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Things to do in Gangnam-gu

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Nature
“The park is near from Gangnam. There are beautiful trees and traditional houses, you can feel the fresh air and calm.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Metro Station
“Gangnam Station is the biggest center of Seoul. Subway Line 2 is connected, so it is convenient to travel to Jongno, Myeongdong, and Hongdae. Also, there are many famous franchise restaurants and clothing/beauty stores in Seoul around Gangnam Station, making it very convenient to shop.”
  • 88 locals recommend
Entertainment
“One of the Hot night club in Seoul! It's famous and very close to my studio.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Place to shop
  • 3 locals recommend
Place to eat
“This place is very famous for locals. You can experience real Korean food culture.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Souvenir Shop
“It is the most famous character multi shop in Korea. With all the characters of Kakao Friends on display and various products on sale, it is a shopping place that many tourists visit. Kakao Friends, in particular, is a popular shopping destination for many local residents and foreign tourists because it is a character only sold in Korea and Gangnam Station is the largest in scale.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Night Club
“NB is popular club for 20s with hip hop music. Very crowded. Entrance fee is 30,000 KRW.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“Seoul is almost like 'Building Forest', especially Gangnam. If you want to take a walk in nature nearby, 'Yeoksam Park' would be the best. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Electronics Store
“For those interested in the latest tech trends and wishes to have a first-hand experience of Samsung's recent achievements in digital engineering - this is the place! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“강남역 클럽. 그외 많은 맥주집과 레스토랑이 있음. Club in Gangnam. There are lots of pubs and restaurants. Also, many of shops, coffee shops and restaurants are 24hours/ 7days.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Is famous for pizza and salad, pasta Gangnam Station the best lounge bar Container box restaurant's atmosphere Once you go to”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“One of the decent lounge bar among lots places in Seoul. You have to make a reservation before you go just to be safe. The atmosphere & vibe is pretty elegantly luxurious and extravagant in a good way. It would be perfectly the best for dating and those who are looking for cool vibe. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Samsung headquarters, many restaurants and cafes. Also has displays showcasing the latest technologies from Samsung”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Ganggangsullae is decorated with marble and hardwood and has incorporated the natural beauty with clean and luxurious interior design of traditional Korean beauty”
  • 4 locals recommend
Korean Restaurant
“This restaurant is the country's best Pyeongyang-style buckwheat noodle and Koren beef restaurant where a chef with 60 years of experience serves”
  • 4 locals recommend
Korean Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“If you want pizza, spaghetti, bar, coffee, the SPC Square is great place to enjoy the time. Whole bldg is for the various brand shop. I recommend you to try when you stay”
  • 4 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It is the taste that you eat for the first time. Wine ripening Bacon, barbecue in a glass barrel is not smoke. It is cheap and delicious”
  • 3 locals recommend

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