Explore the Korean traditional culture and ancestor's lifestyle on this full-day tour. Your first stop is Jogyesa Temple, the representative temple of Korean Buddhism. Marvel at its calming atmosphere and intricate architectural design. After passing by the presidential residence Blue House, continue on to the majestic 14th-century Gyeongbokgung Palace which was once the main royal residence of the Joseon Dynasty and is famed for its exquisite beauty and grand sculptures. You can spend hours here and take pictures all day especially if you are a fan of art and history. You can also go to the National Folk Museum there, where you can browse the unique cultural and historical traits of Korea and the lifestyle of ancient Koreans.
After a long exploration around the palace and museum, you will go for a lunch break to ensure you have your energy back before going to your next destination. Take the opportunity to explore the restored Korean folk village for a glimpse of local life centuries ago. Stroll through an open-air museum which introduces traditional culture and lifestyle during the Joseon Period, you can explore the various places with unique features such as a farming village, private house, official districts, Confucian academy, Seodang (village school), and a village street in realistic descriptions, as well as, a nobleman’s house and traditional workshop.