• Location: Seoul, South Korea
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
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Discover top Seoul attractions with ease, and bring Korea’s ancient culture and heritage to life on this full-day combo tour of Seoul. Enjoy a sightseeing coach trip through Seoul’s city streets and admire famous sites such as Jogyesa Temple, Gyeongbokgung Palace and the National Folk Museum. After lunch, put on your traditional clothing and learn formal greeting etiquette Korean-style. Play traditional board games enjoyed during centuries past and learn how to make traditional Korean kimchi. Then, visit a local amethyst factory and ginseng center on route back to Seoul.


  • Full-day cultural heritage combo tour of Seoul
  • Explore the grounds of Jogyesa Temple to learn about Korean Buddhism with a knowledgeable guide
  • Visit Gyeongbokgung Palace, the largest and most splendid of the Five Grand Palaces
  • Peruse exhibits on Korean customs from ancient times to the present day at the National Folk Museum
  • Try on Korean clothing called hanbok, play a traditional folk game and try your hand at making kimchi
  • Stop at a ginseng outlet and amethyst factory for shopping opportunities
  • Round-trip hotel transport by air-conditioned coach included

What You Can Expect

Seoul Combo: Cultural Heritage Tour with Kimchi Making and Traditional Dress Wearing

Seoul Combo: Cultural Heritage Tour with Kimchi Making and Traditional Dress Wearing


Customer Reviews

Mary W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2016

This was the best tour! It was the perfect mix of sightseeing and hands on activities. The guides were very friendly and knowledgeable and the transportation was excellent. I am recommending this tour to all of my friends who visit Korea! My family and I had an amazing experience.

Richard B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

Our tour guide, Grace, was excellent, and really helped us make the best of the day, despite frigid temperatures and intermittent snow. We were the only guests on the tour, and there was lots of flexibility around how much time we wanted to spend at each of the destinations, which was appreciated. Lunch was very good - a choice between bibimbap and a korean-style beef. After lunch, we arrived at a guest house for the second half of the tour. It started out a bit awkwardly, because you are welcomed into this house, have some tea, and within 10-15 minutes are in your skivvies with the proprietors, whom you just met, changing into the hanbok. Despite this, the hanbok portion of the day was a definite highlight, and we have so many amazing photos and lots of laughs. We loved it, and it was definitely not something that we would usually do on a tour. The kimchi making was fun, although I don't know how regularly I'll be making kimchi at home. All in all, we had a wonderful day with Grace and got lots of great photos, despite the inclement weather.

Da Hye B

4 star rating: Recommended February 2016

I loved this. The kim chi making and hanbok wearing was great fun.

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