On this 8-hour tour,'learn about South Korea's rich history and how Seoul has changed over hundreds of years. You will be amazed as you walk around one of the grand palaces, Deoksugung Palace, which is located inside a complex that features both western and traditional buildings, creating its unique atmosphere. Walk down Jeongdong-gil, a calm and picturesque tree-lined alley and one of the most historic streets. You will also visit Baejae Hakdang, the first mission school established in South Korea, where many'important figures went for schooling, and Seodaemun History Prison, one of the most tragic symbols of Japanese cruelty and oppression.
Cover the essential city highlights in a small group setting and end the day by taking in Korea's #1 non-verbal musical comedy show, Nanta. This full-day tour will cover some of the city's most popular highlights: Gyeongbokgung Palace, Bukchon Hanok Village, N Seoul Tower, Gwangjang Market, and Nanta Show. Unlike many others, this tour is compulsory shopping-free so you will not have to worry about being taken to ginseng/amethyst centers.
Have you ever visited any world cultural heritage before? Luckily there are lots of world cultural heritage places in Korea. After joining this tour you will know well of the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, the place is very wide therefore we will take the trolley together with introduction. Also we will tell you some history of previous Korean kings and queens. During the morning time we'll lead you to the cultural places after lunch time, which will become a historical journey.
'Experience Taekwondo, the Korean martial arts and head to Changdeokgung dressed in Hanbok. Changdeokgung is one of the Palace listed as UNESCO heritage site. Feel the Korea atmosphere and see the beauty of Korean culture. You will fall in love with it.
Spend a day in a Buddhist temple and learn about the culture and history of Korean Buddhism during this 7-hour experience at Myogaksa Temple in Seoul. Make prayer beads, practice Seon meditation, and enjoy a dado, or Korean tea ceremony, as you recharge your body and mind. Lunch, a guide and hotel pickup/drop-off are included.
Escape from Seoul to visit Andong, a city known for'its'traditional Korean culture, during this 11-hour guided day trip from Seoul. Visit some of the sites made famous by Queen Elizabeth during her visit, along with attractions unique to this city. Hotel pickup/drop-off and lunch are included.
Get an in-depth look at the history and modern-day practice of traditional herbal medicine in Korea on this half-day tour in Seoul. With a knowledgeable guide, you'll visit three centers of herbal medicine: Yangnyeongsi Herb Medicine Museum, Gyeongdong Market (aka Seoul Yangnyeongsi Asian Medicine Market) and a traditional clinic. Delve into informative multimedia exhibits, see a variety of herbal medicine vendors, and then tour the clinic where you have the option to receive a health consultation. This small-group tour limited to four people ensures you'll enjoy customized attention from your guide.
On this 2-hour tour you will experience Korean traditional culture by learning the art of tea ceremony, making kimchi (a traditional side dish) and trying on a Hanbok or Korean traditional dress. In addition, you will learn some rules of Korean etiquette. Complete your tour with a visit to a duty free shop.
This tour allows you to experience both historic and modern aspects of Seoul. You will have a chance to see the royal guard changing ceremony, see the prestigious Cheongwadae(The Blue House), visit Gyeongbokgung Palace and stop at the heart of downtown Seoul for some amazing shopping.