Itawon Street Vacations
To get a sense of what makes Seoul tick, step out and discover nearby areas such as Hongdae, Cheonggyecheon Stream, and Myeongdong.
Itawon Street offers some interesting cultural attractions within easy reach that make great places to visit. Visit some of the remarkable exhibit spaces and museums including the Seoul Museum of History, the National Folk Museum and the Seodaemun Prison History Museum. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the popular live performance venues such as Chongdong Theater, the National Theater of Korea and the Sejong Cultural Center. Enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the Seoul Museum of Art.
If the sun is shining, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and make the most of the local natural destinations. Hike around the grounds of Mt. Inwang. Enjoy some of the tranquil parklands such as Namsan Park, Tapgol Park and Sajik Park.
While you are in and around Itawon Street, treat yourself with a visit to Korea House, Gwanghwamun and the N Seoul Tower. The Seoul area features some evocative reminders of the past; start your historic tour at Deoksugung Palace, Gyeongbok Palace and Dongdaemun Gate.
To enjoy some retail therapy, browse Namdaemun Market, Dongdaemun Market and the Lotte Department Store.
When you’re ready to rest up after a long day exploring the charming streets of Itawon Street, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. For a good night’s sleep check out the Hotel Seven Street Seoul, the Sejong Hotel, and the popular ibis Ambassador Seoul Myeongdong.