Singapore - Incheon (MOB)
Your vacation begins with a pleasant flight to Seoul, capital of Korea - Land of Modern Miracles & Ancient Traditions.
Incheon - Gimpo - Jeju (L/D)
Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the domestic airport for your flight to Jeju Island. First, you will visit Yongduam Rock (Dragon Head Rock), a symbol of Jeju, said to be in the shaped of a dragon's head that lies on the beautiful seashore in Jeju. Then proceed to the Mysterious Road to experience the phenomenon of going uphill with the vehicle engine off! This afternoon, experience a fun day with horse riding in one of the stable in Jeju. There is a Korean proverb that says, "A human should be sent to Seoul, a horse to Jeju". Jeju Island is an ideal place for raising horses as throughout the year, there is little change in the temperature and rainfall.
This morning, take a climb up the trail to the western edge of the Seongsan Sunrise Peak's crater and be rewarded with a spectacular view of the island. The name Seongsan, meaning "castle hill" in Korean, comes from its sloping form resembling a grand castle. It is the perfect spot to watch the sunrise, and is thus called Seongsan Ilchulbong (sunrise). Along the way up to the hill top, you can also spot many flora that are designated as national treasures. Next, explore the Seongeup Folk Village, which has a perfectly preserved Korean tradition. After that, we will stop at a Tangerine Farm for a photo opportunity. One of the few things able to outnumber Jeju's horses is its tangerines, which have become famous all over Korea. Next, visit the Teseum Safari, one of the first teddy bear museums in the world to exhibits all sorts of teddy bears and stitched dolls including ones shaped like wildlife animals, marine animals, flowers, birds, and more. Thereafter, be amazed by the beautiful carving at the Ice Museum. Here, you can also enjoy the 3D Trick art and the 360o SD Theater.
Jeju - Gimpo - Cheonan/ Yeoju (B/L/D)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your domestic flight back to Gimpo. Upon arrival, make a visit to Korean Folk Village which is set in a natural environment occupying approximately 243 acres, visitors can experience the natural atmosphere with over 260 traditional houses reminiscent of the late Joseon Dynasty, including various household goods from different regions. In the Korean Folk Village, where the customs and lifestyles of the past generations have been carefully preserved, various lifestyles prevalent during the Joseon Dynasty can be seen. Next we will move to Yeoju Premium Outlet, Korea's first premium designer outlet and shoppers can also enjoy the beautiful outdoor landscape while shopping. Take advantage of the year-round discounts of 25-65% or more on over 140 popular luxury brands. This evening, enjoy a relaxing day at Tedin Water Park & Spa, located in Cheonan which is a great place to nourish and rejuvenate your body as it offers high-quality hot spring waters with such healthy minerals as calcium, potassium, magnesium, and carbonates.
(Note: You are advised to bring swimwear and swimming cap. Water Park is subject to change depending on the accommodation for the night)
Cheonan/ Yeoju - Gangwondo (B/L/D)
Start the day with a leisure coach to Yongpyong Ski Resort for some ski experience. Situated at the center of Korea's Baekdudaegan Mountains, it sees an average of 250 centimeters of snowfall per season, which makes for excellent skiing conditions. Yongpyong Resort has an impressive thirty-one ski slopes, including the popular Rainbow Slopes, and offers excellent facilities for skiers. The park's fifteen ski-lifts include a 3.7km cable-car and the resort's 'Dragon Plaza' is the largest ski complex in Asia, offering a variety of services for skiers and boarders. To begin with, your guide will teach you some basic skills of skiing before you continue to have more fun on the field.
(Note: Rental of half day ski equipment and ski suit is included Ski resort will be changed to another ski resort if room is not available in Yongpyong Ski Resort)
Gangwando - Yongin - Seoul (B)
More fun awaits you as we proceed to Everland, a fun-filled theme park to enjoy thrilling rides and a galore of lively entertainment with your unlimited theme park ticket. Next, enjoy a kim-chi making session where you will learn how to make delicious kimchi. You can also take a souvenir photo of yourself dressed in a traditional Korean costume - Hanbok. This evening, proceed to Korea's largest wholesale and retail shopping district - Dongdaemun. Tonight, we will watch Bibap a nonverbal performance based on the Korean representative dish, bibimbap (rice mixed with vegetables and beef). As a nonverbal performance, the actors mimic the sound of making bibimbap with beat-boxing and a cappella, demonstration of motions through b-boying, and acrobatics and martial arts.
This morning, proceed for a DIY skin care course and get to know more about the beauty tips from professional.At the same time, you can have a chance to purchase Nature Republic and Face Shop beauty products at a fantastic price. Thereafter, continue our shopping spree where you can purchase Korean Ginseng, Korean Bokan Yeong, and also stop by at Amethyst Factory to see a wide selection of crystal and etc. Then, continue your shopping spree at the popular Myeongdong. This evening, transfer to the Lotte World Themepark, a place to be for entertainment and sightseeing in the center of the city. It is a theme park filled with thrilling rides, an ice rink, different kinds of parades, shopping streets and many more.
Seoul - Incheon - Singapore (B/MOB)
Today, make a stop at the local supermarket for some last minute shopping before proceeding to the airport for your flight back home.We hope you have had an enjoyable and memorable vacation with CTC Travel.