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World Heritages Palace & Fortress Tour(10-1)

  • 쨌 Time 09:00-17:00
    쨌 Number of persons 3
    쨌 Price 99,000 KRW
    쨌 Itinerary
    Hotel 넂 Suwon Hwaseong Fortress 넂 Suwon Hwaseong Train 넂 Hwaseong Temporary Palace (Hwaseong Haenggung) 넂 Lunch(Bibimbap) 넂 Changdeok Palace넂 Jongmyo Royal Shrine넂 Amethyst or Ginseng Center 넂 Hotel
    쨌 Conditions
    * Changdeok Palace is closed on Mondays and will be replaced by another tourist attraction.
    * Jongmyo Royal Shrine will be replaced by another tour attraction on Tuesdays.
    * Hwaseong Trolley may be canceled due to bad weather conditions.

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  • Highlight of Tour Spot

    Most people understand Korea for K-pop and strong IT Industry. But, have you noticed Korea is the country has thousands of history and a racially homogeneous nation?

    If you are international traveler, you might know Seoul is one of rare cities has hundreds years history footprints. You will see high-tech right next to thousand-year-old tradition. Palace is the one of popular historical places. Chosun Empire has ended in 1910 while Seoul has been the capital of Josun dynasty for the past 500 years. There are 5 important palaces you don셳 want to miss and they are the most popular places for visitors.

    What is first impression of the word "Palace"? Place for kings and noble families? It is true but only the part of it. You will see the area where kings and families lived with 2000 people ruled whole nation. There is only parts of palaces remain which makes many people find they are only for king and family. Palace was the place for discussion how to rule the country. The palace was like a huge company runs a big organization, nation where 2000 people are working together inside. Most people now understand the palace only for king and family after modern city development.

    After the second world war, family of Korean empire became normal average people and there is no more empire. All palaces belongs to Republic of Korea. Does your country have king and family? Do you still have the palace for them? There is no more king and family in Korean society. But most of Korean all remembers them and their history as they are all important part of history although it was not happy ending.

    There were 2 big important functions of palace. "Kweol" is where all governors, ministers, scholars and king got together and made important discussion and decision. "Koong" is located in the center of the palace where king and king셲 family stay. You can enjoy more if you understand the whole palace was designed for efficiency of communication with people who visit or stay palace. There are places for politics, living area for king and family, and gardens. Take a close look and feel how all the functions and locations are designed and connected. There are 5 palaces in Seoul. Gyeongbokgung, Changdeokgung, Changkyeong-gung, Gyeongungung(Deoksu Palace), and Gyeongheegung.

    Eastern Asia palaces are noticed that the mainly common characteristics of the design are "naturalism" and "humanism" but the philosophy behind and representation style element are differed from the country.

  • Itinerary

    It is uneasy to find a tour package allow you to visit 3 Unesco world heritage in a day. Cosmojin Seoul daily city tour package can make it happen. Be a king and feel the life of Chosun Dynasty. Cosmojin helps you to travel time in Seoul.

    When the king Jeongjo decided to build Suwon Hwaseong, Jeongjo would like to focus on glamour and beauty. One of king셲 subjects wondered why "beauty" is as important as defensive and the King answered "beauty wins battle too" as he believed in the power and dignity of beauty. Suwonseong is considered as the most beautifully designed fortress with great functions in history.

    After Suwon Hwaseong tour followed by lunch back in Seoul, Changdeokgung tour is waiting for you. Changdeokgung is the palace that was loved and stayed by the most kings. Confucianism is the fundamental of Chosun society that emphasize form of manner. Kings should host the ancestor worship ceremonies based on Confucianism when they became the King for the first time. Jongmyo is where the ancestor worship ceremony was held and it is designed for a grave ceremony giving you a tranquil and simple feeling. Chosun society believed ancestor ceremonies are important for prosperity. Feel the atmosphere of those important ceremonies from this beautiful architecture and wish your own prosperity.

    Highlights
    - Suwon Hwaseong, Unesco World Heritage only an hour away from Seoul
    - Changdeokgung, The palace loved by the most kings
    - World best Gingeng exhibition center or Amethyst exhibition shopping center
    - Jongmyo, Confucian shrine of memorial services for kings and queens

    Hotel pickup and drop-off included

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    * Changdeok Palace is closed on Mondays and will be replaced by another tourist attraction.
    * Jongmyo Royal Shrine will be replaced by another tour attraction on Tuesdays.
    * Hwaseong Trolley may be canceled due to bad weather conditions.