Myeongdong Shopping Street, Seoul

3.9
Search for treasures on Myeongdong Shopping Street, a major commercial and shopping district in Seoul. Featuring local and international brands, as well as high fashion houses and department stores, the area is popular among young, trendsetting locals and travelers. You can also find many Japanese, Western, and Korean restaurants in the neighborhood-- look out for local specialties like donkas (pork cutlets) and kalguksu (thick noodles) on the menus. While you're in the area, visit the Myeongdong Cathedral, a Gothic Revival Catholic church of immense proportions. Plan to visit Myeongdong Shopping Street during your Seoul vacation using our convenient Seoul online travel planner .
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  • As we stayed in the heart of Myeongdong for 6 nights, I can say without a doubt that Monday was the least crowded - also because the food stands were mostly on a break! On Tuesdays from 5pm it gets pr...  more »
  • Myeongdong has a lot of money change, and has a relatively high rate of turnover, the first day of the proposal to Myeongdong to change money. Shopping part, in addition to the banner shop, other things like Caishikou, there are selling snacks, as well as some stockings clothes.
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