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Tour Programs for International Patients and Families

TOUR PROGRAMS for International Patients & Families

Tour Programs for International Patients and Families :
What Are They?

The Korea Tourism Organization provides 1-day tour programs
that introduce major Korean tourist sites to international patients
and their families visiting Korea for medical treatment.
Take some time during your trip in Korea to feel the country's charm
in addition to its medical services.

1. How to Participate

Eligibility

International patients visiting Korea for medical purposes
and their accompanying members are eligible for this program.

※ The medical institutions the patients visit must be registered with
KTO’s Medical Tourism Information Center.
How to Apply

Please consult the coordinator or the tour personnel
at your hospital.

Where to Board the Tour Buses

- Standard Program : KTO Medical Tourism Information Center

·2F, K-Style Hub, 40, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul

- Non-standard Program :
  Medical institution the patients visit or stay in

Program Guide
Travel agency running the tour programs

Company name : Grace Travel

02-332-8946 (Monday - Friday 09:00-18:00) help@triptokorea.com Medical Tourism Information Center 02-752-2102~3 (09:00~20:00 open all year round)

medicaltourism@knto.or.kr

2. Tour Program

Виды программ
Types Day of
tour
Time of tour Place of departure
/arrival
Minimum number of
participants required
Standard
Program
Every
Tuesday
13:00~17:00 The KTO
Medical Tourism
Information Center
1 person
Non-
standard
Program
Upon
request
10:00~16:00 Each medical
institution
5 persons(for
medical institutions
located in the Seoul
metro area)
3 persons (for
medical institutions
in other areas)

※ Closed on Korean national holidays. Above schedules are subject to change

3. Tour Itinerary

Tour Itinerary : Every first and fifth Tuesday
  • 13:00 KTO’s
    K-Style Hub

    Taste
    traditional
    Korean tea /
    make incense pouches

  • 14:00 Changdeokgung
    Palace

    The representative
    palace built
    during the Joseon
    Dynasty (UNESCO
    World Heritage)

  • 15:00 Ikseon-dong
    Alley

    An alley
    where one can witness Korea
    of the past

  • 16:40 Cheongwadae/
    Bugak Skyway

    A political
    center in Korea boasting
    beautiful blue
    roof tiles

  • 17:00 Arrive at
    K-Style Hub

※ Admission to Changdeokgung Palace: Adults (₩3,000) / Children ages 7-18 (₩1,500) /
Children under 7and adults ages 65 and above (free) / Free admission for anyone wearing
a hanbok (Korean traditional clothing)

Tour Itinerary : Every second and fourth Tuesday
  • 13:00 KTO’s
    K-Style Hub

    Taste
    traditional
    Korean tea /
    make incense pouches

  • 14:00 Culture Station
    Seoul 284

    The old Seoul
    Station remodeled
    into a cultural
    complex

  • 15:00 Ikseon-dong
    Alley

    A hanok
    (traditional
    Korean house)
    village located in the middle of downtown Seoul

  • 16:40 Cheongwadae/
    Bugak Skyway

    The first
    broadcast
    tower in Korea
    that has become
    at ourist
    attraction

  • 17:00 Arrive at
    K-Style Hub

※Admission to Namsan N Seoul Tower Observatory: Adults (₩10,000) /
Children ages 3-12 (₩8,000) /Children under 36 months (free)
※Participants who do not want to join the Namsan N Seoul Tower tour can have free time
at the park.

Tour Itinerary : Every third Tuesday, or on rainy days
  • 13:00 KTO’s
    K-Style Hub

    Taste
    traditional
    Korean tea /
    make incense pouches

  • 14:00 Lotte World
    Tower
    15:00 Seoul Sky
    Observatory

    The observatory is the tallest
    in Korea and the fifth
    tallest in the world (555 m).

  • 17:00 Arrive at
    K-Style Hub

※ Admission to Seoul Sky Observatory: ₩24,000
※ Participants who do not want to join the Seoul Sky Observatory tour can have free time
at Lotte World Mall.