Seoul is more than just the vibrant capital of South Korea. The greater metropolitan region of the Seoul Capital Area is home to almost half of the country’s 50 million people! A city of dichotomies, Seoul offers futuristic skyscrapers, ancient temples, upscale restaurants and small food stands. Experience this dynamic city for yourself by booking your next flight to Seoul with LATAM.
Start your trip by getting lost in Dongdaemun Market. It covers 10 city blocks and has 26 malls and 30,000 specialty shops to explore. For an interesting cultural exchange, head to Itaewon and see American Steakhouses next to British Pubs. The neighborhood is close to a large U.S. Army base, and its influences are felt on the area. You should also visit the trendy Gangnam neighborhood and become overwhelmed at multitude the neon signs and high rise buildings. Then, spend some time touring the majestic grounds of the ornate Gyeongbokgung, former home Joseon Dynasty. Finally, go to Namsan Park and
Getting Around Seoul
Seoul's subway system is the Seoul Metro. It is easy to navigate and can get you pretty much anywhere in the city. There are a variety of multi-day passes available, so you don’t have to buy a ticket each time you get on or off. You can also use the Wi-Fi included on the trains to help you navigate as you travel through the city.