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Seonjeongneung, Seoul

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See the burial grounds of three Korean royals at Seonjeongneung, a World Heritage Site. At the entrance, pass the red gate with the yin-yang symbol, then walk the stone paths to reach the complex's pavilions and a sacrificial building with eaves shaped like various animals, which according to local beliefs exorcise evil spirits. Around the royal tombs, you can enjoy peaceful natural scenery. Make Seonjeongneung part of your personalized Seoul itinerary using our Seoul family vacation planner.
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  • Not much to see inside. Good for a walk and take some pictures. Entrance is 1,000 KRW. UNESCO site..  more »
  • Several burial mounds of two kings and a queen of the Joseon era.Quite scenic and worth the walk. Located in Gangnam.  more »
  • We wanted to go already for some time, but the tombs are a bit far from our usual hangout places in Seoul. Despite that, the tombs are easily accessible either by subway (Seolleung station - both yell...  more »