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Suwon Hwaseong Fortress Food Walking Tour, KTourTOP10

Location Suwon, South Korea
$108.00
This is an experience gift voucher. The recipient will book the experience after they redeem the gift voucher.
Overview
Take a further step into the stories behind the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. As you walk around the fortress with the tour guide, you'll get to know about its hidden stories and history, and how it had become a great protective border for the capital from outside attacks.

Along with the historical tour, this tour allows you to taste more than 5 different foods in 3 hours: Caudron Fried Whole Chicken, 3 different food tastings in Jidong Market, and the royal court tea 'Jehocha' and Royal Court dessert 'Suwon Yakhwa'.

It is a delicious gourmet tour with history and food stories recommended for everyone—from teenagers to adults, family, friends, couples, and small groups.

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- Visit great restaurants in Suwon in a quick and easy way
- Learn the history of Suwon along with delicious food
Suwon Hwaseong Fortress Food Walking Tour, KTourTOP10
Tour guide
Language: English
Human tour guide
Duration: 3 hours 40 minutes
Availability depends on seasonality and number of participants. Bookings can not be made for the same day. Please read our TnC’s.

When giving as a gift, your recipient can choose a date at their convenience during a booking process. Otherwise, you can choose one after checkout and voucher redemption.
  • Guide
  • Lunch
  • Traditional Roayl Tea (Jeho) & Dessert (Yakgwa)
  • Personal expense (coffee, water, shopping items, etc.) and gratitude for guide
Meeting point
We'll meet in front of the ticket office of Suwon Hwaseong Yeonmudae.
Return details
We will end the tour after walking to Hwaseong Haenggung.
  • Yeonmudae (Dongjangdae)
    Dongjangdae Command Post, nicknamed Yeonmudae, is open on all sides and is a great place to see the fortress at a glance. However, Yeonmudae was not used for surveillance but was a historical place where military officials practiced martial arts during the Joseon Dynasty. You can spend a moment to feel the bravery of the military officials of the past.
  • Banghwasuryujeong Pavilion (Dongbukgakru)
    The Banghwasuryujeong Pavilion, located in Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, is an exhibition building, but also functions as a pavilion built with stone and wood. Take the unforgettable pictures with Banghwasuryujeong and Yongyeon as the background, which are popular photo spots on social media these days.
  • Suwon Chicken Street
    In Suwon fried chicken street, you can find whole chicken cooked in cast-iron pot, which is very popular among locals. This is also an opportunity to actually taste the fried chicken that was featured in the Korean movie "Extreme Job"
  • Jidong Market
    People say it is impossible to tell which of the 40 or more snack bars in Jidong Market is the best and that every snack bar serves great food. You can choose and try 3 kinds of food in the market, and pick the best one that you like among the 40+ snack bars. The outside of the market that was designed to look similar to the Suwon Hwaseong Fortress makes you feel like you are browsing the market inside the fortress.
  • Haenggung Street
    It's time for traditional tea! Jehocha tea is the tea made by brewing dark smoked plum (omae) for a long time. It is known to lower fever and help digestion. Don’t miss the hidden stories of Jehocha tea and Crown Prince Sado.
  • Haenggung Street
    We visit Food Master's workshop and cafe and taste Suwon Yakgwa which is Korean Traditional Sweets from Royal Court Style.
  • Hwaseong Haenggung Palace
    You do not enter the palace however, the guide will explain the brief introductions to the palace and end the tour.
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Minimum 3 travelers needed per tour.
  • Traveler has to be older than 6 years old.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers.
    If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met,
    you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
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    02 We deliver the eVoucher or the Physical box to the recipient
    03 Recipient books the experience and creates unforgettable memories!

    Suwon Hwaseong Fortress Food Walking Tour, KTourTOP10

    Location Suwon, South Korea
    $108.00
    This is an experience gift voucher. The recipient will book the experience after they redeem the gift voucher.
    How it works?
    01 You choose from 10 000+ experience gifts
    02 We deliver the eVoucher or the Physical box to the recipient
    03 Recipient books the experience and creates unforgettable memories!

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