You must be wondering what's so iconic about a subway station, well if you want to visit three of Seoul's most popular tourists' spots, i.e., King Sejong statue, The Cheonggyecheon stream, Gyeongbokgung Palace, you must first make your way here. Everything else is a stone throw away from the station. In addition to many popular tourist attraction, you can enjoy open views of the cities and spot mountain ranges in the far distance. There are many places to eat, shop, especially if you want to but stationery and designer products.
Location: 83 Doryeon-dong, Jongro-gu
Known for: The station is an iconic landmark and situated close to King Sejong statue, The Cheonggyecheon stream, Gyeongbokgung Palace.
How to reach: Take the subway to Gwanghwamun Station, from there you can walk to all the nearest attractions.
Approximate Cost: Entry fees are applicable at different attractions.
Operating hours: Vary from place to place
Any precautions/ must carry items etc.: Carry your cameras, water bottles, translation guides and weather appropriate clothing