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  1. South Korea
  2. Seoul
  3. Korean Demilitarized Zone

DMZ Half- and Full-Day Tour with War Memorial of Korea

Product ID: 142011
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The Demilitarized Zone is a unique area where you can observe one country being divided into two. Experience the tension but hope for peace in Korea and learn about their history and future.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Your hotel in central Seoul (no service from the airport or cruise port). Pickup time varies from 7:10-8:10 AM (for morning tour) or 10:10-11:10 AM (for afternoon tour).
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Imjingak Park, Freedom Bridge and War Memorial Museum
  • Learn about the Korean War in 1950s and understand how it affected Korean people
Full description
Please note, the Korean Demilitarized Zone is temporarily closed due to African Swine Flu. This tour will take you to a part of the DMZ and War Memorial Museum to learn about Korean history.

Start the tour with pickup from your accommodation in Central Seoul and travel to Imjingak Park which takes just over an hour. Upon arrival at Imjingak Park, see Freedom Bridge and the old steam train, which shows the tragedy of the Korean War. While you are there, visit a memorial monument for the soldiers who died in the Korean War.

As you travel back to Seoul, listen to your guide share fascinating details about the tragic Korean War and how two the two Koreas became separated. Finally, the day wraps up at City Hall.
Includes
  • Pick-up from your hotel or subway station in Central Seoul
  • Transportation
  • Professional tour guide
  • Admission fee
What’s Not Included
  • Drop off back at your hotel
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with claustrophobia
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Sandals or flip flops
Know before you go
• The Korean Demilitarized Zone is temporarily closed due to African Swine Flu. During this time, the tour will visit Imjingak Park, Freedom Bridge and War Memorial Museum to learn about the Korean War
• Children must be accompanied by an adult. Baby fees are free, however, infant seats are not provided
• This tour is not available for participants with a wheelchair or walker
• It is not recommended that pregnant women or participants with a serious medical condition join this tour
• Participants must follow the tour guide's instructions at all times
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.5 / 5
based on 300 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.7/5
Organization
4.6/5
Value for money
4.4/5
Safety
4.8/5

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Product ID: 142011