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Luxury Tailor Made Travel

Tailor Made South Korea: Culture & Cuisine

6 days from $9,495 per person

Private Journey

Travel with your private party on this Luxury Tailor Made Journey, departing when you choose and with expert local guides leading the way; you can even customize the itinerary to your interests.

Discover the vibrant history, culture and culinary wonders of South Korea on an independent journey. Visit the Korean Demilitarized Zone, learn to cook local dishes, savor a rejuvenating beauty treatment and try out some K-pop dance moves in Seoul.

A&K Advantages

  • Explore fascinating South Korea on a six-day journey, staying in luxurious, centrally located accommodations in Seoul and Busan
  • Discover Seoul’s rich history, paying visits to Gyeongbokgung Palace, navigating the narrow alleys of the Insadong neighborhood, and exploring Bukchon Hanok Village before visiting the N Seoul Tower.
  • Pamper yourself with a traditional facial at a premier Korean beauty spa
  • Immerse yourself in South Korea’s trendy K-pop scene when you learn dance moves alongside experienced dancers
  • Pay a mindful visit to a tea therapist, who selects and prepares an herbal tea just for you
  • Attend a hands-on Korean cooking class, preparing authentic dishes such as bulgogi, seafood pancakes or bibimbap alongside a professional chef
  • Wander through the quirky, colorful Gamcheon Culture Village and stroll through the world-famous Jagalchi Fish Market in Busan
  • Visit the DMZ, the world’s most heavily armed border, for a peek into politically isolated North Korea
  • Take a day trip to Gyeongju to see Bulguska Temple and Seokuram Grotto, both UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Time your visit to coincide with the annual cherry blossom bloom

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Seoul, South Korea
Day 2
Seoul | Dazzling Capital
Day 3
Seoul | The World’s Most Fortified Border
Day 4
Busan | Picturesque Port City
Day 5
Gyeongju & Busan | Korea’s Dynastic History Revealed
Day 6
Depart Seoul

Jan–Dec; Priced from $9,495

Prices are per person, double occupancy for the itinerary as published for 2023 travel, and subject to availability.

Pricing reflects A&K's recommended months of travel of this itinerary. Supplements may apply over holiday periods, festivals, special events and due to high demand. International air not included.

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