Travel Information

  • 1. Dongdaemun Market

  • •Address 04564 253, Jangchungdan-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
    •Phone +82-2-120
    •Website View Website
    •Hours of Operation Varies per shop/mall
    •Important Dongdaemun Market can be overwhelming to some due to its sheer size. It may be a good idea to get some information on the area before you start your shopping and the Dongdaemun Tourist Information Center is a great place to start. Located in front of exit 14 of the Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station, the center provides information in English, Japanese, and Chinese.
  • 2. Myeong-dong

  • •Address 04536 27, Myeong-dong 8-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul
    •Phone +82-2-120
    •Hours of Operation Varies by store
    •Holidays Varies by store
  • 3. Gyeongbokgung Palace

  • •Address 03045 161 Sajik-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
    •Phone +82-2-3700-3900
    •Fax +82-2-3700-3909
    •Website View Website
    •Website Language English
    •Hours of Operation - January, February: 09:00 - 17:00
    - March - May: 09:00 - 18:00
    - June - August: 09:00 - 18:30
    - September, October: 09:00 - 18:00
    - November, December: 09:00 - 17:00
    * Last entry one hour before closing
    •Holidays Closed on Tuesdays
    •Baby Carriage Rentals Yes
    •Facilities for the Disabled - Accessible Information Centers & Services(Wheelchair rentals, etc.)
    - Accessible Pathways
    - Accessible Restrooms
    - Accessible Parking
    •Other Facilities Baby stroller rentals are available in front of the information center.
    Cafeteria, souvenir shop, voice guide / PDA rental service
  • 4. Namsan Seoul Tower

  • •Address 04340 105, Namsangongwon-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea
    (Yongsan-dong 2-ga, YTN Seoul Tower)
    •Phone +82-2-3455-9277
    •Website View Website
    •Website Language English
    •Hours of Operation Observatory Hours (subject to change according to weather conditions)
    Monday-Friday/Sunday 10:00-23:00
    Saturdays 10:00-24:00
    Restaurant Hours 10:00-23:00
    •Facilities for the Disabled - Accessible Pathways
    - Elevators
    - Accessible Information Centers & Services(Wheelchair rentals, etc.)
    - Accessible Restrooms
    •Important The highest bathroom in Seoul is located at Namsan Seoul Tower! On the second floor of the observatory is the Sky Bathroom, the highest bathroom in Seoul. You can go about your business while seeing expansive views of Seoul. When you visit the observatory, make sure to visit the Sky Bathroom!
  • 5. Insa-dong

  • •Address 03145 39-1, Insadong-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul
    •Phone +82-2-120
  • 6. Namdaemun Market

  • •Address 04529 21, Namdaemunsijang 4-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul
    •Phone +82-2-753-2805
    •Hours of Operation Varies from shop to shop. For more detailed information, please refer to the website.
    •Important Namdaemun Market surrounds Namdaemun (Gate), originally known as Sungnyemun (Gate), from which the market took its name. Namdaemun was the main southern gate of the old city wall during the Joseon Dynasty and was designated as National Treasure No. 1 in Korea in 1962 for being the oldest wooden structure in Seoul. Unfortunately it was severely damaged in an arson incident in 2008 and is currently undergoing restoration.
  • 7. Seoul City Wall

  • •Address 03038 283 Yulgok-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul (Jongno 6-ga, Seoul Design Support Center)
    •Phone +82-2-120
    •Website View Website
    •Website Language English, Korean
    •Facilities for the Disabled - Accessible Parking
    - Accessible Restrooms
  • 8. Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP)

  • •Address 04566 281 Euljiro, Jung-gu, Seoul (Euljiro 7-ga)
    •Phone +82-2-2153-0000
    •Website View Website
    •Hours of Operation Design Market: open 24 hours
    •Fee Varies according to exhibition
    •Other Facilities Art Hall, Museum, Design Lab, Design Market, and Dongdaemun History and Culture Park
  • 9. HongDae

  • •Address 04050 B 160, Yanghwa-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul, Korea
  • 10. Cheonggyecheon Stream

  • •Address 03187, 37 Mugyo-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea (Seorin-dong)
    •Phone +82-2-2290-7111
    •Website View Website
    •Website Language English
    •Facilities for the Disabled - Accessible Restrooms
    - Accessible Pathways
    - Elevators
    •Check In afternoon
    •Check Out morning

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