Suwon Hwaseong Fortress & Folk Village


Tour Number

Activity Level



Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, Hiking and Walking, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 7



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

Culture and Unesco World Heritate

How amazing that you can see UNESCO World Cultural Heritage during tour. The tour will be more interesting if I add some explanation.

All my tours can be customized by your request with extra or less charge.

Suwon Hwaseong Fortress
Suwon Hwasung fortress was constructed by 22nd king Jeongjo(1776 ~ 1800) of Joseon dynasty. This fortress itself is UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Let's enjoy the meaning of the fortress while walking along the wall and take break in the beautiful pavilion.

Korean Folk Village
This was designed to keep Korean traditions those are running through our cultural heritages. You will enjoy watching Nongak(UNESCO World Intangible Asset) performance and walking through traditional houses. And meet small seasonal events.
The attached video is Nongak at Folk Village.

● Performances will be canceled due to bad weather, scarcely.



● Average pick up time is 08:00am (Differs according to your location of hotel. Check with me, please)

● Route Choices:

Hotel → Suwon Hwaseong fortress → Korean Folk Village - Hotel

Suwon Hwaseong fortress: Yeonmudae, walk along the Fortress Wall, Temporary palace and Martial Art Performance

Korea Folk Village : Sightseeing in Traditional House Village, Watch Nongak Musical Dancing Performance, Experience Korean Traditional Village.

Hotel → Suwon Hwaseong fortress → Changdeokgung Palace - Hotel

Hotel → Suwon Hwaseong fortress → Everland - Hotel

Hotel → Suwon Hwaseong fortress → Fruit Picking - Hotel

Bring all your passports.


Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At the lobby[Concierge] of customer's hotel in Seoul
(if the lobby is not first floor, on the first floor of the hotel building)

End location: At customer's hotel in Seoul or any place in Seoul

Duration: 9 hours

Little Traffic jam expected. (for example 30 ~ 50 minutes)


11-Passenger Van (Hyundai Motor's Grand Starex with Full air conditioner and heater)
Accommodate 7 adults comfortably

What’s Included

Other: English speaking guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Mini Van, Gas, Toll and Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Estimated Local Cash Needed

24 (KRW24,000) - [per person]

Entrance: 16,000(fortress 1,000 folk village 10,000 - depends on discount range)
Lunch: 8,000 ~ 10,000

What’s Extra

Other: Meals & beverage


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

A Recent Review of this tour

Great time. Kevin was very accomodating and helpful, even when the weather turned bad.
Joyce Lo

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