Seoul - Kore Turizm Organizasyonu - Korenin Dünyaya Tanıtımına Yönelik Çalışma



One of the most emerging, vibrant global cities of the world - Seoul is the capital (in old Silan language “Seorabeol” means “Capital City”) and the largest city of South Korea. With a 10 million population, it is the main center of Korea’s culture, education, politics and economy. Seoul is a perfect mix of ancient and modern culture - home to many historic sites and places of traditional culture; Seoul is also one of the leading economic powers of the world. Your guests will be spoilt for choices in the shopping and entertainment districts.

The Han River, which runs through the center of the city, is a distinctive landscape of Seoul that offers a myriad of recreation areas for citizens and tourists. Seoul city is divided into 2 parts by Han River. The northern part is known as Gangbuk which is the older part of the city with the main downtown, govt. offices and sightseeing attractions. The southern part is known as Gangnam – the famous area from song “Gangnam Style”. It is the new part of Seoul and is the most high-end and posh location of the country. 

Gyeongbokgung Palace
Located in the centre of Seoul city, Gyeongbokgung Palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the main tourist attraction of Seoul. The main USP is Royal Change of Guard Ceremony that happens at 10 AM and 2 PM daily except on Tuesdays. Here foreign tourists can wear traditional Korean attire - Hanbok and get their photos clicked. Dresses are available for rent at a very nominal price.

Gyeongbokgung Place - Bukchon Hanok Village

Bukchon Hanok Village
It is situated in the centre of the city next to Gyeongbokgung Palace. It is a traditional village with hundreds of old style houses and a perfect example of the blend of old and the new Korea.

Blue House (Cheong Wa Dae)
Blue House is the Official Residence of the President of South Korea. It is located behind Gyeongbokgung Palace and one of the most distinguished buildings in Korea.

Blue House (Cheong Wa Dae) - Insadong Antique Street

Insadong Antique Street
The most famous antique street of Korea will be a unique experience for your guests. The meandering alleys lined with an assortment of shops of antiques and souvenir, galleries, traditional restaurants, teahouses and cafes.

The city tour of Gangnam District includes a half day tour of the following major attractions of the Gangnam District:

Yeouido Island
Also known as the ‘Manhattan of Korea’, this small island on the River Han, houses the National Assembly (Parliament of Korea), Head Quarters of LG and other Korean big companies.

Yeouido Island - Gangnam Street

Gangnam Street
It is the place for your guests to experience the essence of the famous song by PSY ‘Gangnam Style.’ The most high-end location of South Korea, Gangnam has the most high-end shopping malls, restaurants and luxury locations in Seoul. Another famous street in the Gangnam area nowadays is Garosugil which is a must visit.

Coex Mall is an underground Shopping Mall in Seoul. It is Asia’s largest underground market. There are Convention Centres, Exhibition Halls, Casinos, Duty-Free Shops and COEX Aquarium, the largest aquarium of South Korea.

COEX - Bongeunsa Temple

Bongeunsa Temple
Bongeunsa Temple is one of the most famous Buddhist Temples and tourist attractions in Gangnam area. Your guests can experience the traditional Tea ceremony, temple tour and Buddhist Meal on this tour.

Apart from the above City Tours, there are plenty of sightseeing and attractions that your guests can opt for. Some of the most important are:

N Seoul Tower (Duration: 2-3 hrs)
One of the most famous tower landmarks of Seoul & South Korea, N Seoul Tower is 240 M high and located on top of Namsan Mountain (which itself is approx 240 m) making it the highest tower in Asia. The observatory deck located here offers a spectacular panoramic view of the city of Seoul.

N Seoul Tower - Han River

Han River (Duration: 1 hr,30 min)
The cruise on the Han river is a unique experience and best way to experience the Seoul city from a distance. The river cruise is available every hour but the best time is 7 PM to see Banpo Bridge fountain show. In the evening your guests can enjoy a leisurely cruise along with Dinner. 

Lotte World Thema Park (Duration: 4 – 8 hrs)
It is a major recreation complex which houses World’s largest indoor theme park and an Outdoor Amusement Park called Magic Island. The theme park is ideal for your guests who are travelling with their kids. It is located near Gangnam.

Lotte World Thema Park - Everland Thema Park

Everland Thema Park (Duration: Full day)
Let your guests be thrilled in the largest theme park in South Korea! 1 Hr drive from Seoul city, the theme park has T-express - world’s highest wooden roller coaster, Lost World, Zootopia, Caribbean Bay, and many more themed attractions and rides. 

Hwaseong Fortress (Duration: Half day)
This ancient fortress is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and located at a distance of 1 hr drive from Seoul city. Apart from immersing themselves in the glorious history and impressive structure of the fortress, your guests can also experience traditional Korean Archery here.