While you are deciding to go on holiday to Korea, you should make sure that you know about what should do. It will be so much better if you do some researches to find out about the tourist attractions you should not miss.
Top Things to Do in Seoul
This is a list of top things to do in Seoul:
It is a palace complex and becomes one of the best five remaining Joseon palaces. For over 200 years, it was the residence for a primary royal. In this place, you can see there is a breathtaking garden with landscaped lawns, a lotus pond, and ornate pavilions. Thus, you can get more photo collections on this palace.
N Seoul Tower
If you would like to see the panorama of the city from the heights, this tower will be the best options for you outside of Bukhansan Mountain. If you don’t want to climb the mountain, you still have a chance to get the view of the city from it.
It is standing at 480 meters above sea level. You also should not feel so worried about the hefty track because there are a lift and a cable car to ride.
Do you want to taste any Korean food? Gwangkang Market is the best options for you. It is one of the largest and oldest traditional markets in Seoul. You can see there are many famous street foods of Korean snacks.
If you would like to get here, don’t forget to taste tteokboki or sweet and spicy rice cakes, mayak gimbap or seaweed rolls, bindaetteok or mung been pancakes, and many more Korean snacks. You can walk around and buy anything you want to taste.
Leeum Samsung Museum of Art
Leeum is a collection of traditional Korean art. If you would like to see the contemporary and modern art from the local or international artist, come to this museum. There three architectures of structure design by Rem Koolhaas, Jean Nouvel, and Mario Botta.
It is around the clock shopping complex, space-age silver cultural, bulbous, underground shopping center, and wholesale outlets. Its designed by the famous architecture in the world is Zaha Hadid.
If you are a fashion-conscious shopper, this place will be the best options to go. There are boutiques which sell many products that you can buy. You also can visit this market whenever you want because it doesn’t have a time limit.
Gyeongui Line Forest Park
Having a holiday to see green spaces is always the best choices. In this park, you also are able to see a row of local bookstores on the Gyeongui Line Book Street. Hence, you can walk around to enjoy the view and see the bookstore around. If you are a bookworm, this place should be at the top of your list.
It is a city’s youth culture hub which comes with the crafts market, regular arts, nightlife scene, and strong indie music. Besides the youth culture, you also can go to the main road which has countless clubs and bars where you can go party in the night.
It is located in the historic district of Jongno-gu. It is an arty neighborhood that the traditional one meets modern. It is also known with its plethora of galleries. It will be your best options to get a break and see around this district.
In the main street, you can buy some traditional Korean souvenirs, especially in the Saturday market.
Those are the top things to do in Seoul. Just pick up three or more tourism attractions you would like to go. Then, arrange your itinerary well.