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Namsan Cable Car

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cable car we must stand up with tons of people... not the same with the BBF movies... lil bit disappointed

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank amazinggirls
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This visit to Namsan, I noticed that there were lift access for wheelchair visitors which is good knowledge if we were to bring parents next round! Autumn is one of the most beautiful periods to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ShoppingwithTea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly is to enjoy the city view of Myeongdong city - take a free slanted lift from ground to Cable Car station (foot of Namsan) Slanted lift station is about 8~10 minutes walk from Myeongdong station. Secondly is the mid~high view of colourful forest along...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank BreadChan
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The queue was long but it was fast-moving. When we were able to finall ride in the Cable Car, it was thrilling to see the view of Seoul from the top. Going down, it wasn't that long for the queue anymore, and the city lights...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chao c
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

The cable is not a must do. I would say to think of it as a way to get to the top but not necessarily a must do activity. There doesn’t seem to have more than two carts running at a time,so I can imagine...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Joojoo12
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We got the cable car to the top of Namsan. We walked from the Myeongdong metro station & there were plenty of street signs that pointed the way to the cable car. We got there at 9:55am, bought our tickets and were on the first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Sarah53187
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Like most large cities, cable car attractions are expensive and if you enjoy taking in the cityscape without wasting time and energy, the Namsan Cable Car is recommended. Otherwise, you may hike or take an alternative but longer route to get to the top.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mmeyou24
Reviewed 22 October 2018

I was gallivanting about all over Seoul one day recently and decided that as it was so sunny and clear then I should take a look at the city from a high point - the North Seoul Tower, for example. I got close and realised...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Eyekaytoo
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Well worth it! Nice up close view of the tower and amazing view of the city. Come just before sunset for a breath taking view. The city lights at night is also amazing. The cable car ride is usually full pack so do not expect...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank erguizajerry
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We went to this lovely Cable Car ride coming down.It is perfect way to see the beautiful city of Seoul sky line. Only issue is ,it done so quickly and have to be lucky to have clear day. We had some cloudy day. You can...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from 멀로 로 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Vincent7772 | Reviewed this property |
no..you can buy the ticket at the counter inside only.