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Top 10 Things to Do in Seoul
Discover 10 essential experiences in Seoul that you shouldn't miss. Visit some of South Korea's UNESCO World Heritage sites like Changdeokgung Palace and famous royal attractions like Gyeongbokgung Palace. Let the past come alive with well-preserved villages such as Bukchon Hanok Village and the Korean Folk Village. Go on a day trip to the DMZ, JSA and Nami Island. In between shopping in Myeongdong and Insadong, catch a non-verbal show, relax at a Korean spa, feast on street food and more!
Make room for these activities in your itinerary as you eat, experience and explore Seoul and the city surrounds:
1. Travel to the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) and Joint Security Area (JSA).
2. Tick UNESCO World Heritage sites off your list such as Changdeokgung Palace, Jongmyo Shrine and Suwon Hwaseong Fortress.
3. See one of Korea's famous non-verbal shows like NANTA, Korea House and B-Boy Kung Festival.
4. Ride the Korean wave! Get your groove on and learn K-Pop dance moves or visit K-drama sites.
5. Join a food tour to discover Korean street food and taste the famous pork galbi
6. Go on a nature retreat to Nami Island (best combined with Petite France and Garden of Morning Calm).
7. Imagine going back in time with a stroll along the Bukchon Hanok Village or the Korean Folk Village.
8. Relax with a luxurious massage at Seoul's spas and massage centers.
9. Watch the changing of the guard at Gyeongbokgung Palace
10. Visit Lotte World and Everland Park with the whole family.
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  1. Experience the intensity of the Korean Demilitarized Zone with a visit to the Joint Security Area (a.k.a. Panmunjom), connecting North Korea and South Korea. See monuments and relics of the Korean War and get to visit the infamous Third Tunnel.
    English Available
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    From USD139.42

    Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    10 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Explore Seoul and see two of the Five Grand Palaces, Gyeongbokgung, where you can see the Royal Guard Changing Ceremony, and Cheongdeokgung. Later make shopping stops at Insadong and Namdaemun Market.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD82.52

    Daily
  3. Come see a world-class spectacle in Korea House as top local artists showcase their interpretation of Simcheongga, a popular Korean folk tale. Enjoy traditional performances amid modern visuals and UNESCO-recognized music such as Pansori and Arirang.
    Meal Provided

    From USD33.47

    29%
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    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    1.5 - 3 hour(s) (evening)
  4. Step in to the world of NANTA and have an entertaining evening at Korea's #1 live non-verbal performance. Head to the theatre in Seoul and enjoy the show's comedy, magic, acrobatics, and more.

    From USD41.73

    9%
    OFF
    Daily
    2 hour(s) (afternoon, evening, night)
  5. Get a taste of Seoul in the old days as you visit several landmarks which bring you back to the Joseon period. Visit Gyeongbok Palace, the National Folk Museum and the Korean Folk Village.
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    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD91.05

    Daily
  6. Join the locals for a night out in the Insa-dong neighborhood. Explore the illuminated ancient streets of Seoul and get to sink your teeth into some authentic Korean street food such as savory barbecued ribs and green onion pancakes.
    English Available
    Special

    USD89.00

    Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  7. Head out to South Korea's countryside from Seoul and experience some amazing natural attractions. Visit Nami Island and the charming village of Petite France before arriving at the beautiful Garden of Morning Calm.
    English Available

    USD66.39

    Daily
    11 - 12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Visit the top three locations in Seoul on a morning tour. Be taken from your hotel to the traditional Bukchon Hanok village, modern N Seoul Tower, and the beautiful Cheonggyecheon. Complete the experience with the optional Namdaemun Market visit.
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    From USD42.68

    Daily
    (morning)
  9. Unlock the fusion of history and modernity that make up Seoul on this exciting urban adventure! Discover World Heritage sites, learn about Korea's culinary heritage and get to admire historic architecture.
    English Available

    USD52.00

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    4 hour(s) (afternoon)
  10. Experience the best of K-Pop on this full-day tour! Visit MBC World and become the star of Hallyu dramas and take photos with K-Pop idols. Explore the streets of Hongdae and channel your inner K-Pop star on a dance lesson with professional dancers.
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    From USD132.78

    Daily
  11. Visit MBC Dae Jang Geum Park and explore the filming locations of Korea's most popular period dramas. See traditional houses and discover what life was like during the Joseon dynasty at the Korean Folk Village.
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    Meal Provided

    USD142.27

    Daily
    9 - 9.5 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Replenish your skin with Sulwhasoo Spa's best products and techniques at their flagship store in the heart of Seoul. Relax as the highly trained therapists help balance and rejuvenate your skin.

    From USD161.24

    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  13. Relax and refresh yourself in the center of Seoul's trendy Myeongdong area. Take a break from sightseeing and choose from one of the luxurious spa packages which make use of premium K-Beauty products.
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    From USD53.11

    60%
    OFF
    Daily
    (morning, afternoon, evening)
  14. Spend the day in Korea's largest outdoor amusement park, recommended for families and groups. Enjoy the parades, events and attractions and get to meet the adorable pandas of Panda World!

    USD51.22

    Daily
    11 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  15. LOTTE WORLD Seoul Theme Park 1-Day Pass
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    Enjoy a fun filled day in the world's largest indoor theme park, LOTTE WORLD! Use a handy pass to go on over 40 rides or venture to the aquarium for an unforgettable day in Seoul.

    From USD41.73

    Daily
    12.5 - 13.5 hour(s) (morning)