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Afternoon DMZ Tour from Seoul with Third Infiltration Tunnel and Hotel Pick-Up Instant Confirmation

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See remnants of the Korean War on this DMZ tour

Visit the Korean Demilitarized Zone with a DMZ afternoon tour. See Imjingak Park's monuments, glimpse into North Korea from Dora Observatory, view relics at the DMZ exhibition hall and head down the 3rd Tunnel of Aggression below the Korean border.

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  • Rusted train at Imjingak
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  • Prayer Ribbons at Imjingak
  • Imjingak Park
  • Imjingak Park
Looking to visit the Korean DMZ but have plans in the morning or don't want to rush? This DMZ tour departs shortly before noon and lets you explore the important landmarks you shouldn't miss such as the 3rd Infiltration Tunnel, Imjingak Park, the Unification Bridge, Dora Observatory and Dorasan Station. Learn the history of the Korean War from an expert guide
Please Note: The DMZ is subject to sudden closures by the United Nations Command (UNC) due to various military activities and security reasons. If the DMZ is unavailable, you can still get close to the border with a Northern Limit Line Tour from Seoul which includes a visit to the Korean War Memorial.
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The DMZ is a highly guarded area and prone to closures. Please click the link above to learn more.
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Child (Age 3-6)
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  • Duration (incl. transportation): 6.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Admission / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
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  • 11:00 Pick-up from Select Hotels in Central Seoul
  • Imjingak Park
    Prayer Ribbons at Imjingak Imjingak Park is home to many monuments related to the Korean War originally built with the unification of the people of North and South Korea in mind. The site includes the Bell of Peace, a fence of prayer ribbons, a rusted train and the Bridge of No Return where prisoners of war were exchanged.
  • The Unification Bridge
    A symbolic bridge built in 1998, the bridge is also a symbol of the hope for unification. Please have your passport ready for the ID check.
  • DMZ Theater and Exhibition Hall
    DMZ Theater and Exhibition Watch a video about the history of the Korean War and the infiltration tunnels at the DMZ Theater and Exhibition Hall. Find artifacts from the war including letters, weapons and various objects collected from the DMZ. See a model of the JSA.
  • The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel
    info_photo_467_1 Explore the most infamous of the infiltration tunnels that was discovered in October 1978. The tunnel was believed to have been dug by North Korean forces for invasion. At only 44 kilometers from Seoul, it is the closest tunnel to the capital city.
  • Dora Observatory
    New Dora Observatory Peer from the binoculars to see the scenery of North Korea from this observation post. See the so-called Propaganda Village with one of the world's tallest flagpole, the city of Kaesong and the Kaesong Industrial Region.
  • Dorasan Station
    DSC_0192 Visit the northernmost train station in South Korea, which serves as a terminus for a commuter train line. It lies about 700 meters from the DMZ. Make sure to find the sign in the station which reads “Not the last station from the South, But the first station toward the North."
  • Pine Essential Oil or Ginseng Center
    Fresh Korean ginseng After an intense tour of historic and current events, visit either the pine essential oil or ginseng center and learn about the benefits of these Korean-made products.
  • 17:30 Tour Ends at Myeongdong
    • Guests with serious fear of enclosed spaces (claustrophobia), heart and cardiovascular issues, asthma or other respiratory problems are not permitted to enter the Third Tunnel. Walking through the Third Tunnel is not required. Guests may opt out and choose to stay in the bus, exhibition room or souvenir store.
    • The DMZ is under strict military jurisdiction. Scheduled tours may be changed or canceled without prior notice. In case of special situations (i.e. heavy rain or snow and military training), you will take the following tour instead:

      Hotel → Odusan Unification Observatory → Imjingak (Mangbaedan Alter - Gyeongui Train Line Steam Locomotive - Bunker - The Bridge of Freedom) → The War Memorial of Korea → Drop-off at Myeongdong
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Passport
    • Walking shoes
    • ID card for Korean citizens
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Every tourist has to use the authorized bus and follow the time and photo regulations. The operator cannot be held responsible for any personal incidents or losses during the tour.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Depending on the traffic in Seoul, the pick-up service may occasionally be delayed.
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  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
USD 57.68
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(4.40/5.00) 4.40 / 5
(10 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 6.5 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat


A good overview of the 20th century, living history, makes it a unique experience. Not too long, not too short, informative, good pace, includes some walking in a tunnel.
All the visits were ok, spécial l'y in the third tunnel however the way back was a little difficult....more
My teenaged daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed the half day DMZ tour. Brought history and current events alive for both of us. Our guide (George) spoke English well and was exceeding courteous and info...more
USD 57.68
USD 57.68
4.40 / 5
Afternoon DMZ Tour from Seoul with Third Infiltration Tunnel and Hotel Pick-Up