You may think the spring blossoms are just beautiful in the daylights. Well, sometimes flowers are looking better at night. Here are some significant places to enjoy flowery night scape in Seoul. We selected 4 instagrammable spots for you to date and take a picture with your beloved ones.
1 . Namsan Park & N Seoul Tower
You can enjoy the flowery scent all over the Namsan mountain and hiking road to N Seoul Tower. There are various spring flowers including Azalea and Maehwa in Namsangol Hanok village where traditional Korean houses located. If you take a night walk to N Seoul Tower, you can enjoy Seoul’s best night scenes at the observatory.
※TIP: Don’t forget to leave your own love padlocks at the observatory!
2 . Seoul Yeouido Cherry Blossom Festival
This is the most famous spot in cherry blossom season in Seoul. There are lots of cherry blossom trees along the Han river with lots of people on the street. You can enjoy nice picnic with your family and friends in the daylight as well as admire a romantic view with illuminating cherry blossoms at night. You can also take a Han river night ferry cruise and see the sparkling night view.
※TIP: It’s a lover’s paradise. Fall in love in the blossom season!
3 . Seoul Palace Tour
In spring, you can meet lots of native flowers blooming in the royal garden at the 5 royal palaces in Seoul. The night scenery is significant along with lighting and much stronger smell of flowers. The night opening will be continued throughout the year in Changgyeonggung and Deoksugung Palace. You can also rent the traditional Korean lantern for free on a first come, first served basis(Changgyeonggung Palace only). If you want to discover the ancient beauty more deeply, take the guided tour during the day and just enjoy the night.
※TIP: Don’t have to pay twice for the night opening, because it’s actually an entrance extension!
4 . Children’s Grand Park
This park has more than 45 years of history but is still lively and well in the center of east Seoul. As one of the popular spots of cherry blossoms, you can walk along the glowing cherry blossom road in the park at night. Don’t miss it before the flowers fall off.
※TIP: Enjoy the calm atmosphere of night zoo and pick cherry blossom petals for your loved ones.
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