February 02 - 05, 2019.
4 Days Package Tour:
From Only KRW 219 000!
Waegook Travel is a licensed travel agency (Grade 1 covering expats – License No 612-13-28058) and we live and operate on Geoje Island. Join the locals for the best Lunar New Year ever).
Book Early and get your Friends to join for the best rooms and deals. Groups and Singles Welcome!
Deposits: You can secure your Early Bird Discount and the best rooms by booking and paying a deposit of only KRW 100 000.
All prices below are Early Bird 1 Prices Per Person before additional discounts:
(See Group and Child Discounts)!
Early Bird 1 Prices (Till Jan 3):
Meeting us at our accommodation on Geoje KRW 219 000
Southern and Central Departures KRW 249 000
Northern Departures KRW 259 000.
Early Bird 2 (Extended till Jan 21st):
Add KRW 10 000 for payments or deposits after Thursday, January 21st.
Add KRW 20 000 (Standard Price) for payments or deposits after Thursday, January 21st.
Please note: All balances and payments due latest Monday, January 28th (See Pay Link at the bottom of the event).
Be sure to check out all the fun activities under Included and Fun Options below!
Return Bus to Geoje Island, Island Tour and Transfers.
3 Nights’ Accommodation: 2 Nights Guest House Accommodation (Pension) on Geoje Island right by the beach PLUS 1 Night’s modern motel accommodation in Tongyeong by the harbour and near major attractions).
2 X Breakfast: 1 X English Breakfast / 1 X Burger King Whopper or Long Chicken Deluxe. For Vegetarians the chicken or beef will be replaced with hash browns.
3 Dinners: 1 X Big Lamb Beach BBQ / 1 X Korean Restaurant Pork BBQ / 1 X Korean Restaurant Duck BBQ. (Vegetarian options will also be available).
Many Free Cocktails or Refreshments (Served at the Beach Party with flip cup, beer pong and party music and on the optional Sunset Cruise).
1 Tongyeong Luge (Favourite among most of our guests) and General Lee Sun Shin Park Turtle Ships (Tickets Included).
Sport: Beach Volley Ball, Beach Soccer and Touch Rugby. We will also show the 6 Nations Live or replays for Friday and late games.
Free: Beach Time, Hiking, Kayaking (Bring a wetsuit or warm waterproof pants) and much more…
Chill: Luxury Water Park and Spa, Sunset Cruise, Oedo Botanical Island, Boat Fishing, Sea World, Hiking at Gonggoji, Tongyeong Cable Car and more…
Thrill: NEW Jet-boat between the cliffs of Haegeumgang * Mountain Forest ATVs, Fast Go Karts (My favourite) and more…
Detail Info and Option prices for more info.
All departures on Saturday, February 2, 2019 are in the Morning
NORTHERN DEPARTURES (ETA 12:30):
06:00 Seoul – Noksapyeong (Noksapyeong Subway Exit 2).
07:00 Yeongtong – Suwon (Yeongtong Subway Station Exit 1).
07:50 Cheonan (In front of Sinsegae Department store across from Mr. Pizza. Sinsegae is by Cheonan Intercity Bus Terminal).
09:20 Daejeon (In front of Yongjeon Dong Homeplus).
SOUTHERN & CENTRAL DEPARTURES (ETA 13:30):
09:30 Gumi (Gumi Bus Terminal in front of the taxi rank at the main entrance).
10:20 Daegu (In front of NH Bank across from Sinsegae Department Store by Dong Daegu Intercity Bus Terminal).
11:40 Changwon (In front of the taxi stand at Changwon Intercity Terminal).
12:20 Busan (In front of the Paragon Hotel across from Sasang (Seobu) Intercity Bus Terminal).
People meeting us on Geoje:
You can take City Bus 22 or 23 or take a taxi to Wahyeon Beach. You can meet us at the CU Convenience Store on Wahyeon Beach. The City Bus is only KRW 1 300 Won, and you can get off at the 1st bus stop on the top of the hill by the Wahyeon Beach Sign. It is a few seconds after you pass the Dome Hotel on the left. Walk all the way down the hill and turn right. The CU is on the right. A taxi is about KRW 17 000 from the terminal and much faster and easier. Call us if you want us to explain to the driver where to go. Sugi: 010 5293 3775.
We offer a very flexible tour with many activities to choose from. Sometimes some activities might overlap, and some activities get repeated at other times or on different days. We do this for you to participate in as many activities as you would like without being forced into doing things you are not interested in. Please make sure you make your own schedule for activities in advance.
12:30 – 13:30 Arrive at our Beach Accommodation.
Check-in at our beach rooms at Wahyeon Beach.
13:00 – 14:00 Confirm optional activities or enjoy the beach.
13:30 – 16:00 Thrilling Mountain Forest ATVs (KRW 25 000 Per Person)
Transport to the ATVs every hour on the hour and transport back to Wahyeon Beach every hour at 10 minutes past the hour.
13:30 –16:30 Boat Fishing (KRW 60 000 PP).
If you want to go fishing and go to Oedo, you can go to Oedo on Sunday at 11:00 - 14:00.
13:30 – 16:30 Play some beach volleyball, beach soccer and touch rugby (Free).
Nature lovers can also hike to Gonggoji with amazing forest, garden, pebble beach and Naedo Island views (Free).
14:00 Spectacular Oedo Botanical Island Tour 1 (KRW 28 000 PP including Ferry and Island Park Admission to Geoje’s No 1 Attraction).
Will be back at 17:00. People going to Oedo and the Sunset Cruise will just wait at the ferry terminal after Oedo because the Sunset Cruise will start from there as soon as you get back.
14:30 – 16:00 Geoje Sea World (KRW 22 000 PP).
Not going to Sea World you can also visit:
Jisepo Marina and 2 Museums (Shipbuilding and Fishing Folklore – KRW 3 000 for both)
Maybe grab some lunch, coffee, waffles etc. All within a short walk from each other).
17:10 – 19:00 Sunset Cruise (KRW 25 000 for a spectacular one-and-a-half-hour cruise around famous landmarks including Haegeumgang, Oedo Botanical Island, Naedo, Gonggoji etc). Refreshments and music provided free.
Highly recommended. You will take the best snapshots of your life.
Minimum 10 People - Maximum 120 People.
19:00 BBQ fires are lit. Get ready for an awesome BBQ night with music, beer pong, beach party with free cocktails and more…
19:30 – 21:00 Our Signature Lamb BBQ (Included). (Halal and Vegetarian Options available).
2 Big Lamb Chops, Creamy Pasta Salad and Fresh Mixed Salad.
Mouth-watering South African style BBQ (Braai). Wonderful time to socialize.
21:00 - …
Beach Party 1 (Included) with Bon Fire, Music and lots of our famous Free Cocktails.
Subject to weather – In case of strong wind or rain the party will be held in a more sheltered place.
Socialize with Flip Cup, Beer Pong etc.
09:00 – 10:00 Full English Breakfast (Included) with Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, Baked Beans, Toast, Cheese, Jam and Coffee – Vegetarian options available.
10:30 Depart for the luxurious Daemyung Resort Geoje Marina Waterpark and Spa (Our Discounted Price KRW 33 000 – Normal Price KRW 45 000). Shake off the winter cold with inside and outside heated pools, slides, saunas and spa baths. There are also separate Korean style spas for men and women who want to make use of all the facilities. There is a pool, table tennis and game room if you have had enough water. You can go with the first departure and stay all day till our last pick up or come back when our second waterpark departure arrives at the resort. Please bring your swimsuit and swimming cap otherwise you will be denied access.
11:00: Spectacular Oedo Botanical Island Tour 2 (KRW 28 000 PP including Ferry and Island Park Admission). Oedo cruise will get back at 14:00.
11:00 – 16:00 Thrilling Mountain Forest ATVs (KRW 25 000 Per Person)
Transport to the ATVs every hour on the hour and transport back to Wahyeon Beach every hour at 10 minutes past the hour.
14:30 to 16:00 Sea World: Dolphin and Beluga Whale Show. There is also an interesting reptile exhibition (KRW 22 000 Per Person).
19:00 – 20:30 Delicious Duck Korean BBQ Dinner. The restaurant is in Mundong and very famous on Geoje (Meal Included. Extra Portions and Drinks extra. Vegetarian option available).
21:00 – 23:00 After dinner we will depart for a Fun Okpo Night with many expat bars to choose from. We will show you our favourites where we can enjoy some drinks and music. Some bars have pool tables and dart boards.
People who don’t want to go to Okpo will be dropped of at Wahyeon Beach after we dropped off the people in Okpo. The bus will be back in Okpo to pick people up at 23:00. The 15-minute trip back to Wahyeon Beach is always fun with some pumping music and sing along and often people ask to drive around a bit longer. People who want to stay in Okpo later than 23:00 can take a taxi back to Wahyeon for about KRW 12 000.
10:30 – 11:00 Check Out and Burger King Burgers (Included) will be delivered, so you can even have them on the Island Tour if you stayed out late. In your booking you can choose a Chicken Burger or Vegetarian Burger if you don’t want the Whopper Beef Burger.
11:00 – 15:00 Enchanting Geoje Island Bus Tour (Included) & Exciting Go Karts (KRW 20 000 PP) & Super Speed Jetboats (KRW 20 000).
The Tour will feature the top Geoje Island attractions including Gujora Beach, Hakdong Pebble Beach, Sinseondae, Windy Hill and Haegeumgang.
On the tour you can also do optional Go-Karting on an exciting new track right next to the sea or enjoy the adrenalin pumping Jetboats along the cliffs of Haegeumgang.
15:00 Depart for Tongyeong from Haegeumgang. The bus will NOT go back to Wahyeon Beach because of check-out, distance and time, so everybody needs to be checked out and on the bus by 11 AM. The tour is amazing, and you can do as much as you want at your own pace.
16:00 – 17:00 Explore General Lee Sun Shin Park (Included) with various historical Turtle Ships used to defeat the Japanese. Reference “Myeongnyang” the movie. We will also show you how to get to Dongpirang mural village and the market popular for fresh sashimi and sweet Korean delicacies unique to the region. Please keep your bearings for self-exploration in your own time on Monday evening or Tuesday morning.
17:30 Check-in at our Tongyeong accommodation. Very neat and modern rooms next to the harbour and near the turtle ships, famous fish market and Dong Pirang Mural Village.
20:00 – 22:00 Korean Pork BBQ (Included). Vegetarian options available.
22:00 Depart for Tongyeong Motel.
22:30 Enjoy the last night at a Singing Room (Karaoke) or chill with some old and new friends near our accommodation.
… Till 11 AM Attractions to explore includes Don Pirang Mural Village, Tongyeong Traditional Sea Food Market.
Please have your stuff at the bus, by 11 AM.
11:00 Check Out
We check out late, so that you explore or grab something to eat if you are very hungry. If you can wait, there are many food stalls with Western and Korean street food at the Luge and Cable Car.
11:10 Depart for the exhilarating Luge (1 Luge Ride Included) and Cable Car (KRW 11 000). The Luge and Cable Car are next to each other and this is a great chance to experience both. If you want to do more Luge rides, you can skip the cable car. The first Luge ride is included and can’t be exchanged for the cable car.
11:30 –13:00 Tongyeong Luge. The first Luge ride (KRW 12 000) is included. If you want to go 2 more times on the luge and skip the Cable Car you can book 2 extra rides as an option (KRW 8 000 for both extra rides) on the booking form. Please see the bus departure time below the Cable Car, so you don’t miss the bus.
13:30– 15:00 Tongyeong Cable Car (KRW 11 000). Feast your eyes with spectacular views of a multitude of islands through binoculars and stand on the glass-bottom skywalk looking straight down from the top of Mireuksan. This is the longest cable car in Korea. On a clear day you can see Japan’s Tsushima Island from there.
15:10 Lucky Draw. Win awesome prizes with Waegook Travel’s end of the tour Lucky Draw. First prize is 1 Night’s accommodation for up to 15 people at Waegook Travel’s Wahyeon Beach House (Value KRW up 450 000). Many other great prizes too.
15:30 Departure for original departure cities. The super-fun weekends draws to a close.
All departure times and ETA are subject to lunar
new year traffic and weather conditions
We usually arrive earlier or on time, but keep traffic etc in mind for appointments or transport arrangements from our arrival cities.
20:10 Daejeon ETA.
21:00 Cheonan ETA.
22:00 Yeongtong ETA.
23:00 Seoul ETA.
Southern & Central Departures:
17:30 Changwon ETA
18:30 Busan ETA
18:30 Daegu ETA
19:10 Gumi ETA
GROUP ORGANIZER (Total group discount deducted from the organiser’s tour price):
Bookings of 3 or more: KRW 5 000 Per Person.
Groups of 3 or more will also get their own private rooms. Room size depends on the group size
Children accompanied by their parents qualify for the discounts below:
* Babies under 24 months Free
* 2 – 7 Years Old 50% Off Normal Price (Not Early Bird).
* 8 – 15 Years Old 20% Off Normal Price (Not Early Bird).
Only the discounts mentioned available. Other discounts are not possible.
* Please see the section “DETAILS” right at the bottom for an exact description of the accommodation, food, options, buses, highlights etc.
Join us for a super fun lunar new year long weekend!
LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU ALL FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE
Lunar New Year Bash 2019!