Seollal – 2020 Korean New Year activities in Seoul
Korean holiday during January has come! From January 24th to 27th, 2020 Korean people celebrate Seollal, which is the first day of the Korean lunar calendar. In this post you will find out the best activities you can do during 2020’s Korean new year in Seoul. Even if Korean People stay in the house and visit their families this is a perfect date to walk around Seoul and visit places than could be crowded most of the times.
Hanbok at Gyeongbokgung Palace
If you want to learn more about the history of Korea and enjoy the beautiful scenery of old royal castles, don’t hesitate to join our Gyeongbokgung Palace Tour! You will be accompanied by our professional tour guides to discover the hidden stories of the Palace. Let’s go back in time together in this beautiful autumn! Also, you can try to wear Hanbok which is the traditional attire for the Korean people. Go back 100 years ago and feel like on a festive occasion or special ceremony. Take amazing pictures with your Hanbok! There is also Hanbok available for men! Everyone can try!. What about you?
Make your own Korean Food in Seoul
It is never late to learn something new! If you are in Korea you should live the whole experience since you came from so far. What about a Korean food class where you can eat the same Korean food that you will prepare. Isn’t it amazing? Have fun and tell all your friends that now you are a professional Korean food cook. On Thursday you will be able to make Kimchi, Suyuk, Soybean paste soup, and 2 seasonal side dishes. On Friday, you will make Bibimbap, Bean sprout soup, and bulgogi. On Saturday Doenjang-jjigae, Korean pancake, Bulgogi. When you book on our web page you can choose the date which is better for you.
Shopping at Myongdong
Myeongdong is one of the most important shopping districts in Seoul, South Korea. In this place, you will find the most important worldwide brands shops and department stores line the streets and alleys. The most common products you will find here for sale are make-up, clothes, shoes, and bags. During Korean New Year most of the stores will be open to people who will visit this place. It seems like a very good opportunity to do shopping without many people on the streets.
Fly over 123 floors at Lotte World Tower
Seoul Sky is located on the 117th to 123rd floors of Lotte World Tower which is the biggest building in South Korea and one of the highest viewpoints of whole Asia. Lotte World Tower have 123-floors and 555-metre (1,821 ft). Would you walk over a glass in the 6th tallest building in the world? During the Korean New year holidays enjoy the view of Seoul visiting Lotte World Tower.
Go to Nami Island and a Ski Resort for a Day!
Nami Island is located nearby downtown Chuncheon and is a half-moon shaped island. Take a 5-minute ferry ride (included in the tour) and arrive at a beautiful and relaxing environment to see Nami Island’s beautiful tree-lined roads. Definitely a perfect opportunity to meet this place over the Korean new year holiday!
Vivaldi Park is located in the Gangwon province of South Korea and is equipped with a comprehensive resort and great leisure and recreational facilities. It is considered one of the best ski resorts in Korea. It has great slopes for Skiing and Snowboarding. Holiday packages are available for groups and solo travelers to enjoy a beautiful season. Vivaldi Park also offers group Ski and Snowboarding lessons for beginners. A perfect activity to do during holiday in Korea!