Seoul Points of Interest and Places to Visit


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4.5 star rating: Recommended 645 Reviews

Nowhere is the tension between North and South Korea more palpable than in the no-man's-land known as the Korean Demilitarized Zone, or DMZ. As a divided ...  Read more

Gyeongbokgung Palace

4.5 star rating: Recommended 287 Reviews

The royal palace grounds stretch for 100 acres (40.5 hectares) and offer a number of sights to see, including the Gyeonghoeru Pavilion, Hyangwonjeong Pond, ...  Read more

Changdeokgung Palace

4 star rating: Recommended 191 Reviews

Built in 1405 by King Taejong, Changdeokgung Palace was designed to blend harmoniously with the natural environment. While much of the complex was destroyed by ...  Read more

Blue House (Cheong Wa Dae)

4 star rating: Recommended 178 Reviews

Named for the blue tiles that cover the roof, Seoul’s Blue House (Cheong Wa Dae or Cheongwadae) serves as the presidential home, much like the White House in ...  Read more

Bukhansan National Park

Surrounded by urban areas and situated within the boundaries of the city, Bukhansan National Park serves as the fresh green lungs of Seoul. Covering an area ...  Read more


5 star rating: Highly Recommended 183 Reviews

The district of Jongno constitutes the northern half of Seoul’s main historic area. As the cultural and financial heart of the city, the area is home to a ...  Read more

Myeongdong Shopping Street

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 30 Reviews

Seoul’s answer to Fifth Avenue in New York, Myeongdong Shopping Street teems with affordable brand name shops and department stores selling all varieties of ...  Read more

Unhyeongung Palace

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 17 Reviews

Once the royal residence of Prince Regent Daewon-gun, this historic palace is now a public museum that draws locals and travelers to its ornate halls and ...  Read more

Mt Bukhan

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Reviews

Mt Bukhan, also called Bukhansan, is a mountain just north of Seoul with three distinct peaks. It is not only an easily recognizable landmark overlooking the ...  Read more


5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Review

Always abuzz with energy and excitement, the district of Hongdae is known for its lively nightlife. Set on Seoul's western end near Hongik University, the ...  Read more


4.5 star rating: Recommended 269 Reviews

Situated along an old stone road and tucked between a handful of western-style buildings, Deoksugung is the only traditional palace in Seoul’s bustling ...  Read more

Namdaemun Market

4.5 star rating: Recommended 163 Reviews

If you need to do any shopping in Seoul, whether it be for clothes, housewares, jewelry, appliances or souvenirs, you’ll find it for a good price somewhere in ...  Read more

Joint Security Area (Panmunjom)

4.5 star rating: Recommended 156 Reviews

The Joint Security Area (JSA), aka Panmunjom, offers a look at the still simmering tensions that remain from the Korean War. The North and South technically ...  Read more

The War Memorial of Korea

4.5 star rating: Recommended 16 Reviews

Even beyond the Korean War, South Korea's history is wrought with conflict. The War Memorial of Korea documents this history with a focus on the country's ...  Read more

Trickeye Museum

4.5 star rating: Recommended 9 Reviews

Located in the lively Hongdae nightlife district, Seoul’s Trickeye Museum does just what it says; it teases your senses with an optical illusion technique ...  Read more

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