We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Seong-eup-ri, Pyoseon-myeon, Jeju, Jeju Island 699-912, South Korea
Name/address in local language
Phone Number:
+82 64-787-1179
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 69.00*
and up
Full-Day Jeju East Course Bus Tour Including Lunch
More Info
US$ 75.00*
and up
UNESCO Day Tour in Jeju Island
More Info
US$ 290.00*
and up
Jeju Eats and Culture Full-Day Private Tour

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 426 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 36
    Excellent
  • 72
    Very good
  • 58
    Average
  • 16
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Interesting

Interesting but not a must. The village tries to explore the way of life in the past. Not to impressive.

Reviewed 2 days ago
menachemle
,
Jerusalem, Israel
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

426 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 191: English reviews
Jerusalem, Israel
Level Contributor
324 reviews
190 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Interesting but not a must. The village tries to explore the way of life in the past. Not to impressive.

Helpful?
Thank menachemle
Williamsburg, Virginia
Level Contributor
324 reviews
169 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got a very nice tour from a local resident who spoke fairly good English. It was very interesting to see how the huts were designed and the durability of the thatch roofs. There was a sales pitch to buy some locally made tea and other products (which were very expensive) but no one bought anything. You would think that... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sue M
Level Contributor
119 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

500 years okd village worth to see it. Do not miss oportunity to visit it. Next time I will come again.

Helpful?
Thank Daniel L
Level Contributor
261 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I liked the walk on the small streets among small houses without chimneys. It was a protection against pirates in the past. We were group so no local guide came to sell us whatever.

Helpful?
Thank Michaela B
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
167 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Seongeup Folk Village is huge. The main entrance has a big car park and a side entrance where you can drive your car in. Besides the car park, there are many restaurants, two public toilets and a few shops. From the main entrance, you can take a stroll and check out some of the conserved buildings which are open... More 

Helpful?
Thank mpenzakc
Kuala Lumpur
Level Contributor
163 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice feeling as you walk around the quaint little village which are still lived in by residents. There was a free tour given and tour guide spoke English. Ended tour with a little presentation of the products sold by the village. Good for a 1/2 day adventure.

Helpful?
Thank Taipei101
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
95 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting site to learnt about the earlier settlements of Jeju island. Be prepare to walk for an hour or more in the large estate and bring lotsa of water. They preserve the huts pretty well. There are mannequins but with REAL LIVESTOCKS.

Helpful?
Thank 2ickst3r
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were brought to this house with an old man waiting for us. He gave us a tour around his house and then started selling us omjia tea, honey, horse bones pill, horse oil products. And they range from 45,000KRW to 140,000KRW. I'm not sure if there was any way you could avoid this.

Helpful?
Thank HannahB3210
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you have other places on your itinerary, you can drop this place for your itinerary as there are nothing much to see here.

Helpful?
Thank Fatin Nur'asyiq... R
Level Contributor
235 reviews
116 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

All these places are being preserved by the government to protect the rich history of Korea and Jeju. The place still has people staying there especially the old and young. The whole "village" is bonding as a big family which anyone has their main job to do. The guide will explain some of the daily things in the past with... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Heng How N

Travellers who viewed Seongeup Folk Village also viewed

 
Jeju, Jeju Island
 

Been to Seongeup Folk Village? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Seongeup Folk Village and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Seongeup Folk Village staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?