Bukchon Hanok Village, Seoul

Explore a 600-year-old urban area composed of traditional Korean houses at Bukchon Hanok Village. Constructed during the reign of the Joseon Dynasty, the village consists of many neighborhoods which were uses as a residential quarter for nobles and high-ranking government officials. Go on a guided tour to explore the narrow streets and visit cultural and hospitality facilities, such as workshops, museums, restaurants, and cafes. With more than half a million visitors yearly, you will need to book a reservation at least three days prior to your visit. Before you head to Seoul, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Seoul journey planning site , to make sure you see all that Seoul has to offer, including Bukchon Hanok Village.
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  • A nice quaint district to walk around observing the hanok architecture. About 1km or 20mins walk from Gyeongbokgung Place. Slightly hilly and good walking shoes are best.  more »
  • The Hanok village is conveniently located near the Gyeongongbuk Palace and its definitely worth visiting after leaving the palace. It recreates the “authentic” Korean experience and has a lot of souve...  more »
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