Bukchon Hanok Village, Seoul

Explore a 600-year-old urban area composed of traditional Korean houses at Bukchon Hanok Village. Constructed during the reign of the Joseon Dynasty, the village consists of many neighborhoods which were uses as a residential quarter for nobles and high-ranking government officials. Go on a guided tour to explore the narrow streets and visit cultural and hospitality facilities, such as workshops, museums, restaurants, and cafes. With more than half a million visitors yearly, you will need to book a reservation at least three days prior to your visit. Before you head to Seoul, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Seoul journey planning site , to make sure you see all that Seoul has to offer, including Bukchon Hanok Village.
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  • Located between the Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgong Palaces and just a short walk from the Anguk Metro Station you will find a little section of old Seoul retained. It is a mix of old and new, traditi...  more »
  • The Hanok village with its many small houses, some of which have been supplemented by new buildings, offers many opportunities for leisurely strolling and amazement. In the cottages there are many stores where handicrafts and art are offered. In the many small streets you can always discover something new. Unfortunately, the organisation and direction is not good. If you are looking for something specific, you should inform yourself in advance.
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