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Cheorwon DMZ Tour from Seoul with 2nd Infiltration Tunnel and Korean War Sites

facade of Korean Workers' Party Headquarters

Cheorwon Korean Workers' Party Headquarters

Go off-the-beaten path with this DMZ tour that visits other parts of the Korean Demilitarized Zone. Explore the Cheorwon county that used to be a part of North Korea and stop at the Cheorwon Peace Observatory, the Second Infiltration Tunnel and more.

  • facade of Korean Workers' Party Headquarters
  • Cheorwon Peace Observatory
  • The 2nd Tunnel
  • Memorial Tower of Baengmagoji Battlefield
  • cheorwon dmz tour inside the memorial museum
  • Cheorwon Peace Observatory globe with blue lights
  • Goseokjeong flowing river and green trees
For something unusual, join an alternative DMZ tour that is rarely seen by tourists. Cheorwon gives a unique insight into the Korean War having witnessed intense battles. The area in Gangwon Province is situated next to the border of North Korea. Besides its historic significance, Cheorwon is also an important nature reserve. Make stops at the Goseokjeong National Tourist Area, the Cheorwon Peace Observatory, the Woljeong-Ri Station and the Second Infiltration Tunnel.
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  • Duration (incl. transportation): 11 - 12.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Mon, Thu, Sat
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  • Inclusion: Lunch / Admission / Transportation fee / English-speaking guide
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  • 07:05 Pick-up from Hongik University Station Exit 4
  • 10:30 Memorial Tower of Baengmagoji Battlefield and Memorial Museum
    Memorial Tower of Baengmagoji Battlefield Start the tour at the site of one of the most hard-fought battles of the Korean War. The name "Baengmagoji" was established after the mountain area turned into the shape of what looks like a white horse (baengma) at rest when the battle was over.
  • 11:30 Goseokjeong National Tourist Area
    traditional pavilion in goseokjeong tourist area Visit a sanctuary amid the haunting atmosphere in Cheorwon. A favored place among kings of ancient Korean dynasties, the Goseokjeong Pavilion boasts stunning landscapes, crystal clear waters of the Hantangang River and rock formations among many other natural wonders.
  • Korean Table D'hote
    Enjoy a full course meal and savor the flavors and textures of traditional Korean food. Delight in an array of small banchan plates (side dishes) and get to know more about Korea through its food.
  • 12:30 DMZ and Cheorwon Tour
    Visit main sites that commemorate the Korean War:
  • The 2nd Tunnel
    The 2nd Tunnel Uncover history at the 2nd Tunnel, which was built by the North Koreans to infiltrate South Korea. The tunnel stretches out to a length of 3.5 kilometers and at 50 to 160 meters below the ground. Learn about the various military tactics used by the North Korean army through this significant site.
  • Cheorwon Peace Observatory
    Cheorwon Peace Observatory globe with blue lights Make your way to the viewing platform of the Cheorwon Peace Observatory where you can see sweeping panoramas of the Demilitarization Zone as well as parts of North Korea.
  • Woljeong-ri Station
    railroad tracks in Cheorwon Peace Observatory Another notable site in the Korean DMZ, the Woljeong-ri Station provides a glimpse of the Korean War at its peak. This historical building, which is now a tourist attraction, can only be accessed with escorted security.
  • Cheorwon Korean Workers' Party Headquarters
    facade of Korean Workers' Party Headquarters Finally, head to the historic three-story building which still bears remnants of the Korean War. Built in 1946, the headquarters was where the Labor Party in Cheorwon gathered until the war broke in 1950.
  • 19:20 Drop-off at Hongik University Station
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • Guests with serious fear of enclosed spaces (claustrophobia), heart and cardiovascular issues, asthma or other respiratory problems are not permitted to enter the tunnel.
    • Korean citizens residing in Korea will not be able to participate on this tour due to local laws.
    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Passport
    • Walking shoes
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled pick-up time.
    • Please inform the activity provider if you will be bringing a baby stroller or a wheelchair on the tour.
    • Children under 36 months old may join the tour free of charge but they will not be provided with a seat. If you would like a guaranteed seat for children under 36 months old, please book them as child. Please bring their passport for age verification on the day of the tour.
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    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
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  • Any cancellations made after 10:00 local time, 1 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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USD 58.60
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(5.00/5.00) 5.00 / 5
(2 reviews)
Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 11 - 12.5 hour(s)
Availability Mon, Thu, Sat
Meal Lunch
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LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: Dr. Mahmood Awan
Was a very enjoyable, knowledgeable, and memorable tour. Learned a lot about the Korean war, DMZ, and the tunnels. The tour guide demonstrated professionalism and made us feel very commfortable....more
Great tour. Really appreciated our driver/interpreter.
USD 58.60
USD 58.60
5.00 / 5
Cheorwon DMZ Tour from Seoul with 2nd Infiltration Tunnel and Korean War Sites