Join the full-day tour to taste good variety of food in Suwon City. Suwon is so famous for the marinated beef rib BBQ that the King of Jeongjo was eating the Suwon beef rib BBQ in 1795 ... More info ›
Join the full-day tour to taste good variety of food in Suwon City. Suwon is so famous for the marinated beef rib BBQ that the King of Jeongjo was eating the Suwon beef rib BBQ in 1795. Also, back in Chosun Dynasty, Suwon city was known for its beef market because this city was the passing gate from Seoul to other city. Enjoy an archery excursion at the Paldal Gate of Suwon Fortress and a cycling excursion at the lakeside of Suwon Lake. For dinner experience the most juicy and crispy Korean style fried chicken before this wonderful tour ends!
At 10:30am your English-speaking guide will pick you at your hotel in Suwon city. The guide will take you to the traditional market in Suwon called 'Yongdong Market'. This market has 200 years history and it is the largest market in Southern Gyeonggi Province. There are total 300 stores in the market and among them 40 stores are the Korean costume stores because this market is also famous for the traditional Korea costumes. In addition to street food, this market has economic prices on clothes, cottons, furniture and groceries. You will be introduced some delicious street food inside of this market and have the opportunity to taste it.
After the market you will visit the Suwon Fortress which is one of the famous UNESCO World Heritage sites in South Korea. This fortress was built in 1796 (Chosun Dynasty) by Jeongjo King and he used to visit Suwon city for military training. The length of this fortress is 5.4 km with 5 main gates as Jangan Gate (Main Gate), Paldal Gate (South Gate), Changryong Gate (East Gate), and Hwaseo Gate (West Gate). You will have the opportunity to try an archery excursion at the Paldal Gate at the Archery Training Center of the military from the Chosun Kingdom.
After the gate, you will be taken to one of the most famous restaurants in Suwon for lunch. Suwon is well-known for the beef ribs BBQ and you can experience the Korean style of beef rib BBQ. After lunch, you will go to the Gwanggyo Lake, a newly developed and modernized lake in Suwon. This is the most beautiful lake view in Suwon city and you will enjoy a cycling excursion at the lakeside for you to fully appreciate the lake.
After cycling you will enjoy dinner at a famous restaurant in Suwon city famous for their juicy and delicious fried chicken. Fried chicken is one of the most popular food for Koreans now. Taste the Korean style of fried chicken with the draft beer called 'Chimac' which means chicken and beer. After dinner you will be transferred back to your hotel.