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Tour description

Korea - Busan to DMZ

» Best of Korea East Coast

fr SGD2790

8 Days



Ride along the Korean east coast from the south right up to the DMZ!

This journey follows the Gangwon & Geongbuk bicycle paths and ends at the Goseong Unification Observatory Tower, just outside the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ).
Starting from the south, we will pass quiet fishing villages, winding along the rocky coast lines which offers outstanding view of the Sea of Japan, as we make our way on The Romantic Road fo Korea through resort towns & beaches.   

A challenging yet very rewarding journey sprinkled with a series of steep climbs awaits the avid cyclists.

It is recommended for experienced cyclists or if you have already done our Seoul to Busan 4 Rivers Bikepacking Tour.


+ Ride up to one of the most famous DMZ ini the world
+ Oversee North Korea from Goseong Unification Observation Tower
+ Experience exciting train journey across the Korean peninsular
+ Well-designed cycling infrastructure and designated cycling paths
+ Beautiful coastal roads with stunning landscapes as we head up north


Start: Busan
End: Goseong / send-off at Gangneung
Cycling Distance: 650km
Bike paths checkpoints: 17
Grade: Challenging  (coastal roads / cross winds / undulating)
(* Recommended for experienced cyclists)


COST : est. S$2790/pax (twin-share)  Single room supplement: S$ (tbc) 

- exclude flights

- excluded bike rental (if needed)


Note this is planned for 100% cycling, but we have 'some seats' on the SSV for just in case

1) All 7 nights accommodation (hotels/guesthouses)

2) 7 breakfasts + 6 lunches + 2 dinners

3) 2x Train tickets (bullet) from Seoul to Busan & Gangneung back to Seoul

4) 1x 100% Safety-Support Vehicle (SSV) - some seats 

5) Experienced Cycling Leader/Guide

6) Detailed Pre-Trip Preparation + Departure Briefing (specific to COVID-travel)



1) Make an online Pre-Trip Booking deposit of $50 via our secured payment gateway Paypal/Stripe.

2) State the Tour, Your Name & Contact details (mobile & email)

3) We will get in touch with you within 3 business days (what's next, other details, balance payment etc)

Detailed itinerary

8D7N (6 cycle-days *standard itinerary)

Day01 - Arrival to Incheon / Seoul / Train to Busan

Day02 - Busan / Ulsan (90km)

Day03 - Ulsan / Pohang (130km)

Day04 - Pohang / Uljin (140km)

Day05 Uljin / gangneung (120km)

Day06 gangneung / goseong  (80km)

Day07 goseong / DMZ (40km) / Transfer back to Gangneung

Day08 Gangneung / train back to Seoul / Departure (or own extension afters)

* private groups who wish to make the itinerary more "relax" can contact us for customisation, ie. more cycle-days

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