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Hiking inside the capital city

Seoul is really hot on summer so we decided to go on hiking since Korean mountains are not that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margareth T
Seoul, South Korea
via mobile
Mountain in Seoul

The location is just 10 minutes walk from famous Gyeongbokgung palace. It only takes aroung 1 hour... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seoul is really hot on summer so we decided to go on hiking since Korean mountains are not that high, especially those in Seoul. It’s easy to access because it is located near the Gyeongbok Palace. The mountain itself is not that high, only 300...More

1  Thank Margareth T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location is just 10 minutes walk from famous Gyeongbokgung palace. It only takes aroung 1 hour 40 minutes to finush the course with the normal speed. Really recomnended for beginner hikers.

Thank christianusfrederick
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I was marveled by mixed review and I have to say, really..to each their own. So when I receive a last minute prompt from Airbnb of joining their small group tour, guided by Sam an Airbnb Marketeer as well; I dived into it. The walk...More

Thank AmandaWhoTravel
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing way to get away from the city even though you are still in Seoul. Thus, it was originally built to protect the city, so it's very cultural! A must go place if you're in Seoul!

1  Thank Lina K
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

There are many trails to go to the top of the mountain. There are many stairs at the beginning of the climb, but as you progress, the journey will become harder as the trail can be quite steep. Nice workout!! I sweated all over although...More

1  Thank Atiqah S
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This is a hike that involves climbing a lot of steps and stairs up to the top. There is a small section, closer to the top, that is steeper and requires a bit more care, but all in all, this hike can be done in...More

2  Thank Sonia B
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This was fun! You can get great views and good exercise without going to the highest summit. We went as high as we would then found lots of other paths to explore. There are many ways to access this mountain- from steps to paved paths....More

1  Thank Tracie D
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We read about this amazing hike online and decided to give it a try, as the difficulty level reviewed was "extremely easy with stairs and marked trail". As such we went totally unprepared and our mum followed as well. The ascending part was easy with...More

2  Thank travelcow02
Reviewed 22 July 2017

A walk up the mountain, took us 3-4 hours, including rest stops. The incline, which is steep in places, has crude steps that has been cut out of the granite rocks. Nearer the top, a rope handrail is in place to assist at the steep...More

1  Thank 0009243
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Inwangsan Mountain is a fairly accessible hike which gives you amazing views of the city. There's no cost in entering the hiking trails, and is fairly safe to climb solo. My friend and I took an early morning ride (around 5am) to Gyeongbokgung and figured...More

1  Thank Cheska J
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Response from 0009243 | Reviewed this property |
No I doubt it. The terrain is stable mostly, but the Police and military patrols on the mountain would see you as a threat to the President who`s house is close by, and the carry guns...
17 August 2017|
Response from travelcow02 | Reviewed this property |
You can google plenty of tour agencies online but we went on a free and easy way. As this mountain is not that difficult to hike and along the way there are police and ranger stations that you can enquire from. Going up and... More