PLACES TO VISIT IN SOUTH KOREA (South Korea beautiful places)


South Korea officially the Republic of Korea (ROK) occupies the Southern part of the Korean peninsula in East Asia.

The county’s capital is Seoul, being the fifth-largest city in the world. Also, South Korea is a highly developed country with a high ranking on Human Development Index. This is a country with notable industries like Samsung.

Therefore, with many amazing facts about the country, many people troops in yearly to gain a first-hand experience of the wonder in this city.

Meanwhile, in this article, we’ll focus on the best 0lace to visit in South Korea. These places are what will make your stay in South Korea worthwhile.

Busan

Busan
Busan

This is the second-largest city in South Korea. The beautiful city shines with its main attraction and tourist sites. Busan is the main economic and educational hub of southeastern South Korea. Also, the city is the busiest and most industrialized city in South Korea.

Main Attractions

A visit to Busan Gamcheon Culture Village is filled with awe. Nonetheless, the village came by during the war period in South Korea. Since then, it has bloomed with beautiful arts and culture.

The pristine Haeundae Beach designed with rows of lights in form of trees, a castle and a love symbol.

Taejongdae is a combination of blue ocean, cliff and thick forest.

Jeonju

Jeonju
Jeonju Beautiful village houses

The name means “Perfect Region”. Jeonju is an important tourist centre in South Korea. It’s even the 16th-largest city in South Korea. It’s also popular for its Korean food, historic buildings, sporting, and amazing festivals.

Main Attractions

Jeonju Hanok Village. A centre of Interest & Landmarks. Meanwhile, it’s home to an old shrine that contains Royal Portraits.

Gyeonggijeon Shrine. One of the top historic sites in South Korea where visitors can read about the Joseon dynasty in the English language.

Jeondong Catholic Church. A very popular religious Site where even the inside is also beautifully designed.

Nambu Market. It blooms with so many activities and even comes more alive by night. The cuisines here are superb.

Seoul

Seoul
Seoul

Officially the Seoul Special City. Indeed Seoul is the largest city in South Korea. It’s a one time ranked most livable city in the world with the highest quality of life. Moreover, it’s the business, technology, and financial hub of South Korea.

Main Attractions

Gyeongbokgung Palace. This was the first Royal palace built in Joseon Dynasty. Currently, it’s a historic museum site.

Bukhansan National Park. The grand sight peaks at 836 meters with features of rocky steps, slopes and forest trails.

Myeongdong Shopping Street. The neighbourhood is a point of interest in South Korea. This was the first modern commercial district in South Korea.

The War Memorial of Korea. The Military museum provides details about the military history of South Korea.

Jeju Island

Jeju Island
Jeju Island

Indeed, Jeju Island is the largest and most populous island in South Korea. Oftentimes, people refer to the island as ” the Hawaii of South Korea. In addition, one pivotal fact about Jeju Island is that tourism is an integral part of its economy.

Main Attractions

Udo Island. It’s a small island with historical importance also regarded as a classified national recreation area.

 Hamdeok Beach. A pristine beach with a display of artworks.

Manjanggul Cave. A UNESCO world heritage site with carefully preserved Lava tubes and caves.

Dongmun Market. For shopping and trading.

Upo Wetland

Upo Wetland 2
Upo Wetland

The wetland is the largest in South Korea. Upo wetland is an array of wetlands in Changnyeong County, South Korea. The wetland is a habitat for a number of plants (even rare and endangered species) mammals, fishes and birds.

Main Attractions

Many rare plants reside in the wetland. Some of the plants like the sweet flag and sangigarae feast on nutrients that cause water rot, hence, keeping the water inside the wetland clean.

Being more of a beautiful and clean lake, it provides water for rice and onion farmers.

Do you seek to experience it amazing sight of immigrants birds? You can visit during the winter.

Darangee

Darangee
Darangee Village road.

Daraengi village is a famous rice terrace in South Korea. This village is bases on the island of Namhae. The village sits on the hilltop looking over the ocean. In the village, small fields being cultivated by the natives is a common spectacle.

Main Attractions

Here, you can enjoy a stroll and take a coffee in many of its coffee shops.

Being one of the best rice locations, you can surely relax to enjoy a meal native to the Koreans.

You can also enjoy an outing on the available stunning beaches. Indeed, you can have a quick swim or can loll around on the immaculate beach.

Suwon

Suwon
Suwon

The city is the capital city of the most populous province in South Korea. Traditionally, it was given the name”The City of Filial Piety”. This large metropolis is a popular tourist destination in South Korea.

Main Attractions

Suwon is home to a very popular sports team. This includes football, baseball, basketball and volleyball.

Hwaseong Fortress. An exhibition display of 25 minutes showcases the military prowess of the land.

Samsung Innovation Museum. A science museum where visitors can enter even without an entry fee.

Hwahongmun Gate. One of two water gates in the Hwaseong Fortress.

Suwon magnificent world cup stadium.

Damyang 

Damyang
Damyang 

This location is one of the notable counties in South Korea. Also, famous local products in the region include bamboo goods and strawberries. Moreover, Damyang’s notable industry is tourism with Juknokwon as the pivotal bamboo groove.

Main Attractions

Juknokwon. A popular bamboo groove with eight trails. It was officially opened in 2003.

Metasequoia-lined Road. A beautiful road of about 5km in length.

Soswaewon Garden. The stunning garden with the harmonised trees and water bodies creates scenic and pleasant views.

Korea Bamboo Museum. The surroundings of the museum are attractive. It features a picturesque bamboo park, a small lush lake and a panoramic greenhouse.

Conclusion

In the end, when you practical experience the wonders of South Korea, you’ll certainly confess its glamour. Meanwhile, the information herein only gives you a glimpse into the plethora of luxury and wonders of the country. In order to further reinforce and ground your imagination about the land of South Korea, a real trip to the land is necessary.

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