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Morning Half-Day Tour of Seoul

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  • Mobile ticket
  • Transfers included
  • Hotel pickup

Embark on a half-day tour in Seoul, exploring iconic landmarks, vibrant streets, and cultural treasures with a knowledgeable English-speaking guide.

Highlights

  • Step into a half-day tour in Seoul, an exploration through time with iconic sights like the Blue House and Gyeongbok Palace.

  • Enjoy the comfort of arranged transportation and insightful narratives from an English-speaking guide unveiling Seoul's cultural tapestry.

  • Immerse in Korean culture as you stroll through artistic Insadong, savor traditional tea, and explore antique stores amidst vibrant streets.

  • Inclusive of entry tickets, visit the UNESCO site Changdeok Palace and delve into the Korean lifestyle at the historic Bukchon Village if you choose the cultural tour.

  • Fun Fact: Seoul means ‘Capital City’ in Korean. Truly, a city where modern vibrance meets timeless tradition.

Inclusions

  • Half-day guided tour of Seoul (Seoul Heritage Discovery or Seoul Cultural Treasure)

  • Expert English-speaking guide

  • Hotel pick-up

  • Entry to attractions

Exclusions

  • Hotel drop-off

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Step into Seoul's Timeless Wonders

Embark on a half-day tour tracing the vibrant trails of Seoul. Kicking off with a pick-up at your accommodation, a knowledgeable English-speaking guide will transport you to the magnificent Blue House, the official residence of the South Korean President. Marvel at its unique blue-tiled roof, a symbol of power and a testament to the country's contemporary history. From modern politics, you'll be transported back in time to the Chogesa Temple. As one of the most important Buddhist temples in Seoul, it offers a peaceful respite amid the city bustle. Delight at the little-known fact that the temple, steeped in tranquility and tradition, literally lies at the heart of the high-tech city.

Immerse in Seoul's Cultural Tapestry

The journey continues through the grandeur of Gyeongbok Palace, the largest and most splendid of the Five Grand Palaces, restored meticulously to its original form after being left in ruins for over 250 years. As you navigate the vibrant streets of Insadong, your senses will be invigorated by the fusion of traditional tea houses, modern art galleries, and the mouthwatering scent of Korean street food. Wrap up your tour with a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage site, Changdeok Palace, and the historical alleys of Bukchon Village. These sites provide intriguing glimpses into traditional Korean architecture and lifestyle, truly immersing you in Seoul's rich cultural tapestry.

Itinerary

Seoul Heritage Discovery Tour

  • 9am: Hotel Pickup

  • 9:30am: Jogyesa Temple

  • 10:30am: Gyeonbok Palace

  • 11:30am: National Folk Museum

  • 12:30pm: Insadong

Seoul Cultural Treasure Tour

  • 9am: Hotel Pickup

  • 9:30am: Bukchon Village

  • 10am: N-Seoul Tower

  • 11am: Cheonggye Stream

  • 12:30pm: Insadong

Important Information

  • Gyeongbok Palace will be replaced by another tourist attraction when it is closed on Tuesdays.

Restrictions

  • This tour will have a maximum of 44 guests.

  • Guests are not allowed to pass by the Presidential Blue House for security reasons.

  • The experience is not accessible for wheelchair users.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID during the pick-up.

Hotel Transfers

  • This ticket includes hotel pickups and drop-offs.

  • In the next step of booking, please specify the name and address of your hotel.

  • This is applicable to all hotels in in Downtown, Gangnam, Jamsil, and Yeouido.

  • On the day of your tour, please report at your hotel lobby 10-15 min prior to your scheduled departure.

  • If your hotel does not have a lobby, please wait at the entrance of the hotel.

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