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Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour

  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
  • Seoul Vicinity Full Day Tour
Price
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124.95 USD
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Seller I Love Seoul Tour
Duration 8 Hour(s)
Meeting Point 08:00AM Koreana Hotel (135, Sejong-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea)
Languages offered English, Chinese
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Overview

Step back in time to an era when the Joseon kings ruled Korea on this full-day tour of Seoul. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage–listed Suwan Hwaseong Fortress as a guide sheds light on Korea’s Joseon Dynasty history. Admire traditional Korean architecture at the ancient Hwaseong Haenggung Palace. Visit the Korean Folk Village — where artisan blacksmiths, potters and weavers ply their trade — and gain insight into 500 years of Joseon rule.

Highlights

You begin the tour by being picked up at Koreana Hotel (135, Sejong-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea) at 08:00AM. then begin your tour with a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage–listed Suwan Hwaseong Fortress. Built during the latter part of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), Suwan Hwaseong is widely considered among the region’s most impressive fortresses. Next, hop aboard the Hwaseong trolley — a tourist trolley that travels between Mt Paldalsan and Yeonmudae — and visit Hwaseong Haenggung Palace. (Please note that it may not be possible to take the trolley due to bad weather or unpredictable situations on the day of the tour). During your tour, admire the palace’s iconic architecture and gain insight into life under Joseon Dynasty rule. After lunch (Menu: Choose from Bibimbap / Naengmyeon / Nutritious Hot Stone Pot Rice / Doenjang-jjigae / Samgyetang) visit the Korean Folk Village — a museum that depicts life in Korea as it was several centuries ago. As you explore, see blacksmiths, potters and weavers at work, and learn of the traditional trades by which Korean artisans used to make their living. Admire over 250 traditional houses and perhaps catch a performance of traditional folk music and dance at the amphitheater. Then, return in comfort to your hotel in Seoul where your tour will come to an end.

Inclusions

Koreana Hotel Pick-up Lunch English speaking tour guide Transport by mini van or mini bus Admission ticket

Exclusions

Dinner Drinks Personal expenses

Remarks

*Please reconfirm with the local service provider prior to travel, or upon arrival at your destination. *Please note that departure times and locations may vary slightly. *Please check the meeting point (Koreana Hotel, near by City hall station Exit No.3)

Point1

Suwon Hwaseong





Hwaseong Fortress is an impressive structure from the latter part of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) and the official fortress of Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do. The fortress (constructed from 1794 to 1796) was built as a show of the King’s filial piety towards his father Jangheonseja and to build a new pioneer city with its own economic power.

Koreana Hotel 08:00AM (near by City hall station #3)→ [UNESCO] Suwon Hwaseong Fortress → Hwaseong Trolley → Hwaseong Haenggung Palace

Point2

Korea Folk Village



Korean Folk Village introduces traditional culture from the late Joseon period to both local and international visitors through cultural class experiences, shaman faith, seasonal customs and others. Also, the village shows various places with unique features such as a farming village, a residential house, official districts, Confucian academy, seodang (village school), and a village street in realistic descriptions, as well as, a nobleman’s house and a traditional workshop.

Lunch at Kabojeong restaurant (*Lunch Excluded) → Korean Folk Village → Hotel (centrally located in Seoul)

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Explore Korean World Heritage Sites!

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Business name I Love Seoul Tour / Kim EunGyung
E-Mail support@iloveseoultour.com
Telephone number +82-027301090
Address 03174,34, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea,
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Refund Policy

※CANCELLATION POLICY 

1 day prior to tour day > 50% of total cost

On tour day > 100% of total cost


1. Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.

2. We will pick up the tourists on the hotel lobby therefore please provide us with the full name of the hotel and phone number for reference.

3. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

4. Be mindful of the time. We usually wait an additional 10 minutes from pick-up time. If you don't show up on the tour day, our tour guide will take note of it and payment is not refundable.

5. All tours will be conducted in English.

6. All tours include tour guide, transportation and admission fee.

7. Pick-up and drop-off service can be delayed due to the heavy traffic on day of tour.

8. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

9. If you will not be arriving at your destination within the specified reconfirmation period, please reconfirm with the local service provider prior to travel, or upon arrival at your destination. 

Please note that departure times and locations may vary slightly.

In case of natural disasters or severe weather incidents, the trip may be cancelled and there will be no refund.


Cancel 3 day(s) before, 100% refund.
Cancel 2 day(s) before, 80% refund.
Cancel 1 day(s) before, 50% refund.
Cancellations made on the day of the trip and consecutive days after amount to NO refund.

The cancellation period (cooling-off period) for each payment method is as follows:
*If you try to cancel past this period, the cancellation will not be processed.
 
Credit Card: 1 year after purchase
Union Card: 1 year after purchase
Paypal: 180 days after purchase
Tenpay/Wechat/Alipay: 90 days after purchase

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