Highlights / General details
Our first short stop is the Blue House. The signature markings of the Presidential Residence of Cheong Wa Dae are its blue tiles, which is the first thing guests will notice upon entering its premises.
Next, we'll visit the Gyeongbokgung Palace, located in the northern part of Seoul. It is the main and largest palace of the Five Grand Palaces of the Joseon Dynasty. Afterwards, we'll proceed to the National Folk Museum, which is located inside the palace. The museum presents over 4,000 historical artifacts that were used in the daily lives of the local people.
We'll make a stop at Jogyesa Temple before heading to Insadong Shopping District. The shopping district is where you will see every example of traditional Korean fine art from paintings to sculptures.
After the visit to Insadong, we'll stop at the Traditional Village, Cheonggyecheon Stream Park, and Myeongdong Fashion District before heading back to your hotel.
Hotel pickup and drop-off; English-speaking guide; Entrance fees.
Meals and drinks; Personal expenses; Tips and gratuities; Optional activity costs.
Hours of operation
Available daily departs at 9:00am.
Approximately 8 hours.
Gyeongbokgung Palace & National Folk Museum are closed on Tuesday, in which case you'll visit Changdeokgung Palace instead.
Cancellation: 5% penalty at time of booking, 7 days prior 20% penalty, 3 days prior 100% penalty. No show 100% penalty.
There is a 2 passenger minimum required for this booking.
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