3 Days in Seoul - Where Tradition Meets Modernity Story

By Loredana Elena

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Introduction

3 Days in Seoul - Where Tradition Meets Modernity Story

3 days in Seoul might be just enough time to explore what this fascinating city...

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Day 1

Discover Korean Royalty

Before Korea became an empire in the 19th century, it was a kingdom with the...

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Day 1 - Stop 1

Gyeongbokgung Palace

This impressive palace compound, set in green gardens, served as the main palace for the...

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Day 1 - Stop 2

Bukchon Hanok Village

Instead of visiting two palaces back-to-back, check out Bukchon Hanok Village to break up your...

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Day 1 - Stop 3

Changdeokgung Palace

Changdeokgung Palace is another example of the “Five Grand Palaces” that were built in Seoul...

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Day 1 - Stop 4

National Palace Museum of Korea

Located right next to Changdeokgung Palace, the National Palace Museum of Korea is a must-see...

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Day 1 - Stop 5

Jongmyo Shrine

A short walk away from Changdeokgung Palace, you will find a neighbourhood park with another...

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Day 2

Taking Traditions to New Heights

Despite Seoul being one of the world's fastest-growing global cities, it still provides fantastic experiences...

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Day 2 - Stop 1

Namsan Mountain

After a day familiarizing yourself with Korean royalty, it may be nice to spend some...

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Day 2 - Stop 2

N Seoul Tower

The communication and observation tower, the N Seoul Tower, is located right on top of...

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Day 2 - Stop 3

Namsangol Hanok Village

Namsangol Hanok Village is located in the northern corner of Namsan Park and is known...

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Day 2 - Stop 4

Namdaemun Market

The name of this traditional market comes from its location as it is right next...

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Day 3

Han River’s South Bank

Seoul is all about interesting connections, growth and keeping traditions alive. On your last day...

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Day 3 - Stop 1

Apgujeong-dong (ApRodeo Street)

Apgujeong-dong is one of South Korea’s most expensive neighbourhoods. It is filled with high-class department...

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Day 3 - Stop 2

Bongeunsa Temple

Bongeunsa is a Buddhist temple that used to stand tall on the slope of Sudo...

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Day 3 - Stop 3

Lotte World Tower

You can't speak of Seoul’s impressive growth and modernity without mentioning its tallest skyscraper, the...

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Day 3 - Stop 4

Olympic Park

Seoul Olympic Park was built to host the Summer Olympics in 1988. It features many...

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