DISCOVERING SUNRISE PEAK

  • Port

    Cheju/Jeju

  • Level of difficulties

    Moderate

  • Type

    Sightseeing, Nature excursion, Shopping, Entertainment, Lunch not included

  • Price

    Adults

    USD39.0

  • Duration in hours

    6.0

  • Shore excursion code

    6777

Description

After left the pier, you will visit one of world heritage in Korea recognized by UNESCO: Seongsan Ilchulbong also known as Sun rise peak. This place was originally a volcanic mountain island, but as sand and gravel began to gather between the island and the mainland, they became connected. Scaling up a steep slope, winds a trail that takes you up to the western edge of the crater. Many people climb the crater before sunrise to see the sun rise over the horizon. The next stop you will head to the traditional folk village preserves the characteristics of ancient common homes that were found in Jeju. The entire area is protected to ensure preservation of Jeju's past, and numerous non-tangible cultural assets such as folk songs, folk games, food, crafts, and the local dialect are also passed on here. You will have some free time in a DFS before back to the ship.


What you need to know

Please note: Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. This excursion is not recommended for guests with mobility problems. Space is limited, we suggest booking in advance. The order of the itinerary may vary. You are advised to bring a sunhat, sunglasses and bottled water. There is no facility for currency exchange, so you should pre-exchange to local currency.

English & other European tour guides are subject to availability. ?