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Night Shopping Tour in Seoul
"You will start your night shopping tour when you are picked up at your hotel and go to the Myeongdong Fashion Street. The Myeongdong Fashion Street is one of the busiest places in Seoul and is among Korea’s premier shopping destinations. Over 1 million s Myeong-dong market has been a witness to Korea’s tumultuous modern-day history as a center of city politics economy and culture.After seeing the Myeongdong area you will check out the Dongdaemun Doota Shopping Mall which is a fashion mall full of trendy fashion items. There are 540 stores throughout the 8-story building including designer shops select shops
From $90.00
Korean Demilitarized Zone and Dragon Hill Spa Tour
"Hotel pickup for this tour will be at 8 or 8:40am in Seoul. From there you will head to Imjingak Pavilion located at 50km northwest of Seoul. This pavillion was built for 5 million people who had lost their homes. Major facilities include the North Hall where you can get a view of the North Korean lifestyle.After the Imjingak you will head to the DMZ a demilitarized zone formed after the Korean War between South and North Korea. It is 2km wide in the North and 4km wide in the South based on the truce line crossing the Korean Peninsula. Visitors can see that the DMZ area’s ecosystem has been preserved you will go to the third infiltration tunnel which was discovered in October 1978. This tour will show you through the 3rd underground tunnel that North Korea which has been continuously provoking the South since the armistice
From $160.00
Seoul History and Culture Small-Group Tour
"Experience both the urban modernity and historic traces of Seoul on a three-hour walking tour. Meet your local guide and head to Bukchon Hanok village a residential area dating back to the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1897). The village is lined with hundreds of hanoks (traditional Korean houses). Walk along the quiet alleys and admire the latticed windows and patterned brick walls. Today many of these hanoks operate as cultural centers restaurants and tea houses providing an opportunity to become immersed in traditional Korean culture.Next visit the Tteok Museum a unique museum detailing the history
From $52.00

Namsan (South Mountain) and Seoul Tower Tips (69)

Namsan Park / Seoul Tower

Namsan Park is located on the top of Namsan Mountain. To get there, you can use the funicular railway or one of the paved hiking paths / steps. One path for example starts close to the Namsan Public...
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Dec 21, 2016

Seoul tower

We took a ride on the ropeway up to the top of the mountain, and then went up the tower to have a look around. It gives you a good idea of the scale of Seoul/Incheon.My favourite thing was though,...
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May 14, 2016

Seoul Tower

Well, what can I say, I think anyone who goes to Seoul should visit the Seoul Tower. And, we did, too! So, here is my write up...I'll start with the locks. Without really knowing but it seemed obvious...
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Mar 28, 2015

A stroll around...before go up to the top

We took a stroll before went inside the tower, it is a nice place to wander around where you can see down the city of Seoul. From the bus station where everyone's get off, start walking, is a bit...
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Mar 17, 2015

N Seoul Tower and the Namsan park

The N Seoul Tower (236.7 m) is situated in the Namsan park, atop the Namsan mountain (243m) in the city centre of Seoul. It offers great panoramic views of the city, and has been a symbol of Seoul...
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Dec 07, 2013

Mount Namsan

On our first visit to Seoul we lived in a hotel overlooking Mount Namsan so it was the very first place we explored. First time we walked up, stopping for refreshments in the little cafes, purchasing...
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Jun 30, 2013

Seoul Tower * * *

Seoul Tower (서울타워) is the city's greatest modern landmark. Seoul Tower is a communication and observation tower located on Namsan Mountain in central Seoul, and it is the highest point in the city....
May 10, 2013

Getting on Top N Seoul Tower

Seoul Tower sits atop Namsan Mountain and offers panoramic views of Seoul and its surrounding areas.Ticket to the Observatory costs KRW9,000. You can, however, buy a combination ticket which includes...
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Jan 19, 2013

walk up to the tower

Since I had too much of the yummy Korean food thus far, i decided to walk up to the tower in the morning. I started near Myeongjong, near the int'l hostel (near the television broadcast antenna). If...
Oct 05, 2012

N-Seoul Tower

From the Myeong-dong Station, we walked a long way going uphill to be able to get a ride of the cable car. Round trip costs KW7,500 and it only took us about 3minutes to reach the peak of Mt. Namsan;...
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Jan 17, 2012

Visit in the evening

The N Seoul Tower is open day and night but the view of the city below is more enchanting at night. We did not climb up as the line was too long (40 minute wait!) so we just contended ourselves with...
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Sep 04, 2011

A night at Seoul Tower

N Seoul Tower is a communication tower located on top of Namsan Mountain. It measures 236.7 m (777 ft) in height (from the base) and tops out at 479.7 m (1,574 ft) above sea level. The view of Seoul...
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Apr 04, 2011
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Things to Do Near Seoul

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Cheong Gye Cheon - Man Made Stream

Cheonggyecheon steam is a nice place to escape a busy Seoul lifestyle. In fact, steam is located just in the centre but somehow you don't feel like you are in the centre. Magic There are many small...
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Korea House & Namsan Hanok Folk Village

At first there is no "entrance fee" completely open to public for free. In this village displays various household goods and furniture arranged in accordance with the times of which they were a part....
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Heunginjimun Dongdaemoon - Great East Gate

Dongdaemun is known for its shopping area, a place for a cheap clothing items in Korea. But actually means Great East Gate. This is more commonly called Dongdaemun Gate, first built in 1398. This was...
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Dongdaemun Market

I visited this night market during my last night in Seoul. I was not impresed as it was mainly a clothes market. The area though is great to walk around in the evening as it is surrounded by the big...
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Tapgol Park (Pagoda Park)

This is a crowded city centre park. Not so green, but with some interesting historical sites. Tapgol Park is built on the former site of Wongak Temple which was destroyed at a time when Buddhism was...
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Ongo-food Communication,- Day Tours

Why not take a cooking class? Learn to cook a Korean dish. That's what I did when I visited Seoul! It's a fun experience and something that you can bring home with you (new cooking skills) to enjoy...
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Getting to Seoul


105 Namsangongwon-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, South Korea


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