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Historic Walking tour of Cheongyecheon

history walk

Historic Walking tour of Cheongyecheon

11 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Equipment, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English
history walk

Historic Walking tour of Cheongyecheon

history walk

Historic Walking tour of Cheongyecheon

11 reviews
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Equipment, Drinks, Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

History of the Cheongyecheon stream, the little river with a big story! Listen to stories and information you can't find anywhere else! - Meet at Gwanghwamun Station exit 5 or Jongak Station exit 5 (whichever is convenient for the guest) - Begin with a brief explanation of what the Cheongyecheon stream is, why it is important to Korean history, and how it ties the distant past, the recent past, and the present together (this will include some photos) - Walk with guests and allow them to enjoy the beauty of the stream while explaining how it came to the shape it is in now and telling some fun facts. - pause for taking photos when desired. - stop at certain points along the stream to tell the unbelievable stories attached to certain areas

Your host

Meggie

Meggie

Hello! I am a passionate sharer of information. I love to learn and spread knowledge to anyone with open ears. I have a Master's Degree in Korean studies with a deep focus on Korean history earned at Korea University in Seoul. I love the ancient and modern history of South Korea and I love teaching others about the beautiful, exciting, terrible, and interesting stories that the city of Seoul has to tell.

What's included

Food
I will provide a unique and important snack which will allow the guests to participate in a traditional custom.
Drinks
Will provide bottles of water for guests
Equipment
as the weather becomes colder I will provide instant hand warmers to help guests stay warm on the tour

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Where you'll be

Gwanghwamun station- exit 5 Cheongyecheon plaza - The starting point of the stream after it's restoration Gwangtonggyo Bridge - one of the busiest and most important bridges in the Joseon dynasty, with a deep dark secret. Uigwe Murals! - what are these wall paintings!? Seasonal art installations - the art here is always changing, let's check it out! Samilgyo- the March 3rd bridge!

Availability

Save 20% when you book 2 weeks in advance. 

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 13 and up can attend.

More tips

Please consider the weather. Tour may run a little later or earlier if rain is coming at the tour time. The host will inform. If it is raining during the tour time, the guide will treat for a fun local snack to wait for the rain to stop. Wear shoes that are comfortable, apply sunscreen if needed
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Historic Walking tour of Cheongyecheon
11 reviews
Previous price:$24 $19/person
11 reviews
Previous price:$24 $19/person