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Seoul City Culture Tour - See Bukchon Hanok Village, Myeongdong & more

The Korean Culture Experience will give you a feeling for Seoul's long-standing traditions, and the way the old and new blend harmoniously. Bukchon Hanok Village, N Seoul Tower, and the Cheonggyecheon Stream are just a few of the stops you'll make on this cultural tour.
  • Departure: Seoul
  • Type:
  • Duration: Approximately 3 hours
  • Meeting time: Approximately 9:00
  • Meeting point: Your hotel lobby
Highlights
  • Experience village life at Bukchon Hanok
  • Take in the panoramic view at N Seoul Tower
  • Visit the Ginseng Center
  • Shop around Lotte Department Store
  • Catch up on the latest fashion trends at Myeongdong
Notice
The pick-up time varies based on your hotel location and traffic conditions.Lunch is not included on half-day tours.Changdeokgung Palace will be replaced with Gyeongbokgung Palace on Mondays.In the event that any of the sites on the tour is closed, alternate sites will be visited.For your safety, stay with the group and follow the directions of the guide during the group tour. We cannot take any responsibility for injuries or losses incurred while on the tour.
Includes
  • Vehicle
  • Driver
  • Gas
  • Entrance fee
  • Guide (English)
Excludes
  • Tips
  • Other expense

Looking for some cool things to do in Seoul? Experience city culture at N Seoul Tower, Myeongdong, Cheonggyecheon Stream & more

On this Korean Cultural Experience tour, you will learn about Seoul's rich history and long practised traditions. Become acquainted with all facets of South Korean life, from the rural villages to the animated city streets. Let your guide take you on a journey through Seoul's best sights and attractions. You'll see Bukchon Hanok Village, N Seoul Tower, the Ginseng Center, Lotte Department, Myeongdong, and Cheonggyecheon Stream. It is a fun-filled day of sightseeing in South Korea.Your first stop is Bukchon Hanok Village, an traditional village hidden away in a bustling city. Here, the past and the present seamlessly co-exist and create an entirely new culture. With old-style Korean houses around every corner, Bukchon Hanok is a village caught in time. You will fall in love with the humble charm of this place. N Seoul Tower is the next destination. Set atop the Namsan mountain, this tower has an incredible view from the observatory. Absorb the beauty of the panorama; the landmarks and scenery are on full display. Your senses will be delighted at the Ginseng Center. Ginseng is renowned for its healing properties. Learn more about this multi-purpose herb and try it for yourself; ginseng in honey is particularly delicious and soothing. Next comes the Lotte Department Store, where shopaholics delight in a wide variety of merchandise. Start your shopping spree on the 9th floor and work your way up; the 11th floor has been designated for only traditional Korean products. Myeongdong is one of the most popular tourist spots in Korea. This place is like a huge showroom window, where you can check out all the fashion trends in Korea. Not only can you see clothing and cosmetics, but you can taste various trendy street foods. Among the dense tall buildings, Cheonggyecheon Stream flows through the center of the city. Cheonggyecheon Stream is a great place to rest and have a picnic. This place is known for being one of the most beautiful sites in Korea. On a sunny day, taking a leisurely stroll along the stream is a particularly lovely activity.
Travel Reviews
flag/tha.svgNutt Saranyu
01/03/2018
Cultural experience"Amazing old village with traditional designed houses. We also went to ginseng center where they have many health food products"
flag/tha.svgJoy
02/01/2018
great for k-drama fans"If you fan of Korean drama you will like this place."
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flag/tha.svgNutt Saranyu
01/03/2018
Cultural experience"Amazing old village with traditional designed houses. We also went to ginseng center where they have many health food products"