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Hello, I’m Minjung, 23 years old, majoring in advertisement. Feel free to call me MJ, I know my name is a bit hard to pronounce. I like traveling and making new friends; that’s why I am here 🙂 To be honest, I am not a very talkative person, but I do speak continuously and smile/laugh a lot. I really want to make a good memory with anyone who is interested in my travel-course. Messages about any questions related to me or my traveling route are welcomed!

Duration

3 hrs

Category

Activity / Culture

Location

Jongro

First, Bukchon

Imagine Bukchon Korean traditional roof-tiled houses and you standing there taking pictures!
That picture would become one of your best ones. Several postures are available if you are bored taking same gesture again and again. Korean teenagers frequently take their pictures with these options.

Second, Korea tea cafe

Then we will visit Korean traditional tea cafe “차 마시는 뜰”. The interior of the cafe is also Korean-style house, and it has different kinds of Korean traditional drinks that you can experience. There are also cold, sweet teas for those who do not prefer hot teas.

Third, Insadong

A trip to Traditional Korean style House and Handicraft Experience.Come and feel the atmosphere of Bukchon and Ssamziegil!
A trip to Traditional Korean style House and Handicraft Experience.Come and feel the atmosphere of Bukchon and Ssamziegil!

After taking rest, we are heading Ssamziegil, Insa-dong, which is a building full of gift shops such as handicrafts, woodcrafts, cotton bags, etc. In Ssamziegil, we are going to make our own handicrafts. Making bracelet is one of the most well-known experiences since you can carve your own initials or words maximum six letters. There are other handicraft experiences such as making candle, bag, and soap, etc.

Overall, travelers will experience Korean traditional culture and craftwork. But while walking Bukchon to Ssamziegil, you will additionally watch gorgeous streets and shops. Come and feel the atmosphere of Bukchon and Ssamziegil!

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Timeline

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14:00

 Exit #2 (outside) of Anguk Station (Line 3)

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14:15

Entering Bukchon traditional Korean-style houses & taking pictures

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14:45

Korean traditional tea cafe 

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15:30

Heading Ssamziegil, Insa-dong

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16:00

 Handicraft experiences in the first basement of Ssamziegil  

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17:00

End of tour