Water Sports, Diving & Scuba
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.
Otexs Scuba is a dive shop located just outside of Camp Humphreys, South Korea. Otexs is a NAUI scuba training facility that offers classes from open water diver to master and instructor diver.
Kite Board Korea
This is a kiteboard community where we can share reliable information about Kiteboarding in Korea.
Swimming Pool(Outdoor): Hangang Park
There are 6 swimming pools located at Mangwon, Yeouido, Jamwon, Ttukseom, Jamsil and Gwangnaru along the Han River. Visit the website for locations & directions.
Scuba in Korea
Diving courses by fully insured PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer. All courses are conducted in Busan Aquarium.
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.
Swimming Pool(Indoor): Itaewon Community Center
The 25-meter indoor heated pool is popular among foreigners. Programs include swimming, fitness club and basketball. Located near exit 1 of Noksapyeong Subway Station(Line 6).
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.
Beach near Seoul: Mallipo Beach
Mallipo Beach, is considered one of the three most beautiful in Korea and is over three kilometers long. Take the intercity bus to Taean at Nambu Terminal, then take bus to Mallipo Beach at Taean Express Bus Terminal.(Website in Korean only)
Dragon Boat Association in Korea.
KDBA was established in 1999, becoming 13th member of Asian Dragon Boat Association. 1687-22 Bongcheong-dong, Gwanak-gu, Seoul.
Facebook group aims to share surfing information in Korea. To connect with Surfing Korea, sign up for Facebook.
Private Swimming Lessons in English
Croatian swimming instructor offering private swimming lessons in Seoul in English.
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).
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...