Days Out: Seoul South
Hangang Park district guide. Hangang Park leisure facilities guide & reservation guide.
National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Gwacheon
The museum was established in 1969 and moved to new impressive facility in 1986. A large gallery in museum has artworks of leading Korean artists and internationally renowned artists. 313 Gwangmyeong-ro, Gwacheon-si, Gyeonggi-do.
Day Trip From Seoul: Suwon
Suwon lies 30km/19 miles south of Seoul. Major attractions are the Korean Folk village, Hwaseong Fortress and Everland Resort.
Hiking around Seoul: Namhan Sanseong Fortress
This historic place is a park at an elevation of 460m/0.285mile above sea level. You can drive to the peak of the park or you can hike. 1-hour walk from Namhan Sanseong Subway Station, Line 8.
Beach near Seoul: Deokjeok Island
Doekjeok island is located approximately 50km/31 miles west of Incheon. An hours ferry ride from Incheon. Deokjeok island has several beaches and is a popular tourist destination.(Website in Korean only).
Beach near Seoul: Daecheon
Daecheon beach is one of the best beaches on the west coast. Daecheon is also famous as being the setting for the Boryeong Mud Festival. It lies 190km/118 miles southwest of Seoul. Boryeong-si, Chungcheongnam-do.
Hot Spring: Dogo
If you want to relax, then come and enjoy Dogo Hot Spring. Dogo hot spring is believed to have healing power for skin disorders. Dogo hot spring is located roughly 95km/59 miles south of Seoul near west coast of Korea.
Korean Folk Village
Korean Folk Village has displays of traditional Korean houses and village life from the Joseon Dynasty. On holiday and weekends they also perform traditional folk activities. Take bus 1560/5001-1 to Korean Folk Village from Gangnam Station, Line 2, Exit 1...
Hot Spring: Onyang
Onyang hot spring is one of the oldest hot spring in Korea. Onyang hot spring has been known for its beneficial effects on gastroentric disroder and arthritis. Located 87km/54 miles south of Seoul. Transportation: by Seoul Metro(Line 1), KTX and bus.
Hot Spring: Suanbo
Hot spring resort town. The alkaline water at Suanbo hot spring is known to be effective for neuralgia, skin diseases, and gastrointestinal diseases.Located 75km/46.6 miles southeast of Seoul.Take a bus at Dong Seoul Bus Terminal to Suanbo Bus Terminal.
Beach near Seoul: Gyeongpodae
Koreas most popular beach has beautiful scenery with beach and pine trees and is the largest beach on the east coast. It lies 240km/149 miles east of Seoul. Gyeongpodae beach is located in Gangneong City.
Trip to Busan: Koreas Largest Seaport
Busan(329km/204miles)is South Koreas second largest metropolis and largest seaport. Busan is known for the worlds fifth busiest seaport which gives international flavour. Busan is also known for its beaches, hot spring and international film festival
Seoul Land is an amusement park, zoo, and botanical garden. An outdoor swimming pool operates in the summer and snow sledding slopes in the winter. There is a discount coupon for foreigners available on the Seoul Land website. 181 Gwangmyeong-ro, Gwacheon...
Beach near Seoul: Byeonsan
Byeonsan beach is located in Buan area 273km/170 miles southwest of Seoul on the countrys western coast. It is Koreas first official beach, which opened in 1933. It has silvery, fine sand and is bordered by a pine forest.
Apgujeong Rodeo Street
One of the main shopping/cafe/restaurant street in Gangnam is Apgujeong Rodeo Street, along with Cheongdam-dong Fashion Street, Garosu-gil in Sinsa-dong and Seorae Maeul in Banpo-dong. A 2-minute walk from Apgujeong Rodeo Station(Bundang Line, Exit 6).
Day Trip From Seoul: Incheon
Incheon, a bustling industrial port 36km/22 miles west of Seoul, is a metropolitan city with the population of about 2.8 millions. Chinatown located across from Incheon Station Line 1 Terminus, is Korea;s only official chinatown.
Hiking in Seoul: Gwanak-san
Located on the southern part of Seoul. Gwanak-san(629 m/0.39 mile high) trip is very popular hiking spot. Trail head: Gwacheon Station,Line 4,Exit 7, walk straight out of exit 7 & take a left at the main intersection, you will see the gate.
Trip to Jeonju: Hanok Village
Jeonju(196km/121miles from Seoul) is tourist attraction famous for Jeonju bibimbap(bowl of rice topped with a variety of ingredients, usually beef and vegetables), hanok(traditional Korean house), and innovative festivals.
Woongjin Playdoci, Bucheon
Woongjin Playdoci is a sport leisure complex with indoor water park, spa, ski slope, sledding slope, and golf center. It is located near Samsan Stadium Station (Line 7), 25 km/16 miles west of Seoul. 572-1 Sang-dong, Wonmi-gu, Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-d...
Seoul Grand Park Zoo
Seoul Grand Park is home to thousands of animals from all over the world. Located at Seoul Grand Park Subway Station (Line 4, Exit 2).
Hot Spring: Yuseong, Daejeon
Yuseong hot spring is great tourist attraction.Yuseong spa is famous for having a reputation of providing cures for relaxing sore muscles and stimulating blood circulation. Located 143km/89 miles south of Seoul. 11km/0.7 miles northwest of Daejeon city.
Bongeunsa Buddhist Temple
A two-day(overnight stay) temple stay are offered for foreigners. Participants experience daily monastic life at a temple in the city.The program begins at 2pm on the first day and ends at 9:00AM on the second day.Located next to COEX Samsung Station.
Trip to Jeju: Vacation Resort
Jeju island(452km/281miles from Seoul)is the special autonomous province and is a popular vacation spot
Trip to Gangneong: Beach & Mountain
Gangneong(168km/104miles from Seoul), on the east coast of South Korea, is the favorite place for a lot of westerners moving to Gangwon-do. A small city Gangneong provides a beautiful nature surrounded by mountains, forests, and beaches.
Trip to Gyeongju: Capital of the Shilla Kingdom
A city filled with cultural relics, Gyeongju(276km/171miles from Seoul)was the capital of the ancient kingdom, and is a major tourist attraction for Korean as well as foreigners.