Although the tour is short, you can learn about Korea's history, architecture, traditions and culture. It is highly recommended to those who visit Seoul for the first time.
Jogye Buddhist Temple
At the crowded Seoul city, inside of its central area, you will hear the sound of reciting Buddhist scriptures and smell the soft fragrance of incense. Jogyesa Temple is a resting place for everybody to relieve their stress. If foreign tourists visit this representative Buddhist temple of Korea, Jogyesa Temple; you will also feel the Korean Buddhism culture through Buddhist cuisine restaurant, traditional tea house, Buddhist supplies that are nearby the temple.
The Royal Guard Changing Ceremony
Every hour on the hour from 10am to 4pm, the chief gatekeeper changing ceremony has been continued, which happened during Joseon Dynasty symbolizing safety of the kings and security of the nation, and guiding of the prestige. Consistency expressionless face expression and sobriety mood of chief gatekeepers at the ceremony stimulates the foreign tourists' interests.
Gyeongbok Palace is one of the oldest out of teh five palaces in Seoul. It is such a great and magnificient building as a representative of Joseon Dynasty. It shows the beauty of its construction. Through this, it can be a representative tourism spot for foreigners to understand the tradition and history of Korea. This tour course takes around one and a half hour. You will see the remarkable pavilions like Kyunghoiru and Hyangwonjung, and beautiful/classy wooden and stone structures as Kyungcheonsaji 10-storey tower. You will also see Kyotaejeon and Kangnyungjun places where you can experience the life of noble people with a guide. The choicest tour place for foreign tourists. Gyungbok Palace is the starting point of 500 years of history in Joseon Dynasty. You will definitely enjoy the stroll around the place feeling the quiet and peaceful mood. It can be a representative tourism spot for foreigners to understand the tradition and history of Korea. If you want to know the history of Korea properly, you should visit this place.
The National Folk Museum
National Folk Museum of Korea has been researching daily life of Korea from the past to present and preserving and displaying the folk culture of ancestors in Korea as a representative life history museum. This is one of the best locations to explain Korean history and culture easily to foreigners
Presidential Blue House
The tour is a driving tour course, which stops by Choonchungwan, the main building of the Blue House and Youngbingwan. During this tour, information and explanations about each building and optimistic parts of the current government will be provided by your guide. We recommend this informative opportunity to foreign tourists, which gives you an opportunity to look around the most famous house in Korea, the Blue House.
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Hotel → Jogye Temple → The Royal Guard Changing Ceremony → Geyeongbok Palace(Tuesday-Deoksu Palace) → National Folk Museum → Pass by the Presidential Blue House → Amethyst or Ginseng Center → Drop off at Itaewon