Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Jongno

Take a holiday to Jongno and enjoy the area's museums, culture and temples. Renowned for its shopping, restaurants and monuments, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Gyeongbok Palace and Dongdaemun Market. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Jongno

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Jongno a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Supsok Hanbang Land (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Namsan Cable Car (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Children's Grand Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Ttukseom Hangang Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • SeaLaLa Spa & Water Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • COEX Aquarium (7 mi / 11.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Jongno

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Jongno is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Namsan Park (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Seonjeongneung Royal Tombs (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Samcheong Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Waryong Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Baeksasil Valley (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Mt. Inwang (1.2 mi / 2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Jongno

The nearest airport is in Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.), located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Seoul (ICN-Incheon Intl.), which is 30.6 mi (49.2 km) away.

It's easy to get around Jongno by catching a ride on the metro at Anguk Station, Gyeongbokgung Station or Gangwhamun Station.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Jongno-gu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Jongno-gu. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Blue House: 326 holiday lettings
  • Seoul Finance Center: 327 holiday lettings
  • Beautiful Tea Museum: 327 holiday lettings
  • Tteok Museum: 327 holiday lettings
  • Bukchon Hanok Village: 326 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Jongno-gu listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Jongno-gu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 18 Houses in Jongno-gu. Our other popular types of Jongno-gu holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 50 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Jongno-gu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 62 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Jongno-gu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.