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Namsan Park, Seoul

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#3 of 45 in Parks in Seoul
Garden Nature / Park
Enjoy some fresh air at the mountaintop Namsan Park, one of the city's most popular areas for strolling, picnicking, and relaxing. Make your way up to the top of the 262 m (860 ft) peak via cable car to take in sweeping views over the capital's urban sprawl. Go for a leisurely wander around the network of walking paths crisscrossing the park and meandering through the area's wooded landscape. You'll find sport facilities for badminton, tennis, swimming, baseball, and more around the park, as well as a botanical garden, library, and cultural center. Make Namsan Park a part of your Seoul vacation plans using our Seoul tour planner.
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  • Popular with locals for hiking and tourist since it's the base of N Seoul Tower. Offers the most spectacular views of Downtown Seoul. Though most visitors come to Namsan Park to enjoy the views, N Seo...  more »
  • In Seoul at least 4 times a year. And always we allocate time to completely on foot from the city centre to come into the Park, completely pass and be in another part of Seoul! Bucket of water and comfortable shoes!
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  • Nice and beautiful park. Beautiful piece of nature! Also nice to combine with a visit to the tower.
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  • Beautiful scene, you can feel historic and modern organization blending so well here!!
  • Nice view
  • Nice park.
  • Must rent hanbok and take photos for sweet memories
  • This is a good park!very clean,nice,and this is a good place

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