Experience Seoul and Mount Halla Climb 4 Days
- Hotel in Seoul: Hotel Skypark
- Hotel in Jeju: Pacific (4 Star)
- Transport in private vehicle or taxi
- Airport Transfers and Pickup
- All meals and drinks (alcohol excluded)
- Day Trips
- Professional Guide
- Permits for National Park
- Flights from Seoul to Jeju
Experience two sides of South Korea. Climb Mount Halla the tallest peak in Korea and spend a day touring Seoul and experiencing the sites of the city. Choose between viewing Seoul from its tallest building Yook-Sam (The "63" Building), learning about Korean culture at the National Museum of Korea or visiting Dongdaemun Gate a great street market. After a full day in Seoul we will take an evening flight to Jeju from which we will make the ascent of Halla the following day. Mount Halla or locally known as Hallasan is located on the island of Jeju a popular island for beach vacations. This giant shield volcano literally dominates the island. The views of the island and the surrounding miniature volcanoes are fantastic. Many travelers make the journey to Hallasan in June just to see the Azaleas in bloom. Mount Halla is a National Park and World Heritage Site that is home to over 2000 species of rare and exotic plants and over 5000 species of animals many that are endemic to the island.
Day 1 - SeoulWe will pick you up from the airport and take you to the centrally located Hotel Skypark. Spend the rest of the day relaxing or enjoying the city.
Day 2 - Seoul to JejuWe spend the morning and afternoon touring Seoul. Choose between viewing Seoul from its tallest building Yook-Sam (The "63" Building), learning about Korean culture at the National Museum of Korea or visiting Dongdaemun Gate a great street market. Late afternoon we make our way to Gimpo the domestic airport to take the one hour flight to Jeju. We overnight in the Pacific Hotel in Jeju.
Day 3 - Jeju (Mount Halla)We get an early morning start and head to the Seongpanak Trailhead. This 9.2 km long trail takes us to the top of the mountain. The first several hours are spent walking through tall stands of Japanese Oak, Cedars and Korean Fir before we reach Azalea shelter (Jindallabat). Passing the shelter open grasslands with great surrounding views of the island are encountered. We reach the sometimes crowded summit in the early afternoon before returning to spend the night at Jeju. We overnight in the Pacific Hotel in Jeju.
Day 4 - Jeju to SeoulWe drop you at the airport for your return flight to Seoul. You must transit to the international airport in Seoul for connecting flights.
- Drinks and Snacks