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Exploring the fish market in Korea

Exploring the fish market in Korea

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:Food and drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I currently work in a mobile display company, but I always wanted to work as a fisherman. I was raised in Incheon, a port city, so I grew up near the fish markets and can pretty much explain whats going on in that place. I think the Korean fish market can offer a lot of new and exciting experience, so why not try out the fish market while traveling in Korea?

What we’ll do

First we will go on a tour of the famous Noryangjin fish market and I'll explain the history, and the current issues regarding the place. Next we will actually pick the fish and other live exotic seafood that we will eat. There will be a lot of exotic things that you haven't tried before. Then after choosing the right seafood, we will move to a nearby restaurant(Just upstairs of the market) where…

What else you should know

Try to wear something not to fancy since you might get some sea water on you while touring the market

What I’ll provide

Fresh sashimi(raw fish) picked by yourself! Other seasonal seafood
Some Soju and Beer And the mixing them ;-)

What to bring

Starve yourself beforehand so you can eat all the fish

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Where you'll be

We will be at the Noryangjin Fish Market. The most famous and biggest fish market in Seoul. You'll be able to experience the fish market culture in Seoul!

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.


This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Try to wear something not to fancy since you might get some sea water on you while touring the market
Exploring the fish market in Korea
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