Seoul Wholesale Market Tour

Tour Code
Tour No: M-1
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Min 3 People
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Hotel Pickup

Tour guide and transportation. Included

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Free Cancellation When cancelling by 5pm the day before most tours. See Details.

Itinerary

  • Hotel Pickup
  • Noryangjin Fishery Market
  • Dongdaemun stationery and toy street
  • Cheongnyangni Fruit and Vegetable Wholesale Market
  • Hotel Drop-off

Description

This tour tough place to work and the alleyways are narrow and full of people busy earning their livelihoods. You will able experience typical whole sales market of Korea such as Noryangjin Fishery Market, Dongdaemun and Cheongnyangni. It will take around 7hours and suitable for family traveler as tour include toy street.

Tour Course Information

Noryangjin Fishery Market

Opened in 1927 on Uiju-ro, next to the Seoul Station, Noryangjin Fishery Market is one of Korea’s largest seafood markets. The seafood market was moved to the newly constructed building in 1971 at Noryangjin and Suhyup took over the market to promote fishery industry, as well as to increase fisher’s income in 2002. In addition, they started modernizing projects that made it a leading fishery market in Korea, co-existing distribution and culture alike. The market handles about 50% of metropolitan volumes and 250 to 300 tons of marine products are traded every day. The prices of marine products are decided according to the quantity so one is recommended to visit the official website to check the bid. General retail prices are 10 to 20% higher than the auction prices. Mixing across wholesales and retails, the market offers live atmosphere of early morning market, starting from 1 a.m. and offers various interesting scenes to see.

Dongdaemun stationery and toy street

Dongdaemun Stationary Store Street is located in Changsin-dong near Dongdaemun Station, and is a wholesale market selling toys and stationery. Almost 100 stationery stores are packed in the area, selling robots, dolls, play houses, various school supplies, party and event items, stationery, and toys.

Visitors can purchase any items at prices 30-40% off of regular market prices and sometimes one can get bigger discounts.

Cheongnyangni Fruit and Vegetable Wholesale Market

Cheongnyangi is known for their fruits and vegetable market but has a variety of products including fish, meat, dried goods and medicine. Since 1958, farmers in Gyeonggi-do and Gangwon-do began selling agricultural products in Cheongnyangni, and the market was naturally established. In 1960, it was recognized as a traditional market and is still operating. At one time, there was a closure crisis, but with the efforts of customers and merchants, the wholesale and retail administration and the market have continued. There are over 180 shops open for 12 hours from midnight to noon. Regular holiday is every Sunday.

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