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Suwon Hwaseong Fortress Half-Day Small-Group Tour from Seoul
"Anyone who is interested in the history should not miss this tour. First go to Hwaseong Fortress which is an impressive structure from the latter part of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) and the official fortress of Suwon-si Gyeonggi-do. The fortress was designated as Historical Monument No. 3 in January 1963 and in December 1997 it was designated a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. Hwaseong Trolley Next ride a trolley that travels between Mt. Paldalsan and Yeonmudae. The front of the trolley is shaped like a powerful dragon that signifies King Jeongjo and guest ride in cars resembling palanquins that once carried king during his excursions. ** the trolley may not be available during bad weather or due unpredictable situations on your tour day.** Hwaseong Haenggung Palace Visit a palace located outside of Seoul where the king used to stay when he traveled
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Full Day Suwon Hwaseong Fortress and Korean Folk Village Tour from Seoul
"First you wil start your trip with your guide picking you up from your hotel to visit the Suwon Hwaseong where you can explore the impressive fortress of Suwon. This fortress is in total 5.52km (approximately 3.5 miles) and is a great military facilities since it is very difficult to find you once you hide inside.You will explore the fortress by tro South (Paldalmun) East (Changnyongmun) and West (Hwaseomun). During construction of the fortress Jeong Yak-yong invented “Geojunggi” which is similar to a lever nowadays. You will have a lunch of Korean local food then the next attraction will be the Korean Folk Village which is located in 30 minutes east. The village is a living museum weavers
From $114.00
 
Full Day Tour of World Cultural Heritage from Seoul
"Buckchon Cultural Center provides information about Bukchon Hanok Village. The center shows exhibits and films relating to the history of Bukchon. It is a perfect starting place for visitors to get a real cultural experience of Bukchon where a traditiona 'Bukchon' which literally translates to 'northern village' came about as the neighborhoods that the village covers lie to the north of the two significant Seoul landmarks Cheonggyecheon Changdeokgung Palace means 'to brighten virtue' and is the name of Korea's most successfully preserved palace.Changdeokgung was designated as UNESCO's World Cultural Heritage in February 1997. It is one of the historic attractions that represent the beauty of Korea. People said this is the second bea #5
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940 Ingye-Dong Paldal-Gu, Suwon, 442-832, South Korea
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Yeongdong Market

Yeongdong Market is a busy traditional market located right next to Paldalmun, or the main southern gate, of Hwaseong. The market opened in 1917 and has undergone significant modernization efforts in...
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Hwaseong Fortress

The ancient Suwon City Wall, called Hwaseong, surround the Suwon downtown area. The wall forms an almost continuous 5km loop, and it stands 10-15 meters tall. There are many impressive gates and...
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Jidong Market

Jidong Market is a traditional Korean market located in Suwon, near Paldalmun, the city's southern gate. The market has a wide variety of Korean foods, fruits, vegetables, and crafts, but we...
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South Floodgate

Suwon's South Floodgate is called Namsumun, and it sits astride a stream called Suwoncheon. The original gate was constructed from 1794 to 1796, and it had nine arches for the water to flow...
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Paldalmun

Paldalmun, along with Janganmun, was one of two large main gates in the original Hwaseong fortress. Each of gates resemble Namdaemun in Seoul, in both shape and construction. Paldalmun is the...
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Seojangdae Command Post

Seojangdae, meaning Western Command Post, was constructed in 1794, and it stands at the peak of Mount Paldal. It offers a commanding view over the old city of Suwon, including the detached palace. ...
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