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The Hwaseong Fortress is a protective wall constructed around Suwon, the capital of Gyeonggi Province. Built in King Jongjo's time during the late 1790s, the well-preserved military fortress allows visitors a glimpse into 18th century Korea. Inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage list in 1997, the fortress is also home to the Haenggung Palace.
Hwaseong Fortress is about 30 kilometers from central Seoul. To visit, you can take the KTX train or take one of these organized tours for your convenience. For a more magical experience, see Hwaseong Fortress at night or combine a visit with the Korean Folk Village.
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    Delve into Korean history and culture on this Seoul day trip. Discover the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, a Joseon Dynasty jewel listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and explore the restored Korean Folk Village for a glimpse of local life centuries ago.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD107.50

    Daily
    8 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning)
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    Depart Seoul on a full-day cultural tour to the Icheon Ceramics Village and the UNESCO World Heritage site, Suwon Fortress. Visit the exquisitely-preserved Korean Folk Village for an immersive trip back in time to Korea's Joseon dynasty.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD154.17

    Group Discount
    Daily
    8 - 8.5 hour(s) (morning)
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    Learn about Korea's history and take a tour around UNESCO World Heritage site, Hwaseong Fortress. Built in the 18th century, this massive fortress was built to protect the city of Suwon from attacks.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD66.67

    Daily
    4 - 5 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Explore the illuminated walls of Suwon Hwaseong Fortress on this night tour. Experience enchanting views from the UNESCO World Heritage Site as you roam across the structure's gates. Get free time to explore Suwon's markets before your tour.
    English Available

    USD58.33

    Sun, Mon, Wed, Sat
    4.5 hour(s) (evening)

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