Experience the authentic rhythm of Seoul, only possible with a local’s touch. Dive into the city’s hidden tracks with Kimchiman, far from the usual tourist playlists. Experience So Seoul!
Every event is unique and unforgettable.
As a ‘Seoul Experience Curator’
I craft unparalleled, personalized experiences in Seoul that transcend standard tours. Armed with deep local knowledge and a commitment to professionalism, I ensure you embark on tailored adventures that lead to unforgettable memories. Through my curated journeys, connect profoundly with Seoul and feel like a temporary resident, not just a tourist.
- Discover Hidden & Renowned Spots: Traverse both off-the-beaten-path places and popular attractions.
- Local Recommendations: From cafes to shopping, rely on local insights for an authentic experience.
- Special Moments: Engage in unique activities like the “Hipjiro” photo challenge or savoring Seoul’s best tteokbokki.
- Price: $49 per person
- Duration: 3 hours each experience (except Friday night).
- Included: Local coffee or tea on Kimchiman.
- Max Participants: 7
- What to Bring: T-money card & cash for personal expenses.
⚠️ Note: Participants cover food costs. Want a treat? Tag @kimchimaninseoul with “So Seoul” right after securing your spot.
📍Namsan Explorer Monday 13:00 – 16:00
- Itaewon Café Quest 🍵: Dive into Itaewon’s café scene; let’s ask locals for top recommendations! 😂
- Namsan Botanical Beauty & Tower 🌳: Post-coffee, trek to Namsan’s lush botanical garden and ascend the tower. 🏃🏼♀️
- Namdaemun Eats 🍢: Round off with delectable tteokbokki and street food delights at Namdaemun!
- Meeting Place: Itaewon Station, Outside Exit 3 (Line 6, Brown)
- Time: Every Monday, 13:00
📍Myeongdong Muse Monday 17:00 – 20:00
- Myeongdong Daiso and CU Mania 🛍️: Shop smart with Daiso hacks and immerse yourself in the convenience store experience, all with my insider tips.
- Hipjiro photo Challenge 📸 : Strike a pose for the “Hipjiro” photo challenge. Later, unwind at an exotic cafe where you pick your own unique cups, mugs, and plates.
- Gwangjang Gourmet 🍲: Crave authentic flavors? Journey through Gwangjang’s cuisine. And Kimchiman’s best-kept secret? Prepare to be amazed!
- Meeting Place: Myeongdong Station, Outside Exit 3 (Line 4, Sky blue)
- Time: Every Monday, 17:00
📍Dongmyo Dive Wednesday 09:00 – 12:00
- Tteokbokki Trail 🌶️: Taste Seoul’s tteokbokki elite! Excitement guaranteed. 😋
- Dongmyo Discount Dive 👗: Dive into Dongmyo: history-rich, hip, and the ultimate flea market🧢👘. Grab those deals!
- Hongdae Coffee Quest ☕: On a coffee quest ☕ in Hongdae & Sangsu. Let’s lean on local knowledge to find those hidden gems! 😉
- Meeting Place: Dongmyo Station, Outside Exit 3 (Line 1, Navy blue)
- Meeting Time: 9:00 AM
📍Sukmyeong Serenity Wednesday 13:00 – 16:00
- Sukmyeong Soup Surprise 🍲: Dive into a Kimchi jjigae feast with rich inclusions like pork, noodles, and more. 🤤
- Hyochang Park Haven 🌳: Revel in Hyochang Park’s urban serenity, a stone’s throw from Seoul Station. 😲
- Gyeongghuigung Glory 🏯: Hop aboard public transport to Gyeonghuigung, an intimate palace packed with tales. ⛩️
- Meeting Place: Sukmyeong Women’s University Station, Outside Exit 9 (Line 4, Sky blue)
- Meeting Time: 13:00
📍Nodeul Eden Friday 13:00 – 16:00
- Noryangjin Hustle 🏙️: Embrace Noryangjin’s student spirit, and tickle your taste buds with iconic cup-bap. 🍚
- Nodeul Nirvana 🏝️: Meander through Nodeul Island, soaking in vistas of the train, 63 Building, and the Han River. 🌆
- Emart Extravaganza 🛒: At Yongsan’s Emart, decode Korean grocery shopping, all while admiring the expansive mall. 🏢
- Meeting Place: Norayangjin Station, Outside Exit 3 (Line 1, Navy blue/Line 9, Light brown)
- Meeting Time: 13:00
📍K-Drama Karaoke Friday 17:00 – 20:00
- BBQ Bliss 🍖 : Meet for the meat 🥘🗺️. Let’s uncover a BBQ gem off the tourist track.
- K-pop Karaoke 🎤: Sing your heart out K-pop style at our Norebang soirée! 🎶
- Han River Music Jam 🌊: Wind down by the Han River, soak in K-drama vibes, and sway to curated tunes from my speaker, while munching on snacks. 🍿🎶
- Meeting Place: Seoul National University Station, Outside Exit 1 (Line 2, Green)
- Meeting Time: 17:00
Experience Seoul’s Hidden Gems far from usual tourist playlists.
Unlock the city’s secret melodies that typically require a local’s expertise. Queries? DM on Instagram @kimchimaninseoul or WhatsApp +82-10-2714-8757.