An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to Seoul, packed with insider tips and ideas, colour maps, top 10 lists, and a laminated pull-out map - all designed to help you see the very best of Seoul.
Discover the historic Gyeongbokgung Palace, sip traditional tea in lively Insadong, wander vibrant Dongdaemun Market, or head to mountainous Bukhansan National Park for Buddhist temples and breathtaking views. From the Top 10 culinary specialities, to the Top 10 things to do for free - uncover the best of Seoul with this easy-to-use travel guide.
Inside Top 10 Seoul:
Seven easy-to-follow itineraries perfect for a day, weekend, or a four-day trip
Top 10 lists showcase Seoul’s best attractions, covering the National Museum of Korea, Namsan, Gwacheon and many more
Free laminated pull-out map of Seoul, plus five full-colour area maps
In-depth neighbourhood guides explore Seoul’s most interesting areas, with the best places for shopping, going out and sightseeing
Colour-coded chapters divided by area make it easy to find information quickly and plan your day
Essential travel tips including our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop, and sightsee, plus useful transport, visa and health information
Colour maps help you navigate with ease
Covers the Palace Quarter, Central Seoul, Yongsan, Western Seoul and more
About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK’s Top 10 guides take the work out of planning a short trip, with easy-to-read maps, tips and tours to inform and enrich your weekend trip or cultural break. DK is the world’s leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.
DK Eyewitness Top 10 Seoul is updated regularly, by experts with an in-depth knowledge of the city.
The Top 10 lists are accessible and varied - leading you straight to the best things to do in Seoul, both famous and off the beaten track.
The guide includes a laminated pull-out city map with a selected sight and street index.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guides have a well-deserved reputation for their stunning photography, making them the guides that show you what other books only tell you.
The number of overseas tourists in 2017 was 13.3 million, of which 1.7 million came from the US - the largest non-Asian source of visitors (Source: Korean Tourism Organization)
International visitor spending in Seoul was 9.38 billion US dollars in 2016. (Source: statista.com)
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