Myeong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul
Open all year round
Ermyeong-dong is a representative commercial district in Korea that integrates eating, drinking and entertainment. There are many well-known large department stores in Korea, such as Shinsegae Department Store, as well as various restaurants and entertainment venues. Banks and securities companies also gather here , it can be said that the cave is the primary attraction that tourists must visit.
Generally speaking, the more lively street in Myeongdong refers to the street about 1 km long from Myeongdong Station of Subway Line 4 to Euljiro. On both sides of the street, there are various vendors selling small commodities and delicacies and brand stores, where you can buy all kinds of clothing, accessories and cosmetics that lead the trend. Many of the salespersons in the store are Chinese, and the communication is basically barrier-free.
In Myeongdong, apart from shopping, there are many delicious food, whether it is a formal restaurant or a street stall, you can satisfy your taste buds. Recommend ginseng chicken soup, fried chicken, takoyaki and tteokbokki.
If you have time, you can also visit nearby attractions such as Myeongdong Catholic Church, Hallyu film and television venues, and the Bank of Korea Money and Finance Museum during the day. In the evening, you must go to a well-known Korean performance show "Nanta Show" to experience Korean trend culture.
The busiest place in Seoul is also the city center. There are several large shopping malls and duty-free shops here. It is a good place for purchasing agents. There are no barriers to communication, purchasing agents will buy a lot of things, there is also a Catholic church here, it is not big, you can take a look.
Open all day throughout the year; the specific business status is subject to the opening of the day
- Most stores in Myeongdong accept UnionPay cards, and most merchants will have a 10% discount. In addition, you can apply for a tax refund if you purchase more than 30,000 won.
- Most businesses employ waiters who can speak Chinese, and there are also Chinese volunteers on the streets of Myeongdong, which is convenient for tourists to ask.
- There are many currency exchange shops in Myeongdong, and the exchange rate is cheaper than domestic and Incheon Airport.
- The Myeongdong Tourist Information Center is located at the intersection of Myeongdong Central Road. There are waiters who are proficient in English, Japanese, and Chinese. In addition, there are travel consultants on the streets of Myeongdong who can provide foreign language services, and you can ask for assistance when you see the travel consultant sign (i) . Opening hours : 9:00-22:00 in summer and 9:00-21:00 in winter. Phone : +82 2-774-3238