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Hwaseong Fortress & Korean Folk Village Tour

by Seoul City Tour
per adult Price is $98
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Duration: {0} Duration: 8h 30m Nonrefundable No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Highlights

Visit to UNESCO World Heritage-listed Hwaseong Fortress

Preserved Korean culture at the Korean Folk Village

Hwaseong Fortress's impressive construction & history

Grand Joseon Dynasty-era architecture in a natural setting

Roundtrip transportation for a stress-free experience

Highlights

Visit to UNESCO World Heritage-listed Hwaseong Fortress

Preserved Korean culture at the Korean Folk Village

Hwaseong Fortress's impressive construction & history

Grand Joseon Dynasty-era architecture in a natural setting

Roundtrip transportation for a stress-free experience

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9:00 AM, Tour in English, includes Food Only

Duration 8h 30m No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
$97.41

Total price is $97.41, taxes included

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Hwaseong Fortress & Korean Folk Village Tour

Activity Location

Seoul

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Seoul City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Seoul


Description

Immerse yourself in Korean history and heritage on this day tour from Seoul. With your tour guide, wander around the Hwaseong Fortress and browse numerous collections of Korean cultural artifacts at the Korean Folk Village

Begin your day with pickup from your Seoul hotel and travel by coach to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Hwaseong Fortress. Its base was built in the Joseon Dynasty by King Jeongjo to house and honor the remains of his father Prince Sado. Follow your guide around the fortress and hear stories of the past while marveling at the impressive 3.5-mile (6-km) wall and great gates.

Break for a traditional Korean lunch before continuing your tour to the Korean Folk Village. Explore this living museum with over 260 traditional houses displaying elements of Korean life and folk culture. Take the opportunity to marvel at well-preserved customs, including basket weaving, pottery making, and music. Walk around the many houses and note the different designs and layouts used to differentiate the classes of people.

After your visit to the Korean Folk Village, swing by Ginseng Center or Duty Free Shop and ther your transfer takes you back to your hotel.


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of the Hwaseong Fortress and Korean Folk Village

  • Admission fees

  • Traditional Korean lunch

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Seoul city center hotel by coach


Exclusions

  • Beverages


Know Before You Book

  • Children 1 and younger are complimentary.

  • At least 2 people are required for this activity to take place.