The Best Adventure Tours in South Korea

Gyeongbokgung Palace at night, Seoul, South Korea Gyeongbokgung Palace at night, Seoul, South Korea

If you're headed to South Korea and are looking for the best options for adventure tours, then you've come to the right place. We have done an extensive analysis of all available options in South Korea based on price, guest ratings, service, amenities, activities, and value. We've done the groundwork for you, meticulously analyzing everything based on these key criteria in order to find the absolute best adventure tours. Whether you're dreaming of a vacation filled with relaxation, adventure, or a perfect blend of both, we've found the ideal journeys to make your holiday to South Korea unforgettable. We have lots of details below on what these multi-day tours and trips are like, where they visit, how much you can expect to pay, and more. So, let's dig in.


The Top 3:

  • 27 Days, $4788.00

  • 5 Days, $1229.00

  • 3 Days, $966.00

What are adventure tours like in South Korea?

South Korea

Here are the important factors:

  • 16 trip options analyzed
  • $282 average price per day (USD)
  • 1 to 27 days in length
  • 4.74 of 5 average rating
  • 23 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of adventure tours in South Korea, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.74 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 23 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 9 days, with tours ranging from 1 to 27 days long. Regarding physical activity, the tours are categorized as moderate, easy, and relaxing, with the majority being moderate. With our thorough analysis of 16 adventure tours, we've found the best. So rest assured that South Korea has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Adventure Tours in South Korea
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Madventure



27 Days Seoul to Tokyo 12 Destinations through South Korea, Japan 24 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

This 27-day journey, visiting South Korea and Japan, is ideal for guests age 18 to 80. And priced at only $177 per day, it's a great value, too. This trip takes you on an adventure to 12 destinations, including Sokcho, Gyeongju, Busan, and Fukuoka. Begin your trip in Seoul and complete it with a memorable finale in Tokyo. It's offered by Madventure, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

$4,788
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
by Bamba Travel



5 Days Start/End in Seoul 11 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $246 per day, this terrific 5-day trip is ideal for guests age 10 and older. With 11 destinations to explore, you'll get the chance to see Yeosu, Busan, Gyeongju, and Andong, and more. Seoul will be both the start and end of your journey. Organized by the reputable Bamba Travel, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Family
$1,229
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Bamba Travel



3 Days Seoul to Busan 8 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible trip that has received a 4.9 out of 5 rating from previous guests. With a duration of 3 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 20 people, and is good for guests age 10 and older. Along the way, this journey encompasses 8 destinations, including Suncheon, Yeosu, Gongju, and Buyeo. Your journey will begin in Seoul and end in Busan. This fantastic option, organized by Bamba Travel, presents an unbeatable value at just $322 per day.

  • Family
$966
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Bamba Travel



7 Days Start/End in Seoul 18 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 10 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 7 days, this voyage has a maximum size of 20 individuals. Welcoming guests age 10 and older, it is organized by Bamba Travel, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. This itinerary covers 18 captivating destinations, with stops in Yeosu, Jinju, Busan, and Ulsan, among others. Seoul will be the beginning and end of your trip. Available at an unbeatable price of only $343 per day, this option also has a rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Family
$2,400
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Crooked Compass



9 Days Start/End in Seoul 6 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional trip that has garnered a 5 out of 5 rating. With a duration of 9 days, this jouney will have 12 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests age 18 and older. Expertly organized by Crooked Compass, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $576 per day.

  • Historical
$5,182
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  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by One Life Adventures



13 Days Seoul to Jeju-do 6 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 18 to 45 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This memorable journey is offered by One Life Adventures which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 5 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $177 per day. Uncover the beauty of 6 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Jeonju, Gyeongju, Busan, and Geumsan. Your journey will begin in Seoul and end in Jeju-do. The maximum group size is 20 people, welcoming guests age 18 to 45.

$2,877 $2,302
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  • On Sale: 15% Off
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Culture Trip



10 Days Start/End in Seoul 5 Destinations 18 People at Most Ages 25 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey that has been awarded a 4.9 out of 5 stars by previous guests. With a duration of 10 days, this trip offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 18 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to guests age 25 and older. Traverse through 5 enchanting destinations, with Seoraksan National Park, Gyeongju, and Busan among the must-see stops along the route. Seoul kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Brought to you by Culture Trip, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $348 per day. It's also on sale right now!

$4,099 $3,484
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by G Adventures



8 Days Start/End in Seoul 3 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 12 to 90 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled journey for 8 unforgettable days. It ensures an intimate group setting with 16 participants at most. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Seoul. G Adventures, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests guests age 12 to 90. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $320 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
$2,559
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Odynovo



7 Days Start/End in Seoul 3 Destinations 10 People at Most Ages 1 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

This fantastic trip has a rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars. Seoul will be both the start and end of your journey. Lasting 7 days, the maximum group size is 10 people, and it's good for guests age 1 to 85. Organized by Odynovo, this is a great deal because it's only $357 per day.

  • Family
$2,500
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Intrepid Travel



9 Days Start/End in Seoul 4 Destinations 12 People at Most Ages 15 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 4.8 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary trip is the perfect choice. Explore 4 incredible locations on this trip, including Sokcho and Andong. Your adventure starts and ends in Seoul. Spanning across 9 days, the trip accommodates 12 individuals, and is suitable for guests age 15 and older. Offered by Intrepid Travel, this remarkable trip is priced at just $335 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Sightseeing
  • Historical
  • Family
$3,019
TourRadar

See also The Best Family-Friendly Tours to South Korea, The Best Historical Tours in South Korea, The Best 10-Day Tours in South Korea, The Best One Week (7-Day) Tours in South Korea, The Best Christmas & New Years Tours in South Korea, The Best Sightseeing Tours in South Korea, The Best Cultural Tours in South Korea, The Best Romantic Tours for Couples in South Korea, The Best Luxury Tours to South Korea, or The Best Tours for Seniors to South Korea for more tour ideas. With so many options, there's a guided tour or vacation package for every type of traveler.

Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Seoul, The Best 10-Day Tours from Seoul, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Seoul for more package tour options.

How much do Adventure Tours in South Korea cost?

Average Daily Price Adventure Tours
$282

Travelers to South Korea will have a large number of terrific options for adventure tours at a variety of great prices. The price of adventure tours here can vary by type, destinations, length, and travel style. Based on thorough data from 16 adventure tours, their average daily price is a very reasonable $282 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in South Korea.

And for more information on South Korea, see South Korea Travel Costs and South Korea Hotel Costs.


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