One week holiday (Seoul travel plan)

Day 1  Arrive in Seoul

Make way from Airport to hostel.

Hostel Korea 11th-Chang Deok Gung

Check-in at hostel and refresh! Cheap and cosy!

Then onto light shopping and dinner at nearby Gwangjang market

Must eat some Jeon!

Day 2

Morning: Gyeongbokgung

Highlights: Changing of Royal Guard, take photos of the the various Gates and Pavilions and visit the National Palace Museum of Korea

Time allowance: 4 hours

Lunch: Samgyetang at Tosokchon

Afternoon : Exploring Insadong and trying snacks

Late Dinner: Bibimbap at Gogung Insadong Store (38 Gwanghun-dong, Jongno-gu)

Night: Dongdaemun Shopping! Must go to Doota and Migliore!

Day 3

Myeong dong shopping – shopping for cosmetics and skincare and everything else!

Lunch: Wangbijib Myeongdong (BBQ lunch!) or whatever looks good!

Late afternoon: Namdaemun market shopping and dinner

Night:  N tower to view city lights at night.

Day 4

Lotte World 😀

Day 5

Morning: Seoul Kimchi Academy for Kimchi making class!

Lunch: Sindangdong Tteokbokki Town!

Afternoon: Go to nearby JJ Mud Sauna for relaxation…mmmm

With remaining time: Dongdaemun History & Culture Park (Guided tour)

Dinner: Ojang-dong Hamheung-style Chilled Buckwheat Noodles Alley

Returning early to rest for next day tour!

Day 6

Full Day Seoul to Gyeongju World Heritage Tour

Seeing:  World Heritage Sites Bulguksa Temple, Yangdong Folk Village, Daereungwon, and Cheomseondae Observatory, Anapji Pond and Gyeongju National Museum

Day 7

Last meal before flying back: Dakgalbi at Yoogane


62-1 Changcheon-dong, Seodaemun-gu