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JSA (Joint Security Area) Panmunjom Tour

$79 USD


Tuesday to Friday (except public holidays)

Minimum Pax

1 Person


6 hours


5 days in advance




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Meet Location

  • JoongAng Tour Office in President Hotel (Room #302 on the 3rd floor)


  • Tour guide
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Admission fee
  • Lunch
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Witness the high tension between North and South Korea leading from the Korean War until today at Panmunjom (JSA).

There is no other place in South Korea where you can get this close to North Korea and North Korean soldiers. The Joint Security Area (JSA) is the only part of DMZ where South and North Korean forces stand face-to-face.

Why this tour?
▷Visit not only JSA (Panmunjom) but also the War Memorial of Korea in one day
▷Feel the tension between North Korea and South Korea right next to the borderline
▷Gain in-depth knowledge about the Korean War

1. If your nationality is one of the following countries, you cannot join this tour.
: Afghanistan, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Pakistan, Sudan and Syria
2. Children under 11 years old are not allowed.
3. Korean who holds a Korean passport cannot join this tour.
4. If you are an overseas resident who holds a Korean passport, please send us a copy of ‘Certificate of Overseas Koreans registration’ issued by Korean consulate at least 4 days before the tour date.


9:30amMeet at JoongAng Tour Office in President Hotel (7th floor)
9:50amDepart from President Hotel
10:00am~11:10amTour at the War Memorial of Korea
12:20pmArrive at Imjingak Resort
12:20pm~1:40pmLunch at a Korean restaurant (Bulgogi or Bibimbap) & free time
*Bulgogi: Grilled marinated beef
*Bibimbap: Rice bowl with mixed vegetables (vegetarian)
1:50pmTour at Imjingak Resort
2:00pmPass by Unification Bridge
2:10pmArrive at Camp Bonifas
2:30pmReceive a briefing at Camp Bonifas
2:50pm~4:10pmTour to Joint Security Area (Panmunjom)
4:30pmPass by Unification Bridge
5:30pmArrive at Hotel President/Lotte Hotel (Myeongdong)

* Tour schedule and arrival time is subject to change (be cancelled) due to the traffic conditions and military reasons.

Checklist for booking
1. All the participants must type in their passport information on the booking page. This is to make a list of visitors and submit it to the authorized office before visiting (mandatory).
2. If your nationality is one of the following countries, please send a copy of your passport to at least 4 days before the tour day.
Albania, Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Bolivia, Myanmar, Egypt, Georgia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Malaysia, Morocco, Nigeria, Oman, Palestinian Authority, People’s Republic of China, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Somalia, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen.

Since JSA Panmunjom tour takes place at a spot where South and North Korea co-exist, the followings should be kept in mind.

1. You must carry your PASSPORT on the day of the tour.
- Without it, you may not participate in this tour. The Korean army will check your ID and if you do not have your ID, you may be prohibited to enter DMZ. Even after sending the information for booking, you will be asked to show your actual passport before entering DMZ.
2. Dress code: the followings are NOT allowed
- Sleeveless shirts, tank tops, T-shirts (must be collared shirts), leather pants or skirt, short pants, worn or faded jeans, transparent clothes, tight fitting clothes (leggings or skinny jeans), military uniform style clothes, training wear
- Backless slippers, flip flops
3. Any equipment, microphones or flags belonging to the communist side in the mac conference room are not to be touched.
4. Do not speak with, make any gesture toward or in any way, approach or respond to personnel from the other side.

How to book

1. Complete your booking.
2. Check your email.
3. Enjoy it.

*Check if you need to send a copy of your passport (indicated in the overview) and send it to if necessary.

keep in mind

- The same price applies for adults and children.


More than 8 days before the reserved date: 100% refund
6~7 Business days before the reserved date: 80% refund
5 business days before: Non-refundable.

*Please make sure to check the availability with us at least 5 days before the original reserved date if you wish to change the schedule.

NO REFUND cases:
- If you miss the bus, fail to bring the appropriate ID, DO NOT comply with the Dress Code or for some other personal reason fail to participate in the tour, you get NO refund.
- In case military or other official considerations prohibit entry into the J.S.A., it is inevitable therefore there’s no refund.
- If the tour is canceled during the tour due to military reasons or other official considerations, there is no refund.

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