18 Must Visit Places & Activities To Do in Seoul, Korea
KoreaToDo handpicked collection of must visit places and activities to do in Seoul across a wide range of cultural, most popular, hidden secrets and local favourite hunts.
The Seoul Must-visits and Must-do Collection offer quick picks for the first timers to Seoul, busy travellers with little planning time, travellers with short holiday in Korea and perhaps fresh ideas for the seasoned travellers.
Which are your favourites and how many have you visited? ENJOY!
6. Korean Markets
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7. Seoul City Wall
The 18.6km long wall of cultural significance, surrounding the center of Seoul across 4 main mountains.
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8. Bukhansan National Park
Enjoy nature beauty with clear flowing rivers, tall trees and fresh air at this most visited National Park in Korea, so close to the Seoul City Center.
You can choose an easy walk/hike and turn back anytime (after your picnic?) or challenge yourself to one of its peaks. There are signs in English and you will see Koreans hikers on weekdays too.
9. Han River (Hangang) Parks
Han River is a major river running through Seoul. 12 parks are created along Han River in Seoul, offering relaxation and sporting hub for the citizens.
KoreaToDo Hot Picks: Parks with direct subway station access, unique attractions & activities to do (i.e. bicycle rental, duck boat rental, ferry cruises, etc):
11. Traditional Korean Spa, Jjimjilbang [CLOSED]
The best-to-do after days of shopping, walking, hiking (probably...) and cycling (hopefully...) on your holiday is to hit the famous Traditional Korean Spa to relax.
Check out the 24-hrs, 6 floors Siloam Sauna walking distance from Seoul Station. Relax in its hot & cold baths, sauna rooms (jade, charcoal, ice, etc), Korean body scrubs, entertainment rooms and sleeping rooms.
12. Korean Universities
KoreaToDo Hot Pick: Ewha Womans University
With quite a number of universities in Seoul & its own popular shopping and food culture, Ewha Womans University emerges as the must-visit with its beautiful campus, subway access, great shopping and restaurants outside its campus. It is the largest university for women in Korea and has the largest underground campus (ECC) designed by world renowned architect.
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