South Korea: Nursing

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Length

14 days

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Dates

TBD

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Destinations

Seoul, Daejeon & Paju

Program includes

  • Roundtrip Airfare
  • 12 Nights of Accommodation
  • All Ground Transportation
  • Welcome & Farewell Dinners
  • Daily Continental Breakfast
  • 3 Group Lunches
  • Travelers Insurance
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tours
  • Full Time Guide & Assistance

Program highlights

  • Gyeongbokgung Palace
  • Namsan Korea Tower
  • Yonsei University College of Nursing
  • Seoul City Hall & Community Health Center
  • Daejeon Health Institute of Technology
  • Daejeon Hannam University
  • National Museum of Korea
  • Jogyesa Temple
  • Namsangol Hanok Village
  • Myeong-dong

Itinerary

Day 1 – Departure

  • Depart Home for Incheon, South Korea

Day 2 – Seoul

  • Arrive in Incheon, South Korea
  • Airport Transfer (approx. 1h)
  • Orientation Walking Tour – The group will become oriented with their neighborhood, the public transportation systems, nearby pharmacies, markets, ATMs, etc.
  • Welcome Dinner – The group will be taken for an authentic dinner with a variety of menu options to cater all diets.

Day 3 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tour of Seoul – Seoul is a dynamic city fearlessly forging a path into the future while faithfully preserving its proud past. Home of the world’s fastest internet and some of Asia’s oldest urban enclaves, where 100-floor skyscrapers soar above thousand-year-old Buddhist temples. A harmonious blending of old and new beats at the heart of this world-class destination.

Day 4 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace – The first and largest of the royal palaces built during the Joseon Dynasty. Built in 1395, Gyeongbokgung Palace was located at the heart of newly appointed capital of Seoul (then known as Hanyang).
  • Namsan Seoul Tower – The top of the tower is at almost 480 meters above sea level

Day 5 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • National Museum of Korea – This is the largest museum in Korea with over 220,000 objects in its collection. It has six permanent exhibition galleries such as Historical Gallery and Fine Arts Gallery. It also has special exhibition halls, a children’s museum, outdoor exhibit areas, restaurants, cafes, shops and other amenities.
  • Lunch Break
  • Jogyesa Temple – This beautiful, colorful temple is the center of Zen Buddhism in Korea. Equally lovely is the courtyard, which is filled with vibrant lanterns and trees more than 500 years old.

Day 6 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Yonsei University College of Nursing
  • Yonsei University Hospital Tour
  • Group Lunch (included)
  • Research Center and WHO Collaborating Center
  • Hongdae (Hongik University Street)

Day 7 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Namsangol Hanok Village – Namsangol Hanok Village is a collection of five Korean traditional Houses from the Joseon Dynasty located in northern foot of Namsan Mountain.
  • Myeong-dong

Day 8 – Daejeon

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
    KTX Bullet Train to Daejeon (approx. 1h)
  • Daejeon Hannam University
  • Group Lunch (included)
  • Historical & Cultural Walking Tour of Daejeon – Daejeon is the 5th largest city in South Korea, with a population of approximately 1.5 million. The city has been promoted as a city of science and education centred about Daedeok Science Town, more lately called Daedeok Innopolis. The Daejeon municipal government dubs itself a core city of research and development and the cradle of Korea’s cutting-edge science sector
  • Overnight in Daejeon

Day 9 – Daejeon/Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Daejeon Health Sciences College
  • Group Lunch (included)
  • Daejeon Health Service Center
  • UAM Historical Park
  • KTX Bullet Train to Seoul (approx. 1h)

Day 10 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Seoul City Hall and Community Health Center Experience
  • Gangnam Square

Day 11 – Paju Day Trip

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Bus to Paju (approx. 1.5h)
  • Panmunjom (DMZ) Tour Experience
  • Return to Seoul

Day 12 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Korean Missionary Nursing Leaders Cemetery – The Yanghwajin Foreigners Cemetery, the most sacred site for Protestants in South Korea, occupies a tree-shaded hill overlooking Seoul Han River.
  • Lunch Break
  • BTS Music Group Tour

Day 13 – Seoul

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Free Day in Seoul
  • Farewell Dinner & Program Closing

Day 14 – Return

  • Breakfast & Day Briefing
  • Airport Transfer
  • Depart Seoul, South Korea for Home

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