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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34.92% of people who visit Seoul include Hongdae Area in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
46.05% of people start their Hongdae Area visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Hongdae Area
86.96% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hongdae Area