Seoul, Jeonju, Yeosu, Gyeongju, Wonju,
Taipei, Sun Moon Lake, Kaohsiung, Taitung & Hualien
Discover South Korea and Taiwan on an intriguing combination tour that takes you from north to south in Taiwan, and around the country in South Korea. Marvel at the natural beauty, traditional villages, and cultural highlights of these two unique destinations. Your professional guides will help immerse you in the local atmosphere, and you will stay in good quality accommodation to ensure you are well rested for the next day. Enjoy delicious local cuisine and learn why these two countries need to be discovered!
Day 01: Arrive Seoul (-/-/-)
On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel for the night. The rest of the day is free at your leisure.
Day 02: Seoul – Gongju – Jeonju (B/-/-)
Travel to Gongju and explore the Tomb of King Muryeong and Gongsanseong Fortress. Continue to Jeonju and wander through the traditional Hanok Village.
Day 03: Jeonju – Suncheon – Yeosu (B/-/-)
After breakfast you will continue to Gwangju, home of modern democracy in Korea. Visit the Bay Garden in Suncheon*, then continue to the port city of Yeosu and explore before checking in to your hotel for the night.
Day 04: Yeosu – Busan – Gyeongju (B/-/-)
Explore Jinjuseong Fortress, famous for its link to the Japanese invasion. Travel to Busan and wander through the Fish Market and take a tour of the beach area. Continue to Gyeongju and enjoy time at your leisure.
Day 05: Gyeongju – Andong – Wonju (B/-/-)
Today you will explore Gyeongju, a museum without walls, and visit the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Seokguram Grotto*. Then transfer to Andong and wander the World Heritage Listed Folk Village. Continue to Wonju for the night.
Day 06: Wonju – Pyeongchang – Mount Seorak – Seoul (B/-/-)
Visit famous Pyeongchang, then wander through the UNESCO Biosphere Preservation District of Seoraksan National Park, home to rare ﬂora and fauna. Take the cable car to Gwongeumseong Fortress*. Afterwards travel to Seoul and make your own way to the hotel.
Day 07: Seoul – DMZ – Seoul (B/L/-)
Tour the famous Korean Demiliterised Zone, the border between North and South Korea. The afternoon is free at your leisure.
Day 08: Seoul – Taipei (B/-/-)
This morning you will immerse yourself in bustling Seoul on a half day city tour until it is time to transfer to the airport for your onward ﬂight. Arrive in Taipei. Check in to your hotel for the night. The rest of the day is free at your leisure.
Day 09: Taipei – Jiufen – Taipei (B/-/-)
Explore the highlights of Taipei including the Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, National Palace Museum, and more. In the afternoon visit Jiufen Village and the picturesque northeast coast.
Day 10: Taipei – Sun Moon Lake (B/-/-)
Travel to beautiful Sun Moon Lake. On the way you will stop at Puli, an area filled with culture and traditional arts. When you arrive in Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area you will take a tour to visit the Wen wu Temple, Holy Monk Shrine, and Ci En Pagoda. Enjoy the natural hot springs at your hotel.
Day 11: Sun Moon Lake – Kaohsiung (B/-/-)
After breakfast you will visit the most sacred Buddhist site in southern Taiwan. Interact with monks and nuns, before continuing to Kaohsiung. Here you will explore the sights including the Night Market.
Day 12: Kaohsiung – Kenting – Taitung (B/-/-)
Explore beautiful Kenting National Park. On the way to your famous hot spring hotel in Taitung you will also stop at the Eluanbi Lighthouse, Maobitou Scenic Area, and Longpan Park.
Day 13: Taitung – East Coast Scenic Area – Hualien (B/-/-)
Enjoy a tour of the stunning East Coast National Scenic Area. This area is bursting with natural beauty for you to explore including the terraced rocks. In the afternoon, continue to Hualien and check in for the night.
Day 14: Hualien – Taroko Gorge – Taipei (B/-/-)
Travel to the famous Taroko Gorge. The majestic gorge has been carved deep in to the marble that is plentiful in the area. On your way back to Taipei you will make a few stops to enjoy the natural scenery of the Swallow Grotto, Qingshui Cliff, and more.
Day 15: Depart Taipei (B/-/-)
After breakfast the day is free at your leisure until it is time to transfer to the Airport for your ﬂight home.
Number of Days 15
Price From $4349
Weekly – Saturday arrival
Prices are based on Low Season (01/01/2023 – 28/02/2023, 01/09/2023 – 30/09/2023). Surcharges apply for other periods.
14 nights good quality (4-5 star) accommodation with daily breakfast
All transportation, daily tours and admission fees
Professional English speaking guides
International Airfares and taxes
Tipping for guide and driver
Optional activities (*)
$ Price (Twin Share)
From $4,349 per person (land only, low season)