DMZ the third tunnel tour
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Excursions & day trips

DMZ the third tunnel tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily except Mondays and public holidays
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the history of a divided Korea in the DMZ area, the nearest place for viewing North Korea
  • Visit Dora Observatory and Dorasan Station, which once used for freight trains to travel between the South and the North
  • Observe the 3rd Tunnel of hidden aggression beneath the border
What to expect

In this tour, you will go to the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), which is located 45km north of Seoul and acts as the buffer zone and border between two nations of North and South Korea. There you are able to take the rare opportunity to gaze into North Korea, one of the world's most secretive states, as well as learning about the tragedy of Korea's national division. Begins with a visit to Imjingak Park, you will be transferred to a shuttle bus to the DMZ and feel the tense atmosphere between the divided Koreas in this heavily controlled area. Next, head to the 3rd Tunnel, one of the infiltration tunnels built by North Korea in an attempt to invade the Seoul. It penetrates 1427 feet south of the Military Demarcation and is less than one hour from the city of Seoul. Continuously, take a chance to peek into reclusive North Korea by visiting Dora Observatory and Dorasan Station, which once used for freight trains to travel between the South and the North. After returning to Seoul, you will drop off at Myeongdong, one of the most popular shopping district located in the city center for you to shop till you drop or have delicious street food.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Hotel pick-up from hotels in Seoul
    • Entrance fees to all sites
    • English speaking guide
    What's not included
    • Optional gratuities
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel drop-off
    • Hotel drop-off
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 2-9)
    • Infants (age 0-1): free admission
    Where

    Pick up from your hotel in the Seoul city area

    Meeting point:

    During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

    What to remember
    • This tour is not available on Mondays and public holidays
    • Please re-confirm the pick-up place and time directly with our local partner at least 48 hours before departure. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
    • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time
    • Tour ends at Myeongdong area in the city center
    • You must bring your passport for this tour
    • The DMZ tours may be canceled without prior notice depending on the local circumstances
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    When
    • Daily except Mondays and public holidays at 8.00am
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    Provider
    Holiday Planners
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 6 days before the activity begins. If you cancel up to 5 days before, you can still receive a 50% refund.

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