You will never experience the tour in the ongoing military area, JSA tour will be the unforgettable tour. South and North Korea military troops are standing face to face under an armistice agreement. Visit the thrilling JSA tour!
JSA is the only place where the South and North can meet each other unarmed without a barrier or barbed-wire fence, in the area around the "truce line". As well as it is a special area beyond the administrative jurisdiction of South and North Koreas States Parties. Within JSA, Panmoonjeon is located where the South and North Koreas’ Summit and the Military Armistice Commission took place.
You can see that South and North Korean military stand right ahead each other. Cold mood by soldiers who are working in tight security will make you feel the tight tension. The northernmost JSA of South Korea is different from any other tour places. Even it is in Korea, foreigners need to turn in their passport details once more to reserve this tour in advance, and only when a group has more than 30 people, Korean can visit this place after a background investigation.
This tour includes as well visits to major must-see spots in the DMZ with a fully licensed and long experienced tour guide and hear enlightening commentary on very real stories of North Korea while exploring highlights such as the Dorasan Station, the Dora Observatory, the Third Infiltration Tunnel, the DMZ Theater, the Unification Bridge, Imjingak Park, and others.
Explore the emotional story of two Koreas' separation at Imjingak Park and the Unification Bridge where you can enjoy the view of the DMZ and read about Korean War history. Move to Dorasan Station to see how two Koreas can be one again in the future, with this station opened and trains running. Visit Dora Observatory to have a glimpse of North Koreans' lives and villages. Walk to the Third Tunnel, which was designed to invade South Korea by tanks in secret and was disclosed by one of the North Korean defectors.
Itinerary & Time :
08:10 AM to 17:30 PM
Pick up President Hotel - Imjingak Park - Unification Bridge - ID Check - DMZ Theater & Exhibition Hall - The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel - Dora Observatory - Dorasan Station - Lunch - ID Check at Unification Bridge - Slideshow and briefing at Camp Bonifas - Joint Security Area - Freedom House - Military Armistice Commission Conference Room - Blue Bridge with the Moon Jae In and Kim Jong Un Signature Stone - Memorial of General Jang - Korean Special Products (Amethyst/or Redpine/or Ginseng Center - Drop off in Myeongdong (around 17:30PM)