6 Best Things To Do In Seoul

The capital of South Korea in East Asia is really something special, something emphasized by the fact that it’s officially known as the “Seoul Special City.”

This bustling city has a population of nearly 10 million inhabitants within its city limits, but over 25 million people in the metropolitan area of Seoul, making it the 5th-largest in the world.

The city has a history spanning over 2,000 years as it was founded in 18 B.C. This also means that there’s plenty of interesting tourist spots for you to check out, a great mix of traditional Korean sites and modern attractions.

In this article, we’ll take a closer look at some of the best things to do in Seoul, one of the most fascinating cities on the planet.

1. Gyeongbokgung Palace

Official website: Gyeongbokgung Palace

Best things to do in Seoul - Gyeongbokgung Palace
Gyeongbokgung Palace at night / Lee Sung Woo / https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en

2. Lotte World Tower

Official website: Lotte World Tower

Lotte tower seoul
Lotte World Tower / Wiki Commons

3. N Seoul Tower

Official website: N Seoul Tower

N Seoul Tower
N Seoul Tower / Wolfgang Schaefer / https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en

4. Banpo Bridge

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Banpo Bridge at night
Banpo Bridge / Seoul Metropolitan Fire & Disaster Headquarters / https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/deed.en

5. Bukchon Hanok Village

Official website: Seoul Hanok

Bukchon Hanok Village
Bukchon Hanok Village / Penmerahpenbiru / https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en

6. Dongdaemun Design Plaza

Official website: Dongdaemun Design Plaza

Dongdaemun Design Plaza
Dongdaemun Design Plaza / Eugene Lim / https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en