In this South Korea culture school trip, you and your students will spend 7 days in bustling Seoul. A captivating mix of traditional and modern, and home to some of the most exciting developments in current pop culture, Seoul promises a varied and exciting itinerary. Highlights include a lesson on sustainable Korean food, a visit to Gyeongbokgung Palace, a professional K-Pop dance class, and an eye-opening trip to the DMZ. This Korea culture school trip is the ultimate well-rounded tour.
Read on below to find out all about our amazing Korea culture school trip. But remember – all our trips are fully customisable! Simply enquire with us to learn more, or browse the rest of our South Korea school trips here.
*Prices based on 2 free teachers per 20 paying students.
✓ All accommodation costs
✓ Full board meals for the entire trip
✓ All transportation costs, including airport pick-up and drop-off
✓ All activities listed in the itinerary
✓ 1 free teacher per 10 paying students
✓ 24-hour emergency contact support during the trip
✓ Detailed pre-departure summary & briefing
✓ Full financial failure protection
✓ Public liability insurance
✓ Our trips are fully risk-assessed
Day 1: Welcome to Korea!
Your South Korea culture school trip begins today! You’ll touch down in Seoul’s Incheon airport, greeted by one our wonderful Adventure Leaders. They’ll help you transfer to your accommodation and let you get settled in. Later, you’ll have an all-important trip briefing with your guide.
It’s time to acquaint yourself with your new home! Your Adventure Leader will take you on a walking tour of your local area. They’ll point out local landmarks, give you tips on orientating yourself in the city, as well as giving you key advice on adjusting to Korea’s way of life.
Day 2: Private Tours & Palaces
- Today you’ll embark on a half-day private bus tour of the bustling city. You’ll visit key landmarks around Seoul, including Namsan Tower, the Lotte Tower, and the Gangnam District, with running commentary from your own personal local guide.
- Pay a visit to the iconic Gyeongbokgung, the main Royal Palace of the Joseon Dynasty. Explore the grounds, before heading uphill to the world-famous Bukchon Hanok village. This stunning area is the traditional heart of the city, so spend some time exploring the narrow rustic alleyways.
- If that’s not enough, you’ll also get a chance to see what Myeongdong district has to offer!
Gain an appreciation of South Korea’s rich culture, both traditional and modern.
Understand the causes and effects of the relationship between North and South Korea.
Engage in South Korean traditions through experiencing authentic activities such as a cooking class and martial arts demonstration.
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