South Korea

A captivating mix of old traditions and new wave popular culture, South Korea is unveiling a new and exciting side to Asia.

Classical beauty and deep-rooted history sit side by side with modern innovation and a fast-paced food scene to tickle your taste buds, all encircled by a dramatic coastline that shifts from beach paradise to winter wonderland with the seasons. It’s true, a custom-made holiday in South Korea is full of the unexpected. While South Korea has long been known as the ‘Land of the Morning Calm’, its tumultuous modern history stands at odds with this serene sobriquet. Today, South Korean corporations, including electronics giant Samsung and manufacturer Hyundai, have become household names around the globe. Korean culture, particularly pop music has slowly risen to prominence, first across Asia and later the world. Indeed, South Korea is an energetic, creative nation capable of great innovation, and a major player in the global economy and culture. There’s nothing not to love in this unique place and your holiday will be full to the brim with exciting sights, sounds and tastes around every corner with our fascinating guides who will show you the best of the country.

CapitalSeoul
Official LanguageKorean
CurrencySouth Korean Won
TimeGMT+9
Population51.47 million
Power (Voltage)220
Area (km2)100,210
A Seoul Sojourn

A Seoul Sojourn

Seoul, South Korea
This 4 day tour showcases the essence of the Korean capital through its beautiful sites and traditional neighbourhoods. Key sightseeing includes the R ...
CAPTIVATION SEOUL

CAPTIVATION SEOUL

Busan, South Korea
Showcasing the essence of the South Korean capital through its beautiful sites and traditional neighbourhoods, Seoul will charm you. Explore the Royal ...
Demilitarized Zone

Demilitarized Zone

South Korea
This fascinating morning tour includes visits to must-see spots on the border of North and South Korea. Hear commentary on the history while exploring ...
Evening Street Treats

Evening Street Treats

South Korea
Enjoy a fusion of local history and tasty street food while wandering through neighbourhood streets in Insadong. Be introduced to authentic ribs and p ...
Heritage South Korea

Heritage South Korea

Seoul, Busan, South Korea
Commencing in Seoul and ending in Busan this 5 day tour explores areas which have kept their traditions and ancient heritage. Seoul’s history is uncov ...
Images of South Korea

Images of South Korea

Seoul, Busan, South Korea
On this 9 day tour from Seoul travel east to Andong and south to Gyeongju and Busan witnessing Korea’s meticulously conserved past. Spend a day discov ...
The Origins of Seoul

The Origins of Seoul

Busan, South Korea
Learn about Seoul’s roots on this informative tour. Drive by the Blue House, the president’s official residence, watch the changing of the guard and s ...

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