Andong City (UNESCO) – 1Day Tour (From Busan or Seoul)

////Andong City (UNESCO) – 1Day Tour (From Busan or Seoul)
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  • Photo from KTO_Andong International Mask Dance Festival
  • Photo from KTO_Buyongdae
  • Photo from KTO_Andong Hahoe Village
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Andong City (UNESCO) – 1Day Tour (From Busan or Seoul)

FROM $ 67.15

  • Tour Code : PD39
  • From USD 67.15 ~ (Pricing per person)
  • Different Pricing based on No. of Pax
  • Tour Start from Busan or Seoul city
  • Tour Duration : 12 hours (08:00~20:00)
  • Language : English
  • Maximum participant allowed : 7 pax
  • Please email us if your group is more than 7 pax
  • Please email us if you like to pay only deposit first




Product Description

** Itinerary is adjustable according to your preference and request. 

08:00 Pick up at your hotel (Busan or Seoul)
Buyongdae Cliff Summit
Hwacheon Seowon
12:00 Lunch (We suggest Andong Salted Mackerel as Local Famous Traditional Meal)
Hahoe village (UNESCO World Heritage)
Hahoe Mask Museum
20:00 Drop off at your hotel (Busan or Seoul)

Inclusion

Private Vehicle (All related cost), English Speaking Licensed Tour Guide Service

Exclusion

Admission Fee : Hahoe Village Krw 3,000 / Mask Museum Krw 3,000 / Boat ride Krw 3,000

Meal : Krw 6,000 ~ Up to your choice

Pricing

1 person    USD 390

2 persons  USD 195 p/p

3 persons  USD 130 p/p

4 persons  USD 97.50 p/p

5 persons  USD 94 p/p

6 persons  USD 78.35 p/p

7 persons  USD 67.15 p/p

Please email us if your group is more than 7 pax

Remark

In case you start/finish at Busan(Gimhae) Incheon airport, extra $60 per one way transfer from/to the airport

 

 

Traditional Andong City 

Andong – the home of traditional Korean culture – 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 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 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 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.

Category : Korea Tour, South Korea Tour, Korea Private Tour, Andong Hohoe Village Tour, Korea UNESCO Sights

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