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The 3rd Tunnel (Dorasan Observatory) (제3땅굴)

  • The 3rd Tunnel (Dorasan Observatory) (제3땅굴)
  • The 3rd Tunnel (Dorasan Observatory) (제3땅굴)
  • The 3rd Tunnel (Dorasan Observatory) (제3땅굴)
  • Notices * Identification card required. Foreigners must bring a passport. Private vehicles not allowed.
  • Address Je3ttanggul-ro, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do
    경기도 파주시 군내면 제3땅굴로 210-358
  • Type DMZ Tours
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-31-940-8526,
  • Homepage (Korean, English, Chinese)
  • Information
    The 3rd Tunnel was discovered by South Korea in 1978. It spans over 1,635m in length, 2m in width, and 2m in height and is located 52km from Seoul. It is estimated that approximately 30,000 soldiers could move through the tunnel per hour. The scale is similar to the 2nd Tunnel, but it was thought to be more threatening as an invasion tool than the 1st and 2nd Tunnels. Located only 4km away from Imjingak toward the southwest and 3.5km from the Tongilchon area, it is accessible by car in approximately 45 min from Seoul.

    Mondays & Public holidays (Excluding weekends, Seollal/Chuseok)

    Approx. 1 hour through the mine entrance by train; approxmiately 3 hrs from Imjingak area by a tour bus.

    Tour Course Information
    The 3rd Tunnel (DMZ video room) → Dora Observatory → Dorasan Station → Tongilchon
    * Tour course subject to change.

    Operating Hours
    Weekdays 09:20-15:00 / Weekends 09:20-15:30

    Parking Facilities
    [Imjingak Parking Lot]
    Compact car 1,000 / Small-sized car 2,000 won / Mid-sized car 3,000 won / Large-sized car 5,000 won

    Available Facilities
    Tongilchon local produce, convenience store


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