Visit the 5 remaining royal palaces of Seoul in close vicinity.
Seochon (Sejong) Village / Samcheongdong / Bukchon Hanok Village / Insadong
Near to Korea palaces, experience the charms of historical, cultural, modernity and nature all in one place. Explore the alleys, popular eateries, chic cafes and galleries of old Seoul.
Myeongdong / Namsan Seoul Tower / Namdaemun Market
Myeongdong is Korea's best-known shopping district. Its pedestrian-friendly streets sell everything from high fashion to casual attire, cosmetics, shoes and accessories. Vast dining and accommodation options at this central location with several metro lines, subway stations and airport limousine bus stops. Nearby is Namsan Seoul Tower, a famous Seoul landmark.
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Buamdong / Bukhansan National Park
Enjoy breathtaking view effortlessly at the popular hilltop cafe; kick off on the trail of Seoul City Wall built over 620 years ago to reach the highest point of the wall at 342m; or hike at the beautiful Mountain National Park within the city, offering many trails from easy hike along flowing streams of the forest to attempting its highest peak at 836.5m.
Seoul Station & nearby
The gateway to Seoul as a major train station for KTX (Seoul-Busan), AREX Airport Express and connected to 2 subway lines. A place to shop, relax at nearby Korean Jjimjilbang Spa or check out the latest attraction, Seoullo 7017 sky garden walkway!
Seoul City Hall / Cheonggyecheon Stream
Located at the center of Seoul and the heart of political and administrative activities. Seoul City Hall is a convenient place to Seoul's many tourist attractions, home to several 5* luxurious hotels (e.g. Lotte Hotel, The Westin Chosun, The Plaza, Four Seasons) and the popular Lotte Department Store (main branch).
Ihwa Mural Village / Naksan Park / Seoul City Wall
An unique blend of history, art and local culture at Daehangno. Walking along the gentle slope of Seoul City Wall leading to the lowest Seoul's Mountain (Naksan), famous Naksan Park, colourful Ihwa Mural Village and ending with the historical floodgate relics.
The perfect place for shopping till early in the morning, explore the Dongdaemun's landmark by world-renowned architect and savour generous portions of street foods at Gwangjang Market.
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Sinchon / Ehwa Womans University (Edae) / Ansan Jarak-gil / Mt. Inwangsan
Home to two prestigious universities with beautiful campuses of its own character. Enjoy shopping for the affordably-priced trendy clothes, fashion accessories, cosmetics; and relaxing breaks at its cultural cafes. Hike at Inwangsan Mountain or Ansan Jarak-gil with visits to Yeongcheon Market and Seodaemun Independence Park & Prison.
Hongdae (Hongik University Street) / World Cup Park
A well-known hub of independent art culture. Experience the liberal spirit with streets filled with boutique shops run by young designers, artsy cafes, clubs and theatres. Once an enormous garbage land, now an extraordinary ecological park success.
Kondae (Konkuk University Area) / Ttukseom Hangang Park / Mt. Achasan / Mt. Yongmasan
Immerse in the lively atmosphere of a rising university suburb to a relaxing beautiful park along Han River (Hangang).
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