The Military Demarcation Line imposed by a ceasefire for the Korean War is located at Panmunjom. It bears witness to the splitting of the Korean peninsula. Here in the Joint Security Area the North and South Korean soldiers face down each other. This is the front-line between the North and South. No individual travelers are allowed here. It offers a first-hand look at the history of separation. The tour also includes the well-known sights near the DMZ (De-Militarized Zone) such as the "Dora Observatory" with views into North Korea and the "#3 Tunnel" dug by North Korea for the invasion of South Korea.
・Re-accepted reservations since May 2019.
Discontinued for suspensions from organizers, the [Panmunjom (JSA) Tour] seriesdo not accept the reservation from now on, please wait paitiently for our announcement of re-open . (2019.06.24)
■Please read the following precautions before booking■
|Accepted Size for Reservation||1People|
|Age Restriction||Can participate in 11 if participant is years of age or older|
|Children can participate for free||None|
|Included Service||Shuttle Bus、Chinese Tour Guide 、Lunch (marinated beef set. Can be changed to rice mixed with vegetables for customers who do not eat beef. Please apply at time of booking)|
|Payment Method||Online Payment(Credit Card(VISA, MASTER, JCB))
※The payment method varies depending on the currency you are charged in.
|Main Organizing Company||KTB TOUR|
|Deadline||Sold Regularly(Until 2019-12-28)|
【Common Precautions for All Routes】 Please be sure to read the following information
1. Bring your passport. If you do not bring your passport on the day you will not be able to go on the tour.
2． Tourists of the following nationalities are asked to scan the passport page with their photo and send it to the following e-mail 7 days before their tour.
【Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, India, Burma, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Russia, Egypt and certain other nationalities】
3. Name (English name from the passport), passport number, and scanned file of the passport must be submitted. Tourists that do not submit these in advance will not be able to go on the tour.
・Any tourists that renew their passport or change their English name after submitting the above information must submit the updated information again.
・If the name and number on the passport does not match the details submitted in advance, you will not be able to go on the tour.
・There will no refund if you are unable to go on the tour because you did not submit the above information.
*Due to security reasons, the following types of customers must be accompanied by a carer during the tour.
- Customers with hearing difficulties; customers in wheelchairs.
4. Those who violate the following rules will be banned from the Panmunjom tour.
・Consumption of alcohol before visiting Panmunjom is prohibited. ・Consumption of alcohol at lunch before visiting Panmunjom in the afternoon is prohibited.
・Dress rules: No uniforms, leather outfits (all colors), jeans (unless they are not faded or ripped), shorts, mini-skirts, sleeveless tops, fancy clothing, tights, military-style clothing, track suits, sandals, thongs, scarves or jackets printed with their brands, as well as clothing and hats with eye-catching designs (e.g. sport team names).
・No wheelchairs, walking sticks or umbrellas (raincoats can be carried).
5. There may be unexpected changes to the itinerary due to the nature of the DMZ.
・It may not be possible to enter the Conference Room at Panmunjom. Parts of the tour may be subject to change or cancellation.
・If entire tour is canceled then a full refund will be given.
6. South Korean (except Koreans living in Japan) and North Korean tourists can not book this tour.
【DMZ & Panmunjom (JSA) Tour】 Itinerary
*DMZ #3 Tunnel will be accessed by electric monorail or on foot. The mode of transportation on the day will depend on the weather. Please wear clothing and shoes that are suitable for walking due to the uneven surface inside the tunnel. (Routine safety inspection of the electric monorail is scheduled for the first Thursday of each month. Access to the tunnel will be on foot during these times.)
・3 days before participating day: 50% of the travel/performance payment
・0~2 days before participating day: 100% of the travel/performance payment
※ The rules above apply to reservation change (participating date and number of participants). Please take note of it.
※ Cancellation requests submitted during the non-business hours of the Hanchao Reservation Center will be treated as submitted on the next business day.
※ If the customer cancels an order paid for with Alipay because of a sudden change of mind, he or she has to be charged 3% of the payment for the travel/performance as a processing fee. It is based on Alipay overseas service policy.
※ An order can not be cancelled if the cancellation request is made too many days after the payment: over 80 days if you paid with Alipay, over 180 days if you paid with UnionPay, over 90 days if you paid with WeChat Pay and over 1 year if you paid with credit card.