Instructions for getting to the villages can be found in this thread
, here is a direct link to the GV pdf
. It's difficult keeping the guides up-to-date though so some of the features may have changed.
Or if you are a map kind of person, it's marked on the Golden Valley map found on the Wurm forums
As for your plan hopefully that won't be possible, otherwise it would mean that everyone on the premium servers at the moment would be at a disadvantage. Still worth a shot though, be good for planning potential training plans for Epic.
(Something we'll hopefully have a chance to discuss in the new forum area.)