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Best of Seoul Shopping Tour
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beauty products” (261 reviews)
“skin care” (181 reviews)
“free samples” (120 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
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"beauty products"
in 261 reviews
"skin care"
in 181 reviews
"free samples"
in 120 reviews
"nature republic"
in 129 reviews
"cosmetic shops"
in 182 reviews
"korean cosmetics"
in 107 reviews
"face shop"
in 88 reviews
"etude house"
in 91 reviews
"facial products"
in 57 reviews
"food carts"
in 73 reviews
"shop till you drop"
in 84 reviews
"tax refund"
in 92 reviews
"night market"
in 67 reviews
"lotte department store"
in 51 reviews
"lots of shops"
in 81 reviews
"great place to shop"
in 52 reviews
"every corner"
in 54 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

Myeongdong is known to be the top tourist destination for makeup and skin care shopping, but I think because of the fame, a lot of shops doesn't treat the tourists right. Often times I got someone reached my hand, handed me a sample I tried...More

Thank Aqilla A
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This the place with the product so cheap!! For foreign like me, i love it so much! I can find all of skincare that i want

Thank Tri S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is seriously one of the best things in Seoul. All the shops and the hustle-bustle feel to the place is contrasted nicely with the nice quiet Cathedral in the back corner. Make sure to come hungry, the street food here is the best...More

Thank Tori A
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definitely a place to go for food and shopping, the street have alot variety of food, good mix of retail shop.

Thank Roni Alexander P
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had good experience when I visited Myeondong 2 years ago. This time, I re-visited this shopping street and was totally disgusted and disappointed! The shop staff were hostile and rude. Their customer service were bad too, especially when I asked for more of the...More

Thank Karen K
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This street has a good mix of retail stores, marts, restaurants, cafes and street food carts. A must go to place when in Seoul.

Thank RaymundG1202
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spare your money here! I love myeongdong! Cosmetic & skin care shop list never end. If you looking for COSRX & klairs go to Aland shop and for tax refund go to Wonder Place shop level 3, nearby Aland. Other brand like Uniqlo, Fila, spao...More

Thank farhana Amira N
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When I was in Korea I went to Myeongdong it was around 4 pm and the street vendors were starting to set up. There was a lot of food, makeup and clothing stores. The food and clothes were relatively cheap, however the makeup could get...More

Thank emp2209
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the Hotel28, which was perfect if you want immediate exposure to Myeongdong District. This is a very large, active shopping area with many street vendors offering freshly fried potato chips, shrimp, sausage, pastries, etc. While we here, we had the unfortunate timing...More

Thank kurteg
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the shopping street where myriads of cosmetic items and fashion trend wear are available. My only challenge is the non English speaking sales people and the description of items only in Korean.

Thank Edna T
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Nearby
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
Arguably Seoul’s most famous neighborhood and
undoubtedly one of its most popular, Myeongdong takes
shopping and eating to new heights, with hundreds of
shops, restaurants, and cafes all stacked on top of
one another. The rise in popularity of Korean
cosmetics, fashion, and more has made this area a
must-see for visitors who come and marvel at
Myeongdong’s often frenetic pace and energy. Lotte and
...More
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ADEK00
16 May 2018|
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Response from Sidsood | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but only at the restraunts not the street food
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DeniseB_Y
12 May 2018|
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Response from Babypooh21 | Reviewed this property |
You can try K- guesthouse Myeongdong 2. Very nearby to Seoul metro exit 8 and 9 and also airport bus shuttle
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RamanGNoida
19 March 2018|
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Response from SheilaMalig | Reviewed this property |
Mostly, local food. Along the way as I walk never see but sure have coz this is a tourist spot...
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