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Address: Munsan-eup, Majeong-ri | Imjingak Tourist information center, Paju, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
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82-31-952-4066
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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US$138.00*
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Private DMZ Tour: North Korean Spy Commando Invasion Route
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US$211.20*
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Ultimate DMZ and JSA: Private Tour including North Korea Spy Commando Invasion...
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Korean Demilitarized Zone and N Seoul Tower Private Tour

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Interesting experience, JSA visit can be canceled anytime

We booked our DMZ+JSA tour through thr agency Cosmojin online, the cost was originally 87.000 krw. on the very morning of the tour we were told that UN had canceled all tour for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked our DMZ+JSA tour through thr agency Cosmojin online, the cost was originally 87.000 krw. on the very morning of the tour we were told that UN had canceled all tour for the coming week, so our tour was "downgraded". interesting experience overall. Dora observatory from where you can see North Korea and hear propaganda songs broadcasted towards the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great experience! We were collected from our hotel and then onto a coach. Our tour guide Rebecca Kim was fantastic - spoke great English and was full of interesting facts. For every stop we had quite enough time to explore however if you do the tunnel have some level of fitness as it is a long slope back... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

I have read all about it, but to be there is a totally different experience! We took a bus tour (it's not possible to have individual tours) to the DMZ. Upon reaching the area, a checkpoint is a necessity -- so make sure you bring your passport with you. Thank God, the weather was permitting. It was very cold but... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Booked the tour as I have always been fascinated with the whole conflict and it did not disappoint! The weather was perfect and the tour guide David very knowledgeable and was able to answer all questions! We saw freedom bridge, peace park, the third infiltration tunnel and then Dora Observatory. My only negative feedback was it felt rushed, approximately 20... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We took a bus tour to the DMZ, which is, I believe obligatory. It is both exciting and eery, an ambivalent experience. They seem to pick extra fit south Korean soldiers through the passport check areas. We passed en route a site where South Korea and North Korea competed to raise the tallest flag tower. Year after year each side... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Good and calm here, surround with many space and clear weather :) feeling lonely between smell of war and peace. However,this place is good to visit with your eye.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

The 3rd Tunnel open to the public is a worthwhile visit especially if you appreciate history. It's one of four tunnels discovered as evidence of North Korea's attempts to attack Seoul. It's a long walk down, not easy for tall folks, at 5'4", I found myself needing to walk with bent knees. Hard hats should be kept on. Apparently those... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Freezing cold (-7deg) with biting wind, so be prepared with thick clothing. We could view North Korea clearly at Paju. Walked the underground Tunnel 3 to within 170m of the border. Do note the tunnel walk is NOT for the weak or children as it is physically exhausting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This tour doesn't actually take you in to DMZ but there is still a couple of fairly hard controls were you'll have to show your passport! I took a morningtour with pick up from hotel and drop off in Itaewon for about 45 dollars! Definetly worth the money! The stops a fairly short but the guide spoke great english and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

There's hardly another place on earth like this, the Berlin wall was down, Vietnam liberated... We used a private tour guy to take us there. Lucky that we asked to leave earlier on the day when our guide said to meet us later. Otherwise we'd missed the mid morning tour and would have to wait for hour and a half... More 

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