Best Selection of Seoul City Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

268144


Categories

Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

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

Seoul city tour with scent of culture and tradition


1. Changdeokgung Palace
was the second royal villa built following the construction of Gyeongbukgung Palace in 1405. It was the principal palace for many kings of the Joseon Dynasty, and is the most well-preserved of the five remaining royal Joseon palaces.
2. National Museum of Korea(closed on Monday and Jan. 1st)
The national museum of Korea displays about 11, 000 relics. This is the largest museum in Korea. They display not only Korean cultural properties but also works of art from across Asia.
3. War Memorial of Korea(closed on Monday)
It reminds visitors of the wounds and pains from the many wars in which Korea has fought. The museum houses approximately 33, 000 artifacts with about 10, 000 on display at indoor and outside exhibition halls.
4. Noryangjin Fish market
Noryangjin Fishery Market is one of Korea's largest seafood markets. The market handles about 50% of metropolitan volumes and 250 to 300 tons of marine products are traded every day.

Itinerary

-. Starting at 9:00 am from your hotel
-. Changdeokgung Royal Palace(Closed on every Mondays)
-. National museum of Korea
-. Lunch
-. War Memorial of Korea
-. Noryangjin Fish market or other traditional markets in Seoul
-. Drop off your hotel or desired place in Seoul(Ending at 5:00pm)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At the lobby of the hotel in Seoul

End location: Your hotel or your desired place in Seoul

Duration: 8 hours

weather, traffic and seasonal time of year

Transportation

Transportation :
11-Passenger Van,Hyundai Grand Starex with Full air conditioner and heater.
Accommodates 6 or 7 persons with luggage.

What’s Included

Other: A private tour guide, gas, toll fee, parking fee, hotel pick up and drop off service.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

11000 KRW - Admission fee to palace : KRW3000
meals and snack : KRW8000

What’s Extra

Other: Admission fee/meals and snacks/your own expenses

Restrictions

No restriction at all,,Any illegal activities are not allowed

A Recent Review of this tour

Our guide "Chris" (Hyosang) had perfect command of colloquial English. Because my wife had difficulty walking, he carefully adapted the tour to minimize climbing and walking long distances. All four of us really appreciated the detail descriptions he provided on the history of Korea going back about 3,000 years. We all enjoyed our tour enormously.
Norman Goldsmith

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