Discover the hidden food and drink gems of Namdaemun Market on this 2-hour guided walking tour. Experience the food and culture at one of Seoul's most famous historic landmarks with a small-group limited to a maximum of 10 food lovers. Savor more than 7 diverse tastings, explore the renowned Galchi fish alley, and become a market insider on this behind-the-scenes adventure while listening to entertaining stories of the market's rich history and culture.
After meeting your guide at 11am at the entrance of Exit 5 of Hoehyeon/Namdaemun Market Station, you'll walk a few blocks to reach a popular one-stop destination for Koreans, Namdaemun Market. The market offers a variety of lifestyle vendors in addition to their savory food stalls. It is a place full of life 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, attracting an average of 400,000 visitors a day.
Among the 10,000 vendors available, your guide will provide you with the scoop on the must-visit locations, saving you valuable time and energy. Become a market insider on this behind-the-scenes adventure to experience the sights, sounds, and flavors of this historic 600+ year old landmark. Meet the Market's lively characters and hear their memorable stories enjoying freshly pressed sesame oil, Tteokbokki, fish cake on stick, sikhae (only during spring and summer), Korean dumpling/donuts, gimbab and hotteok. By the end, you will know the best places to eat at Namdaemun Market.
The tour will end within the market near Seoul station at approximately 1pm.