Tours by Category: History

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A curated directory of religious tours and spiritual journeys tagged with "history."

Tour Description Countries Duration Dates Min Price
Historical Seoul Tour: Cheongwadae Sarangchae and Gyeongbokgung Palace
Company: Viator
Categories: Buddhism · history · palaces · temples

Gain a deeper insight into Korean history and culture on this tour in Seoul with a friendly, knowledgeable local guide. Explore Gyeongbokgung Palace, visit a traditional Buddhist temple, discover Korea’s folk culture at a museum, and learn interesting facts about Korea’s politics at an exhibition center. You’ll also visit the National Ginseng Outlet to learn the secrets of this important plant. Details and booking→

3 hours 30 minutes various dates $44.00
Krakow Sightseeing Combo: Tour of Communist Nowa Huta and 24-Hour iPod Nano Rental
Company: Viator
Destinations: Krakow

Explore Krakow’s outer district of Nowa Huta on a 2.5-hour sightseeing tour by authentic communist-era minibus. With a guide, learn about the district’s history as a communist industrial center after World War II, and see its architecture on a 30-minute walk. Hear how the workers rose up to demonstrate against Soviet rule, ending Nowa Huta’s status as a model communist community. After your tour, pickup an iPod nano – yours to use for 24 hours to explore more of Krakow on your own. Use the iPod’s recorded commentary to learn about the attractions that interest you, from Wawel Hill and Wawel Castle to the synagogues and other Jewish sites of the Kazimierz district. Details and booking→

Poland 2.5 hours (tour); 24 various dates $56.17
Private Tour: Warsaw Walking Tour
Company: Viator
Categories: history · Judaism · palaces

Discover Warsaw’s history and sights on a 3-hour private walking tour, led by a friendly local guide. The must-do tour takes in the city’s pristine Old Town, former Jewish ghetto and sites linked to Warsaw’s old communist regime like the Palace of Culture and Science. Hear stories of World War II, and then see how the communist party left their mark on the city. The itinerary is flexible and tailored to your interests, so if there is something you want to see more of, just let your guide know! Details and booking→

3 hours various dates $22.12
2-Day Tour of Seoraksan (Mt Seorak) from Seoul
Company: Viator
Categories: history · temples

Leave the busy city of Seoul behind on a two-day excursion to Mt Seorak (Seoraksan), South Korea’s third-highest mountain. As you explore with your fun and knowledgeable guide, see why this UNESCO-protected mountain is one of the country’s most popular destinations, named for its slowly melting covering of snow. Your two-day tour also visits tranquil temples and a thriving fish market, taking you behind the scenes to glimpse daily life in South Korea. Details and booking→

2 days, 1 night various dates $356.99
3-Day Tour from Seoul: Gyeongju and Busan
Company: Viator
Categories: Buddhism · history · temples

Get an in-depth look at Korean history, culture and religion on this 3-day tour of Gyeongju and Busan, traveling by comfortable coach from Seoul with a knowledgeable local guide. Visit Bulguksa Temple and Seokguram Grotto on the coast of the East Sea, and learn about the Silla dynasty’s 1,000-year rule in Gyeongju, site of the ancient city capital. Then see the bustling modern port of Busan, where you’ll explore the beaches, famous fish market and the country’s largest Buddhist temple. Learn fascinating facts as you enjoy the scenic coastal landscapes!Special Offer - To celebrate the launch of our new tour, book now and save up to 4% on the recommended retail rate - Book Now! Details and booking→

3 days, 2 nights various dates $597.36