The Ultimate Handbook for Foreign Travelers Exploring Bukchon Hanok Village

chon Hanok Village is a special place that preserves the landscape of traditional Joseon hanok houses from before the urbanization of Seoul in the early 1900s. Today, these hanok houses are nestled among modern buildings, creating a unique ambiance. It is one of the most visited tourist destinations, along with places like Myeongdong, Gyeongbokgung Palace, Gwanghwamun, Insadong, and Changdeokgung Palace. For those visiting Seoul, here are several useful tips and information to keep in mind before your trip.