TOUR - 15 : World Cultural Heritage Full Day Tour
RESERVATION
TOUR
TOUR-15
DURATION
09:00 ~ 17:30
DATE
Available on Wednesday ~ Sunday
PRICE

KRW 115,000 p/p (min. 2 person)

KRW 105,000 p/p (more than 3 person)
KRW   90,000 p/p (more than 5 person)

Child (age 4~10) : KRW 80,000 p/p

INCLUDED
Tour guide, Transportation, Admission fee, Lunch
ITINERARY

Hotel - Suwon Hwaseong Fortress - Hwaseong Trolley - Hanggung Palace - Lunch -

Changdeokgung Palace - Jongmyo - Korean Ginseng / Amethysts Center - Hotel

NOTE

** Hwaseong Trolley might be cancelled by the weather condition or long waiting line.

** Changdeokgung Palace is closed on Mondays.
** Jongmyo is closed on Tuesdays.
** Visiting order would be changed due to the daily traffic conditions.

Information of Tourist Attraction












Suwon Hwaseong Fortress
Suwon is where the grave of crownprince Sado -father of king Jeongjo- lies. King Jeongjo wanted to move the capital to Suwon, in order to stay close to his father. To realize it, he started to build a planned city there -which today became Suwon. Suwon Hwaseong fortress is a fortress protecting the city of Suwon. In building the fortress, new technologies are applied, invented by Jeong Yak-yong. Suwon Hwaseong fortress is listed as UNESCO World Heritage in 1997. Suwon temporary palace is also famous with the fortress.
Changdeokgung Palace
It is famous for its beautiful feature. It is recorded as UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in 1997 for having its beautiful appearance of that time. Changdeokgung Palace was the second royal villa built following the construction of Gyeongbokgung Palace in 1405. It was the principal palace for many of the Joseon kings and is the most well-preserved of the five remaining royal Joseon palaces. The palace grounds are comprised of a public palace area, a royal family residence building, and the rear garden. Known as a place of rest for the kings, the rear garden boasts a gigantic tree that is over 300 years old, a small pond, and a pavilion.
Jongmyo
It is a memorial place for the old kings and queens of Joseon dynasty. In the Joseon dynasty, King held memorial ceremonies five times round the year. Royal ancestral rites music was played during the ceremony. It is solemn, considering for its memorial purpose. Jongmyo and the Royal ancestral rites music was recorded as UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in 2001.