Seoul's Greatest Hits -- Full Day

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Tour Number

Activity Level

149639


Categories

City, Hiking and Walking, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for teenagers; kids are OK.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Korean (basic), English (fluent)

the best sites of historic downtown and beyond, in Korea's capital, with an expert American-resident Professor


This tour is completely flexible on the number and nature of the sites visited. On offer are the best sights of Seoul's historic downtown area, many of which are depicted in my other tours here. It all depends on where I pick you up and drop you off, and just what you want to see and do. Possibilities include Seoul's best palaces, Buddhist temples, Christian churches, Shamanic or Taoist shrines, museums, historic buildings & traditional neighborhoods, restaurants & tea-shops, and so-on. On this system I offer 3or4-hour, 6-hour & 8or9-hour versions of this tour; you can choose (this is the longest one). If you want something other than that, a custom-designed tour could be created to suit your desires.

Itinerary

This tour is flexible on duration and the number and nature of the sites visited. On offer are the best sights of Seoul's historic downtown area, many of which are depicted in my other tours here. It all depends on how long you want to spend with me, where I pick you up and drop you off, and just what you want to see and do. Possibilities include Seoul's best royal palaces, grand Buddhist temples, Christian churches, Shamanic or Taoist shrines, museums, historic buildings & traditional neighborhoods, restaurants & tea-shops, and so-on. A custom-designed tour will be created to suit all your desires.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I can meet you at your hotel lobby, at the bus or train coming from the Incheon Airport, or any prominent spot we agree upon.

End location: We can finish this tour at your hotel, at the bus or train going to Incheon Airport, or anywhere else that you want.

Duration: 8 hours 30 min.

This tour can be anywhere from seven hours to nine hours, as you wish. There are also 6-hour and 2~4-hour versions of it available on my page.

Transportation

Metro subway, taxi, subway trains, car, walking and hiking are all possible.

What’s Included

Just my guiding to the sites you want to visit, and my explanations of them.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20000 KRW - you might need some local currency for subway, bus or taxi, entrance fees & etc. All restaurants & such can be paid by credit cards.

What’s Extra

local transportation (pretty cheap), rental car (if requested; usually not needed), site admission fees, and any meals/ snacks/ drinks.

Restrictions

I do not have a car in Korea, do not drive. I can arrange for a mini-bus or taxi if you wish, at extra expense. Otherwise we will use the cheap taxis that are easy to catch, and Korea's excellent and fast system of subway trains, and buses, together.

A Recent Review of this tour

David was truly excellent! Extremely knowledgeable and passionate about Korea. We had a great day!
Florence H.

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