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Experience Hongdae with a local guide!

culture walk

Experience Hongdae with a local guide!

49 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 5 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English
culture walk

Experience Hongdae with a local guide!

culture walk

Experience Hongdae with a local guide!

49 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 5 people
Includes
Drinks
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

By taking a part in my guided tour you’ll be able to see many unique and fascinating Korean local places and experience the proper culture in Hongdae. We will meet up at HongDae subway station (Hongik University St), gate exit 3. First of all, we will explore Yeonnamdong area where you can see the trendiest and coolest restaurants, shops and cafes which are located in a hidden spot that only local people know of. Here you can find many sophisticated and artistic stores in an actual residential area. The place is known for its youth street performance, indie vibe, and fashion. During our walk, I will introduce you to some Korean trends, culture, history and many interesting facts about HongDae. Second of all, we will explore Seogyodong area which is known for its urban arts and indie music culture, clubs and entertainment. By the end of the tour, you can enjoy other things like shopping, sitting in the park, drinking and feeling the proper city life and have a lot of fun. Please feel free to ask me any questions about HongDae and Korea and I will answer to the best of my abilities. The tour will last about 2 hours. Thank you for your time and I hope to see you soon.^^

Your host

Jinbum

Jinbum

Hey guys! My name is Lee and I’m from South Korea. I am a licensed tourist guide. I have lived in the capital city Seoul for almost all my entire life. My hometown is in Hongdae where I’d like to guide you. I’m very experienced and enthusiastic when it comes to traveling and guided tours. For the past 3 years, I’ve lived in New York and traveled​ to 33 other countries. It’s fascinating to learn about the new cultures and history and I have gathered many interesting facts about the countries I visited. My aim was to pass my travel experience onto you guys who want to visit and explore our amazing Korean culture and history.

What's included

Drinks
Awesome Korean​ coffee or tea from one of the most famous cafes made by local people in HongDae area.

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Where you'll be

We will hit the highlights of Hongdae District and Yeonam-dong area which is considered as Seoul’s most charming places. The tour includes a hidden spot that only the locals know of.

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Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests of all ages can attend.
Jinbum
Experience Hongdae with a local guide!
49 reviews
From $36/person
49 reviews
From $36/person