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Andong UNESCO World Heritage Tour

Andong UNESCO World Heritage Tour

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  • 24 hour Voucher

Book at least 3 days in advance by 09:00 KST

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Andong UNESCO World Heritage Tour

Book at least 3 days in advance by 09:00 KST

Included

✓ Private van & Hotel pickup/dropoff
✓ English guide commentary

Operation Date/Time

Everyday

Overview

Andong
As the home of traditional Korean culture, Andong is blessed with cultural items from virtually every period of Korean history. There are many wonderful wooden cultural artifacts, which had preserved the memories of the past, allowing us to appreciate the culture of Korean ancestors.People have lived in this area since the ancient times, and as a result, the richness of Korea’s magnificent folk culture has been integrated into Korean daily live. Moreover, Korean spiritual philosophies, such as Buddhism, Confucianism and Christianity have accumulated over the centuries like layers of sedimentary rock. Understanding the culture of Andong means understanding that of Korean culture as a whole, and experiencing the spirit of the Orient.
 


Buyongdae
Buyongdae is a cliff about 64 meters high situated where the Taebaek Mountain Range ends. From the summit, one can get a bird’s eye view of the Hahoe Village in Andong. The name was taken from an ancient history of China. Meaning lotus, the name Buyongdae is said to be given for Hahoe Village’s configuration like a lotus flower.

Hahoe Village

Hahoe Village is home to descendants of the Ryu clan of Pungsan and is well-known for its traditional houses. Birthplace of renowned scholars of the Joseon Period such as Gyeomam Ryu Un-ryong and Seoae Ryu Seong-ryong, the village became even more famous after Queen Elizabeth of England visited on April 21, 1999. along with Yangdong Village in Gyeongju, was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List under the category of “Historic Villages in Korea” on July 31, 2010.

Hahoe Mask Museum
Hahoe Mask Museum is a representative traditional Korean folk town and is the home of the Hahoe Mask (National Treasure No. 121) and the Byeolsin Gut Mask Dance (Important Intangible Cultural Properties No. 69). The museum not only displays Hahoe masks, but also other traditional masks from all over the world.

Price

1 pax: ₩421,200 / person    ( ₩421,200 / group)
2 pax: ₩210,600 / person    ( ₩421,200 / group)
3 pax: ₩140,400 / person    ( ₩421,200 / group)
4 pax: ₩105,300 / person    ( ₩421,200 / group)
5 pax: ₩100,800 / person    ( ₩504,000 / group)
6 pax: ₩84,000 / person    ( ₩504,000 / group)
7 pax: ₩72,000 / person    ( ₩504,000 / group)

Infants (0-23 months): Free of charge. Please inform the tour operator after booking. (Contact number will be in your voucher.) if you have infants.
INCLUDED NOT INCLUDED
✓ Private van & Hotel pickup/dropoff
✓ English guide commentary
✗ Admission Fee*
✗ Meal
* Admission Fee: Hahoe Village ₩3,000 / Mask Museum ₩3,000 / Boat ride ₩3,000

Itinerary Sample

Estimated Time Itinerary
08:00am Hotel Pickup (Seoul / Busan)
10:00am - 12:00pm Buyongdae Cliff Summit
Hwacheon Seowon
12:00pm - 07:00pm Lunch (Andong Salted Mackerel)
Hahoe village (UNESCO World Heritage)
Hahoe Mask Museum
08:00pm Hotel Drop off

✓ This schedule is for reference only and is subject to change.
✓ Traveling time may take as much as twice the normal time on Weekends and Public Holidays.

Meeting Location

✓ Tour guide will pick you up at your hotel lobby
✓ In case your accommodation is not approachable by van, pickup location may be at the nearest subway station instead.
✓ Exact pickup location/time will be specified in your Email Voucher

Booking Process

Step 1 - Choose date, number of people, pickup location and then complete payment

Step 2 - Check your Email Voucher

Step 3 - Meet the tour staff and show your Email Voucher

✓ If you are bringing any extra luggage such as a baby stroller or wheelchair, Please inform the tour operator after booking. (Contact number will be in your voucher.)

Cancellation Policy

✓ 100% refundable until 3 days (by 4pm K.S.T.) prior to travel date.
✓ 50% refundable until 2 days (by 4pm K.S.T.) prior to travel date.
✓ Not refundable after 4pm of 2 days prior to travel date.

✓ Change requests accepted until 3 days (by 4pm K.S.T.) prior to travel date.

Late

✓ Being late for tour pickup without prior contact will result in a shorter tour or cancellation.

Bad weather

✓ Tour operates per normal even if it rains or snows. Regular Cancellation Policy will apply.
✓ Only in the case of government-issued warning for natural disaster, free date change or cancellation will be allowed.

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