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One of the most popular pastimes in Seoul is hiking and this stunning national park just outside the city is a local favorite. Aside from a variety of hiking trails for every skill level, you’ll also see lots of flora and fauna, temples and ancient...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Seoul, South Korea
+82 2-909-0497
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Bukhansan National Park has trails for all levels of hikers. Trail maps accurately indicate the level of effort required and trails are clearly marked in English and Korean. Our guide kept us moving at a comfortable pace for our small group of 4 and we...More

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 4 days ago

After researhing this hike, we were confident to go for it, but got lost along the way. First of all, for some reason, bus 8772 never arrives. we took bus 34 and we double check with the driver. secondly, we waited at wrong bus station,...More

Thank gevinchoo
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just 25 min by subway from heart of Seoul. To take to the top of Baekundae it will take about 3,5 h (up only). After hiking there are some nice local restaurants near subway to enjoy Korean barbecue.

Thank TheRzezbiarz
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you like nature, this is a must visit in Korea. Seriously. I went during the peak season in autumn. It was a bit crowded near the entrance and as well as for the cable car, but once you hike higher, there were less and...More

Thank KateSiena
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth jumping on the metro and then getting a local bus. Lovely park. Especially nice in the autumn as the leaves change colour.

Thank UlstermaninNorfolk
Reviewed 1 week ago

On Saturday morning, I woke up and decided to climb Bukhansan Mountain. I took the subway to Gireum Station (Line 4, exit 3) and took the bus 110B and got off at the last stop. I then looked for the mountain and headed towards it!...More

Thank bert b
Reviewed 1 week ago

A large park on a high hill with a tower from which you can have fantastic views of the city. I wish they had made a walking trail separate from the motorway, which could be used for a pleasant walking from the city to the...More

Thank OnAir828020
Reviewed 1 week ago

One has to climb with cable ropes a lot to get to the peak, but it worth it! I think this is a must have, while you are in Seoul. During autumn, it has beautiful colors, and there are several trails to take, each one...More

Thank Nikoletta P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this park, wish I had more time to explore. The hike was not as easy as we thought but it was worth it. So lovely...

Thank 684rebekahe
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic day hiking in Bukhansan National Park. We loved the convenience of being able to get the metro to a national park, it's so accessible! The park is beautiful and it's full of locals out hiking, making the most of the gorgeous...More

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