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We've shown Anthony Bourdain and Andrew Zimmern the best food in Seoul. Let us show you! ZenKimchi offers off-the-beaten-path Korean food tours for hardcore foodies. We have consulted and given tours to major TV shows, journalists, and corporations...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This tour was super fun! Even as someone who's lived in Seoul for 3+ years, I learned a lot about the back streets of the city, its history, and, of course, some great ghost stories. I booked for myself and my dad, who was visiting...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went on the tour on impulse, and I'm so glad I did. I had been to a fair few of the sights before but had no idea about the dark past of them. The folklore I'd genuinely interesting, the history is chilling and the...More

1  Thank Vanessa O
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was on a solo trip to Seoul when I went on this tour. Since I was alone, I think I would have been too intimidated to try a traditional Korean BBQ on my own. There was another lovely couple on the tour and we...More

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an awesome time, great way to end my summer in Seoul. Tour guide was funny, conversational and very informative. The stories he told I will definitely be retelling to friends back home! Places visited were also very interesting and spooky. Would definitely recommend!

1  Thank kiralister
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a fantastic tour for anyone visiting Seoul for the first time. We met up with our guide, Shawn, at Seodaemun station. We set off on our tour visiting some spots and seeing sights while he told us all about the history of the...More

1  Thank Arno S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I was visiting Seoul, I wanted something a bit different, and here I found it!! When I saw the advertising for a GHOST TOUR, how could I resist?? Joe was an awesome tour guide - laid back with plenty of stories to share. Admittedly,...More

1  Thank BugOfDoom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was truly an amazing walking tour. Shawn was a very engaging and knowledgeable tour guide with his casual and friendly approach. The tour felt incredibly intimate since we were able to see (and touch) directly the remnants and learn about the terrifying history behind...More

Thank Annie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the best things I did while I was in Seoul. My tour guide was Shawn, and the tour was a perfect blending of ghost stories, history, murder stories, and Korean culture, folklore and urban legends. To me, the non-supernatural stories were...More

Thank Rory D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour is really unique, something un usual, lovely and sooo interesting with Shawn “ the amazing tour guide “. I can go again on this tour and i highly recommend it to any one coming to seoul.. it has mix of korean history l,...More

Thank waad A
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This was my first tour and definitely won’t be the last. It was very interesting walking tour where you get to know dark side of Seoul besides you would discover new places to visit as well. The tour guide has very nice way of telling...More

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