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Hipster Seoul: West Side Food Tour

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    Stop At: Mangwon Market, 14, Poeun-ro 8-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul 04010 South Korea

    We'll tour the market and learn about the essence of Korean food such as the fermented sauces. We'll see ingredients and food stalls as we try different snacks.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Pass By: Hongik University Street, Seogyo-dong, Seoul South Korea

    After the tour, you'll have the option to explore the nightlife in the nearby Hongik Arts University district.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Hapjeong Station, Seogyo-dong, Seoul, South Korea
    Departure Time
    6:00 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Local guide
    • Food tasting
    • Alcoholic and Non-alcoholic drinks (within reason)
    • Entry/Admission - Mangwon Market
    • Gratuities or tips (optional but appreciated)
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Daniel Gray, personable, articulate, knowledgeable and FUN! The tour was exceptional! We explored and tasted many different rounds of food, starting with Korean BBQ. It was delicious! Daniel was the perfect host! His associate, Yoon was very helpful as well! We ate lots at
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    Although food is normally a big part of my trips, I've never explored the background of the food markets properly. Dan has a great sense of humour, is knowledge about not only what we were eating but the cultural significance behind everything too. With his background in
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    Daniel was a superb host. His choice of restaurants and stalls was excellent; this is very important in Seoul because there are so many options available. In addition, Daniel was both food historian and cultural guide. He went out of his way to engage both my 18-year-old and
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    Daniel was an excellent host! Tried lots of different options and each one was delicious and better than anything we found on our own. Highly recommend this, but bring your appetite! My daughter and I thoroughly enjoyed this.
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    This evening food tour is a must do for a visitor to Seoul. Our knowledgeable food guide Dan, brought us to various restaurants and food stalls throughout the Mullaedong district. I don’t eat meat but Dan was able to make excellent accommodations for me. There is So much
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    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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