Main sights: Garosu-gil, COEX, Bongeunsa Temple, Seolleung/Jeongneung Royal Tombs
Gangnam is a famous business area south of the river Han. The district gained worldwide fame after the release of a global hit “Oppa Gangnam-style” by PSY, a song and video about a typical “Gangnam-style” posh lives. Gangnam is the center of commerce, luxurious apartments, beauty clinics, sky-scrappers, expensive boutiques and high-scale restaurants. The area is especially famous for its extravagant nightlife, as the best and biggest Korean clubs are located here.
With 26 neighborhoods Gangnam is one of the largest districts in Seoul. Majority of restaurants, shops and landmarks are concentrated around big subway stations of Gangnam and along the main streets. Buildings of major Korean companies and banks are located along the main streets, while numerous restaurants and cafes hide in the nearby side alleys.
Gangnam area is home to a number of major corporate headquarters and is often referred as the “Teheran Valley”. Teheran Valley, stretching along the Teheran street, was named after Silicon Valley in San Francisco due to the number of Internet-related companies, such as Naver, Daum, and Google, operating here. Samsung Electronics, SK, various Korean and international financial and business institutions like POSCO, Citibank, and Standard Chartered also have head offices in Teheran Valley.
Ganghwa Island Cultural Tour, Pyeonghwa Observatory, Luge Ride
Tour and Kimchi Making at Museum Kimchikan
News & Events
Europe Fairy-Land Festival
Petite France, celebrating its 11th anniversary, is holding its eighth Europe Fairyland Festival from May 1st ~ May 31st. The park, built with a theme of French author's 'Le Petit France' and a French rural village, has become one of the most famous tourist attractions especially after the K-drama "My Love from the Star" was filmed at the location During the festival, visitors can view all performances for free, including the representative marionette Pinochio, and Little Red Riding Hood performances. There are several photo zones and experience zones and a new Bonjour trail. It's a perfect opportunity to visit as a family with your children! Check out some of our offers as well if you wish to enjoy Petite France up close.
Welcome to Chosun
Korean Folk Village
Korean Folk Village Seasonal Event: "Welcome to Chosun" (April 6 ~ June 24) Watch and be amazed as Chosun figures from the past comes back to life in this exotic program and through performances!
Special Event: Discover Seoul Pass 24H BTS Edition
Discover Seoul Pass
If you are a fan of BTS, then this exclusive Seoul Pass BTS Edition is a must-have for you. You can also receive a limited edition BTS photo postcard, and a tourist map (until sold out) T Money transportation function is not available for the BTS Edition The BTS Edition Seoul Pass is only available with a 24 hour option. You can pre-order from March 15th, until sold out Promotion may end without prior notice