East West understands that each client have different interests and preference. Listed below are tour and package selections that will help you in planning your itinerary. These items are grouped according to the type of experience you have selected.
The prime spot in all of SMTOWN is definitely the theatre where you can catch floating hologram performances of bestselling K-Pop artists like EXO, TVXQ, Super Junior and f(x). You'll feel like you're actually watching a live concert!
SMTOWN Museum presents a unique K-pop exhibition based on talented artists of SM Entertainment. Located in the heart of Seoul, Gangnam, this museum combines art and technology to create the best environment for you to interact with the archive of the artists.
The food culture of Korea, which is surrounded by sea on three sides, has developed according to various features of four seasons of the region. Korean food mainly consists of rice, soup, cabbage, side dish, etc., and it is eaten as a spoon, and it is characterized by food or spicy food mixed with fermented food represented by kimchi.
Housed in an office building made by architect Kim Swoo-geun in 1971, the Arario Museum in Space is a contemporary art museum hosting the curated collection owned by local artist “Ci Kim” or Kim Chang-il. The museum is also equipped with a bakery, café, and restaurant.
National Folk Museum of Korea is a national museum of South Korea, located within the grounds of the Gyeongbokgung Palace in Jongno-gu, Seoul, and uses replicas of historical objects to illustrate the history of traditional life of the Korean people
Gyeongbokgung Palace was the first and largest of the royal palaces built during the Joseon Dynasty. Built in 1395, Gyeongbokgung Palace was located at the heart of newly appointed capital of Seoul (then known as Hanyang) and represented the sovereignty of the Joseon Dynasty.
Nanta (Korean: 난타; Hanja: 亂打, also known as Cookin or Cookin' Nanta) is a South Korean non-verbal comedy show created and produced by Song Seung-whan and incorporates traditional samul nori rhythm. It premiered in October 1997 in Hoam Art Hall in Seoul.
Deoksugung Palace is special among Korean palaces. It has a modern and a western style garden and fountain. The Changing of the Royal Guard, in front of Daehanmun (Gate), is a very popular event for many visitors. The royal guard was responsible for opening and closing the palace gate during the Joseon Dynasty.
Get schooled in Seoul and learn the art of making Kimchi. You will be surprised on all the efforts and ingredients needed in oder to make this beloved yet humble side dish.
Built in 1395, Gyeongbokgung Palace is also commonly referred to as the Northern Palace because its location is furthest north when compared to the neighboring palaces of Changdeokgung (Eastern Palace) and Gyeonghuigung (Western Palace) Palace. Gyeongbokgung Palace is arguably the most beautiful, and remains the largest of all five palaces.
The premises were once destroyed by fire during the Imjin War (Japanese Invasions, 1592-1598). However, all of the palace buildings were later restored under the leadership of Heungseondaewongun during the reign of King Gojong (1852-1919).
Remarkably, the most representative edifices of the Joseon Dynasty, Gyeonghoeru Pavilion and Hyangwonjeong Pond have remained relatively intact. Woldae and the sculptures of Geunjeongjeon (The Royal Audience Chamber) represent past sculptures of contemporary art.
Enhancement to the program: is to visit the Palace wearing the traditional Korean outfit (hanbok) and witness the changing of the guard ceremony and a bisit tot he National Folk Museum.