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Seoul: Suwon Hwaseong Fortress Tour

Product ID: 63201
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Visit the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, one of Korea's must-see sites. Tour the Hwaseong Haenggung Palace, a residence of the king outside Seoul.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Chinese, English, Japanese

Pick-up service

Pickup is provided at centrally located Seoul hotels, and the pickup time will be confirmed by the local partner via e-mail.
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Tour the iconic Hwaseong Fortress in Suwon
  • Visit the Hwaseong Haenggung Palace, the king's residence in times of war
  • Learn about Korean culture and history from your guide
Full description
Visit the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress on this 4-hour guided tour, and admire a premier example of unique Korean architecture of the 18th century. Learn about the scientific, architectural and artistic aspects of Korea at that time.

The fortress has become an icon of traditional Korean culture, and has become a popular tourist attraction.

Finish the tour at the Hwaseong Haenggung Palace. The palace is located outside of Seoul, and was the king’s residence when he traveled, during times of war and when he visited the tombs.

At the end of the tour you’ll return to Seoul and be dropped off in the Myeongdong area.
Includes
  • Admission ticket
  • Professional guide
  • Pick-up at centrally located Seoul hotels
  • Drop off in Seoul's Myeongdong area
  • Transportation by air-conditioned coach or minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Hotel drop off

When you get there

Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking, unless the booking is made within 2 days of the tour. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
• A pick-up service is available at centrally located Seoul hotels. Pick-up times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions. If your accommodation isn't in Seoul, you can choose to make your own way to the meeting point or to pay the extra charge for pick-up on the day of your tour
• This tour does not stop at any shopping centers
• Once the tour has begun, there will be no full refund due to heavy rain, snow, strike or etc.