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Half-day Seoul History, Religious & Culture tour

Art, Culture, & Historical
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Seoul, capital city of Republic of Korea, is one of the oldest capital cities in the world lasting more than 600 years. The Joseon Dynasty founded in 1392 and collapsed

in 1910. Thus, there are lots of tourist attractions related to the Dynasty where you can explore the history, religion, and culture here and there, so I will bring you to the highlight of those through out this half-day tour. This would be perfect pkg for one who may not be enough time for the full day tour.

Seoul Tour Guide - Hans K.
Hans K.
5.00 / 5
(1 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

At you hotel

09:00 AM

Hotel in Seoul downtown

Meeting at the hotel, then move to the Palace by my own mini-Van.

09:30 AM

Gyeongbokgung palace + Outdoor National folk museum.

Gyeongbokgung palace is one of 5 palaces we built during the Joseon dynasy, it is the largest and oldest one where you can experience the Hanok structure which is a traditional Korean house, the beauty of Korean architecture, and the daily lifestyle of royal family and so on.

At the same place, you can also see our past, present, and future as many of old and new ones coexist in the same place.

We have a quick tour of National folk museum outdoor area excluding the indoor.

There is a "Royal gate guard changing ceremony" on 10am for 15min. So it is available upon request.

11:00 AM

Jogyesa temple

Head temple of Jogye order in Korean Buddhism, visitors can learn how we maintained Korean buddhism over 1700 years and compound of temple layout.

It will be a very unique experience time for you because you can not see this type of layout in other countries.

11:40 AM

Insadong antique and cultural street

Insadong located in the heart of Seoul is the place where you can see and experience artworks, craftshops, galleries, traditional tea houses, and restaurants, there is one main street and small alleys on each side..

12:20 PM

Ikseondong hanok alleys, new hot place.

New hottest place, many of hanok converted to cafes, restaurants, and shops.

01:00 PM

Driving back to hotel

Use my own mini-Van.

01:30 PM

End of the tour

Hotel drop off

Ending Point

At your hotel

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

1. Guide fee

2. Free transportation

3. Photos by smartphone

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What‘s not included

1. Meals and drinks

2. All entrance fees (3$ a person for the palace)

3. Travel insurance

4. Personal expense if required

5. Mandatory manner tips

Tour Important Information

1. Gyeongbokgung palace is closed every Tuesday, so it is replaced by Changdeokgung palace on Tuesday, or others under local situation.

2. I can cover 7 guests with my mini-Van without luggages or 5 guests with luggages, however, it is recommened 5pax.

3. The itinerary is a standard one for everyone, so it can be customized for you upon request.

4. Entrance fee for the palace is 3$ a person..

On Monday, the Gyeongbokgung palace will be replaced by other one.


If it is rainy day, then we have other indoor activity like museum tour etc upon agreementg by clients.


Starting time would be different upon request by clients.

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Seoul Tour Reviews

7 days in Seoul and the surrounding areas with a family of 6

At first we think 7 days might be a little bit long to stay in Seoul and the nearby areas, but Hans suggested an itinerary which turns out to be perfect. All my family members enjoyed the whole period of stay and the touring/hiking/activities. Hans is excellent in guiding us around, and he showed us both good places and good food. Have no reservation to recommend Hans to anyone who is looking for an experienced and attending guide.

P k L.

Thank you vey much, it was my honor to guide so lovely family. Even I learned a lot from you and your family members.. hope we can see again in the future and god bless you.

$320/ per group

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