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Private tour guide Rob

Rob K.

Bucheon, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea

Hi my name is Rob and I'm happy to be your guide here in Korea.

I'm a Korean-American, born in Seoul, lived in Chicago and now back in Korea. Before coming back here, I was a banker on Wall Street for many years. I gave up on that career after realizing that I was missing out on life and the things that mattered to me most. I naturally made the transition into guiding because hospitality is merely an overflow of my personality and and an outpour of my servant heart. I love talking about Korea and that's what I get to do all day when I guide my guests. Living a simple and care-free life now, I have no regrets.

So we can talk about Korea anything. Korean culture, history, society. . . you name it. I'm very flexible. We can even have an honest conversation about the pressing issues we face as a nation. I'm very happy to answer any questions you have about Korea.

I can also take you to some of the most exciting places here in Korea and tell you the stories of what makes them so amazing. I am an expert on Korean traditional architecture, as well as traditional food. A trip with me will take you through our past, present as well as show you what the future has in store for us.

A Recent Review of this guide

Wow! Awesome tour of Seoul! Rob is exceptionally knowledgeable and personable. He provided our family with an introduction to and overview of Seoul as though we were close personal friends (extremely educational/fact based, but conveyed in a thoughtful, interesting/engaging manner) and he was sharing his home and his heritage with out of towners. Rob, was able to provide us with a comprehensive city/country overview during our layover that was amazing. I unreservedly recommend this tour to all!
John Lilly

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Day Trip Outside of Seoul


Choose anywhere in Gyeonggi Province for a day trip

265 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

8 hours

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The Korean Society and Gangnam Today,...

A walk through our country's present, dreams and future

250 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

8 hours

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The Incheon Airport Layover Tour

A quick trip into Seoul to see the highlights

450 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

8 hours

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