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Guided Street Food Tour, Seoul

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Start time

    6pm

  • Meeting Point

    Make you way to the Gwanghwamun Station – Seoul Metro Subway Line 5, Exit 6 (outside). Address: 149, Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul.

  • Ending Point

    Tour ends at Gwanghwamun Station

Key Highlights

  • Snack on lip smacking Korean street foods like barbecued ribs and green onion pancakes
  • Join locals for a night out in the bustling Insa-dong neighbourhood
  • Sip on some Korean rice wine and taste delicious dessert
  • Walk along the Chyenggyecheon waterway for a romantic view of Seoul
  • Visit historic sites like Jogyesa Temple and the alleyways of Pimatgol
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted

Overview

Navigate through some of the best stands, finding out what locals love to eat on this Seoul food tour with a bit of royal history at the historic Gyeongbokgung Palace. Start your and walk to the colourful Jogyesa Temple, the centre of Zen Buddhism, and along the way, hear stories from the historical streets of Pimatgol Alley. From there, you’ll head to the neighbourhood of Insa-dong, which is filled with not only with plenty of art and culture, but also lots of delicious street food.

Next up on this Seoul food tour, take a stroll along the Chenggyecheon, shining in the soft evening light and you’ll find at the end of the way an alley of marinated grilled ribs! Dig into your main dish for the tour: delicious Korean-style BBQ ribs with fresh vegetables. Then head to Bukchang-dong, a famed alley of beloved eateries. Get to experience Korean drinking culture, rubbing shoulders with locals who flock here at the end of the workday.

There are plenty of pubs to choose from, so your guide will lead you through the options. Sample some makgeolli (Korean rice wine) with a side snack of pajeon (green onion pancake). Finish off your tour at a local spot where you can taste a traditional Korean treat.

About The Supplier:

Urban Adventures are a handpicked network of 150+ global destinations, locally owned and operated by professional and passionate urban explorers. Collectively they create and run 1000's of fun and unique day tour itineraries that support local communities and help travelers uncover the local side of a city. Urban Adventures has a team of passionate guides who are the heart and soul of the tours and guarantee a great time.

Inclusions

  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Samples of Korean street food and ribs (main dish)
  • Dessert of Korean-style pancake
  • Rice wine or soft drink

Exclusions

  • Additional food and drinks
  • Souvenirs and personal shopping
  • Tips/gratuities for your guide

Please note

Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Pick up times are approximate. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 15 mins early.

If you are happy with the services provided by your local guides a tip — though not compulsory — is appropriate.

Our supplier can allow maximum of 12 people on the tour to go ahead.

This activity is adults (and older children) only. Little ones under the age of 6 years will have to sit this one out, we’re afraid.

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