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Morning DMZ-Infiltration Tunnel Tour with North Korean Defector

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President Hotel
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    Cosmo. Jin Tour - Day Tours
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    Since 1953, Korea has been divided into two separate countries, now known as South and North Korea. North Korea has become a more of closed off country with widespread poverty and ever- lasting dictatorship while South Korea has been continuously developing as one of the leading countries economically, sharing its culture with the rest of the world. The DMZ area is the only place that you can see the reality of the most divided nations in the world. This tour includes an entry to the most tensed military zone in the world, tour guides who are designated and certified by Korean Army, shuttle bus, and entrance fees to venue that help you explore and understand the history of war and the current situations between these two countries whilst other so called “Big Dogs” have very close eyes on the Korean Peninsula. You will also appreciate the fact that our North Korean defector will give you vivid information on North Korea that you would’ve never heard before, and get a chance to ask questions you would always want to ask when facing a real North Korean. They will also let you know the difference living in both South and North Korea in which might shock you and appreciate what you have around you. The most visited and richly educative places within this DMZ tour include the Third Tunnel Experience, which was designed to invade South Korea by tanks, the observatory where you can view North Korean residents, the War History Pavilion, and Imjingak. Itinerary 08:10 AM to 14:30 PM Pick up President Hotel, or your Hotel (in Seoul Center only) - Imjingak Park - ID check at Unification Bridge - DMZ theater & exhibition hall - The 3rd Tunnel - Dora Observatory - Dorasan Station - Q&A with NK Defector - Amethyst or Ginseng Center - Drop off at Myeongdong (around 14:30 PM)
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Euljiro 1(il)-ga
Euljiro 1(il)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Departure Point
President Hotel, 16 Eulji-ro, Euljiro 1(il)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
8:10 AM
Duration
8h
Return Details
Euljiro 1(il)-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Inclusions
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Transportation
  • Hotel pickup (in Seoul / Optional)
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  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel drop-off
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Sneakers are required for your safety
  • Every tourist must travel on the authorized bus and follow the time photo regulation
  • If there’s an unannounced military training or official event in the DMZ, the tour will be replaced with a tour of Tomorrow's Whistle-Bunker Beat 131-Odusan Unification Tower-The War memorial of Korea
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 90 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Great organization from the admin staff all the way to the tour guide and drivers. The dmz was closed because of the swine flu but the alternative tour was actually amazing. You get a better view into North Korea from the NLL and it was fascinating to also hear from a North
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Response from CosmojinTeam, Public Relations Manager at Morning DMZ-Infiltration Tunnel Tour with North Korean Defector
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Nel Warm Greeting from Cosmojin Travel Agency. Thank you so much for taking the time to write your feedback ! We are delighted that you enjoyed the NLL tour & talking to the North Korean Defector ! Thank you for choosing Cosmojin Travel Agency. We hope you will come back to Korea ~ Best regards, Cosmojin Travel Agency
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Han our tour guide was excellent. Really knew his brief well with lots of good anecdotes. JSA is currently closed, but the rest of it is fascinating. The visit down the tunnel was amazing but you need reasonable fitness
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Response from CosmojinTeam, General Manager at Morning DMZ-Infiltration Tunnel Tour with North Korean Defector
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Guest Warm Greeting from Cosmojin Travel Agency. Thank you for your feedback ! We are delighted that you enjoyed your tour and our guide Mr. Han. Mr. Han is a very knowledgeable guide who loves his job. The 3rd tunnel demands a little bit of fitness on the way back, good shoes are always recommended to wear. We hope you will come back another time to visit the JSA ! Have a great day
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With his intercultural background of a really long marketing career at LG is SP (Special presenter 😉) an amazing tour guide. It was really interesting listening to his stories about the Korean conflict and see the North Korean boarder like that. Thank you!
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Guide SP Hong did a great job reconfiguring the tour since the JSA was off limits on 10/23. He managed the tour itinerary to reduce our wait times and congestion at the various stops. Speaks and reads English very well. Nice job...
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  • Duration: 8h
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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