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Full Day Palace Tour

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    What to Expect
    As you might not be familliar with the locations in Seoul, we are providing good quality of Pick up service. With our comfortable transportation and friendly driver, you will start this Full day Palace Tour.

    As Korea is one of the countries divided by 2 countries, you must be curious of our Government. To satisfy your curiosity we are passing by Blue House so you can see the outside of Blue House. With informative explanations of Korea from our professional tour guide, now you are heading to the main Palace, Gyeongbok Palace. Gyeongbok Palace is the biggest and the most important Palace among others. Now, you've seen the current government and the past government in a row.

    Inside of Gyeongbok Palace, you will visit to National Folk Museum of Korea as well. You can appreciate a lot of cultural aspects of Korea there.

    Now is the time to visit Temple. You might be surprised that you can have a chance to experience to visit to Temple in the center of Seoul.

    Even though a lot of Asian countries cultures are based on Buddhism, there are slightly differences among all those countries.

    Jogyesa Temple is the biggest one in South Korea. From there, you will learn the 'Respect' of Korean and Asian culture.

    Since you must be really hungry after exploring cultural places in Korea, we are having traditional and tasty Korean dishes. But beforehand, we will drop by Ginseng center. As you might know that Korea is one of the countries which has the biggest industry in Health Care Product, you will have a look of Health Care Product. After this finally we will arrive at Korean Traditional Restaurant.

    Have you ever heard of that UNESCO Heritage palace in Korea before? Changdeok Palace was added to UNESCO Heritage in 1997.

    World approved the cultural aspects of it and this palace is the most preserved Palace in South Korea.

    Now is the time for Shopping. Insadong is well known place for tourists to experience various Korean traditional activities and souvenir.

    You will see lots of Korean Tea places and bunch of Korean Traditional Street food. You can have snacks or buy some souvenirs for your family and friends who have never been to Korea before. 

    What do you think is the the best part of being Foreigners? I know you are really excited of the fact that you can buy the same product with cheaper prices. This is why we will drop by Duty free center before heading to Namdaemun Market which is the last must- see place of the day.

    And after this, we are heading to Namdaemun Market. Namdaemun Market is the biggest and the oldest Market in Seoul. You can find everything existed in the World. There are clothes stores, gadgets, electronics and food etc. You will experience Korean traditional style market and you can buy products with really cheap prices.

    After all of these tours, we will safely drop you off to your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We provide hotel pick up only in Seoul area.
    If you put your hotel information, the tour operator will give the pick up time with exact meeting time. You MUST get the meeting time from the tour operator
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Professional guide
    • Lunch
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • A moderate amount of walking is involved; it is recommended that you wear good walking shoes
    • Please note: On Mondays, Changdeokgung Palace may be closed; if this is the case, you will visit Bukchon Hanok Village instead
    • Please note: On Tuesdays, Gyeongbokgung Palace, the National Folk Museum may be closed; if this is the case, you will visit Deoksu Palace, the History Museum instead
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 99 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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    Great tour. They pick u up from the hotel and drop u off after. Our tour guide Chloe was great as well, gave us good insights about the city. We had such a wonderful time!! We visited gyeongbok palace, museum, insadong, changdeok palace and a market. Especially gyeongbok palace
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    Beware . The tour is not what it says. We were subjected to hard sell of medical supplements under the guise of duty free shopping . This took up a large part of the afternoon. The fern oil being peddled claimed to help with amongst other things diabetes . As we had a diabetic
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    Response from seoulcitytour01, Manager at Full Day Palace Tour
    Responded 9 Oct 2019
    Thank you for your review . We are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy the tour well. To double check that you joined our tour, may i check your booking number ? I will wait for your reply thanks
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    We visited lots of places and my favourite would've been the Gyeongbok Palace to watched the changing of the guards ceremony. Lunch was lovely and I was told that the menu do change occasionally. We booked our tour from VIP Travel.
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    The tour was really good. Yeoni, the tour guide was really pleasant and friendly. She was also very engaging and for me being a solo traveler she made me feel very comfortable and relaxed. The tour to the different locations were very informative. The weather was great and we
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    Our tour guide was Yeoni and she made this trip so great. She is really energetic and full of information. I learned so much!
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    Key Details
    • Seoul City Tour
    • Duration: 8h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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