Bukchon Hanok Village is the cultural area where hundreds of traditional Korean houses called Hanok are preserved. These houses date back to as old as the Joseon dynasty and are now used mostly as residences, cafe houses and museums. The peaceful atmosphere in the neighbourhood promises an enjoyable time walking through the traditional face of Korea as well as a nice background for your profile shots!
HOW TO GET THERE
Subway Line 3, stop at Anguk Station, Exit 2.
Turn straight into Bukchon-ro.
Keep the map as a guide to your exploration in Bukchon area! The blue dots mark the Bukchon Traditional Houses trail. For the full route, start from Gyehoe-dong or go straight to Bukchon-ro for the main photo viewpoints!