Explore Seoul's city center on this guided morning walking tour. Enjoy the fascinating architecture at Deoksugung Palace, walk along Deoksugung Palace's old stone wall to observe the historic Jeongdong-gil neighborhood. Visit the Seoul Museum of History and finish your tour'at observatory with a viewing of city center.
Follow your guide from the pick-up point at City Hall Metro Station to your first stop at Cheonggyecheon stream that has restored from covered road. Then you will head to the Seoul Museum of History. Here, your guide will teach you about the history and culture of Seoul from the Joseon Dynasty to the present day. Enjoy the museum's Seoul Panoramic Theater exhibition hall which contains an amazingly precise model of Seoul built to a scale of 1/1,500.
After your time at the Seoul Museum of History, your guide will take you to Gyeonghuigung Palace. This palace went through the most changes during the period of Japanese occupation in Korea.
After spending several minutes in the palace compound, your guide will lead you to Jeongdong-gil. This beautiful neighborhood is well known for having Seoul's first Westernized modern buildings in the late 19th century, some of which still remain today. Experience a quieter side of Seoul as you walk along the Deoksugung Palace Stone Wall, and enjoy a glimpse back in times to the era of modernization.
Deoksugung Palace features diverse architecture, as 500 year-old traditional buildings sit next to Medieval buildings, and modern highrises stand tall over the historic palace walls. As you explore the palace with your guide, enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views which provide you with great photo opportunities.