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Bukchon, Seoul

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Explore a 600-year-old urban area composed of traditional Korean houses at Bukchon. Constructed during the reign of the Joseon Dynasty, the village consists of many neighborhoods which were uses as a residential quarter for nobles and high-ranking government officials. Go on a guided tour to explore the narrow streets and visit cultural and hospitality facilities, such as workshops, museums, restaurants, and cafes. With more than half a million visitors yearly, you will need to book a reservation at least three days prior to your visit. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Bukchon by using our Seoul trip itinerary planner.
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  • Hanok Village Street or too much when taking pictures of tourists is also difficult to stomach. Weekday tours/dating. Street made room for food and souvenirs down Yen sales and hire can also wear clothing.
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  • Its amazing that this traditional village is still kept the way it was for more than a hundred years. Walking through this place is a really cool and refreshing way to feel..but be prepared to walk - ...  more »
  • After you put on your walking shoes, go visit the Bukchon Traditional Cultural Centre near Anguk subway station first for an overview and don't forget to get a Bukchon Village Folding Map. Follow the ...  more »