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Withlocals Highlights&Hidden Gems™: Safe&PRIVATE Tour in Seoul w/ a Local ExpertHalf-day Tours

Withlocals Highlights&Hidden Gems™: Safe&PRIVATE Tour in Seoul w/ a Local Expert

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Please be aware that this tour is adapted to the local regulations post Covid-19. Our hosts will deliver this experience with the required equipment always keeping the distance suggested by local authorities. It will be safe and entertaining! Enjoy the city to the max and hear more about the origin, history, and culture. See and touch Seoul's​ history at the Gyeongbokgung Palace where you can witness the famous changing of the guard ceremony and spot Mount Bugaksan from afar. Follow your local host through Seoul’s ​districts and neighborhoods. Explore the historic Bukchon Hanok Village with its array of traditionally designed hanok buildings. ​Stroll through the cool Ikseon-dong district and get lost in its charming narrow alleys. And step into the beautiful Jogyesa Temple to soak in its zen Buddhist ambiance. The local hosts are natural storytellers, with different backgrounds ranging from arts to history. They can’t wait to share their stories and personal anecdotes with you!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$70,74
Price varies by group size
From
US$70,74
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Korean Palace and Temple Tour in Seoul: Gyeongbokgung Palace and Jogyesa TempleHalf-day Tours

Korean Palace and Temple Tour in Seoul: Gyeongbokgung Palace and Jogyesa Temple

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Explore top Seoul attractions including Gyeongbokgung Palace and Jogyesa Temple on this 3.5-hour Korean palace and temple tour in Seoul. Travel through Seoul by comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle with your guide. Gain insight into Joseon-era history at Gyeongbokgung Palace, once home to the Korean royal family, and explore the palace compound on foot. Visit the National Folk Museum and learn how life used to be before Korea’s rapid modernization. Then, visit the Jogyesa Temple and enjoy an authentic insight into life as a Zen Buddhist in South Korea’s bustling capital.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$42,50
From
US$42,50
Taking safety measures

Gangnam - Highlight City Tour in Seoul(including Lunch)Half-day Tours

Gangnam - Highlight City Tour in Seoul(including Lunch)

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Gangnam is a new development area in Seoul that has been developed since the 1970s, and is the most stylish district combined with the past and present of Seoul. Gangnam offers stylish boutiques, trendy bars, fancy restaurants, top brand shops and old Buddhist temples, Royal tombs of Joseon dynasty. Through Gangnam - Highlight City Tour in Seoul, you meet the past and state-of-the-art, highly developed Seoul together. Our experienced tour guide leads you to the wonder of Gangnam. Also, we will have a popular Jinseng Chicken Soup for lunch at a popular restaurant which local people prefer. - Bongeunsa Temple - COEX mall - SMTOWN for K-pop - Seolleung and Jeongneung Royal Tombs(UNESCO World heritage) - SAMSUNG D'light - Gangnam youth's hangout - Traditional Korean Food
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$185,26
Price varies by group size
From
US$185,26
Price varies by group size

Seoul Morning Tour: Seoul Tower, Namsan Hanok Village, The War Memorial of KoreaHalf-day Tours

Seoul Morning Tour: Seoul Tower, Namsan Hanok Village, The War Memorial of Korea

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Discover some of the South Korean capital’s top attractions on this half-day Seoul tour, including Seoul Tower, Namsan Hanok Village and the War Memorial of Korea. Travel with your guide to the Seoul Tower on Mt Namsan. Take the elevator to the top for panoramic views over the high-rise city skyline. Explore Namsangol Hanok Village and admire faithful recreations of traditional Korean homes from the days of the Joseon Dynasty. Visit the War Memorial of Korea and learn of the hardship and struggles faced during the Korean War.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$45,00
From
US$45,00
Taking safety measures

Small-Group Seoul Morning Royal Palaces TourHalf-day Tours

Small-Group Seoul Morning Royal Palaces Tour

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Spend a morning in Seoul visiting highlights including Jogyesa Temple, Gyeongbokgung Palace, and the National Folk Museum. You'll also stop for photo ops outside the Presindential Blue House (Cheong Wa Dae) and Gwanghwamun Gate during the changing of the guards. Your 3.5-hour tour includes transportation, entrance fees, guide, and hotel pickup. You will be dropped off at either City Hall or Insadong. 
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$33,00
From
US$33,00

Sightseeing, Top 3 spots of SeoulHalf-day Tours

Sightseeing, Top 3 spots of Seoul

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The Bukchon Hanok Village, the beautiful Cheonggye Stream, and the N Seoul Tower rank among Seoul’s top attractions, but navigating the public transport system to reach the sites alone is a challenge. On this tour, reach the sites in comfort with entry fees plus round-trip travel from central Seoul included, and see the best of Seoul with ease in one day.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$46,16
Price varies by group size
From
US$46,16
Price varies by group size

Seoul Morning Heritage Tour Including Changdeokgung PalaceHalf-day Tours

Seoul Morning Heritage Tour Including Changdeokgung Palace

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Visit two of Seoul's UNESCO World Heritage sites—Jongmyo Shrine and the Changdeokgung Palace Complex—on this half-day tour. Learn from a guide about Korea's cultural heritage, starting with a tour of Bukchon Hanok Village, which features traditional homes dating back to the Joseon Dynasty of the 14th century. Finish your tour with drop-off in Myeongdong.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$56,42
From
US$56,42

Morning Walking Tour: Gyeongbokgung Palace and Bukchon Hanok VillageHalf-day Tours

Morning Walking Tour: Gyeongbokgung Palace and Bukchon Hanok Village

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Admire South Korea’s palace architecture and learn of life in the country’s capital on this 3-hour Gyeongbokgung Palace and Bukchon Hanok Village walking tour. Stroll to Gwanghwamun Gate and visit Gyeongbokgung Palace. Listen as your guide details Joseon Dynasty history and admire traditional construction techniques. Visit the National Folk Museum of Korea and discover over 98,000 artifacts detailing South Korea’s history. Head between Gyeongbokgung Palace and Changdeokgung Palace to Bukchon Hanok Village. Peer inside traditional houses and learn about Korean lifestyles from the past to the prefect day.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$60,26
From
US$60,26

No Shopping Half Day Korea DMZ TourDay Trips

No Shopping Half Day Korea DMZ Tour

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Learn about Korea’s divided history at the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on a half-day tour, led by an informative guide. In the morning or afternoon, travel from Seoul to the DMZ, where the country has been split since the Korean War, to visit fascinating sites such as Imjingak Park, the Freedom bridge, the 3rd Infiltration Tunnel and the DMZ exhibition hall. At Dora Observatory, you can even peer through binoculars to observe village life in North Korea. U
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$45,00
From
US$45,00
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Half-day Korean Folk Village Tour by ShuttleHalf-day Tours

Half-day Korean Folk Village Tour by Shuttle

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Korean Folk Village (KFV) was created with a view to presenting the national culture to local and international tourists. KFV is composed of real houses relocated and reconstructed from different parts of the country, thus enacting the culture in daily life through four seasons based on thorough historical verification and consultation. You can enjoy some traditional events such as Farmer's Music & Dance KFV’s Leading Performance Depicting the National People’s Spirit and Joy, Equestrian Feats as a performance that presents the essence of the horseback, Pious Rites of Passage Imbued with Traditional style. KFV has since its foundation in 1974 been loved as a tourist destination that provides vivid cultural experience as well as traditional culture set in beautiful nature. Come and join in witnessing in the traditional culture cherished by KFV the value that it continues to create in experiencing past and present and opening up future.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$40,52
From
US$40,52

Authentic Food Tour in Seoul's Historic Jongro DistrictHalf-day Tours

Authentic Food Tour in Seoul's Historic Jongro District

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Immerse yourself in the culinary and drinking culture of Seoul's historic Jongro District on this evening walking tour. Follow a guide to three different local restaurants to try traditional dishes such as chicken stew, Budaejjigae, pancakes, and Korean barbecue. Learn about the traditional foods served here, as well as the history of the district, through the guide's in-depth commentary. Limited to a small group of 10 people or fewer, this tour provides personalized attention and an intimate atmosphere.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$81,03
Price varies by group size
From
US$81,03
Price varies by group size

Morning E-bike Tour & Korean LunchMountain Bike Tours

Morning E-bike Tour & Korean Lunch

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Let our E-bike whisk you up into the hills to visit the Ancient Seoul city wall and enjoy awesome views of the city, And then down into the heart of Ancient Seoul for a home cooked local lunch and a visit to Bukchon Hanok Village. See a side of Seoul that many don't get to experience and hit the top tourist spots too! So, what are the top attractions in Ancient Seoul? The fresh Cheonggyecheon river that flows through time, the majestic Gyungbok Palaces’ grand entrance Gwanghwamun and Gwanghwamun square, the Presidential Blue house, the traditional architecture of the Bukchon village area, and the tranquil Jogeysa Temple. The course is recommended for those who wish to visit many landmarks in Seoul in a short time yet still experience an intimate connection and understanding in context.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$45,00
Price varies by group size
From
US$45,00
Price varies by group size

Half-Day Korean DMZ Tour from SeoulDay Trips

Half-Day Korean DMZ Tour from Seoul

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The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) lies on the border between North and South Korea, and visiting outside of a guided tour is not allowed. On this tour, explore the DMZ with your guide and gain insight into Korean War history. Take in sites of interest including the 3rd Tunnel and the Dora Observatory in safety, with entrance fees plus pickup and drop-off in central Seoul included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$45,50
From
US$45,50

Half Day DMZ tour & drop off at Incheon airport (private group)Day Trips

Half Day DMZ tour & drop off at Incheon airport (private group)

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Maximize every moment of your Korea vacation with a private 6-hour tour from Seoul to the DMZ. Comfortable transportation takes you (and your luggage) from your city hotel to the border between the two Koreas. Visit the Dora Observatory, walk through the third tunnel, and more. Once the sightseeing is complete, relax in swift transfer to the Incheon Airport in time for your departing flight.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$200,52
Price varies by group size
From
US$200,52
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Busan Night Tour Including a CruiseHalf-day Tours

Busan Night Tour Including a Cruise

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South Korea’s second city, coastal Busan comes alive at night—when darkness falls and the neon lights illuminate the landscape. On this evening sightseeing tour, see the best of Busan by air-conditioned minivan with your guide and hit top attractions including Namcheon-dong and Igidae Park—with all entry fees included. Enjoy the finest views Busan has to offer, from a sightseeing cruise to the top of Mt. Hwangnyeongsan.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$99,99
From
US$99,99

Busan Sparkling Night View TourHalf-day Tours

Busan Sparkling Night View Tour

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Coastal Busan is widely considered among South Korea’s must-see cities, and under the cover of night, it takes on a whole new look. On this tour, begin with an evening pickup in central Busan and spin through the streets in comfort by air-conditioned vehicle. Admire uninterrupted views over top landmarks like Igidae Observatory and the Gwanan bridge, and watch the city lights dancing on the waves at Bay 101.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$26,00
From
US$26,00

Lonely Planet Experiences: Seoul Street Food Walking Tour with a LocalHalf-day Tours

Lonely Planet Experiences: Seoul Street Food Walking Tour with a Local

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Stroll the streets of Seoul while munching on authentic Korean street food during this 3-hour tour. A small group limited 12 fellow travelers ensures an intimate experience. All food tastings and rice wine or a soft drink are included.
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  • 3 hours
From
US$89,00
From
US$89,00

No Shopping DMZ Half Day Tour from SeoulDay Trips

No Shopping DMZ Half Day Tour from Seoul

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Experience the DMZ without the unnecessary shopping excursions on a morning tour from Seoul. Thanks to courtesy transportation starting from your hotel, there’s no need to rush to a meeting point first thing in the morning. Enjoy an in depth guided tour at the DMZ with visits to Management Center, Freedom Bridge, and third tunnel. End the tour at City Hall or Itaewon in Seoul, ready to continue your day of sightseeing.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$40,00
Price varies by group size
From
US$40,00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Immersive Korean BBQ, Market, and Secret Pub Experience in SeoulDining Experiences

Immersive Korean BBQ, Market, and Secret Pub Experience in Seoul

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Discover the South Korean capital’s rich culinary heritage on this 3-hour Korean BBQ, pub and market tour in Seoul. Follow your guide through Seoul’s Mapo district, famous for its traditional Korean BBQ restaurants. Enjoy speciality dishes such as charcoal-grilled pork and aged kimchi, and soak up the vibrant atmosphere for which South Korean restaurants are famous. Explore Jeon Market, where locals buy pigs’ feet for traditional recipes at home. Then, visit a traditional pub to enjoy a drink and learn about South Korea’s drinking rituals and culture.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$101,29
Price varies by group size
From
US$101,29
Price varies by group size

DMZ tour pick up & drop off at Incheon airportDay Trips

DMZ tour pick up & drop off at Incheon airport

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Enjoy a smooth and flexible DMZ tour while your layover at Incheon airport. Based on private tour, you will be possible to visit DMZ where is 85km away from airport within 7 hours. You will see North Korea through borderline and walk through the 3rd tunnel.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$200,52
Price varies by group size
From
US$200,52
Price varies by group size
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Drinking and Eating through the Alleys of SeoulHalf-day Tours

Drinking and Eating through the Alleys of Seoul

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THIS TOUR IS DIFFERENT THAN OTHER TOURS! I focus on food and drinks. The main focus is drinking at each spot while we eat some outstanding food. I provide 5 hour tours. I will be taking you around the neighborhood that has the best food in Seoul, HANDS DOWN! There are tiny alleys that even Koreans don't know about! I have taken many people around here including my native Korean friends and they will agree that it is the best of the best! I promise you won't be disappointed in this tour. Just make sure to bring a huge appetite since we will be trying a ton of dishes! I do not take you to places that you will be able to find on google or are commercialized. I take you to places you would typically not be able to go to on your own.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$65,00
From
US$65,00

Seoul Night Day Trips

Seoul Night "Private Tour"(Korean BBQ, N-Tower, Seoul Fortress, Local Market)

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After sunset, neon lights and street vendors bring Seoul to life. See the best of South Korea’s capital without having to worry about navigating after dark on a private evening tour that includes a Korean barbecue meal. You’ll visit N Seoul Tower and Naksan Park when they’re least-crowded, and overcome the language barrier with your private guide.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$118,79
Price varies by group size
From
US$118,79
Price varies by group size
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Private and personalized experience: see Seoul with a localHalf-day Tours

Private and personalized experience: see Seoul with a local

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Seoul is considered among South Korea’s must-see cities, but beating the language barrier to explore solo can be a challenge. On this tour, leave the guidebook at home and explore South Korea’s bustling capital through the eyes of a local. Customize your itinerary to hit top attractions like Gyeongbokgung Palace or the N-Seoul Tower, or step off the beaten trail to corners of the city many visitors miss.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$63,80
Price varies by group size
From
US$63,80
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private DMZ TourDay Trips

Private DMZ Tour

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Learn about Korea’s divided history at the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) on a half-day tour, led by an informative guide. In the morning or afternoon, travel from Seoul to the DMZ, where the country has been split since the Korean War, to visit fascinating sites such as Imjingak Park, the Freedom bridge, the 3rd Infiltration Tunnel and the DMZ exhibition hall. At Dora Observatory, you can even peer through binoculars to observe village life in North Korea. U
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$200,00
Price varies by group size
From
US$200,00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

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