Insadong, Seoul

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  • Address: Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Museum, Food And Drinks, Family And Kids, Neighborhoods
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About Insadong, Seoul

This area in Jongno-gu district of South Korea is partly famous for the number of art galleries and tea shops that are present in the vicinity. But, the most iconic aspect of this area of the city is the huge number of antique shops that are present. Essentially, Insadong-gil has the largest number of antique stores in the city.

People can find a rare and beautiful time lapse when in this area. Ancient history and modern sensibilities meet in the most astounding way here. Among the many attractions of this area are the oldest tea house and the oldest bookstore in the city, in addition to the Asia Eros museum which is the only and first museum to have been opened in South Korea that is devoted to sex. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Seoul Itinerary 5 Days.

Insadong Opening and Closing Hours

  • Gallaries open at 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

How To reach Insadong by Public Transport

  • Anguk Station, Line 3

Restaurants Near Insadong

  • Wonjo WonHalmae Dakhanmari – Korean cuisine
  • Mugyodong Bugeokukjib – traditional cuisine

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Things to Know Before Visiting Insadong

  • 91.75% of people who visit Seoul include Insadong in their plan

  • 26.18% of people plan their visit to Insadong between 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Insadong

Wednesday, Friday and Saturday

61.57% of people prefer walking in order to reach Insadong

People normally club together Ssamziegil and Incheon Grand Park while planning their visit to Insadong.

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

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