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Changdeokgung Palace, Seoul

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#1 of 603 in Parks in South Korea
Listed as a World Heritage Site, Changdeokgung Palace represents the main palace of Joseon Dynasty's kings, which shelters lotus ponds, pavilions, and some 300-year-old trees. Established in 1395, the palace compound contains a royal family residence, a public area, and a secret garden, as well as other simplistic elements dating back to the period of Three Kingdoms. Go on a tour to explore the harmonious palace and its halls, which were purposely constructed and designed by implementing feng shui principles and Confucian ideology. You'll also find snack bars, shaded rest areas, and benches here. Make Changdeokgung Palace part of your personalized Seoul itinerary using our Seoul trip builder website .
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  • I went there during winter, thus the scenery wasn't as great as autumn. Yet, i couldn't help to feel the beauty of the place. It was well preserved and taken care of. Entrance fee is 3000₩, and...  more »
  • It’s a nice Palace but having been to a few now in Korea it’s a little tiring. If this is your first Palace then this is a great start but you’ll soon see that all palaces in Korea have the exact...  more »
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  • Such nice place ! And there are many foreign tourists here. I could buy some nice skincare souvenir products near here. The shop name is "Gwnaghui Pharmacy 광희약국". There are many foreign tourist and interpreter helping them to buy products in the shop.
  • If you like to visit Korea traditional palace and don’t have too much time, 昌德宮 is the first choice, you can skip other palaces. If you like to visit more palace then.德壽宮 is the second choice. After 4 palaces I had visited, I will recommend 昌德宮 plus 昌德宮後苑 & 德壽宮 for you guys to visit.
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