Korea, in addition to the beautiful natural landscapes and bustling, modern streets, there are many colorful, lovely small alleys and beautiful mural villages for you comfortably live virtual and for the photography passion lovers. From the walls to the stairs are painted as true artworks, you will surely get a lot of beautiful photos to show off to your friends. What are you waiting for without following Living Nomads quickly to explore the colorful virtual alleys and mural villages in the land of kimchi. Now, let’s check it out 3 most beautiful mural villages in Korea (Korea mural village, Mural village Korea) you should visit at least once in a lifetime.

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2D – 3D paintings are cleverly painted by the artists on the wall, combining colors in a clever way.

Korea mural village: Ihwa mural village

Located in the Jongno district of Seoul, Ihwa mural village is famous for its fairy walls and colorful steps that lead to the fairy world. Coming to Ihwa Village to walk in peaceful space, listen to the fairy tales are “told” on the walls, walking on the “blooming” steps full of flowers, … From Ihwa village, you can see the extremely beautiful of Seoul when it lights up late in the afternoon is also an enjoyable experience.

Koi fish steps in legend
LGBT supporting wall in Ihwa village

The wall with funny icons
From Ihwa Village, you can see the whole of Seoul

Address: 49 Naksan 4-gil, Ihwa-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
How to get there: Take the subway line 4 to Hyehwa Station, Exit 2, at Hyehwa intersection, turn left into the small alley and go straight to reach Ihwa village.

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Mural village Korea: Gamcheon cultural village

Anyone visiting Busan will also have to visit the Gamcheon village to check-in with the statue of the Little Prince and the fox – a special tourist symbol of Gamcheon village. Every road, alley, corner of Gamcheon village is decorated with colorful drawings. Especially, because this is a coastal village, the artworks are also largely related to the theme of the sea, extremely diverse, such as a wall with the image of fish assembled from small colorful pieces of wood. The houses in the village of Gamcheon are painted in a lot of colors and feel like they are stacking each other, taking pictures with this background is also very beautiful.

Background with color-stacked houses
The tourist icons of Gamcheon village
Small alley with unique stairs
Check-in with wooden fish wall

Address: 200 Gamnae 1(il)-ro, Gamcheon 2(i)-dong, Saha-gu, Busan, South Korea
Hours: 9AM–6PM
Phone: +82 51-204-1444

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How to get there: Take the subway line 1 to Toseong-dong station, Exit 8. From subway station, cross the street and walk to the bus stop in front of the hospital. Take the mini bus number 2 or 2-2 to reach Gamcheon village.

Korea mural village: Songwol-dong Fairy Tale Village

Snow White wall

The village in Incheon city is called a fairy village because it especially focus on street art for children. On the walls of every alley in Songwol is the image of the characters of the fairy tales that we often hear as children as princes, princesses, fairies, Snow White, Cinderella … Come here to be back to your intense childhood.

Pink house
Sweet candies
Sunflowers wall

Address: Jayugongwonseo-ro 45beon-gil, Songwol-dong 3(sam)-ga, Jung-gu, Incheon, South Korea

How to get there: Take the subway line 1 to Incheon station, Exit 2, walk for about 5 minutes to reach Songwol Village

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Going to Incheon, don’t forget to stop by the filming locations of the popular Goblin movie: Incheon Day Trip from Seoul by Wondertrip.

Colorful walls have become a unique feature of Korean tourism and are very popular with visitors. Going to Korea without the virtual check-in photos at these locations is not complete your trip. Don’t just explore the majestic scenery, but miss the simple things in life.

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