Destination guide

Travel to culturally rich Jongno

Take a vacation 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 like Gyeongbok Palace and Dongdaemun Market. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, 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 cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Jongno a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 center:

  • 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

Transportation options to and around Jongno

The nearest airport is in Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.), located 9.9 mi (15.9 km) from the city center. 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.

How many vacation rentals are available around Jongno-gu, Seoul?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 69 vacation rentals around Jongno-gu. From 17 house rentals to 35 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Jongno-gu?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Jongno-gu:

  • Gangnam-gu: 41 vacation rentals
  • Jongno-1.2.3.4 ga-dong: 55 vacation rentals
  • Myeong-dong: 32 vacation rentals
  • Itaewon-dong: 21 vacation rentals
  • Sinchon-dong: 40 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Jongno-gu?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Jongno-gu. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bukchon Hanok Village: 329 vacation rentals
  • Sungkyunkwan University: 329 vacation rentals
  • Lock Museum: 329 vacation rentals
  • Heunginjimun: 329 vacation rentals
  • Gwanghwamun: 329 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Jongno-gu?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 17 Houses in Jongno-gu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Jongno-gu include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 35 rentals available
  • Studios: 51 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Jongno-gu?

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

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