Korea Tourism OrganizationKuala Lumpur(KTO KL) Office promotes Korea as a touristdestination to Malaysian People and provides a diversity of travel information on South Korea. All the brochures are provided free of charge including maps and travel guides. Visitors, especially those traveling Free & Easy to Korea, can approach the Korea Plaza for travel consultation and assistance.
1. Consumer Assistance
We are now operating Korea Plaza in KL to provide travel information and consultation to the consumers who want to take a trip to Korea.
Korea Plaza KL staffs will help you plan your trip and provide information on travel attractions, transportation, accommodation, shopping places, food and even discount coupon.
Visitors can get a wide array of brochures on Korea tourism and read the reference books. Some visitors might feel a little 'lost' as to which brochure they should collectfor their travelbecause of too many kinds of our brochures. With an idea of traveler itineraries,Korea Plaza KL will be able to help visitors select only the relevant brochures.
If a visit to Korea Plaza KL is inconvenient, travelers can drop us an email and brochures can be mailed instead.
As Korea Plaza KLis unable to offer direct assistance for hotel, transportation reservations, we can provide the contacts instead so that travelers can make their own reservations with ease. In the event that travelers feel 'confused' by the massive number of tour itineraries available in the market as advertised in the daily newspaper, Korea Plaza KL can assist them the best itinerary to suit their needs.
KTO KL runs the King Sejong Institute in Korea Plaza to provide free Korean Language class and also organizes free cooking class, dance class regularly as well as FIT seminar, special events
2. Travel Agent Assistance
Currently, KTO KLtakes charge of promotional activities in Malaysia and Brunei.
At the forefront, KTO KLcollaborates closely with travel agents as well as airlines for the development of new tour itineraries, introducing Korea to agents through familiarization tours.
KTO KL also organizes agent seminarsto bring Korea closer to travel agents by inviting Korean delegates comprising of land operators, ski resorts and theme park operators, as well as representatives from provincial and city government offices, regional tourism organizations. These events have been instrumental in developing interesting Korean tour programs, while bridging the gap between Korea and the respective markets.
In a supporting role, KTO KL also regularly produces press releases to ensure that new developments are constantly communicated and updated to the media. Our office also plans yearly marketing campaigns to maintain the image of Korea as a choice of holiday destination through advertising in the local newspapers, on television and radio and even outdoors (eg. Bus advertisement). Press trips are often planned so that invited journalists can experience Korea's distinctive culture, traditions and attractions, such as gourmet tours, visits to Korea's entertainment spots and shopping districts.
In a supporting role, KTO KL also regularly produces press releases to ensure that new developments are constantly communicated and updated to the media. Our office also plans yearly marketing campaigns to maintain the image of Korea as a choice of holiday destination through advertising in the local newspapers, on television and radio and even outdoors (eg. Bus advertising ). Press trips are often planned so that invited journalists can experience Korea's distinctive culture, traditions and attractions, such as gourmet tours, visits to Korea's entertainment spots and shopping districts.
3. Visit Us
- Suite 7-03, 7th Floor, Menara Hap Seng, Letter box No.39, Jalan P. Ramlee, 50250, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
- Working Hours (Excluding Public Holiday)
- - Office : 9:00 am - 12:00 pm,
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm (Mon - Fri)
- Korea Plaza : 10:00am – 7:00pm(Mon-Fri)
10:00am – 3:00pm(Sat)
- Managing DirectorYang Kyungsoo
- Marketing DirectorLee Dongwook
- Assistant DirectorShin Junghun
- Marketing ManagerLau Shi Yun(June)
- Korea Plaza ManagerMuniratulakmal Binti Mohd Azaiauddin
- Online ManagerTong Sieow Thian(Estee)
- MICE ManagerHizatul Akma
Marketing ManagerKim Nuri
Marketing ManagerNur Fatin Nabila Binti Rosdee
Marketing ManagerCherub Chee Yi Ling