Essential Seoul Tour (Afternoon) – Seoulistic


[Tour runs from 1PM to 5:30PM / 37 USD per person]

In a single afternoon you’ll see:

  • Changdeokgung Palace – a world renowned UNESCO Heritage site
  • Insadong – Seoul’s best preserved traditional neighborhood
  • Namdaemun Market – the largest and oldest market in Seoul

Changdeokgung Palace

Changdeokgung Palace

Changdeokgung Palace

Changdeokgung Palace is a UNESCO World Heritage because of its outstanding and exceptional palace architecture and garden design. The buildings are beautifully integrated into its surrounding nature, making it postcard-worthy. It’s considered to be the most beautiful of all the Seoul palaces, partially because of the secret garden. (Accessible exclusively through tours only.)

Insadong Alley (via)

Insadong Alley

Insadong Arts and Crafts Market

The unique combination of master artisans, rare antiques and back alley tea shops make Insadong Arts and Crafts Market a rare and one-of-a-kind neighborhood to see in hyper-modern Seoul. Along with traditional Korean performances with this 500 year old neighborhood as its backdrop, it’s a must-see site for any visitor.

Namdaemun Traditional Market

Dating back to 1414, Namdamun Traditional Market is one of the oldest and largest traditional markets in all of Korea. You’ll find almost everything under the sun, ranging from ginseng, kimchi pots, underwear and eyeglasses. It’s the perfect place to shop for souvenirs and be a part of Seoul’s busiest market.

The Tour

Essential Seoul Tour (Afternoon):
37 USD per person (1PM to 5:30PM)

Starting with personalized pickup service directly from your hotel, you’ll get to see three must-see Seoul attractions. Our expert guides will take you to the sites and help you understand the history, importance and influence of these sites so that you don’t wander aimlessly and get the most out of your visit.

— Tours are 37 USD per person. Children receive 30% discount (automatically applied during checkout) —


  • Pickup – Directly at your hotel
  • Changdeokgung Palace (Namsan Hanok Village on Mondays)
  • Insadong Arts and Crafts Market
  • Namdaemun Traditional Market
  • Dropoff – Directly at your Hotel


Payments & Refunds:
– Processed safely and securely by PayPal. Credit cards are accepted on the PayPal checkout page.
– Refunds are 100% guaranteed until 2 days before the tour.
– Tours are licensed and insured (Business Registration: 101-86-52407)
– All tours stop at Amethst/Ginseng Center.