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Gyeongju, The 1000-Year-Old Heritage City

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Starting from Kr 1 450,66 NOK / Adult
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Journey back 1000 years to a time when the Silla Dynasty ruled the Korean peninsula as you explore the ancient capital of Gyeongju. Upon arrival, you'll delve into the ancient past at the Gyeongju National Museum, where statues, temple ornaments, and other artifacts tell the story of the great dynasty. Witness the Divine Bell of King Seongdeok, said to echo for miles when struck, and learn about the rise and fall of the Silla kingdom. From here, you'll explore the streets of Gyochon Village for a glimpse inside the Choi Clan, one of Korea's most storied family names. You will explore historic streets and the charitable nature of the Choi Clan. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before continuing to the Bulguksa Temple, a Buddhist treasure dating back to the 8th century.
HighlightsShow
  • Begin with a tour of the Gyeongju National Museum, home to some 80,000 relics from the Shilla period.
  • Stroll through the historic streets of the former capital of the Silla Dynasty.
  • Explore the Bulguksa Temple designed to represent the "Land of theBuddha".
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Local currency
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Light clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must be able to walk for extended periods over mostly flat surfaces with inclines and steep slopes.
  • Guests must be able to negotiate more than 130 steps.
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting this tour.
  • Guests with back, neck or knee issues should not select this tour.
  • Tour sequence may vary.
  • This tour includes approximately 4 hours of driving, including two segments of 1.5 hours.
Location Busan, South Korea Busan, South Korea
Tour Code KP10 KP10
Duration8.25 Hours 8.25 Hours
Activity Level#Strenuous #Strenuous
#A meal is served on this excursion.
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