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Seoul Essential Walking Tour including Palace and Market tour

Walking Tour

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  • Image  Group Price    $39~$39($39 DEPOSIT)
  •        Private Price   $0 / Max 6,    $0 / Max 12
  • Image  Include    A Tour Guide, Entrance Fee, Public Transportation Fee
  • Image  Exclude    Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off, Food and Drinks, Gratuities (Optional)

Product Description

Discover the amazing history and culture of Seoul on this 2.5 hours walking tour. This tour visits Gwanghwamun Square, Gyeongbokgung Palace, and Namdaemun Market which are said to be "Must-Visit places" in Seoul.

Start your exploration through Gwanghwamun Square, which is right in front of the Main Gate of the Gyeongbokgung Palace. This Public spaces is human-centered, allowing only pedestrians pass by the huge space. At this Square, you will meet the imposing statues of the King Sejong the Great, the 4th ruler in the Joseon Dynasty, and the Admiral Yi Sun Shin, who is one of the most successful naval admirals ever.

Next, the Changing of the Royal Guard Ceremony will welcome you at the main entrance of Gyeongbokgung Palace. Observe the ceremony and then, explore the Palace! Your knowledgeable tour guide will take you to every major part of the Palace with secret stories about the Palace and Joseon Dynasty that you would have never heard of before. You will also gain insight into Joseon Dynasty's admirable architecture style.

Continue your outing to Namdaemun Market which is the oldest and most comprehensive traditional market in Seoul. To get to the market, let's step on Seoul's well-organized public transportation with your tour guide's help that you might have been afraid of by yourself. Walking through the maze of bustling streets of the Market, tickle your tasted buds with scrumptious local street food in the market and rediscover Seoulites' vibrant and energetic life style.

At this market, besides local delicacies, your tour guides will give you insights of how the history and culture of Seoul has affected the present Namdaemun Market as well as brief explanation of the street foods.

Additional Info

- Starting Point: at Gwanghwamun Station (Line 5) Exit2
- Departing Point: at Namdaemun Traditional Market
- This Walking tour does not include hotel pick-up and drop-off
- If the weather is in bad conditions, this tour can be cancelled.
- You can enjoy scrumptious street food in Namdaemun Market. Some vendors may not accept credit cards so it is recommended that you bring Korean won.


Terms and Condition

- Infants under 36 months are free of charge. (Please let us know in advance)
- The tour schedules can be adjusted depending on the circumstance of tour site, weather, and traffics.
- The sequence of attractions in the itinerary can be changed without prior notice
- Traesco does not take any responsibility of personal injuries or losses during the tour.
- With some last-minute bookings, the total number of travelers can be up to 15 pax.

How to Booking

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  • Your booking is confirmed when you pay your deposit for your tour.
    You are free to cancel by 4 days before your tour date.
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  • Get your Price
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    total number of
  • Your balance amount gets finalized according to the total number
    of travelers by 24 hours before your tour date.
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  • Pay the Balance
    from your e-voucher
  • You can pay your balance via check out link on your voucher.
    We email your voucher with pick-up information by a day before your tour date.
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  • Complete your booking
    with payment of your tour price
  • Your booking is confirmed when you pay the total price of your tour.
    We email your voucher with pickup information by 2 days before your tour date.

Cancellation & Refund Policies

Group Tour
1. If you cancel 4 days before your tour date, your deposit is refundable.
2. If you cancel 3 days before your tour date or less, your deposit is non-refundable.
3. If you cancel a day before or on your tour date, your balance is non-refundable.