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Full Day Palace Tour

  • Visit Seoul’s most important historic sites of interest in one day
  • Travel in comfort by air-conditioned coach
  • Explore thousands of years of South Korean civilization
Full Day Palace Tour
From US$ 73.80
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Full Day Palace Tour
From US$ 73.80
Seoul’s royal palaces and ancient temples are widely considered among the city’s top attractions, shining a light on thousands of years of royal and spiritual history. On this tour, visit sites including UNESCO–listed Changdeok Palace and the Jogyesa Temple in comfort by air-conditioned coach. With entry fees, lunch, and pickup and drop-off your Seoul hotel included, relax and delve into South Korean history.
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.
Reviews (9)
1 - 5 of 9 reviews
Reviewed 5 November 2018
Palace Tour

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MalGNA
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile
Great Experience

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...More

2  Thank Claudia T
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile
Great tour and tour guide!

Our tour guide was Yeoni and she made this trip so great. She is really energetic and full of information. I learned so much!

3  Thank Anjali K
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

the overall experience of the tour was nice and informative, i would definitely go again with my family 👍

Thank vourng
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile
Had a great time

I had a great time taking this tour. Our tour guide Yeoni was very knowledgeable about the history of the palaces and even told us some stories about how they came to be. The traditional food was delicious and Yeoni even provided some recommendations for...More

2  Thank Ambassador578289
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