Namdaemun Market, located in the very center of Seoul, is the biggest traditional market in Korea selling children's clothing, men & women's clothing, daily miscellaneous goods,kitchenware and local and imported products. Most shops have their own factories and make the products themselves offering both wholesale and retail prices which enable visitors to purchase various shopping items at extremely inexpensive prices. Foreign visitors to Namdaemun Market show different tastes: the Japanese are more into foods like gim (seaweed), gimchi, and ginseng, while the Chinese show interest in clothing and miscellaneous goods. On the other hand, most tourists from the West simply enjoy the ambience of the traditional market. Hours vary by store, so it's advisable to plan in advance according toa shopping list before you start actual shopping. It takes only 1 hr from incheon airport hotelsky.
How to get to Namdaemun Market from Incheon airport hotel sky.
1. Airport Bus
- Bus number 6015 /ICN Airport 1st floor 5B or 12A Gate/10,000 KRW/1hour
- Unseo station (5mins walk from Hotel) --> Seoul Station (Last stop / 50 minutes) --> Transfer to line number 4 (Blue line) and go 1 stop more ! It is Hoehyeon station--> Exit No. 5
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