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Small-Group Korean Night Food Tour provided by Ongo Food Communications

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Small-Group Korean Night Food Tour

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South Korean cuisine can seem dauntingly diverse, but with a little bold experimentation, your taste buds could soon be tingling. On this Seoul tasting tour, delve into the local food scene and stop at guide-recommended restaurants and a food market or village. Sample local beverages, such as makgeolli and soju, that you may otherwise have missed and enjoy personal attention in a group limited to 12 people.
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O'ngo Food Communications 온고푸드커뮤니케이션 - Korean Cooking Classes & Food Tours
12 Samil-daero 30-gil, Jongno 1(il).2(i).3(sam).4(sa), Jongno-gu, Seoul, South KoreaOur building is just opposite to Crown Hotel and next to a Pizza restaurant. Please find the dark pink colored building and come up to the 3rd floor.
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    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission included
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    Ikseon-dong Hanok Street
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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You'll end at
Jongno 3-ga, Subway Line 1, 3, 5
Myo-dong, Seoul, South KoreaWe end the tour near the Jongno 3-ga Station.
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  • Hit the best food spots in Jongno with a guide
  • Stop at local eateries you may otherwise have missed
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 12
  • Get a more intimate glimpse into the area on a walking tour 
What to Expect
Start your tour in the evening near Anguk Subway Station in central Seoul, then head into the bustling streets of Nagwon-dong. With your guide to lead the way, step off the tourist trail and savor the flavors popular among Seoulites. In your small group—limited to 12 people—visit outlets and street food stalls, and sample tasty treats such as kimchi (fermented cabbage), and Korean barbecue. Along the way, listen as your guide sheds light on the role food plays in South Korean culture. Sample savory pancakes at a shijang (traditional flea market), and taste popular Korean alcoholic beverages including makgeolli and soju. Afterward, head on to the bustling Jongno district to conclude your tour among newfound friends in the neighborhood bars.
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Departure Point
O'ngo Food Communications 온고푸드커뮤니케이션 - Korean Cooking Classes & Food Tours, 12 Samil-daero 30-gil, Jongno 1(il).2(i).3(sam).4(sa), Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
3–4 hours
Return Details
Jongno 3-ga, Subway Line 1, 3, 5, Myo-dong, Seoul, South Korea
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • 3-course dinner
  • Soju, Korean beer, soft drinks, traditional rice wine tastings
  • Visiting a Korean Traditional Hanok Village
  • Small-group walking tour
  • Handmade ice-cream
  • Entry/Admission - Insadong
  • Entry/Admission - Ikseon-dong Hanok Street
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Small-group tour operates with a minimum of 2 people and a maximum of 10
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative date or full refund. If there are only 2 passengers at the time of the tour and you would like to proceed as scheduled, an additional fee of approx. USD $14 per person will be collected at the time of the tour; if there is only 1 passenger, the tour will be cancelled.
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved; comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Restaurants are child friendly and offer non-alcoholic beverages like soda and/or juice; all children must be accompanied by an adult. Infants under the age of 3 are prohibited
  • Please note that the legal drinking age in South Korea is a 18-year-old
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: O'ngo Food Communications
Great cooking class with fabulous teacher
This is a great cooking class that I would highly recommend. Jia made everything easy to follow, and it was great
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Margaret W
Bolivar, New York
Awesome Experience!
So we went on a Saturday, and the local markets happened to be closed that particular day, but we didn't miss out
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karen b
Why were Korean chop sticks made of silver?
After reading the La Jolla Mum blog I booked this experience expecting great food and an entertaining evening.
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Joshua M
Sasebo, Japan
Enjoyable couple's night out with guide
My wife and I had a great time with our host Lynn. She was a gracious, friendly, intelligent, and warm host. She
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Jan Henrik Wiik
Very good food tour!
I had a great time with this good tour. Highly recommended to anyone looking for a nice delicious taste of samples
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Pacifica, California
Fun Tour
First things first, K (Kim) is a great and knowledgeable guide. He's really fun and funny. As for the tour,
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A five star tour with Helen
The guide, Helen showed her love for food and cooking which added to the great experience as she could talk about
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Amazing experience! So much fun!
We had the best time with Lynn and our small group for the food tour. She was extremely knowledgeable about the
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Wonderful food tour for someone traveling solo
I really enjoyed this food tour as it was a great way to experience Korean food without the anxiety of going into
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Norma G
The instructor was good in explaining the ingredients and steps. I really enjoyed the class and helped simplify
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3–4 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Korean
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