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USD 1 = KRW 1,086.00 as of December 5, 2020
※ Tours are subject to change or cancel if the number of participants fails to reach the set minimum (10 people).
Half Day Tour 1
 
Date & Time 09:00-12:00 | Feb 21, Feb 24, Feb 25
Itinerary The Westin Chosun Seoul → The Cheongwadae Sarangchae → Gyeongbok Palace → Insadong Antique Street → The Westin Chosun Seoul
Price KRW 76,000
* Lunch Not Included.
Cheongwadae Sarangchae is a space to learn about Korean culture and the history of former Korean presidents. The area is comprised of a planned exhibition hall where various special exhibitions are held, Korean culture exhibition hall, Korean food (hansik) promotion hall on the first floor and Cheongwadae Hall which introduces former Korean presidents and Haengboknuri Hall which presents the future vision of Korea on the second floor.
Since built in 1395, Gyeongbok Palace was the main seat of government activity of the Joseon Dynasty, which ruled Korea with Seoul as capital city during the years 1392 to 1910. Remarkably, the most representative edifices of the Joseon Dynasty, Gyeonghoe-ru Pavilion and Hyangwonjeong Pond are still relatively intact. Woldae and the sculptures of Geunjeongjeon (The Royal Audience Chamber) represent past sculpture of contemporary art.

To experience the traditional culture of Korea while remaining in the heart of city, visit Insadong Antique Street. With art galleries, traditional craft stores, antique art dealers, traditional tea houses and restaurants, it is simply the place in Seoul for visitors wanting to experience traditional aspects of Korea. The area is especially good for antiques-old paintings, ceramics, paper crafts and antique furniture can all be found in abundance. In 1999, Queen Elizabeth II visited the area and heaped praise upon the old artworks she saw.


Half Day Tour 2
 
Date & Time 09:00-12:00 | Feb 21, Feb 23, Feb 24, Feb 25
Itinerary The Westin Chosun Seoul → Cheonggyecheon Stream → Changdeok Palace (World Heritage) → Insadong Antique Street → The Westin Chosun Seoul
Price KRW 76,000
* Lunch Not Included.
Chenggyecheon Stream was restored in 2005, Cheonggyecheon Stream existed only as a neglected waterway hidden by an overpass. Today, it has been transformed into a haven of natural beauty amidst the bustle of city life. Narae Bridge, representing a butterfly in flight, and Gwanggyo Bridge, symbolizing the harmony of the past and future, are just two of the more than twenty beautiful bridges that cross the stream. The Rhythmic Wall Stream, lined with fine marble and sculptures, and Palseokdam adorn Cheonggyecheon Stream. Cheonggyecheon Stream passes close to Deoksugung Palace, Seoul Plaza, the Sejong Center, Insadong Street, Changdeokgung Palace, and Changgyeonggung Palace, allowing visitors to easily visitmajor tourist sites after a leisure stroll along the stream.
Changdeok Palace had participated in the history of Joseon Dynasty for about 500 years from the establishment in 1405 to the demise of Emperor Sunjong in 1926. Changdeok Palace, the place has the beauty of perfect harmony which expresses that human being assimilates nature while nature assimilates human being, so the palace just reflects our nature-friendly characteristic that shows man is not a being which dominates nature but harmonizes with nature. Also it is the most preserved original shape among existing palaces of Joseon Dynasty. On those scores, Changdeok Palace was designated as UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in February 1997.
To experience the traditional culture of Korea while remaining in the heart of city, visit Insadong Antique Street. With art galleries, traditional craft stores, antique art dealers, traditional tea houses and restaurants, it is simply the place in Seoul for visitors wanting to experience traditional aspects of Korea. The area is especially good for antiques-old paintings, ceramics, paper crafts and antique furniture can all be found in abundance. In 1999, Queen Elizabeth II visited the area and heaped praise upon the old artworks she saw.


Half Day Tour 3
 
Date & Time 09:00-12:00 | Feb 21, Feb 23, Feb 24, Feb 25
Itinerary The Westin Chosun Seoul → Samsung Leeum Museum → Itaewon → The Westin Chosun Seoul
Price KRW 83,000
* Lunch Not Included.
Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, exhibits traditional and modern art works by Korean and international artists. The museum itself is just as fascinating as the art works on display, since its three buildings were designed by the internationally renowned architects, Mario Botta, Jean Nouvel, and Rem Koolhaas.
MUSEUM 1 houses traditional Korean art, such as calligraphy, paintings, ceramic arts, and metal craftwork, while MUSEUM 2 displays modern and contemporary art by both Korean and foreign artists
Itaewon Street is the most exotic place in Seoul to spend a day of shopping, dining, and hanging out. Itaewon holds a long history in its making and is the first place most tourists want to visit in Korea. After the U.S. set up a military base in Korea during the 1970s, many foreigners stationed at the base settled near the Itaewon area, naturally developing the region into a shopping district catering to foreigners. Later, the existence of Itaewon became known worldwide after the widely publicized 1986 Asian Games and the 1988 Seoul Olympics. In 1997, Itaewon was finally designated as an official tourist zone.


Half Day Tour 4
 
Date & Time 13:00–17:00 | Feb 21, Feb 23, Feb 24, Feb 25
Itinerary The Westin Chosun Seoul → Namsangol Hanok Village → N Seoul Tower → The Westin Chosun Seoul
Price KRW 82,000
* Lunch Not Included.
Namsangol Hanok Village is a collection of five hanoks (traditional Korean houses) from the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), recovered from different parts of the city and relocated to the northern foot of Namsan (Mt.). At the hanok village, international visitors can participate in traditional Korean activities such as archery and enjoy traditional Korean performances as well. Anyone who is curious about Korean wedding culture should visit the village on the weekend when the wedding ceremony reenactments take place.
N Seoul Tower is the best observatory space of Seoul, where you can appreciate all the panoramic scenery of Seoul with cutting edge media display with various cultures. The N Seoul Tower sits atop Namsan Mountain (243m), N Seoul Tower offers panoramic views of Seoul and the surrounding areas. N Seoul Tower became a resting place of Seoul citizens and a sightseeing site for foreigners after It's opening to the public in 1980. You can experience new cultural arts with various media art in the mixture of "art of lights" of which colors and patterns change every minute by the lighting of the newest LED technology.


Half Day Tour 5
 
Date & Time 13:00-17:00 | Feb 22, Feb 23, Feb 24, Feb 25
Itinerary The Westin Chosun Seoul → Bukchon Hanok Village → Samcheongdong Art Fusion Street → The Westin Chosun Seoul
Price KRW 83,000
* Lunch Not Included.
Surrounded by Gyeongbok Palace, Changdeok Palace and Jongmyo Shrine, Bukchon Hanok Village is home to hundreds of traditional houses called 'hanok' that date back to the Joseon Dynasty. The name, 'Bukchon,' which literally translates to 'northern village,' came about as the neighborhoods that the village covers lie to the north of the two significant seoul landmarks, Cheonggyecheon Stream and Jongno. Today, many of these hanoks operate as cultural centers, guesthouses, restaurants and tea houses, providing an opportunity to experience, learn and immerse in Korean traditional culture.
Samcheongdong Art Fusion Street stretches from Gyeongbok Palace to Samcheong Tunnel. Just past Samcheong Tunnel, at the end of the walkway, you'll find Samcheong Park famous for its thick forest and scenic views. Samcheongdong Art Fusion Street goes through the middle of the city, but is a peaceful, quaint area. Since each art gallery building along Samcheongdong-gil has its own unique architectural design, taking a walk and appreciating the buildings is a journey in itself. Many galleries have their own cafes, restaurants, or craft shops, allowing visitors to enjoy art, shopping, and lunch all under one roof.