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Seoul City to Yongin Korean Folk Village Tour - Ancient Korean Culture

Become a party of South Korea life on the Korean Folk Village Tour. You'll learn about the way the villagers live, and see the way they create their incredible handicrafts. In contrast, you'll visit some of the more resplendent mansions in Seoul. It gives you the full-spectrum of Korean life, from the rural areas to the richer areas.
  • Departure: Seoul
  • Type:
  • Duration: Approximately 5 hours
  • Meeting time: Approximately 12:30
  • Meeting point: Your hotel lobby
Highlights
  • Experience Korean village life
  • See some of the loveliest mansions in Seoul
  • Note the diverse architecture
  • Watch traditional performances
  • Admire local arts and crafts
  • Visit TV drama sets
Notice
The pick-up time varies based on your hotel location and traffic conditions.
Includes
  • Vehicle
  • Gas
  • Driver
Excludes
  • Tips
  • Other expense

What are some entertaining things to do in Seoul? Visit Korean Folk Village in Yongin and Korean Ginseng & Amethyst Center

On this Korean folk village tour, you will feel as though you have travelled back in time to South Korea's origins. Experience the the dynamic lifestyle and culture of a traditional Korean village, and learn about the captivating history of Seoul. On this joint tour, you will see a wide variety of residential structures, from the straw-thatched cottages of the local villagers, to the 99-room mansions of high-society. It gives you the full spectrum of life in Seoul, and the heritage deeply ingrained in modern-day culture. As you amble along the walkways, you'll see artisans and craftsmen dressed in traditional clothes, selling their wares and using old techniques to hone their skills. You can visit their workshops and watch as they demonstrate centuries-old trades such as pottery, smithing, bamboo crafts, and many others.There is an infectious energy at this village; the farmers play music and dance, creating a charming atmosphere of festivity. There are even tight-rope walking and acrobatic performances; you'll be captivated by the display of agility and talent. Have a taste of celebrity on a tour of the TV drama set used in popular Korean historical shows. If you are lucky, you may catch a glimpse of some of the stars.
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