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ฺฺBukchon Hanok Village

37, Gyedong-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03059, South Korea
+82 2-2133-1372
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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37, Gyedong-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul 03059, South Korea
Samcheongdong / Bukchon
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's amazing that this traditional Korean village even existed in the middle of the modern metropolitan city of Seoul. Start at the Bukchon tourist information centre, get hold of a walking map and follow the recommended walking paths, which will lead you through numerous residential...More

Thank Herbert C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We didn't find it at first, but when we did the picturesque village was worth a look. Be awarw that there are quite a lot of tourists (like yourself) that are in the way of that perfect picture.

Thank Hilda B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very unique place. This is the traditional place to take picture. You can find many place to rent a traditional hanbok

Thank Michael Trần V
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed the walk up the hill and taking photos of the beautiful houses along the way. When you get to the top of the hill, you can see a great view of the city all the way across the N Tower. Great place to just...More

Thank NUG2015
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed taking the walking tour through Bukchon. The walk goes up into the hills a bit and can be steep in some places (kind of uncomfortable in hot weather!) but you will wander along some beautiful and photogenic streets and see gorgeous hanoks. The...More

Thank KarenBx103
Reviewed 3 days ago

Warning: Bad English! Bukchon is the perfect area to explore real Korean culture in the city center. Though this area is very touristy but still a quick way to observe the real Korean while enjoying shopping and eating. Go to the tourist information center and...More

2  Thank Daeng D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Road very steep at some point, gorgeous architecture. Lots of tourist, beautiful scenery at the higher point. A must visit when in Korea.

Thank jeanc08
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It's an old traditional Korean village. Some/most parts are private. It's a long stretch and will take an hour walk to finish. A lot of stores you can see along the way too. Wear comfy shoes and clothes!

Thank Cams R
Reviewed 5 days ago

This area of traditional hanok houses - and new ones being built - is full of arty crafty workshops and tourists dressed in hanbok having their photos taken. It's a pleasure to wander round the lanes imagining a less frantic way of life, if you...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Picturesque, charming, hilly, rustic, stone and earth dwellings. A look backward to the traditional homes of the elite. Also, museums, galleries, cafes, traditional Hanok houses. If you make it to the top, I have been told, the view is spectacular. My bum knee kept me...More

Thank fiamma11
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Samcheongdong / Bukchon
This historic neighbourhood was traditionally home to
Seoul’s middle and upper-classes. Now it’s most famed
for its clusters of beautiful, traditional Korean
homes (called hanok), many of which are found in
Bukchon. Many of these homes have now been converted
into restaurants, cafes, shops, and even guesthouses,
and their unique architecture offers a look at Korea’s
traditional beauty. Samcheongdong’s main and side
...More
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Hephzibeula
How much is the entrance fee to hanok museum? and where is it located? Thank you.
21 November 2016|
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Response from ckpeng04 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know there is a museum. But the whole area is good enough for you to spend a few hours there.
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Hephzibeula
Where can I find the 8 photo spots? Thanks. We'll be visiting this tomorrow. Thanks.
21 November 2016|
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Response from Voyageur_americain | Reviewed this property |
There's a map, you can get it at the Bukchon Traditional Culture Center (Gyedong-gil 37, just south of Bkchon-ro-4-gil, other side of the street from Hyundai HQ Building), "Bukchon Wanderings". It's well done and the photo... More
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Sofhia Chandra M
how to get to your place from the airport by train?
14 September 2016|
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Response from Lyra_Pilipinas | Reviewed this property |
From Incheon International Airport to Seoul Station, it only takes 45 Minutes by (All-Stop Train) Subway for around USD 3-4. Then we walked 5-10 minutes to reach our guesthouse. You ca also take the Express Train but it... More
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