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All reviews biff square street food fish cakes low stools jagalchi station household items noodles interesting food buy souvenirs locals and tourists couple of hours street vendors for sale lots of restaurants stalls selling yongdusan park take your time
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you like to bring home more than just souvenirs, here’s the place to visit. Household utensils, hardware, etc can be found here. It was worth exploring and discovering that the most memorable souvenirs were found here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank macaiwar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to shop for things especially wholesale. Easy access to Busan tower after walking.Near BIFF and eateries.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Travelcharmly
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

A big market for the locals and tourists. It sells many things here - hardware, shoes, bags, clothes, daily accessories, food, snacks and many more. Huge variety at an inexpensive price. Worth the visit for sure.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jasmine L
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Gukje market is a big area with many small streets. Each street sells different types of things. There are household items, clothes, bags, shoes, lights, etc. The food sellers are selling in the middle of the street. Some of them provide small chairs to sit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vleo0306
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Gukje, Kkangton and BIFF are next to each other. You can visit these 3 places together. It’s best to get a map from at your hotel. The stalls in Gukje are divided into kitchenware, clothes, household items, hardware and foods. Got to try the popular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank BB_Singapore
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Gukje market is just beside BIFF square. You wouldn't even know that you have wandered into here as it feels part of the BIFF. There are alleys with street food cart all the way, fashion clothing & even 2nd hand clothes. Take your time to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank aska215
Reviewed October 26, 2018

A good typical Asian market with a very local feel. It was a bit difficult to locate at first but once found, you could spend hours just wandering from one section to the other and lose yourself to all the sights, sound and smells. A...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Belle S
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

There are so many stalls here where you can find korea traditional things, electronics, kitchen appliances, clothing, food, agricultural products, fish, dairy goods, ....... The alleyway connect with Bupyeong market or Kkangtong night market. There are also many chain coffee shop like cafe bene, angle...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Ngọc Anh L
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed strolls around this market. From Busan Metro line 1 jagalchi station exit 7 walk straight around 5 mins. Its not difficult to get lost here! its also within walking distance to BIFF and Kkangtong market. Lot of sections that sells diff goods. They sells...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MinienMonde
Reviewed October 21, 2018

When in Busan, visit Gukje Market for an affordable shopping. Location: Sinchang-dong 4 ga, Junggu Busan Accessibility: You can take the taxi going there or just the subway: Jagalchi Station (Busan Subway Line 1), Exit 7. If you are into food, you'll definitely love this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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alibifirstmate
October 29, 2018|
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Response from jfurukaw | Reviewed this property |
It is always best to use local currency. Some will surprisingly take USD but probably at an unfavorable conversion rate for you. ATMs in Korea are pretty accessible for US cards.
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chiouling
August 31, 2017|
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Response from Nicoleng23 | Reviewed this property |
As the market is in the form of individual stores. So it depends on individually. However they are usually opened from 9:00-22:00 and closed on first and third Sunday of the month.
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