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Things to do in Seoul 2024 | Pelago by Singapore Airlines

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Cultural Delights Tour 

Immerse yourself in Seoul's rich heritage with visits to museums, galleries, and cultural landmarks.

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Explore the natural beauty surrounding Seoul on a day trip filled with wildlife and outdoor activities.

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Frequently asked questions

What are some must-try foods in Seoul?
Seoul offers a wide range of delicious foods to try. Some must-try dishes include kimchi (fermented cabbage), bulgogi (marinated grilled beef), samgyeopsal (grilled pork belly), and bingsu (shaved ice dessert). Don't forget to try the famous Korean fried chicken and street food like hotteok (sweet pancakes) and gimbap (seaweed rice rolls).
What is the best time to visit Seoul?
The best time to visit Seoul is during the spring (April to June) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is mild and pleasant.
How can I get around Seoul?
Seoul has an extensive and efficient public transportation system, including a subway network, buses, and taxis. The subway system is particularly convenient, with signs and announcements in English.
What are some popular attractions in Seoul?
Seoul is home to many popular attractions, including Gyeongbokgung Palace, N Seoul Tower, Bukchon Hanok Village, and Myeongdong shopping district. Don't miss the vibrant street markets like Namdaemun Market and Dongdaemun Market.
Is English widely spoken in Seoul?
While English is not widely spoken in Seoul, many signs and announcements in popular tourist areas are in English. It is helpful to learn a few basic Korean phrases to assist with communication.

About Seoul

Seoul, the capital city of South Korea, is a vibrant and bustling metropolis located in the northwest part of the country. It is known for its rich history, modern architecture, and delicious cuisine. The local currency in Seoul is the South Korean Won (KRW), and it is widely accepted throughout the city.

When to visit

The best time to visit Seoul is during the spring (April to June) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is mild and pleasant. Summers in Seoul can be hot and humid, while winters can be cold with occasional snowfall. It is advisable to check the weather forecast before planning your trip.

The best time to visit Seoul is during the spring (April to June) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is mild and pleasant. Summers in Seoul can be hot and humid, while winters can be cold with occasional snowfall. It is advisable to check the weather forecast before planning your trip.
Getting around

Seoul has an extensive and efficient public transportation system, making it easy for visitors to get around. The city is served by an extensive subway network, buses, and taxis. The subway system is particularly convenient, with signs and announcements in English. Taxis are also readily available and can be hailed on the street or booked through mobile apps.

Seoul has an extensive and efficient public transportation system, making it easy for visitors to get around. The city is served by an extensive subway network, buses, and taxis. The subway system is particularly convenient, with signs and announcements in English. Taxis are also readily available and can be hailed on the street or booked through mobile apps.
Traveller tips

Here are some tips for travelers visiting Seoul: Learn a few basic Korean phrases to help with communication. Try the local street food, such as tteokbokki (spicy rice cakes) and bibimbap (mixed rice). Visit the traditional palaces like Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgung to experience the rich history of Seoul. Explore the vibrant neighborhoods of Myeongdong and Hongdae for shopping and entertainment. Don't forget to try the famous Korean skincare products and cosmetics. Be prepared for a vibrant nightlife scene with numerous bars and clubs to choose from.

Here are some tips for travelers visiting Seoul: Learn a few basic Korean phrases to help with communication. Try the local street food, such as tteokbokki (spicy rice cakes) and bibimbap (mixed rice). Visit the traditional palaces like Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgung to experience the rich history of Seoul. Explore the vibrant neighborhoods of Myeongdong and Hongdae for shopping and entertainment. Don't forget to try the famous Korean skincare products and cosmetics. Be prepared for a vibrant nightlife scene with numerous bars and clubs to choose from.

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