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Changdeokgung, Seoul

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Listed as a World Heritage Site, Changdeokgung represents the main palace of Joseon Dynasty's kings, which shelters lotus ponds, pavilions, and some 300-year-old trees. Established in 1395, the palace compound contains a royal family residence, a public area, and a secret garden, as well as other simplistic elements dating back to the period of Three Kingdoms. Go on a tour to explore the harmonious palace and its halls, which were purposely constructed and designed by implementing feng shui principles and Confucian ideology. You'll also find snack bars, shaded rest areas, and benches here. By using our Seoul holiday planner, you can arrange your visit to Changdeokgung and other attractions in Seoul.
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  • So many palaces to choose from in Seoul, Changdeokgung was my favourite and it was walking distance (5 minutes) from Rak Ko Jae (See my review of the Hanok we stayed at.) There is a package deal for K...  more »
  • So I went to Kyoto in a long time. Last month, when I went too wide at the Palace under construction is having a heck of a lot by the baby, which was nice. Tourists encountered in moderation did not affect spectator palaces. Sponsorship is sold out and wont go into good table. Please book in advance, we recommend going.
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  • This place has a nice park. And the beautiful buildings. The weather was cold enough, but The Sun was shine.  more »