South Korea: “The country of morning freshness”

Few people know, but that's what they call South Korea. The Asian state is ready to surprise its tourists with its natural beauty, summer beaches and ski resorts in winter. However, most of the time people come here for health tourism, because Korea is famous around the world for its own methods, medicines and clinics.

On the map it is clear that South Korea is a very compact country, which you can get around in a day. Travellers prefer railway transport, especially since there is even a special tourist train-hotel here.

In South Korea there is a unique place of interest – an opportunity to live in a real Buddhist monastery. For this purpose, a special programme has been developed in the country, during which tourists can gets acquainted with the customs of Buddhists, learn meditation and the rules of the tea ceremony, and become full participants in the life of local monks.

Popular places of South Korea include the National parks of Jirisan and Seoraksan, a reserve for migratory birds in Busan, Jeju Island, volcanic pillars of Jusangjeolli, as well as numerous caves and beaches. Your country guide will surely lead tourists to the Confucian temples of Dosan and Bonsang, as well as to the Royal Joseon Dynasty palaces to get acquainted with their half-century history.

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