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The Miracle on the Han

A modern city, Seoul boasts over 10 million inhabitants, and is considered one of East Asia’s financial and cultural epicenters. Amongst the modern skyscrapers, Korea’s royal palaces stand carefully preserved, like precious relics of the past. There is a wealth of breathtaking architectural gems just waiting to be discovered. Add them to your Seoul travel guide, along with other attractions like Seoul’s mountains, its green parks, the temples and shrines, and the city’s amazing amusement parks. Shopping here is a rewarding experience, and when it comes to the performing arts, this is where Seoul’s heart beats loud.

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Gwangpyeong Daegun Myoyeok

Gwangpyeong Daegun Myoyeok

The tomb of a prince

The tomb of a prince Editors' Note

An accomplished and beloved prince who died too early, Gwangpyeong Daegun left the world at the age of 19. Following the King Sejong’s request, he was buried in the south of Seoul, in a large, 413,000 square meters, beautiful park, one of the locals favorites strolling places.

The tomb and its surrounding park are cared for in their early state, remaining untouched by urban development around.

Gwangpyeong Daegun Myoyeok
Suseo-dong 10-1 San, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Seoul
+82 2 2171 2594