[Travel] N Seoul Tower

N Seoul Tower, also known as Namsan Tower or Seoul Tower is one of the major tourist attractions in Seoul, Korea. The 236.7m Seoul Tower was built on top of Namsan Mountain, offers stunning view of Seoul and the surrounding areas. Thanks to TV dramas and entertainment programs featuring many celebrities, this tower has become a must-visit spot for travelers to Seoul.

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On the sixth day of Korea Joa project, we were able to visit Namsan Tower which is a famous spot for a couples to come and date! Couples are everywhere! Don’t feel awkward if you are alone or coming with friends, there are families visiting this place too 🙂

Address : 105, Namsangongwon-gil, Yongsan-gu, Seoul

Admission Fees :
– Observatory : Adults 9,000 KRW / Children 7,000 KRW
– Alive Museum : Adults 12,000 KRW / Seniors & Children 9,000 KRW

Operating Hours :
Monday to Friday and Sunday : Observatory: 10:00-23:00
Saturday : Observatory: 10:00-24:00

Directions: The are many ways to get to Namsan Tower, but by Cable Car is our favourite as the view up and down the mountain is just amazing – especially at night!
– Boarding point: Upon getting off from Myeong-dong Station (Seoul Subway Line 4, Exit 3), walk for about 15 minutes following the street of the right side of the Pacific Hotel. The boarding place could be seen. Cable car operating hours is from 10:00 until 23:00.

In the meantime, enjoy our photos taken during our visit there.

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Since we went there by bus, we walked to the hilltop. It’s a pretty good exercise^^
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The view from the top of the mountain. A little bit foggy that day.

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This spot is known as Love Locks. There are thousands of padlocks hanging on the railings and fences at Namsan tower
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You can get the padlocks from one of the shop at Namsan Tower but its pretty expensive. Bring one on your own might be a good idea.
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All of these padlocks are waiting for you to ‘read’ their stories

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Namsan Tour

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Once you are here, of course you have to go to the top of the observatory. The observatory of N Seoul Tower offers a 360-degree panoramic view of Seoul. So beautiful!

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