More Changdeokgung pictures. If you’re not in a hurry, don’t miss the Secret Garden Tour. It has a separate entrance fee of 5,000 won. You can reserve a guided tour through their official website. Tip: Rent a hanbok (Korea’s traditional clothing) so you can enter any of the palaces for free.
Changdeokgung is one of my favorite palaces in Seoul aside from Gyeongbokgung. Changdeokgung or Changdeok Palace (궁 or”Gung” means palace) is one of the Five Grand Palaces built during the Joseon Dynasty. It was built during the reign of King Taejo in the 15th century. It features a public palace area, the royal residence and a … More Changdeokgung/창덕궁 (World Heritage Site) Part 1 – Spring Series in Korea
Gyeongbokgung or Gyeongbok Palace was the main royal palace during the Joseon dynasty. It is located in northern Seoul and it is the largest of the five grand palaces built during the Joseon dynasty. It also house the National Palace Museum of Korea and the National Folk Museum. Entrance Fee: 3,000 won (closed on Tuesdays) … More Gyeongbokgung/경복궁 – Spring Series in Korea