Enjoy traditional court cuisine in the charming atmosphere of Korea House and delight in a cultural performance of song, dance and drums on stage. You'll feel like royalty as superior chefs present a course dinner of Korean dishes of the Joseon Dynasty. Then watch eight performances combined in a compilation of time-honored talent. When the show ends, you can take photos with the wonderful performers.
Make your way to Korea House, located in central Seoul, or select
hotel pickup upon booking for convenient transport. Bask in the elegant
surroundings of this antique building and prepare to immerse yourself in
Korean culture with traditional court cuisine and an exquisite show.
award-winning chefs use their expert knowledge to create classic Korean
foods. Traditional dishes, based on preserved records of the Joseon
Dynasty's royal cuisine, are prepared using the freshest seasonal
ingredients and served as a course meal.
Enjoy elaborate dishes such as sinseollo (or yeolguja tang,
meaning 'makes the mouth happy'), made with meatballs, mushrooms and
vegetables cooked in a rich broth. Taste the pancake-type appetizer jeonyuhwa and explore the delicate tastes of gujeolpan, consisting of vegetables and meats arranged on a wooden platter divided into nine compartments.
relax like a king or queen as you watch eight splendid performances,
including a Korean fan dance with performers in royal formal dress and
holding elegant fans. Watch the unified movements of dancers to the
accompaniment of five drums in an example of o-go-mu (which means
'five drum dance'), and see a perfect ensemble of drummers play an
expressive style of farmers' percussion music, performed with four janggo (drums shaped like an hourglass), called seoljanggo.
the end of your evening, take the opportunity to snap photos with the
performers before you're returned to your hotel (if you selected that
Korean Style Dry Snacks
Colorful Platter of the Nine Ingredients with Thin Crepes