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Jeonju Hanok Village

Eunhaeng-ro, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
+82 63-282-1330
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  • Poor5%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
Eunhaeng-ro, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
+82 63-282-1330
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The sprawling Hanok village covers a large area, and the buildings are well preserved. Not huge amount to see and it can be repetitive as the buildings are the same. It was more interesting to see everyone dressed up in rental costumes of traditional clothes.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

I loved it. It's lovely little village filled with fun little shops. Be prepared to open your wallets here because they are so many yummy to devour. Enjoy your day here for sure.

Thank TassiaYun68
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice area with both local people and tourists exploring/experiencing Korea history. Some people don't care for the village because it is now more commercialized but I quite enjoyed seeing how local people having fun with their roots in a manner that they enjoy. I...More

Thank ummirandama
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Popular activity with Koreans is to rent traditional Korean clothes and walk around the traditional village. Only the exterior is traditional and most shops sell souvenirs or food. You can spend a few hours visiting cafes or sampling some food. Most souvenir shops weren't that...More

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This is not a really perfect place for history lovers who expect to see historical sites with quiet atmosphere and historic stories in it. Of course hanok is part of Korean history but the way they arrange this place is more like a shopping street...More

Thank EdtinRamasari
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Really is like an artifical village, with just souvenirs, food stalls and hanbok rental shops. We stopped here for a few hours on our way from Seoul to Suncheon, definately would not recommend an overnight stop, as you would only need an hour max at...More

1  Thank TheHappyWandering1
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Jeonju is supposedly the original hometown of Yi family that Korea's last Yi Dynasty Royal family arose. Hanok village has a number of traditional Korean residential houses have been restored and preserved. Later, they added many more to attract tourists from all over the country....More

Thank ahncharles
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I was really expected to go this Han-ok town. I am Korean. I thought the place will be quiet and cozy, and good for walk, feel what our ancestors acknowledge. But i am so disappointed this place. There were many things changed. If u want...More

1  Thank young92
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Clean and well maintained this small village is filled with Hanok home stays and refreshment outlets. It is very pleasant to wander the alleys and appreciate the style of the newly restored dwellings. We spent half a day which included the shrine, school, pavilion and...More

Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went to Jeonju Hanok Village for 2 days. Currently they have a night event on Saturdays till September (I think, I'm not very sure), so there are cultural performances and shows ongoing at different parts of the Hanok Village. We rented...More

1  Thank Eunice N
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20 February 2017|
Response from RoGatcha | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I'm sorry for the delayed response. Jeonju is a great area with lots of sights for the whole family. We stayed at Gaeunchae Hanok and the owner speaks English and can give lots of hints where to go. I don't know if the... More
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17 February 2016|
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Response from thutchapimk | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Sorry for replying late, JEONJU has Choco pie and grilled chicken , I thought it was delicious. Absolutely yes,you can take 1 day for traveling around here. I will recommend you place in JEONJU 1.Jeondong... More