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Full-Day Essential Seoul Tour

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Highlights
  • Beat the crowds and travel through Seoul in your air-conditioned vehicle
  • Visit Gyeongbok Palace and Jogye Temple with entrance fees included
  • Panoramic city views from the top of Mt. Bugak
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Full-Day Essential Seoul Tour
From US$95.00
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  • Overview
  • What to Expect
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Full-Day Essential Seoul Tour
From US$95.00
Overview
The buzzing metropolis of Seoul is South Korea’s capital—one of the biggest and most exciting cities on earth. On this full-day sightseeing tour with lunch and entrance fees included, cross the city in air-conditioned comfort with your guide. Take in top attractions including Gyeongbok Palace, Gwanghwamun Gate, and Jogye Temple, and step back in time at the historic Bukchon Hanok Village.
What to Expect
Following a morning pickup at your hotel in Seoul, meet your guide and head into the city to begin your sightseeing tour. Travelling in comfort by air-conditioned vehicle, beat the crowds and arrive at each stop relaxed and refreshed—even in the heat of summer.

First, visit top attractions including Gyeongbok Palace and Jogye Temple—with entrance fees included—and admire local landmarks such as the presidential Blue House and Gwanghwamun Gate. With your informative guide on hand, gain insight into centuries of Korean history.

Next, delve into the creative Insadong neighborhood and browse the antique stores and galleries for which the district is famous. After a Korean lunch in a local restaurant, visit a ‘hanbok’ (traditional Korean clothing) store and try on Korean fashions from centuries passed.

In your Korean garments, visit the Bukchon Hanok Village—home to well-preserved traditional Korean buildings—and gain insight into life in Seoul before the high-rises and hotels arrived.

Back in your normal clothing, admire sweeping views over Seoul from the Bugak Skyway atop Mt. Bugak—one of the city’s highest points. Finish your tour with a visit to the popular shopping district of Myeongdong, then return to your Seoul hotel.
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1 - 5 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
A must for limited time visit.

Stella was so sweet and knowledgeable. She was very patient with the group and made sure everyone get a chance to see things from a good corner; she points out the good spots for us to stand for excellent views. The tour covers a lot...More

3  Thank Kassy J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bad start came good

I was the 1st picked up and after nearly 45 minutes the group was assembled and consisted of myself, 4 ladies and a lady guide. Once we got going, I rapidly regained my good humour and really enjoyed the day. The itinerary was good, Stella...More

Thank ianc594
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Excellent tour! Great first activity when in Seoul.

Started our day getting the traditional Hanbok clothing and on to the Gyeongbok Palace. Our guide was June, she spoke perfect English, very helpful and gave good explanation about the history of Seoul. Highly recommend this tour company for a great essential Seoul tour.

Thank Clint0n_81
Reviewed 4 May 2018
Wonderful day!

Jessica out tour guide was AWESOME. She was very knowledgeable, energetic and accommodating. I felt like I got to see a lot of Seoul, for only one day. Thank you!

Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile
Amazing tour

Had an amazing time on this tour. Our tour guide June was extremely knowledgeable with the city and its history. She had a great personality and kept us entertained for the day. Definitely will recommend this tour to anyone visiting Seoul.

1  Thank Chrissy C
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