One-day Seoul City and Korean Folk Village Tour

One-day Seoul City and Korean Folk Village Tour

You are advised to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the final assigned time at the designated meeting/pickup location. - Seoul, South Korea,

Event Telah Berakhir

Tentang Venue

One-day Seoul City and Korean Folk Village Tour

If you’re in South Korea and would like to visit the city and the suburb to get a glimpse of the country’s culture, then let us take you to a trip that showcases the highlights of both places!

Step back in time through a visit to the beautiful well-preserved landmarks that flourished during the Joseon Dynasty. Jumpstart your trip with a visit to Jogyesa Buddhist Temple and explore the significance of religion in the lifestyle of the Koreans.

Interested about South Korea’s government current affairs? A visit to Cheogwadae Sarangchae and Blue House will keep you updated! Explore everything about Korea through an exhibition and witness the official residence of the country’s head of the state.

How about witnessing an ancient spectacle with a backdrop of the magnificent Gyeongbok Palace? Witness the Changing of the Guard Ceremony! The parade is surely a feast for the eyes as you witness the colourful uniforms, weapons and the strict routine of the guards.

Marvel the exquisite beauty of Gyeongbok Palace as you witness its brilliant architecture that is in harmony with the landscape. Explore its secret garden that lies behind the palace, which serves as a great example of a Korean garden.

Swing by to the Ginseng Centre for an exciting exploration of traditional medicine culture of the Koreans! Enjoy hopping in and out of Ginseng shops that offers good quality of ginseng products.

Far away from the modern city life, feel the ambiance of the past as you visit a Korean Folk Village where you could witness traditional houses and have a taste of the traditional lifestyle of the Korean people. Experience an exciting immersion as you witness some music and dance performance and acrobatics on a tightrope done by the locals!

Itinerary :
Meet at the designated pickup points
Pickup time: 08:30-09:00
You are advised to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the final assigned time at the designated meeting/pickup location.

Jogyesa Buddhist Temple
The center of Zen Buddhism in Korea, and is famous for being located in the city. From the busy streets of Jongno, follow the road towards Anguk Subway Station, and you will see Jogyesa Temple. The first things you will notice at the temple are the lovely trees.

Changing of the Guard Ceremony
Every day visitors to Gyeongbok palace can watch a reenactment of the “Changing of the Royal Guards” ceremony, which takes place at the Gwanghwamun and Heungnyemun plazas.

Gyeongbok Palace
Built in 1395, Gyeongbok Palace is also commonly referred to as the “Northern Palace” because it is located more toward the north, compared to the neighboring palaces of Changdeok (Eastern Palace) and Gyeonghee (Western Palace).
(Deoksu Palace on Tuesday only)

Pass by Presidential Blue House
The symbol of Cheongwadae (known to westerners as the Blue House or the presidential residence), is the blue tiles. The first thing that catches your eye when you arrive at Cheongwadae is the blue tiles of the main building.

Cheongwadae Sarangchae (closed on every Monday)
A history center that gives visitors a chance to follow in the footsteps of presidents of Korea and gain insight into the history of Seoul. It encompasses the past, present and even the future of Seoul as well as the entire nation.

Ginseng Center
Korean ginseng is used/ consumed by many for medicinal purposes.

Duration: 1 hour

Korean Folk Village
Explore the traditional houses or farmers music and dance or Equestrian feats or Fusion B-Boy Dance. The place is set in a natural environment occupying approximately 243 acres, visitors can experience the natural atmosphere with over 260 traditional houses reminiscent of the late Joseon Dynasty, including various household goods from different regions.

Shopping Center
Find some good stuff to purchase for souvenir

The tour concludes at the Shopping Centre
Please head to your next destination on your own.

See details
You are advised to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the final assigned time at the designated meeting/pickup location.

Learn more about Korean culture as you tour a traditional folk village
Discover the significance of Buddhism at the Jogyesa Buddhist Temple
Gain knowledge on South Korea’s history at Cheongwadae Sarangchae
Take photos of the Presidential Blue House
Explore the gardens of Gyeongbokgung Palace of Joseon Dynasty
Roam around the wellpreserved folk village and get a preview of a traditional lifestyle
Transfer services, entrance fees, and lunch are included on this tour

- Cheongwadae Sarangchae (closed every Monday)
- Presidential Blue House (Photo time)
- Gyeongbok Palace (Deoksu Palace on Tuesdays)

- Photo credit to Photographer (John Doe)- Korea Tourism Organisation

Price Includes :
Admission fee
English speaking guide

Price Excludes :
Personal expenses

Warning :
-Bus pick-up service may be delayed depending on the traffic condition.
- The order of activities and arrival times may differ depending on road conditions and congestion at destinations.

Syarat dan Ketentuan

Your booking must be made, paid, and confirmed 1 day in advance.

For ADULT, the bottom age limit is 11 years old and the upper limit is 99 years oldFor CHILDREN, the bottom age limit is 4 years old and the upper limit is 10 years old

The rate is non-refundable.

Please present your e-ticket at the entrance gate or admission station directly and follow the instructions provided.