Bukchon is without a doubt an iconic historical district in Seoul. Visitors here can stroll at leisure in tiny streets lined with brick walls and traditional Korean houses that vary in shape and sizes. Unlike the Korea furniture museum, the village has a livelier feel, and there are even an outdoor museum and several tea houses that you can visit.
Location: Bukchon Culture Center, 105 Gye-dong, Jongro-gu
Known for: Visitors here can stroll at leisure in tiny streets lined with brick walls and traditional Korean houses that vary in shape and sizes.
How to reach: The nearest subway station is Anguk Station and the village is just 300 meters from there.
Approximate Cost: Free entry
Operating hours: 9 am to 5 pm
Any precautions/ must carry items etc.: Carry your cameras, water bottles, translation guides, and weather appropriate clothing.
Type: Culture Centre