Seoul: Gyeongbok Palace and Korean National Folk Village Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Seoul

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With this tour, you will visit to Blue house which is the place where South Korea President are staying, Gyeongbok Palace which is the main Palace among 5 ones in Seoul. Inside Gyeongbok Palace, there is museum called National Folk Museum. In there, you will also have time to get knowledge of Korean History that you can tell your friends and family in the future.After sightseeing in modernized Seoul Area and having delicious and nutritious Korean Traditional dishes, you will go to Korean Folk Village in Yongin to feel exactly the same atmosphere of Korean traditional village.
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. If you are a vegan you don't need to worry about your lunch menu. We provide Vegan Preferred, Plant Based Korean Traditional dishes as well.Now we are getting out from hectic Seoul and have some fresh air in Yongin. In Yongin, there is Korean Folk Village where we will spend our afternoon. If you have ever wanted to have the chance to experience the real life of Korean ancestor life and culture, this is the best place you can ever imagine to visit. In Korean Folk Village, there are numerous activities you can literally feel that you become one of people in Korean History. And also there are some parks which is divided in History sections and you can see the replicas of all kinds of Korean History.After experiencing this unforgettable tour, now you will be back to our cozy transportation and head back to your hotel in Seoul safely.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities