Gaze out of the window and indulge in your delicious meal as you cruise through Seoul’s major landmarks. Offering breathtaking panoramic views of the city’s skyline and beyond, cruising through Seoul on Han River is one of the top-rated things to do for first-time travelers without a doubt!
Want to get on board? Take a look at our rough guide and advice on how to book and enjoy your day on the romantic ferry cruise on Han River.
1. Book in advance
Skies are clear and temperatures are mild, which means many people will be coming for this wonderful ride on Han River to enjoy their days out. It will draw big crowds, so booking in advance isn’t just recommended, it’s strongly advised. Booking is available here.Once you purchase, an e-mail (or a mobile voucher) will be sent to your registered email address. Either print or capture it, and show it to the staff at the ticket booth and exchange it for a real ticket on site.
2. How to get to cruise terminal
The subway station nearest to the cruise terminal is Subway Line 5 Yeouinaru Station, Exit 3. For a map and directions, click here.This is how the cruise terminal and the ticket booth look like. Show your mobile voucher or email you’ve received from Trazy here and redeem your ticket.Make sure to arrive at the terminal at least 20 minutes before the departure. The ferry will depart right on the scheduled time and WILL NOT WAIT for those who are late. The ferry runs Monday to Sunday at 12:00/19:30 p.m.Take your ticket and head over to Terminal 1 to get on board!
3. A special photo zone for K-Drama fans
When you enter the boarding gate, you can find a special photo zone that features the two main characters, Chun Song Yi and Do Min Jun, from the popular Korean TV drama called “My Love from the Star“. The Han River Ferry Cruise was one of the shooting locations for this hit drama and gained huge popularity among K-drama fans. Why not take photos with these two beloved Korean stars before you get on board? 🙂
There’s a small gift shop where you can also buy souvenirs related to the drama as well.
4. Dine on the deck
Before you book, take note that the lunch buffet is available only on weekdays and the dinner buffet is available on both weekdays and weekends. Price varies depending on time and day. Click here to see the price.Feast on a variety of delicious menus prepared in buffet-style! Exceptional salad bar and dessert station are prepared for you to indulge in.If you choose the dinner buffet cruise, you can take in the live music and romantic atmosphere while indulging in your meal.
For Muslim travelers, halal food is not prepared but seafood dishes and vegetarian salad dishes are available.
5. Sailing Course
After enjoying your meal, watch the stunning scenery along Han River that flows right through the center of the city. Throughout an hour and 10 minutes and ride, you will be able to see the most famous landmarks and bridges such as the National Assembly Building, 63 Building
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