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  • DMZ Imjingak(Peace Nuri park)
  • Freedom Bridge
  • Dorasan Station
  • DMZ Third Tunnel of aggression
  • DMZ Consulate &
    DMZ Exhibition
  • Dorasan observatory
  • Tongilchon

DMZ Imjingak(Peace Nuri park)

임진각 (평화누리공원)

Summary

About 54 kilometers northwest of Seoul City Hall, Imjingak is a place of sadness from the Korean War. The Imjingak, one basement level and 3 floors above 6,000-pyeong, was built in 1972 for displaced North Koreans and is now well known as a tourist attraction. There is an Kyeonggi peace center that delivers the importance of peace and environment.Also “The train want to run”(Railroad Disconnection Point), Mangbeadan for displaced North Koreans, Myanmar Aung San diplomatic envoy memorial tower, As a representative heritage of the Korean War, it is a unified security tourist site with a bridge of freedom, a unified pond, a bell of peace, and a statue to the U.S. military's participation in the war. In addition, there are many unification-related events as the place for exchanges and reconciliation between the two Koreas, and it is the most visited tourist destination in Gyeonggi-do, which does not require complicated licensing procedures like Panmunjom.

Freedom Bridge

자유의다리

Summary

The bridge behind the Mangbaedan in front of Imjingak Square was named the Freedom Bridge because 12,773 Korean Prisoner of war crossed the bridge in 1953. Originally, the Gyeongui Railroad Bridge had two bridges up and down, but only the pillars of the bridge were left after the bombing, but it restored the bridge over the pillars of the western bridge and installed the temperary at the southern end of the bridge to pass the prisoners of war to pass through. The Freedom Bridge is 83 meters long, 4.5 meters wide and 8 meters high. The bridge was temporarily installed, so there is nothing outstanding in architecture, but it is a representative legacy of the Korean War because it has symbolic meaning of "return to freedom."

Dorasan Station

도라산 역

Summary

Dorasan have been named "Dora" because King Gyeongsun, who surrendered to Goryeo after Silla collapsed, climbed up the ridge and wept over the capital of Silla. Dorasan Station on the Gyeongui railroad is located 55.8km from Seoul. After the June 15 Korean summit, the restoration work of the Gyeongui railroad began in September 2000 and completed in March 2002. It was completed on April 11 before the World Cup and opened to the public as a tourist course. In this place KBS peace concert is held and Kim Dae-jung, and Bush visited and focused attention globally. And it has emerged as a special tourist destination for foreign jouranlists.

DMZ Third Tunnel of aggression

제 3 땅굴

Summary

The third tunnel was drilled in Munsan since 1975 by Kim Bu-sung, a North Korean man who defected to the South on September 5, 1974. On June 10, 1978, when one of the drillers exploded, the excavation project was carried out. On October 17, 1978, it was discovered 4km south of Panmunjeom through the enemy. The tunnel is 2 meters wide, 2 meters high, and the total length is 1,635 meters, and 30,000 the military can be moved per hour, and its location is only 52 kilometers away from Seoul, so it is similar to the 2nd Tunnel in scale, but it was judged to be much more threatening than the 1.2 tunnel in infiltrating Seoul. It is only 4km northwest of Imjingak and 3.5km away from Tongilchon, so it is only 45 minutes' drive from Seoul.

DMZ Consulate & DMZ Exhibition

DMZ영상관 & DMZ전시관

Summary

Watch the videoes in the DMZ movie theater. This is a well-made video to help you understand the Korean War and its historical facts. Not only Korean but also foreign languages such as English and Chinese are provided for foreigners. After watching the videoes in the DMZ movie theater, the door opens, and when you exit through the door, the DMZ Exhibition Hall is directly connected. You can see the artifacts of the Korean War and related data about the events that followed.

Dorasan observatory

도라산 전망대

Summary

It is located at the northernmost point of the Western Military Demarcation Line. After the Songaksan OP (Observation Post) was closed, the Unification and Security Tourism Area was established by the Ministry of National Defense in 1986 by spending about 300 million won. The total area of the building is 803.31m2, which consists of 500 seats, a VIP room, and a situation room, and dozens of telescopes are installed. You can see the Gaeseong Industrial Complex and Gaeseong City, as well as statues of Songhaksan, Geumamgol(Collaboration Farm), Jangdan Station, Kijeong-dong, and Kim Il-sung statue.

Tongilchon

통일촌

Summary

Tongilchon is Baekyeon-ri, Gunnae-myeon, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do, and it is commonly referred to as 'Unification Village'. This settlement village was modeled after the Israeli strategic village of Kibbutz, which was built in the early 1970s by reclaiming land left as a wasteland and producing food, while the residents were 17 and 60 years old or younger, by forming reserve forces to take charge of national defense. This area is restricted to civilians in the northern part of the civilian control line (private access control line, G.O.P). The natural environment is well preserved after the ceasefire, producing and supplying quality green produce to urban residents. In addition, the environment is naturally well preserved, and it is a valuable place to pass on to future generations.

Notes

* You must have your passport with you. Unable to enter the DMZ during non-reference.

* The DMZ area is a politically/military sensitive area and may be unilaterally banned due to unforeseen local circumstances. In this case, the alternate schedule will proceed.

* DMZ tours cannot be carried out every Monday and weekday holidays.

Travel details

A vehicle for 1 day cost

$320 per 10 hour 1 car (Maximum of 7 passengers available)

* VAT is separate if cash receipt is required.

- Extra costs

Separate ticket costs (depending on the ticket situation, the waiting time may be longer).

Travel details

  • Pick-up in front of the hotel

  • DMZ Imjingak(Peace Nuri park)

  • Freedom Bridge

  • Dorasan Station

  • DMZ Third Tunnel of aggression

  • DMZ Consulate & DMZ Exhibition

  • Dorasan observatory

  • Tongilchon

  • Arrival in front of the corresponding hotel

* The course can be changed after consultation.

* When applying for a guide, separate the guide fee is required.

the process of applying for travel

  • Selection of travel, Representative name, The number of people, E-mail, selection staying accommodation and meeting place
  • Checking the reservation on the hompage
  • Meet the travel agent in Korea and show your reservation and enjoy the trip after paying
Register tour

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