Best Kpop places to visit in Seoul if you are a Kpop fan
If you’re a K-pop fan, of course Korea is the place for you!
There are a lot of locations to visit and we will give you some suggestions:
1. K-pop Entertainment companies:
Each K-pop group is under a company. You probably already know the big ones like HYBE, YG and SM. All these companies are based in Seoul, so if you’re planning to go, it’s nice to pass by the entertainment companies to see where your favorite idols practice! Of course make sure to only pass by, since you’re not allowed to go into the buildings!
Artists: BTS, Seventeen, ENHYPEN, New Jeans & more…
Location: 42 Hangang-daero, Hangangno 3 (sam)-ga, Yongsan-gu, Seoul
Artists: BLACKPINK, Treasure, Big Bang, iKon & more…
Location: 7 Huiujeong-ro 1-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul
The SamE Cafe (by YG):
The SamE Cafe is right in front of the YG building. You can buy drinks, snacks, and also buy merchandise there. It is a great place to visit if you’re a fan of (one of) the YG artists!
Location: 6-3 Huiujeong-ro 1-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul
Artists: EXO, NCT, SHINee, Aespa, Red Velvet & more…
Location: 83-21 Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul
Artists: TWICE, Stray Kids, ITZY, Day6
Location: 205 Gangdong-daero, Gangdong-gu, Seoul
2. K-star road:
The K-star road is a must visit if you’re a K-pop fan! There are “Gangnamdols” for multiple groups like BTS, Kara, EXO and much more. The Gangnamdols have a bear shape and each one has their own design. You can take pretty pictures with them and walk along the road. This road is also well known for the luxury shops and cafes.
Location: 407, Apgujeong-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
3. Statue of Gangnam Style:
Of course everyone knows the famous song Gangnam Style by PSY! Also well known for the popular “horse dance”. In 2016 Gangnam Style got a big bronze statue. The shape of the statue is also the ‘’horse dance’’ pose. If you go stand in the middle of the statue, the song will start playing and then it’s your time to perform!
The Gangnam Style statue is also nearby the COEX Mall so you can go out for shopping too.
Location: 524 Bongeunsa-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
4. K-pop Music Shows:
As a K-pop fan, you probably watched comeback shows and fancams of your favorite idol right? If you’re visiting Seoul, it is also possible to visit them and watch your favorite idol perform in front of you! With KoreaTravelEasy, you can order tickets for SBS The Show every Tuesday!
Come to The Show and find out the is the winner every Tuesday!
5. K-pop dancing and singing experience
Become a K-pop star yourself in Seoul:
With KoreaTravelEasy, it’s possible to have your own K-pop experience in Seoul! You can make your own K-pop song recording or take a K-pop dance class! Now it is your time to shine!
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In our K-pop dancing course, you’ll learn the energetic choreography and iconic moves that have captivated audiences worldwide. Led by experienced instructors, you’ll receive professional training in various dance styles and techniques, all tailored to the dynamic and expressive nature of K-pop performances.
Gangnam Course and Hongdae Course are available and easy to match with your travel itinerary!
In Gangnam Seoul (Fri, Sat)
In Hongdae Seoul (Mon,Wed,Fri)
If K-pop singing is your passion, our K-pop recording course is the perfect fit. Delve into vocal techniques, pitch control, and performance skills as our instructors guide you through the intricacies of K-pop vocals. Experience the thrill of recording your own K-pop tracks in our state-of-the-art studios, equipped with cutting-edge technology.
Myeongdong Underground Shopping Mall:
Here, in this underground shopping mall, there are multiple K-pop shops where you can fill up your collection! There are shops with unofficial goodies but also shops with official K-pop albums, merchandise and lightsticks. For both old and new stuff, you will definitely find something for your collection. You might be lucky to catch something limited edition as well!
K-pop concerts, fan meetings & award shows:
In Korea, there are multiple shows you can attend. Tickets are selling out really fast though so make sure to keep an eye out for new announcements so you won’t miss out on opportunities to see your favorite idols live!
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After a comeback, K-pop webshops can announce a Pop-Up store, like Ktown4u did recently with Blackpink Jisoo’s solo album ‘’ME’’. You can go to the location and see it full of decorations and albums of the artist. Their music is playing and you can take a seat and drink while unboxing albums. Most of the fans are going because of the Lucky Draws which are exclusive photocards. For each album you buy, you can push a button and get a random photocard!
Have Fun at LEGOLAND Korea!
What is Legoland Korea?
Legoland Korea is the world’s 10th Legoland with a massive area of 280.000 sqm! It makes Legoland Korea the largest Legoland in Asia and the second largest in the world, after Legoland New York.
It is located in Hajung Island at the center of Uiam Lake in Chuncheon, Gangwon Province. It is also the first Legoland that is built on an island. You can find a lot of attractions here in 7 different themed area’s.
If you like LEGO, or your children like to play with the colorful bricks, a visit to Legoland Korea is a great idea to have a fun day out. Enjoy the attractions, shows, food & more!
Rides & Attractions:
You can find over 40 rides in Legoland Korea, So exciting! They’re all in these 7 different themed area’s; Pirate Shores, Bricktopia, LEGO Castle, LEGO City, LEGO Ninjago World, Brickstreet and Miniland. There’s a lot to explore!
Shows and Meet & Greets:
Besides all the rides and attractions, Legoland has also shows and meet & greets! There are multiple shows in different themes and meet & greets in the areas. These are great activities for families with children.
Food & Shops:
While exploring all the area’s, you must be hungry! Don’t worry, there are a lot of yummy snacks available in every area. Before you go back home, it is possible to have dinner at one of the restaurants. You can enjoy Korean and Western food here.
Lastly, you can also shop some souvenirs at the shops to have a memory of your day full of fun at Legoland Korea!
Legoland Korea Hotel Resort:
Still not enough of Legoland? If you want, you can stay a night at the hotel! Just like the areas, the rooms have different themes as well so you can choose in which room you want to experience your night.
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2023 Gangnam Festival – Yeongdong Daero K-POP Concert Lineup on 8th OCT 2023 (Sun) – NCT Dream, ZICO, aespa, ATEEZ, BOYNEXTDOOR and more
What is the Gangnam Festival – Yeongdong Daero K-POP Concert 2023?
Yeongdong Daero K-POP Concert is known for its impressive lineup of K-pop stars and is considered one of the biggest events of the year in the Korean entertainment industry. Fans from around the world travel to attend the concert and see their favourite artists perform.
When? 8th October, 2023
- Where? 513, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul(Bongeunsa Station (Seoul Subway Line 9), Exit 7)
Gangnam Festival – Yeongdong Daero K-POP Concert 2023 on 8th Oct
NOTE: Since this concert is hosted by the Korea Tourism Organization to attract tourism, the tickets are only distributed to those FOREIGNERS TRAVELING KOREA AROUND THE FESTIVAL DATE. (October 5th ~ October 9th)
To prove this traveling status, this tour requires all participants’ Passport Info + Flight Tickets.
*** You will be requested to provide this information once you place an order ***
[ Yeongdong Daero K-POP Concert 2023 with Gangname Walking Tour Package ]
on 8th Oct
CHECK THE ARTIST LINEUP!!
NCT Dream(NCT드림), ZICO(지코), aespa(에스파), ATEEZ(에이티즈), STAYC(스테이시), fromis_9 (프로미스나인), BOYNEXTDOOR(보이넥스트도어)
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