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Markets of Seoul: Korean Markets and City Sightseeing Tour provided by VIP TRAVEL

Markets of Seoul: Korean Markets and City Sightseeing Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 06/17/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Markets of Seoul: Korean Markets and City Sightseeing Tour
We are putting the best effort to prevent The Corona-19 for our customer's safeies and concerns. - Disinfecting & Sterilizing frequently. - Attach the Corona-19 Prevention guidelines on the transportation.
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Updated 06/17/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll start at
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    63 City
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Noryangjin Fisheries Wholesale Market
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 3
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 4
    Kwangjang Market
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 5
    Tteok and Kitchen Utensil Museum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Seoul, South Korea
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Important Information
Departure Point
Seoul, South Korea
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Professional tour guide
  • Lunch
  • Transportation by coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - 63 City
  • Entry/Admission - Tteok and Kitchen Utensil Museum
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children age 2 and younger are free of charge
  • The Tteok Museum is closed every Monday; if you book the tour on a Monday you will spend more time at the other locations
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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krish wrote a review Nov 2019
Toronto, Canada2 contributions
I had a full-day tour of Seoul with this agency. I had not made up my mind yet before joining the tour. The weather was so cold. I could not make sure that I could walk all day or not. But I ended up on a good tour. The full-day tour of Seoul was not disappointing. This tour
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Hansu C, operator at Markets of Seoul: Korean Markets and City Sightseeing Tour
Responded Dec 3, 2019
Thank you for your good review. I'm very glad to hear that you have great time with our tour. We will let Nancy know you had enjoyed tour with us. Hope to have chance to join with you again. Have a nice day :)
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Mari wrote a review Jul 2019
8 contributions1 helpful vote
My son and I love traveling. We have been to many countries together. This tour was the perfect way to get to know the history of Korea as well as its contemporary culture. The markets were rich with flavor and excitement. The palaces and temple were majestic as they helped us
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1 Helpful vote
Response from VVIPTRAVEL, OP at Markets of Seoul: Korean Markets and City Sightseeing Tour
Responded Jul 21, 2019
Thank you for sharing your great experience with us. I am glad to hear that you had a good time with Amy. We will always do our best to satisfy the guests. Hope you have a chance to join tour tour next time again. Thank you.
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Excellent morning tour
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, Japanese
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