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Korean Wave Tour (Hallyu Tour) with Hotel Transfers from Seoul

E-Voucher Hotel Pick up included

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Monday to Friday
    Gangnam Tourist Information Center: Daily

  • Duration

    8 hours

  • Start time

    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Gangnam Tourist Information Center: 10:00am - 7:00pm

  • Meeting Point
    Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)
  • Ending Point

    Myeongdong

Key Highlights

  • Discover the Hallyu culture and Korean celebrity hot-spots at Gangnam District
  • Walk down the K-Star Road to explore the eateries and stores, most-visited by Hallyu stars
  • Visit Korea’s biggest entertainment companies - SM Entertainment, JYP Entertainment and Bighit Entertainment
  • Enjoy the latest K-POP & K-Drama trends on exhibit at Gangnam Tourist Information Center
  • Watch SM stars broadcasts, visit celebrity shops, recording room, music studio and more at SM TOWN
  • Sing and dance with the stars at MBC World –Korea’s first broadcasting theme park!
  • No need to print- Smartphone voucher accepted!
  • Enjoy expert guided services on this tour with comfortable hotel pick-up from Seoul

Overview

Seoul is the hot-spot for K-Pop fans and those who are enthusiastic about K-Dramas and TV Shows. Discover all the interesting things about Hallyu culture and experience a day in the life of a Korean star on this full-day tour. Visit the most iconic places in Gangnam including the favourite hangouts of celebrities, management agencies and music venues.

Enjoy a more comfortable touring experience with easy hotel transfers and the company of an expert guide.

Itinerary

  • Begin this exiting Hallyu tour with a convenient hotel pick-up from Seoul. Enjoy the company of your friendly guide who will escort you to popular management agencies and the favourite hangout spots of the K Pop Stars while sharing interesting information on the way. Enjoy touring in the following order: K-Star ROAD: Stroll along the K-Star Road to explore the trendy cafes, restaurants and attractions frequented by the most loved Hallyu stars. Discover the celebrities’ favourite fashion stops too and read about the stars who shop there through the information displayer next to the store. With prestigious celebrity management agencies located in Cheongdam-dong, Sinsa-dong and Nonhyeon-dong, this is an interesting travelling spot for tourists all over the world. SM Entertainment: Move next to SM Town that is regarded as the birthplace of Hallyu stars. Visit the SM Entertainment headquarters, one of the biggest entertainment companies in Korea who churn out successfulKorean artists, the most popular being the original idol group H.O.T, EXO, BoA, Super Junior, Red Velvet and more! JYP Entertainment: Visit another major Korean entertainment company that got recognized globally when Wonder Girls entered the US market and their song 'Tell me' became a global megahit!Big Hit Entertainment: Let’s continue to suddenly appeared entertainment company,  BigHit Entertainment which is managing a famous boy band, Bangtan Boys (AKA BTS) Gangnam Tourist Information Center: South Korean Singer Park Jae-sang’s popular song “Gangnam Style” brought an influx of curious tourists to Seoul. This inspired the opening of Gangnam Tourist Information Center at Central Gangnam that also serves as an entertainment complex! Experience Hallyu (K-Wave) in a high-tech facility and witness the latest K-POP & K-Drama trends on exhibit. Look around to find various souvenirs, MD goods, and K-POP CDs. Sing your favourite Korean tunes as the most popular pop videos play in the background. Further, this center offers reliable and trustworthy information to all international visitors, English, Chinese, and Japanese interpretation services, as well as consultations on medical tourism. Enjoy some free time for lunch. SM TOWN@coexartiumartium: Next up in the itinerary is this one-of-a-kind entertainment space that is a must-visit for K POP fans. Watch various SM stars broadcasts through starwalls, visit celebrity shops selling fashion, beauty and lifestyle products, check out the vocal and dance rooms where the artists are trained, witness the recording room, music video studio, SM Town theatre and more! MBC World: Finally, tour the first broadcasting theme park in Korea and enjoy MBC masterpiece dramas and popular entertainment programs that focus on Korean Wave contents. You may even sing and dance with stars, and become a protagonist in a K-drama!

Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up
  • Tour guide
  • Transportation
  • Admission fee

Exclusions

  • Hotel Drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Beverage
  • Personal expenses

Please note

Voucher Information: No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or tablet you can present your barcoded e-ticket on your device for this activity.

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all details.

In case of traffic jams, your pick-up & drop-off service can be delayed.

This itinerary is subject to change. For your detailed itinerary, please ask the person in charge before departure.

Minimum 3 persons will be needed for this tour to operate.

If your accommodation isn't in Seoul (for example, Incheon), you have to pay extra for the hotel pick-up and drop-off. Charges are based on the distance on the tour day. 

Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

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