Day and Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving). The Bridge of the Freedom, South Koreans crossed when they came back to their mother country from North Korea, stands behind Mangbaedan Alter.

    In front of Imjingak is the Gyeongui Train Line which was destroyed during the Korean War in 1950. It has been under construction since 2000. Every year many events for unification are held at Imjingak. Imjingak is now one of the famous tourist spots for foreigners in Gyeonggi-do because it is possible to visit without going through any security check points

  • Paju Provence

    Paju, which is a 50-minute drive from Seoul, is a popular tourist destination nearby.

    There are various attractions, such as Heyri Village, Imjingak Peace Nuri Park, Galilee Farmland and the Forest of Wisdom and more, but among them, Provence Village is a must-visit course of Paju as you can experience the feeling of walking through an art village of Southern France.

    It is close to Odusan Observation Deck, where you can see the North Korean view.

  • Amethyst or Ginseng Center

    The colour of Amethyst is as unique as it is seductive, though in fact this gemstone of all gemstones is said to protect its wearer against seduction. Korean Amethyst is extravagance in violet since it has been formed from granite stone base since 5000 years. Moses described it as a symbol of the Spirit of God in the official robes of the High Priest of the Jews, and the Russian Empress Catherine the Great sent thousands of miners into the Urals to look for it. It was said to protect crops against tempests and locusts, bring good fortune in war and in the hunt, drive out evil spirits and inspire the intellect. 

    Ginseng is renowned for its effectiveness as a great healer for living ever so young.
    Especially if you eat ginseng when you lose your energy, it really helps to regain energy.
    Korea is acknowledged by the world because of the quality of ginseng as if it is the birthplace of ginseng.
    You can experience various kinds of ginseng products like gingersnap, extract, ginseng preserved in honey, and other great quality of products made in Korea.

  • Statue of Choi Kyu-shik, a police officer

    The statue was built on 21st October 1969 by the Ministry of Internal Affairs to commemorate Choi Kyu-sik (a police Superintendent General, head of Jongno Police Station), who was killed in a bullet shot by the armed forces at the time of the 1_21 armed invasion in 1968 (aka Kim Shin-jo incident).

  • Myeongdong Sending
    Myeong-dong Street is a one kilometer area from Myeong-dong Station to Euljiro and Lotte Department Store. Myeong-dong is the busiest region in Seoul and is the leader in Korean fashion trends. Not only will you find large shopping malls and famous brand name shops where you can find clothing and shoes, but fast food chains, cozy cafes and specialty restaurants fill the alleys.

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