Welcome to Seoul
The South Korean capital city of Seoul is one spectacular Asian city that everyone has to visit at one stage or another, where we can offer low-cost holidays and flights to Seoul from Ireland at very affordable rates. Seoul is located in the central west part of the country on the Korean Peninsula.
Seoul, which is the home to over ten million inhabitants, is one of the world’s largest cities. During your Seoul vacation you will be able to experience Seoul’s traditional values and this city’s modernity. It is without a doubt a very unique Asian city. Seoul as a holiday destination is Korea’s cultural centre and you will discover five ancient palaces here as well as five UNESCO World Heritage Sites
The South Korean capital is the home to over 700 amazing museums and some of the best galleries you will see anywhere in the world.
Visitors to Seoul will have the opportunity of experiencing all that this lively city has to offer, so check out our amazing deals on flights and holidays to Seoul from Ireland. There are so many sights and attractions here that you have to visit and enjoy including traditional Korean sites, major landmarks and Seoul’s magnificent outdoor activities.
Gyeongbokgung Palace is a major hit with tourists to Seoul, where we can offer last minute holidays to Seoul from Ireland all-year round. It is a royal palace that is located in northern Seoul and it was built by the Joseon Dynasty. This particular royal palace was the largest of the Five Grand Palaces.
A trip to Seoul wouldn’t be the same without visiting one of the eight gates in Seoul’s Fortress Wall. During the Joseon Dynasty, this particular gate surrounded this bustling city.
Visitors to Seoul will enjoy visiting Heunginjimun, which means the Gate of Rising Benevolence. It is a famous landmark in the South Korean capital. It is a very interesting place to visit while holidaying in Seoul, with last minute holidays to Seoul from Ireland always available all-year round at very reasonable rates.
Deoksugung Palace is another impressive Korean palace that you will have to experience. It is a walled group of palaces, which have been inhabited by different Korean royalties. A very popular attraction that you will have to see during your visit to Deoksugung Palace is the changing of the guard in front of the Daehanmun.
If you want to see what life is like in a Korean prison, a trip to Seodaemun Prison should definitely be on the cards, so check-out our cheap flights and holidays to Seoul from Ireland. It is located in Seodaemun-gu. You will be given a guided tour of the former prison and be able to learn all about the prison by visiting the Seodaemun Prison Hall Museum. Seodaemun Prison opened its doors for the first time on the 21st October 1908. During your tour of the prison you will find seven jail cells, watchtowers, an execution room, an amazing historical exhibition hall and a cell in the basement of the prison where Korea’s historic independence movement figure – Yu Gwan-sun died. Visitors will be able to enjoy the extensive number of exhibits that can be found here.
If its spectacular views of Seoul you are after, Jongno Tower is for you, with low-cost holidays and flights to Seoul from Ireland always available all-year round. This building, which is a thirty-three storey building, is famous for its panoramic view of the South Korean capital.
The Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty is definitely worth a visit, where we can offer great holiday deals to Seoul from Ireland all-year round. Here you will find the tombs of the members of the Joseon Dynasty. It is a very historical place to visit.
Sport enthusiasts may wish to visit Seoul’s Olympic Stadium, which was built for the 1988 Summer Olympic Games.
Enjoy this sprawling metropolis that is Seoul.
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