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Korean Folk Village is a cultural village established to preserve the traditional houses, culture and customs of Korea's Joseon period. The village consists of relocated hanok houses, buildings and artifacts that depicts the lifestyle of the Joseon period. This village was used as a filming location for many Korean dramas like Jewel in the Palace, Sungkyunkwan Scandal and Moon Embracing the Sun.
|Aerial view of Korean Folk Village|
Similiar to Everland, there are also multiple ways to get to Korean Folk Village in Yongin. This entry is how to get to Korean Folk Village by taking a bus in Gangnam. The bus stop for Korean Folk Village is the exact bus stop for taking the bus to Everland. So if you want the map and walking directions to the bus stop you can refer this entry.
The bus to take is 5001-1 (red bus). Journey is around 1 hour and ticket costs 2,000 KRW using T-Money. First bus from Gangnam Station is at 6.30 AM and the last bus heading back to Gangnam Station is at 12.20 AM. Bus interval is every 12 minutes.
Now, the tricky part is knowing where to get off. You can always tell the driver ahjusshi to let you know once you've arrived:
한국 민속촌에 도착하면 말씀해 주세요You can also familiarize yourself with the bus stop / location you should get off. I am embedding the Daum Map Road View of the bus stop in Korean Folk Village so you can get.. familiarized.
han guk min sok chon eh do chak ha myeon mal sseum hae ju se yo
Please tell me when we arrive at Korean Folk Village
Bus from Seoul will let you off at this bus stop:
|Hey look, that bus!|
To get back to Seoul, wait at the bus stop below, which is just opposite the bus stop where you disembarked.
Korean Folk Village has a Muslim prayer room as stated in the e-book "A Slim Destination for Muslim Travelers". You need to go to the ticket office and ask for the availability.
NEW: Print the discount coupon for Korean Folk Village here.
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