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Seoul Best and Authentic Free Tour: Local Life and History

Your Guru: MORTOUR
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5.0
9 ratings
  • Seoul
  • Available in English, Spanish
  • 2 hours and 30 minutes

About the Guru

Welcome to MORTOUR, my name is Moisés, as the founder of MORTOUR GUIDES it is a pleasure to introduce you to our services and to be able to offer you the best experiences. Working as a tour guide since 2013, I have driven in many of the most beautiful cities in the world; Valletta (Malta), New York City (United States), Vancouver (Canada), Valencia (Spain), Granada (Spain), ... More

Welcome to MORTOUR, my name is Moisés, as the founder of MORTOUR GUIDES it is a pleasure to introduce you to our services and to be able to offer you the best experiences. Working as a tour guide since 2013, I have driven in many of the most beautiful cities in the world; Valletta (Malta), New York City (United States), Vancouver (Canada), Valencia (Spain), Granada (Spain), Cordova (Spain), Austin (United States), etc. I always like to explain cities or tourist attractions with the essence of a local, so I dedicate myself to living in that place and studying daily life, history, tourism, etc. For months to be able to offer the best experience to my customers. A group of independent guides will accompany you to show you the tourist attractions of our destinations around the world with a range of different products, convenient "free tours" and private tours. You will get to know the history, culture and daily life of the destinations we offer such as Barcelona, Malta, Vancouver, among others. Professional Spanish and English speaking guides. Our guides share a love of history and culture and a strong desire to give every visitor on our tours a great memory of their vacation. Our tours are well thought out and perfectly designed, making it a smart and fun experience. Sincerely. Moises Redondo

About the Tour

WELCOME TO SEOUL.
At the forefront of fashion and technology yet deeply traditional, Seoul brings together palaces, temples, avant-garde design and mountain trails.
On our tour we will discover a fascinating mix of old and new , traditional culture with contemporary attractions.
We are going to explore the Gwanghwamun and Jongno-gu area.
The focus of attention in this area, and probably in the entire city, is the royal palace of Seoul Gyeongbokgung. To continue our walking circuit through some of the best palaces, Confucian shrines and Buddhist temples in Seoul, it will be like a trip on the time to the Joseon dynasty.
On the way we will visit traditional tea houses, galleries, bars and craft shops among its labyrinthine streets full of Hanoks .
We will give you the best tips on where to drink and eat such as the famous Korean beer chicken among others.

Some highlights of the tour:

  • Gyeongbokgung Palace
  • Jogye-sa Temple
  • KCDF Craft Gallery
  • Insadong: Cheap Shopping
  • dawon teahouse
  • Sik Mool, hipster neighborhood
  • Unhyeongung, former residence of King Gojong
  • Jongmyo, Confucian Shrine
  • Changdeokgung, residential palace.


The route may change, depending on your preferences and situation.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION. You set the price A guruwalk is a free payment tour, that is, it is completely free to book, but the guru expects to be rewarded at the end with the amount you want. Some walkers give 10,000 W per person, others give 50,000 W , you choose the price
Next to the Gyeongbokgung main gate you will find your MORTOUR guide.
Duration: 2 hours approx. Last minute reservations recommended to notify by whatsapp or IG. mortourguides to guarantee your tour.
RECOMMENDATIONS Water, comfortable shoes and sun cream.

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: SEOUL CITY HALL subway station, exit 5

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are not accepted.
Minimum of attendees:
A minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is not suitable for pets.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (9)

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Professionalism
4.89
Fun
4.44
Expression
4.78
Quality
4.78
Route
4.63
Antonio
01 Jul 2022 Madrid
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Travelled in group - Jun 2022

Rolando
27 Jun 2022 Bogotá
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Travelled in family - Jun 2022

Excelente tour por Seoul. Moises conoce bien los puntos de interes, comparte informacion relevante sobre la historia, aspectos gastronomicos, promociones, etc. Gran experiencia para conocer un poco mas de Seul

Yasmina
14 Jun 2022 Valencia
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Travelled in couple - Apr 2022

Milan
13 Jun 2022 Brno
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Travelled alone - Jun 2022

Steven
10 Jun 2022 New York
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Travelled alone - Jun 2022

Had a great tour (just under 2.5 hours) with Moises, who was kind, helpful, and enthusiastic. It was a very efficient trip and he gave us several good recommendations for food afterwards. Don’t be fooled by the few reviews - Moises is very experienced and only recently added this tour to Guruwalk!

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What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!