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Seoul (Incheon), South Korea

South Korea's third-largest metropolis and the largest seaport on the west coast, Incheon is a historic city where the Korea-U.S. Treaty was signed. Modern Incheon exudes an energetic and determined spirit.

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Seoul (Incheon), South Korea

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The One Thing You Don't Want to Miss

Combining a youthful and romantic ambience with the beauty of the cobalt sea and fantastic sunsets, Wolmido Island delivers quite a sightseeing experience. Walk along Wolmi Culture Street and sample local dishes that will leave you craving more. Take in dramatic views of the Incheon Harbour from the Wolmisan Mountain Hiking Course & Observatory, and experience some of the most thrilling rides in Korea at the Wolmi Amusement Park.

Other Fun Things to Do

  • Incheon's downtown area is the gateway to many interesting sightseeing attractions including Wolmido Island, Incheon Port, Yeonan Pier, Muuido Island, Songdo Island and Songdo New Town.
  • Journey through the Ganghwa region and discover the best sunsets on the west coast, a rural rice-farming village and the true meaning of Buddhism with a temple stay.
  • A trip to the Ongjin region gives you the opportunity to get away from the urban life and discover a serene and peaceful ambiance. The cluster of small islands offers clear beaches, quaint rural villages and an incredible variety of natural wonders.

Sporting Adventures

Muuido Island is the perfect location for outdoor adventurists looking for majestic mountains, breathtaking sunsets and trails winding through a forest of trees. Head to Hanagae Beach for a day of collecting shellfish, enjoying a muddy skin treatment or bathing in the ocean. The Road of Fantasy will lead you through beautiful landscapes, complete with natural caves and a stunning view of the sky during sunset. Horyonggoksan, the highest mountain on Muuido Island nicknamed the "Alps of the West Sea" offers an excellent opportunity to come nose-to-nose with nature?s wild plants and animals.

Shopping for Bargains

For an authentic Korean shopping experience, explore the Shinpo Market and the Traditional Crafted-Products Market. The Shinpo Market is an enchanting avenue, overflowing with mills, handicraft shops, shoe stores, clothing stores and the intoxicating aroma of roast chicken and other tantalizing scents. The Traditional Crafted-Products Market is the ultimate place to find local crafts such as pottery, wooden art products, pendants and much more. Go underground for a unique shopping adventure at the Saedon Incheon and Juan Station markets, where no matter the weather you can shop 'til you drop.

Get a Taste of Local Flavor

A Korean dining experience is built on the traditional belief that the taste and quality of food depends on its spices and sauces. You'll find a delicious and healthy variety of traditional Korean dishes, most of which include essential ingredients such as soybean paste, soy sauce and red pepper paste. Try the Kimchi, rich in vitamins and minerals, or the galbi, seasoned ribs grilled to perfection. South Korea is also noted for its traditional teas, which play an integral part in the country?s culture. Share a cup of freshly-brewed tea and learn about its role in cultural rites and medicinal purposes.

Local Currency

The South Korean unit of currency is the won (W). Most hotels, shops and restaurants accept credit cards, but there are some exceptions. Stores accepting credit cards usually have signs at the front doors. Duty-free shops accept Japanese yen and a variety of other foreign currencies including the U.S. dollar. You can get a tax refund for purchasing duty-free goods in Korea at several Global Refund points in Incheon International Airport.

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