Korean Folk Village and Suwon Hwaseong Fortress One Day Tour
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- Day Trip
Meet your friendly tour staff at your preferred meet-up point and hop onto the comfortable tour van/coach (maximum 43 pax) with other travelers as we head off to the Folk Village. You will be briefed on the details of the tour by our knowledgeable staff and feel free to ask any questions if any. Reach Korean Folk Village around 10:30am and explore the traditional Korea. Enjoy the plays and performance in the village. After that, will reach the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, walk along the fortress walls and visit the gates and watchtowers along. Finally will head to the Suwon Nammun Market where you can find the local restaurants and food stalls there. Also, you can have a look of the local traditional market. Will head back to Seoul around 4:10pm.
Operated by: KTOURSTORY
Stop At: Korean Folk Village
Korean Folk Village introduces traditional culture from the late Joseon period to both local and international visitors through cultural classes experience, shaman faith, seasonal customs and others. Also, the village shows various places with unique features such as a farming village, private house, official districts, Confucian academy, seodang (village school), and a village street in realistic descriptions, as well as, a nobleman’s house and traditional workshop. Performances including Nongak (farmer’s music), martial art on horseback, traditional wedding ceremony, and other special events are available by season. In particular, ‘Welcome to Joseon’, held every May, is a performance featuring time travel back to the olden days.
Duration: 3 hour
Suwon Hwaseong is a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Suwon, South Korea. It was built in the late 18th century by King Jeongjo as a fortress and palace complex. The fortress walls span almost 6 kilometers and are dotted with four gates and a number of watchtowers. You can walk along the walls, explore the palace buildings, and enjoy cultural performances and events held within the site.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Suwon Nammun Market is a traditional market located in Suwon, South Korea. The market has a history that dates back to the Joseon Dynasty, and it is one of the largest and oldest markets in the country. The market is situated near the famous Hwaseong Fortress, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Duration: 1 hour