World Cultural Heritage Morning Tour
Trip Detail Info
A morning tour of Changdeokgung Palace and Jongmyo Shrine, along with a visit to Namsan Hanok Village to explore traditional Korean houses.
Enjoy this morning half-day tour that will introduce you to the historical heritage of Seoul. Visit the famous Bukchon Hanok village, Jongmyo shrine, the Changdeokgung Palace or Gyeongbokgung Palace before finishing at Insadong. Once you are picked-up at your hotel, you will head off to the Buckchon Cultural Center, which will provide you with information about the Bukchon Hanok Village. The center shows exhibits and films relating to the history of Bukchon. It is a perfect starting point, which will let you experience Bukchon and its authentically Korean atmosphere. Your guide will take you to Buckchon Scenic Spots #4, #5, #6 and show you traditional houses called 'hanok' dating back to the Joseon Dynasty. The name, 'Bukchon,' which literally translates to 'northern village,' refers to the area being located north of Cheonggyecheon - a Korean landmark. You will then head to the Jongmyo Royal Shrine, built by Lee Seong Gye (1335-1408), the first king and founding father of the Joseon Dynasty. It was a primary place of worship for kings throughout the Joseon Dynasty and is a UNESCO-protected heritage. This site is replaced by National Palace Museum on Tuesdays. Afterwards, you will visit the Changdeokgung Palace, meaning 'to brighten virtue,' and represents Korea's best preserved palace, now UNESCO-protected. It will be replaced by Gyeongbokgung Palace on Mondays. Then you will head to the Amethyst Factory. Finally, you will get a chance to experience the traditional culture of Korea while remaining the heart of the city, visit Insa-dong. With art galleries, traditional craft stores, antique art dealers, traditional tea houses and restaurants. You will be dropped-off at Ssamji Gil, Insadong.
Hotel pickup English speaking tour guide Transport by mini van or mini bus Admission ticket Drop-off (Ssamji Gil in Insadong) ※ Shopping: Amethyst Factory
Lunch Drinks Personal expenses
*Changdeok Palace closed on Mondays. On days when the Palace is closed the tour will visit Gyeongbok Palace instead. *Jongmyo Royal Shrine is replaced with National Palace Museum on Tuesdays. *Your drop-off Place will be Ssamji Gil in Insadong 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.
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Discover cultural Korea with its world famous tourist spots!
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|Business name||I Love Seoul Tour / Kim EunGyung|
03174,34, Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea,
|Business Registration Number||1018168563|
|Mail-order business registration number||2014-서울종로-0565호|
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.
Cancel 3 day(s) before, 100% refund.
Cancel 1 day(s) before, 50% refund.
Cancel 0 day(s) before, 0% refund.
Cancellations made on the day of the trip and consecutive days after amount to NO refund.
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