Shopping

Myeong-dong

04536  27 Myeong-dong 8-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul  

See & Do Shopping

About

Myeong-dong is Seoul’s shopping mecca and is a must-see for tourists, but it is not just a shopping destination; Myeong-dong is also a hub of commerce, banking and culture with a daytime population of 1.5-2 million. For shoppers there is a mixture of street stalls and retail outlets selling everything from high fashion to casual attire, as well as many Korean cosmetics stores offering high-quality products at competitive prices.

Myeong-dong is very popular with international visitors and fills with Japanese and Chinese tourists during the holiday period known as “Golden Week” which takes place in spring and is called golden week due to the week-long holiday period that takes place in Japan and China. Part of Myeong-dong’s popularity stems from relatively affordable prices here, especially compared to the other shopping meccas of Apgujeong-dong and Cheongdam-dong.

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Address
04536  27 Myeong-dong 8-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul  
Subway
Myeong-dong Station (subway line 4) exits 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

TripAdvisor Reviews

Traveler RatingRating:4.5 (Based on 9767 Traveler)

Latest 5 reviews of Myeongdong Shopping Street

  • Nice place
    You can enjoy a very good street food or you can eat at a lot of different Restaurants. Also you have a lot of shops
    Rating:5 stephans822019-07-23
  • Great Lively Street
    Wonderful time walking around with our family in this area. Very safe and lots of shops. Wonderful atmosphere in the evening with so many places to eat and shop!
    Rating:5 PatriciaSun2019-07-22
  • Street food, Shopping area, Restaurants
    Myeongdong is famous for shopping and street food. The area was filled with tourists and foreigners. I loved street food but it's too crowded to walk comfortably at times.
    Rating:3 Jinnieta2019-07-22
  • Satisfactory
    We stayed for 5 days in Loisir Hotel (just a few steps away from shopping street), almost every day we would go here, and we can't seem to find the end of this street. I would personally explore more...
    Rating:5 Diendi S2019-07-21
  • Con un pie roto en Korea.....
    Was a magnificent arrive ,we walk from our hotel ,the Royal Seoul Hotel,enjoy the several types of snacks from street vendors,cosmetics shops,lots people speak english,you can get chips for your...
    Rating:5 nativechoice22019-07-20
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