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Taxi Tour Exclusively For Foreigners In Gangwon-do | Gangneung

Tour around Gangneung conveniently and safely by using this taxi service exclusively for foreigners!

Jihyun Lee
3 months ago

Gangwon-do Foreigner taxi tour

Today we want to introduce a taxi tour service exclusively for foreigners that allow you to travel comfortably and safely around Gangneung, the beautiful city of Korea. It can accommodate up to 4 people so you can travel safely with your friends or family! There are no additional costs added per person and the service is offered at a very reasonable price of 20,000 won for 3 hours. The taxi drivers are carefully selected after passing the screening criteria who will help you enjoy a travel course of your choice. If you are planning a trip to Gangneung, you should definitely book this amazing service!


Gangneung Taxi Tour

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Information 

Pick-up Location: Gangneung Station

Number Of Passengers: Maximum 4 people

Pick-up Hours: 9:00-18:00

Length Of Tour: 3 hours


Why We Recommend It

Tour around comfortably without worrying about coming in contact with other people during the Covid-19 pandemic.

It's directly managed by the province of Gangwon-do so it's very affordable and safe. 

The travel courses are all picked out for you at your convenience.


Things to Keep In Mind

Reservations must be made at least two days in advance.

If you would like to extend your hours after the 3 hours, it may not be possible depending on the situation on-site so please check in advance. 

Additional charges may apply if the schedule and time are changed after booking. 

If you would like to add additional hours, it costs 15,000 won per hour. Payments are made directly to the driver.

If you want to make changes to your reservation, contact us at support@creatrip.com.

A taxi only rides 1 ~ 4 people and is 20,000/40,000 KRW no matter the number of people. Keep in mind that meals and admission tickets are not included. 

A passport or alien registration card of the reserving party is required to be verified on the spot for this service.

According to the policy, the same group cannot make more than one reservation a day. (Separate people in the same group also cannot make a reservation thus, one reservation per group.) 

If the tour exceeds the scheduled 3 hours, the tour cannot be renewed as a new tour and you will have to pay an additional 15,000 KRW per hour. 


Price

Product
Price
Guardian: The Lonely And Great God K-drama Tour
(Gangneung Station - Yeongjin Beach - Gyeongpodae - Wolhwa Street - Jungang Market)
20,000 KRW
BTS: K-pop Tour 
(Gangneung Station - BTS Bus stop - Jumunjin Port & Fish Market - Gyeongpo Beach - Gangneung Coffee Street)
20,000 KRW
Sin Saimdang History & Culture Tour
(Gangnueng Station - Ojukheon - Seongyojang - Heogyun/Heonanseolheon Memorial Park - Jungang Market)
20,000 KRW
Romantic Gengneung Tour With Your Lover
(Gangneung Station - Jungang Market - Deungmyeong Beach - Jeongdongjin Railbike)
40,000 KRW

*Please note that personal items, meals, and admission fees are not included.
*If you would like to add additional hours, it costs 15,000 won per hour. Payments are made directly to the driver.

Refund Policy

100% refund for cancellations made before 48 hours.

Non-refundable if canceled within 48 hours to 0 hours.


How To Reserve

Step 1

Make a reservation on the Creatrip reservation page.
Step 2

Enter reservation details.
After selecting the preferred date, please fill in the application.

Select a taxi and the number of people.
Choose a pickup time from the options.
After the completion of your booking, click here to see your reservation.

Step 3

After arriving at Gangneung Station, 
please confirm your identity at the tourist information center.


The service will be available once they confirm that the name of the reservation and the name on the identification match.



Step 4

Meet your taxi driver and enjoy your trip!


Course Information

Guardian: The Lonely And Great God K-drama Tour
Visit filming locations of the Korean drama series, Guardian: The Lonely and Great Godotherwise known as Dokkaebi.

1. Gangneung Station

All tours begin at Gangneung Station. You can meet the taxi driver after confirming your reservation at the tourist information center inside Gangneung Station.

2. Yeongjin Beach

Goblin Yeongjin Beach

Yeongjin Beach is a very famous filming location where the characters Ji Eun-tak and Kim Shin filmed one of the most iconic scenes in Dokkaebi. There are many cafes along the beach making it a wonderful place to enjoy a cup of coffee while taking a walk on the wide sandy beach.

3. Gyeongpodae

 Gyeongpodae

Gyeongpodae is one of the historical buildings that represents Gangneung. It's located near the beautiful Gyeongpo Lake, it's a place where you can enjoy the culture of the old Goryeo Dynasty and relax in nature.

4. Wolhwa Street

Wolhwa Street

Take a walk in this park in a city that was built along a railway that is no longer in operation. It's an attractive cultural area where you can enjoy delicious food, performances, exhibitions, and more.

5. Jungang Market

Jungang market

Gangneung's Jungang Market is a very large traditional market with 3 floors. Not only do they sell a variety of seasonal specialties, but they also have many street foods that are well-known for their deliciousness! So you should definitely stop by.

BTS: K-pop Tour
If you're an ARMY pack your bags and let's follow in BTS's footsteps around Gangneung!

1. Gangneung Station

All tours begin at Gangneung Station. You can meet the taxi driver after confirming your reservation at the tourist information center inside Gangneung Station.

2. BTS Bus Stop

BTS bus stop in Gangneung

This bus stop is widely known as the location for their music video, Spring Day. There is a beach right behind the bus stop where you can enjoy the spectacular view of the sea. Take your photos at the bus stop just like BTS and take your time soaking in the views!

3. Jumunjin Port & Fish Market 

Jumunjin Port and fish market

After looking around the fishing boats at Jumunjin Port, how about eating some fresh and delicious seafood at Jumunjin Fish Market?

4. Gyeongpo Beach

4. Gyeongpo Beach

Gyeongpo Beach is one of the most popular beaches during the summer holidays in Korea. The view of the open sea helps relax your mind and blows away any worries and concerns!

5. Gangneung Coffee Street

Gangneung coffee street

Gangneung Coffee Street is right in front of Anmok Beach. Various cafes are located all along the street, from famous franchise cafes to smaller private cafes. Enjoy the view of Anmok Beach while sipping coffee at one of the pretty cafes.

Sin Saimdang History & Culture Tour
Let's trace the footsteps of Sin Saimdang in Gangneung! Sin Saimdang was a literary, painter, writer, and poet during the Joseon Dynasty that's depicted on a Korean 50,000 won bill. She is the first woman to appear on the Korean paper money. 

1. Gangneung Station

All tours begin at Gangneung Station. You can meet the taxi driver after confirming your reservation at the tourist information center inside Gangneung Station.

2. Ojukheon

Ojukheon

Ojukjeon is the birthplace of Sin Saimdang and her son, Yi I. It's the oldest building in Korean architecture and is also of high value. Many tourists walk around the secluded Ojukheon and forget about the worries of their daily lives.

3. Seongyojang

Seongyojang

Seongyojang was a residence for the upper class in the Joseon Dynasty. It consists of 99 rooms and is very valuable as the original building has been well preserved for over 300 years. 

It's loved by many as a popular cultural tourist destination that's surrounded by beautiful nature.

4. Heo Gyun, Heo Nanseolheon Memorial Park

Heo Gyun Heo Nanseolheon Memorial Park

Heo Gyun Heo Nanseolheon Memorial Park is a literary park that was created to commemorate the two brothers and sisters, Heo Gyun, who wrote the first Korean novel during the Joseon Dynasty, and Heo Nanseolheon, who is recognized as the first female writer.

It consists of a memorial hall, a traditional tea center, and a park. 

5. Jungang Market

Jungang market

Gangneung's Jungang Market is a very large traditional market with 3 floors. Not only do they sell a variety of seasonal specialties, but they also have many street foods that are well-known for their deliciousness! So you should definitely stop by.

Romantic Gengneung Tour With Your Lover
Add a bit of romance to your Gangneung trip and make memories you'll look back on forever! 

1. Gangneung Station

All tours begin at Gangneung Station. You can meet the taxi driver after confirming your reservation at the tourist information center inside Gangneung Station.

2. Jungang Market

Jungang market

Gangneung's Jungang Market is a very large traditional market with 3 floors. Not only do they sell a variety of seasonal specialties, but they also have many street foods that are well-known for their deliciousness! So you should definitely stop by.

3. Deungmyeong Beach

Deungmyeong Beach is located on the side of a quiet village. There is a pine tree path near the back of the beach that's a great place to go for a stroll.

4. Jeongdongjin (Railbike) 

Jeongdongjin rail biking

Rail biking at Jeongdongjin is considered one of the highlights of Gangwon-do and is a leisure activity that a lot of tourists look forward to.

It departs from Jeongdongjin Station and you can enjoy the view of the sea while feeling the cool gentle sea breeze!


Gangneung Taxi Tour

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We hope that you can enjoy a day in Gangneung conveniently on a taxi tour! If you have any questions or concerns, please leave a comment below or send us an email at support@creatrip.com! You can follow us on Instagram, TikTok, and Facebook to stay updated on all things Korea!


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