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Full-Day Essential Seoul Tour

By: Traesco
Highlights
  • Beat the crowds and travel through Seoul in your air-conditioned vehicle
  • Visit Gyeongbok Palace and Jogye Temple with entrance fees included
  • Panoramic city views from the top of Mt. Bugak
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Full-Day Essential Seoul Tour
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Full-Day Essential Seoul Tour
US$95.00
Overview
The buzzing metropolis of Seoul is South Korea’s capital—one of the biggest and most exciting cities on earth. On this full-day sightseeing tour with lunch and entrance fees included, cross the city in air-conditioned comfort with your guide. Take in top attractions including Gyeongbok Palace, Gwanghwamun Gate, and Jogye Temple, and step back in time at the historic Bukchon Hanok Village.
What to Expect
Following a morning pickup at your hotel in Seoul, meet your guide and head into the city to begin your sightseeing tour. Travelling in comfort by air-conditioned vehicle, beat the crowds and arrive at each stop relaxed and refreshed—even in the heat of summer.

First, visit top attractions including Gyeongbok Palace and Jogye Temple—with entrance fees included—and admire local landmarks such as the presidential Blue House and Gwanghwamun Gate. With your informative guide on hand, gain insight into centuries of Korean history.

Next, delve into the creative Insadong neighborhood and browse the antique stores and galleries for which the district is famous. After a Korean lunch in a local restaurant, visit a ‘hanbok’ (traditional Korean clothing) store and try on Korean fashions from centuries passed.

In your Korean garments, visit the Bukchon Hanok Village—home to well-preserved traditional Korean buildings—and gain insight into life in Seoul before the high-rises and hotels arrived.

Back in your normal clothing, admire sweeping views over Seoul from the Bugak Skyway atop Mt. Bugak—one of the city’s highest points. Finish your tour with a visit to the popular shopping district of Myeongdong, then return to your Seoul hotel.
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1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Full day trip for 3 people - we highly recommend this trip

This experience exceeded our expectations and contains a lot of things for just a total of 7-8 hours. We highly recommend it as a first approach to knowing the city.

1  Thank George B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Very good

Highly recommended! They do their best to fullfill your expectations of a historic tour. We were pick up at the hotel. ..

1  Thank Girasoles E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Quite good to start with for first-timers in Korea

I have taken this trip since I was on business in Seoul and had very little time. This trip was a very efficient way to see as much as possible in a short time, without having to worry about transport, food logistics, local language and...More

3  Thank maciek612018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Minho Gang was an excellent guide

We enjoyed our tour immensely. Minho spoke English very well and was fun to be with. I highly recommend this tour.More

Thank Marsha W
Traesco T, Manager at Traesco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your precious opinion. We, TRAESCO are glad hear you had a good time with our tour guide and enjoyed the tour as well. With your valuable advice and opinion, we keep doing our best to make our customers happy with the tour....More

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Great Tour...

June, she did an excellent job! She picked us up at the hotel we were staying at on time and after she picked up another family, so total there were 6 of us for this tour. She explained to us a lot things and showed...More

1  Thank Travel-adventure21
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my2kidsclu
16 August 2018|
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Response from maciek612018 | Reviewed this property |
I was picked up from a hotel, which was in Gangnam district, so quite far away from the center. I think the company is quite flexible, so just ask them directly.
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LeaG1
23 July 2018|
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Response from Drscottw |
Dear Leah. I also have the same layover. Did you find any info about a full day English tour from 9-5. Thanks Scott
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lexy013
23 July 2018|
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Response from Jfrinzi | Reviewed this property |
I would think so.
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