Seoul Highlights, Seoul Must See.

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Tour Number

Activity Level

153095


Categories

Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

Korean (fluent), Japanese (basic), English (advanced)

Full Day Seoul City Tour


Seoul has been the capital of the dynasties (Baekje, Joseon) and South Korea.

It has been called as "Hanseong", "Hanyang", "Seoul" as time goes by.

With dynamics of modern life and traditional places to see, such as royal palaces, traditional markets, N Seoul Tower and local places, Seoul is a city with so much to offer that you might not know where to start.

"I will show you around best part of Seoul, let's kick it off Seoul Tour with Kevin H. "

○ Gyeongbokgung : royal palace with 'Guards Changing Ceremony' (closed on Tuesdays)
○ Cheonggyeocheon streem : small river which is a component of feng shui (geomancy)
○ Insadong : traditional street full of antiques, souvenirs, Korean food, small galleries
○ Jogyesa : headquarter of Zen Buddhism in Korea
○ Bukchon Hanok Village : Village of Korean traditional houses (closed on Sundays and holidays)
○ Ikseondong Hanok Village : Village of Korean traditional houses
○ Namdaemun Market : traditional market

:)

Itinerary

{Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday}
Hotel → Cheonggyecheon Stream → {Gyeongbok Palace & Changing Guard Ceremony, Blue House, Folk Museum} → Jogyesa Buddhist Temple → Insadong Culture Street (Lunch) → Bukchon Hanok Village → N Seoul Tower → Namdaemun Market → Hotel

{Tuesday}
Hotel → Changdeok palace → Changing Guard Ceremony in front of Deoksu Palace → Jogyesa Buddhist Temple → Insadong Culture Street (Lunch) → Ikseondong Hanok Village → Dongdaemun DDP → N Seoul Tower → Hotel

{Sunday, Holiday}
Hotel → {Gyeongbok Palace & Changing Guard Ceremony, Blue House, Folk Museum} → Jogyesa Buddhist Temple → Insadong Culture Street (Lunch) → Ikseondong Hanok Village → N Seoul Tower → Namdaemun Market → Hotel

Seniors and Youth bring along passports for a few entrance saving.
A few place need to hop on hop off.

:)

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

(from Hotel to Hotel)

Transportation

:
11-Passenger Van (Hyundai Motor's Grand Starex with Full air conditioner and heater)
Accommodate 10 people of adults + children
Accommodate 7 people of adults

What’s Included

Other: .
Kevin H's Private Guide Service
Hotel pickup and drop-off (in Seoul)
Private mini Van, Gas, Toll, Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 KRW15,000 - :
(per person)
Palace: KRW3,000
N Seoul Tower Elevator: KRW10,000 (You don't need to go up the tower)
Lunch: KRW6,000 ~ 15,000

(per group)
Parking: KRW20,000

What’s Extra

Other: .
Meals and Beverage
Entrance

Restrictions

I can handle all of your tour requests if not illegal.

A Recent Review of this tour

Kevin was incredibly friendly, knowledgeable and a pleasant travel companion. He offer WiFi in his car and the entire tour experience was perfect for our small group. High recommended.
John Lee

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Private tour guide Kevin

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