Hongdae Area

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  • Address: Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Bar, Art And Culture, Museums, Food And Drinks, Cafe, Club, Dance Club, Disco, Pubs, Restaurant, Entertainment, Leisure, Flea Market, Exhibition

This area in the Mapo-gu district in the western fringes of Seoul is a popular tourist destination for the young and happening. This place is a reflection of the international youth culture and is also a ground for exhibition for numerous indie and local popular culture exponents.

There are many different night clubs, discos, bars, cafes and pubs where indie rock bands play their individual brand of Korean rock and roll. Also, there are numerous flea markets in the area that are great for getting many deals and bargains.

This area has been featured in numerous television dramas and serials for Korean TV and is hence quite popular among locals and tourists alike. Also, people can visit this area during ‘Sound day’ or ‘Club Day’ when people can get into clubs and bars at discounted prices.

  • Another big draw of Hongdae is the weekend free market from 1:00 pm-  6:00 pm.

  • Hongik University Station, Line 2
  • Hapjeong Station, Line 2, 6
  • Sangsu Station, Line 6

  • Le Saint-Ex – French
  • NB2 – nightclub

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  • Hongdae Area Address: Seogyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Hongdae Area Timing: 24-hrs
  • Hongdae Area Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Hongdae Area(preferred time): 01:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Hongdae Area: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 34.92% of people who visit Seoul include Hongdae Area in their plan

  • 46.05% of people start their Hongdae Area visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Hongdae Area

Monday, Tuesday and Saturday

86.96% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hongdae Area

People normally club together Samcheong Dong and Gwangjang Market while planning their visit to Hongdae Area.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures