Mapo Gu is one of the 25 districts of Seoul, South Korea. It is located just above the Han River and is a popular, youthful area with many attractions, activities, and universities within its borders. The vibing nightlife scene is well known in some of the university towns in this district.
Mapo Gu District has 26 distinct neighborhoods: Ahyeong-dong, Cheongjeon-dong, Daeheung-dong, Dangin-dong, Dohwa-dong, Donggyo-dong, Gongdeok-dong, Gusu-dong, Hajung-dong, Hapjeong-dong, Hyeonseok-dong, Jung-dong, Mangwon 1-dong, Mangwon 2-dong, Mapo-dong, Nogosan-dong, Sangsu-dong, Seogyo-dong, Seongnam-dong, Singongdeok-dong, Sinjeong-dong, Sinsu-dong, Tojeong-dong, Yeomni-dong, Yeonnam-dong, and Yonggang-dong
There are several subway stations that also run through the boundaries of Mapo Gu District: Subway Line 2: Hapjeong, Hongik University, Sinchon, Ewha Woman’s University, and Ahyeon. Subway Line 5: Mapo, Gongdeok, Aeogae. Subway Line 6: World Cup Stadium (Seongsan), Mapo-gu Office, Mangwon, Hapjeong, Sangsu, Gwangheungchang, Daeheung, Gongdeok. Airport Railway Line: Gongdeok, Hongik University. Gyeongui-Jungang Line: Hongik University, Sogang University, Gongdeok.
There is so much to explore in the Mapo Gu district.
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Mapo Gu Photo Guide
This Photo Guide of Mapo Gu will serve as an overall guide to the entire district. To take a closer look at specific neighborhoods and attractions, you may select and open the desired location below.
(This guide will be continuously updated.)
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