Seoul

Seoul is the capital of . With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and a metropolitan population totaling over 20.5 million, Seoul is by far South Korea's largest city and one of East Asia's financial and cultural centers.

Popular Destinations

is South Korea's largest airport, its main international gateway, and the main airport of Seoul. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Gangnam is the central district of the southern half of Seoul. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is in Seoul, and constitutes the northern half of the historic core of Seoul, along with Jung, the southern half. Photo: Naturehead, Public domain.

Dongjak, Gwanak and Geumcheon are districts of Seoul south of the Han river. Photo: Gaël Chardon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
, also known as Palace or Changdeok Palace, is set within a large park in Jongno-gu, Seoul, . is situated 2 km northeast of Seoul. Photo: Historiographer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
, also known as Palace or Gyeongbok Palace, was the main royal palace of the Joseon dynasty. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The N Seoul Tower, officially the YTN Seoul Tower and commonly known as the Namsan Tower or Seoul Tower, is a communication and observation tower located on in central Seoul, South Korea. is situated 2 km southeast of Seoul. Photo: Sainirk1997, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Castle
Changgyeong Palace is a palace located in Seoul, . is situated 2 km northeast of Seoul. Photo: fukagawa, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Destinations

is in Seoul's geographic center, sandwiched between Seoul's two major cultural and economic centers, Gangnam and Jongno/Jung. Photo: ornellas, CC BY 2.0.

is in Seoul, constituting the southern half of the historic core of Seoul, along with Jongno. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

and Gangdong are in the eastern part of Seoul, along the Han River. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Seodaemun and Mapo are in northwestern Seoul, by the banks of the Han River. Photo: titicat, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The districts of Gangseo and Yangcheon are in the west of the city of Seoul. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The districts of Gangbuk, Dobong, Eunpyeong, Seongbuk and Nowon are in the northern part of Seoul. Photo: Mark Zastrow, CC BY 2.0.

The districts of Dongdaemun, Jungnang, Gwangjin and Seongdong are in the east of the city of Seoul. Photo: mroach, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Yeongdeungpo and Guro are districts in Seoul. Yeongdeungpo is mostly a commercial area, and many of the nation's media companies are based here. Photo: yuseokoh, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a dong, or neighborhood of the Jongno-gu district of Seoul.

Locality
is a private research university in Seoul, . is situated 3½ km southwest of Seoul. Photo: Octdog, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Village
is a dong, neighbourhood of Jongno-gu in Seoul, . is situated 3½ km north of Seoul. Photo: 안우석, CC0.

Seoul

Let's improve OpenStreetMap together.

Also Known As

One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.  

Popular Destinations in Gyeonggi

Mapcarta
The Free Map
Your world is
without borders

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Seoul. See this page's contributions. Photo: malink ks, CC BY 2.0.