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    What to Expect
    As you might not be familliar with the locations in Seoul, we are providing good quality of Pick up service. With our comfortable transportation and friendly driver, you will start this Full day Palace Tour.

    As Korea is one of the countries divided by 2 countries, you must be curious of our Government. To satisfy your curiosity we are passing by Blue House so you can see the outside of Blue House. With informative explanations of Korea from our professional tour guide, now you are heading to the main Palace, Gyeongbok Palace. Gyeongbok Palace is the biggest and the most important Palace among others. Now, you've seen the current government and the past government in a row.

    Inside of Gyeongbok Palace, you will visit to National Folk Museum of Korea as well. You can appreciate a lot of cultural aspects of Korea there.

    Now is the time to visit Temple. You might be surprised that you can have a chance to experience to visit to Temple in the center of Seoul.

    Even though a lot of Asian countries cultures are based on Buddhism, there are slightly differences among all those countries.

    Jogyesa Temple is the biggest one in South Korea. From there, you will learn the 'Respect' of Korean and Asian culture.

    Since you must be really hungry after exploring cultural places in Korea, we are having traditional and tasty Korean dishes. But beforehand, we will drop by Ginseng center. As you might know that Korea is one of the countries which has the biggest industry in Health Care Product, you will have a look of Health Care Product. After this finally we will arrive at Korean Traditional Restaurant.

    Have you ever heard of that UNESCO Heritage palace in Korea before? Changdeok Palace was added to UNESCO Heritage in 1997.

    World approved the cultural aspects of it and this palace is the most preserved Palace in South Korea.

    Now is the time for Shopping. Insadong is well known place for tourists to experience various Korean traditional activities and souvenir.

    You will see lots of Korean Tea places and bunch of Korean Traditional Street food. You can have snacks or buy some souvenirs for your family and friends who have never been to Korea before. 

    What do you think is the the best part of being Foreigners? I know you are really excited of the fact that you can buy the same product with cheaper prices. This is why we will drop by Duty free center before heading to Namdaemun Market which is the last must- see place of the day.

    And after this, we are heading to Namdaemun Market. Namdaemun Market is the biggest and the oldest Market in Seoul. You can find everything existed in the World. There are clothes stores, gadgets, electronics and food etc. You will experience Korean traditional style market and you can buy products with really cheap prices.

    After all of these tours, we will safely drop you off to your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We provide hotel pick up only in Seoul area.
    If you put your hotel information, the tour operator will give the pick up time with exact meeting time. You MUST get the meeting time from the tour operator
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Professional guide
    • Lunch
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • A moderate amount of walking is involved; it is recommended that you wear good walking shoes
    • Please note: On Mondays, Changdeokgung Palace may be closed; if this is the case, you will visit Bukchon Hanok Village instead
    • Please note: On Tuesdays, Gyeongbokgung Palace, the National Folk Museum may be closed; if this is the case, you will visit Deoksu Palace, the History Museum instead
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 99 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Tour guide Yeoni was extremely informative providing great details and info about the places that we visited. Tour guide Yeoni also provided additional info not on our itinerary, such as places to shop and eat and sight seeing. Yeoni is great and helpful.
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    Response from seoulcitytour01, Manager at Full Day Palace Tour
    Responded 1 Jan 2020
    This is Jennie from Seoul City Tour ! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the tour well with our company ! We will let Yeoni know how much you enjoyed the tour with her ! We really appreciate your good review :) Thanks :)
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    Yeoni’s the best . She’s very helpful and kind. She’s our guide for our second whole day trip in South Korea.
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    Response from seoulcitytour01, Manager at Full Day Palace Tour
    Responded 24 Dec 2019
    This is Jennie from Seoul City Tour ! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the tour well with our company ! We will let Yeoni know how much you enjoyed the tour with her ! We really appreciate your good review :) Hopely, you will visit to Korea again and meet again ! Thanks :)
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    It’s our second day in Seoul and our first tour for a week-long stay. Yeoni made it so easy for us to understand and be familiar with the famed Korean culture. She’s very kind and sweet. She’s the best!!!
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    Response from seoulcitytour01, Manager at Full Day Palace Tour
    Responded 24 Dec 2019
    This is Jennie from Seoul City Tour ! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the tour well with our company ! We will let Yeoni know how much you enjoyed the tour with her ! We really appreciate your good review :) Hopely, you will visit to Korea again and meet again ! Thanks :)
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    The highlight of our tour was our friendly and extremely knowledgeable tour guide: Erica. From the first time we met her, Erica exuded friendliness. At the end of the tour, she went out of her way to show us where we could purchase some wholesale items for our dogs,which was
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    Response from seoulcitytour01, Manager at Full Day Palace Tour
    Responded 21 Dec 2019
    This is Jennie from Seoul City Tour ! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the tour well with our company ! We will let Erica know how much you enjoyed the tour with her ! We really appreciate your good review :) Thanks :)
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    Very convenient tour! In the morning they picked us up from our hotel straight to the first destination. There we met Katie, our tour guide for the day. She was the nicest and very helpful in telling the stories about the palaces and her own experience regarding korean culture.
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    Response from seoulcitytour01, Manager at Full Day Palace Tour
    Responded 21 Dec 2019
    This is Jennie from Seoul City Tour ! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed the tour well with our company ! We will let Katie know how much you enjoyed the tour with her ! We really appreciate your good review :) Thanks :)
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    Key Details
    • Seoul City Tour
    • Duration: 8h
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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