Bugaksan Seoul Fortress, Seoul

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An oasis of nature surrounded by storied old walls, Bugaksan Seoul Fortress represents the perfect spot to escape from the bustling city. Scenic views of the city from different points make climbing the stone stairs worthwhile, while the fresh air from nearby mountains adds a natural touch to the experience. Make sure you bring your passport, as the military officers guarding the fort require some sort of ID for you to enter. This is a measure to prevent violent incidents, which have occurred at the site in the past. A visit to Bugaksan Seoul Fortress represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Seoul trip planning website to plot your vacation.
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  • Seoul--the mountain where the spectacular!! Joseon Dynasty Castle look along the lines of tracking!!! For something different, you'll be a long steep length one ~ ~
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  • Just thinking about the amount of stairs and up super steep, I get tired. It's not an easy experience, but the view from the top makes it all worth it! It's one of those activities that make you feel comforted after the end.
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  • Beyond the window, door and gate in the food from there North inwangsan mountain leads the way with the castle in Seoul. Here it is important to follow a fixed military control zone la rules. As the boundaries of the city is dotted with police and surveillance cameras were installed, so it should not be illegal actions. Therefore, it is really a good thing drunk walking or pet-it's a good idea because the noisy people or bringing bukhansan sweeping viscosity is very good, so you need to get your fitness
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