Places to Visit in Korea

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Coastal Road Uleung IslandCoastal Road Uleung Island
Coastal Road Uleung Island

South Korea is a wonderful country which you can visit a lot of best places to visit in Korea. Furthermore, you should refer to things to know before traveling to South Korea. The post will show you wonderful destinations in South Korea for your trip.

1 Seongsan mountain

The mountain was formed by the eruption of the volcano on the island of Jeju 5,000 years ago. The place is also World Cultural Heritage by UNESCO, where you can admire the famous mountain with many things, including rare plant species. However, the place is the most famous for stunning landscape in the sunrise. It is the reason why the mountain is named sunrise peaks.

Seongsan mountain
Seongsan mountain

You will spend 30 minutes to climb to the top of the mountain in the northeast about 180m.

2 Ggotji beach

Located in the Southwest of Anmyeon village 4km, Ggotji beach is the ideal destination for driving and sunset in the beach which is located in the between Mr. mountain and Mrs. Mountain.

Ggotji beach
Ggotji beach

According to legend, it has that the wife of a soldier who has languished Shilla waiting for her husband to return to death and becoming Nui Ba.

3 Nami island

Although Nami Island is historic place which was named by Nami hero in Choson, almost tourists visit the island in order to have chance to walk on street lined with conifers.

4 Gwang-An Bridge

The bridge has another name is Diamond Bridge. This two-floor bridge connects the district Suyeong Haeundae district, and opens views of mountains and sea beautiful stunned landscape, sandy beaches and sparkling city lights at night.

Gwang-An Bridge
Gwang-An Bridge

Gwang-An bridge do not spend for walkers but anyone can enjoy the stunning beauty of the bridge at night from a distance. Furthermore, sophisticated lighting system of the bridge allows the light emitted by more than 100,000 colors.

5 Gyeonghwa station, Jinhae

This small station is always bustling tourists and amateur photographers each spring. Flower rain fell on the tracks and countless crazy shots every time down the road landing ships dock cherry blossoms. Furthermore, if you visit the place in spring, you can go to Cherry Street in Yeojwa stream to take beautiful pictures.

Gyeonghwa station
Gyeonghwa station

6 Upo Wetland

With an area of 2.314km square, Upo wetland is the largest inland Korea and triple wide Yeouido Island in Seoul. Upo Wetland was formed 140 million years ago which is home to 1,500 species of plants and animals, some of which are rare species. When visiting the place, you can bike or walk around the beautiful natural wetlands, the migratory birds where flying very low.

Upo Wetland
Upo Wetland

7 Jeungdo Salt farm

This artificial island is formed from Song Dynasty which is famous for its blue sea, curving beach and salt farms. These salt farms are not the only scene here; coastal mudflats also give visitors the pleasant experience and the opportunity to observe sea life of the mudflats.

Jeungdo Salt farm
Jeungdo Salt farm

8 Dragon Mountains, Seorak Mountain

People who exercise and climbing all want to see this mountain in the range Seorak. Despite such sharp horns of dinosaurs (called mountain is Mount Dinosaur), this rocky peaks brings magnificent view on both the outer Seorak Mountains. The peak altitude of the mountain is 1,200 meters Dinosaurs and climbing routes are the most popular in the range Seorak.

Seorak Mountain
Seorak Mountain

9 Coastal Road Uleung Island

Uleung Island is known as the Mystery Island which is famous destination for weekend of local people. When visiting the island, you can admire the strange shapes mountains, sea cliffs and numerous waterfalls adorn the coastal path. The place is suitable for bike and walk around to enjoy the stunning beauty of landscape and fresh atmosphere as well.

10 Seopjikoji in Jeju Island

Seopjikoji in Jeju Island
Seopjikoji in Jeju Island

If you want to visit Jeju Island, you should make plan carefully because the island has a lot of wonderful destinations for traveling. However, one of the “must-see “destination in there is Seopjikoji which is a promontory jutting into the sea and famous for the sea and the heavenly romance. Therefore, the place is a wonderful destination for taking pictures.

In addition, you should check out Best cities in South Korea which will help you find the best city to visit