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Seoul City Tour Bus

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Seoul Hop-On Hop-Off Downtown Palace Course
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Seoul Hop-On Hop-Off Panorama Course

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Useful way of getting to see some distance places

There seem to be slightly changed routes and operations in 2017. The bus starts at Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) and costs 15,000 won per person (10,000 aged 6-19, but, unusually... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 January 2017
Hong Kong
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a better experience with the hop on/off bus at other cities. Would expect better given the fact that this is the modern Seoul. (+): - panorama tour route is interesting, cover wider area, passing top tourist spots, and has options of open top bus/trolley. - audio guide provided (but ONLY at trolley bus) - clean, comfortable and good... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Vin and Mrs Merlot, first time visit to Seoul, use hop on hop buses around the world and this is one of the best. We did blue route A (Downtown, Palace Course, Single Decker Bus) - 36,000 Kwon for 3 people, approx $AUD 12 per person 2 hours duration approx. Commentary provided at appropriate interludes. Great way to get your... More 

3 Thank VinMerlot
Newport, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Buses are at each stop on time, clean, and with headphones to describe the area. The bus drivers are helpful and friendly. Great price for getting around to all the "must see" sights.

Thank Je M
Hong Kong
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

There seem to be slightly changed routes and operations in 2017. The bus starts at Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) and costs 15,000 won per person (10,000 aged 6-19, but, unusually, no 65+ age discount are given). Two daytime routes are available: Red = Downtown, Palace - "Traditional Culture Course", of the central area; and Blue = "Seoul City tour Highlight... More 

5 Thank LPfans
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had a great time riding the highlights route. We were disappointed that the Traditional Course was cancelled due to the Presidential protests, but still enjoyed how easy it was to get to the attractions, and how comfortable the buses were. There was WiFi on the bus and we were able to look up things to do at each stop... More 

1 Thank Yvonne K
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We love hop on hop off buses and have used them around the world. This one offers two routes around Seoul and travels past some really good spots to visit. My only criticism is that there is no commentary along the route to provide any additional information. This would really improve the service and bring it in line with similar... More 

1 Thank Scott L
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a but tour which achieves little. You get to sit in traffic jams and get shown places where Korean celebrities allegedly hang out, along with a lot of high end boutiques and a glimpse of another Buddhist temple. We found nothing of interest on it at all. Advice for anyone thinking of doing this tour - don't bother.... More 

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Shanghai, China
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

First time i had such bad experience. I usually always use those buses when i visit a new country. Let me tell you that those buses where old , not clean, earphones hardly worked, schedule never ever follow by the drivers so you never know when your bus is coming. Drivers were talking, a lot, in Korean, no English at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The seoul city tour bus information Center is located in front of the donghae duty free building at gwanghwamun st. There are many city tour buses that organized very well. If you never visited korea, highly recommend one of these city tour buses!!

1 Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

There are three routes or four routes if you're counting the night life tour. Cost to each tour vary slightly but they're all around $10-15 US$. I was on the Route A. The bus was very punctual, clean and there are headphones available for translations. Riders are free to get on and off the off at each desirable stops and... More 

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