20 Places to Visit in South Korea
1.King STomb of King Suro
King STomb of King Suro (수로왕릉) was the founder of the Gimhae Kim family. The tomb of King Suro (Gimhae Gaya Royal Tomb of Kim Suro) or the first king of Geumkhan Kaya or the Kaya Kingdom has the same name as Kim Soo, who is the founder of Gek smoke kaya. In the southeast region of Korea, according to legend, it is said that God is one of the six sons born from the eggs from the sky In the golden bowl wrapped in red cloth, the god Zuro was the first male king to set up the kingdom, the Kaya kingdom itself. In the legend, it is said that the wife of the god Zuro, who is the wife of Hwang Ho. Which she was a princess from India in Ayodhya Which she gave to India and Korea to trade with each other according to the myth that the god Zuro was born from egg.
2. Hapcheon Temple
Hapcheon Temple (해인사 (합천) is a Mahayana Buddhist temple that has location of the largest Tripitaka cabinet. This temple was first built in the Chilla dynasty in 1346, corresponding to the reign of King Achan. The 40th King, with 2 monks returning from China. This temple was burned in the year 1817 and was restored in 1818. This temple has been burned in the year 2360 and has been restored in the year 2361. This temple and the Tripitaka cabinet became a world heritage site in 1995. The Haina temple was established. Registered as a World Heritage Site under the name “Chang Gyeong, Panjon of Hae Ina Temple The location of the wooden mold collection of the Korean version of the Tripitaka “from UNESCO At the 19th World Heritage Committee meeting in 1995 in Berlin Germany with the requirements and criteria for being considered a World Heritage Site.
3. Geoje prison camp park
Geoje prison camp park (P.O.W Camp) in Gyeongsangnam-do, Geoje-si, 계룡로 61, South Korea is the prisoner station that have long history. The stories of the war are North Korea and South Korea were attack then North Korean soldiers were defeated in the war. There were quarantined in this area with simulating various events and weapons museum. The Park of Geojedo, P.O.W Camp was built to hold prisoners during the Korean War. Out of a total of 170,000 prisoners of war, 20,000.
4. Lotte Dong Duty Free in Busan
Lotte Dong Duty Free in Busan is a diverse shopping area that including more than 550 famous brand shops, clothing brands, international fashion brands, sports equipment, cosmetics, toy stores for children, Lego shops such as MCM, Coach, Lancom and more. There are also specialty stores that are local products with good quality and cheap Meet the needs.
5. Hadong City
Hadong City (Hadong County or Hadong-gun) is is a county in South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. Contents with history, green tea plant, development area, produce Hadong Wild Tea. Nowadays this Korea’s famous tea plantation city is an art which showing the wisdom that has been inherited for a long time Koreans have said that tea helps increase sensuality for the senses.
The five things were motivated by the difficult sound of the boiling teapot The water started to be a light green color that was absorbed from the tea leaves in hot water. Fragrant smell A warm touch with a curved shape of a teacup. And a delicate tongue In order to create the most fragrant smell and benefits from tea leaves, as the tea drinkers accept, the same tea leaves should go through three screening steps. At least, Thung Cha Pa in Hwa Jae-Mien, Ha Dong, Khiang Sang-Do (Hwagae-myeon, Hadong, Gyeongsangnam-do), around the end of April, after the cherry blossom that has blossomed and faded The area along the Hwa Jaecheon Stream, between the Hwaejae and Sangkea temples, the forest tea tree begins to branch out and gives a pleasant aroma. The water at dawn that floats around the valley and the rain and the surface condition is complete. Suitable for growing tea In this area, tea has been specially designated to be a tribute, especially to the Rajanikul, since the Koryo era until the Joseon era. Dong Dae Mountain Dew Festival is held in Sangkea Temple in May.
6. Busan International Film Festival
BIFF (Busan International Film Festival) is the center for international film events known as “Busan Film Festival” started in 1996. Currently, there will be a film festival in September or November of every time In this area is still full of shops And many shopping centers. The Busan International Film Festival held annually in Haeundae-gu, Busan (also Pusan), South Korea.
Insa-dong (인사동) located at Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea. Insa-dong is another hip area. Seoul’s famous district Come to visit this road, eat all the shopping. Because it is a famous neighborhood, the old district is a cultural road with a lot of old antique products. There are both cheap souvenir shops, as well as many souvenirs, and that is not to be missed. Famous malls and tourists are popular shopping malls. Samsamziegil (쌈지길) will take a walk to shop, eat, and go to this area.
8. Gamekol Son Wangmandu
Gamekol Son Wangmandu (골손 왕만두 남대문 본점) located at 60-2 Namchang-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea. The Restaurant is open from 08.00-20.00. The shop close every Sunday. From Myeong-dong Station on the subway, take the Blue Line 4 subway to Hoehyeon Station. Walk out of the station just 100 meters. The shop is very easy to find. Because it is a shop that has a lot of people to buy queue Is a shop selling dumplings open for sale in the morning, so the pork buns are full of freshness every day. The filling of the pork, highlight the delicious taste Not expensive stores, both dumplings and dumplings.
9. Tongin Ancient market
Tongin Ancient market in Seoul, South Korea. The market located at 18 Jahamun-ro 15-gil, Tongin-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South and open from 7.00 am – 21.00 pm. Tongin Market is another old market in Seoul. Near the neighboring land Built since 1941, it is considered the Street Food, a delicious food center that is worth visiting in Seoul. Popular among Koreans, such as Stockbok, Thawee, Kim, Sei, Stir-fried Korean vermicelli, Fried pork, Kimchi etc. Food in a tray of rice Or that the Koreans call Dosirak but have to exchange ancient coins to buy food It’s like exchanging coupons to buy food in our home. Which points to exchange coins Will be at the end of the market 5,000 won (150 Thai baht) will receive 10 coins, 1 ancient coin will be 500 won (15 Thai baht) can choose 5 foods and 1 food, use 2 coins will equal 1,000 won (30 Thai baht) and before going to exchange coins.
10. Taeguekdo Village
Kamchon Cultural Village Also known as Taeguekdo Village (감천문화마을), has been named as the Santorini of Korea. Is a community that is only 30 minutes away from Busan Chagalchi Market and another interesting place for people visiting Busan. The streets here are decorated with graffiti images. Many houses are converted into studios and galleries. But many people still really have people living This place is famous for being the location of the famous Running Man program in Korea.
11. Oryukdo Skywalk Observation
Oryukdo Skywalk Observation deck located at 137 Oryuk-doro, Yongho-dong, Nam-gu, Busan, South Korea. The Sky Walk is glass walk with one of the most beautiful sea view spots in Busan.
12. Bulguksa Temple
Bulguksa is located on the slopes of Mount Toham. It is a head temple of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism and encompasses seven National treasures of South Korea, including the Dabotap and Seokgatap stone pagodas, Cheongun-gyo, and two gilt-bronze statues of Buddha. This is the main temple of the Silla kingdom since the year 535. This temple is very beautiful and perfect. Until being selected as a World Cultural Heritage from UNESCO in 1995, making it a major tourist destination in Gyeongju. In which each year there will be many tourists visiting this important temple Even during the autumn season, it is considered a popular tourist destination.
13. Observing Songdae Built
Observing Songdae Built at the time of the Sontok Dynasty Silla which is estimated to be from the 7th century BC, with stone-built layers stacked together In the form of a bottle With a height of 9.4 meters, considered to be an old-fashioned observatory in the eastern hemisphere and showing the technology that is quite advanced of the Korean people since ancient times With the general condition of the observatory that is still in good condition for a long time.
14. Okgol Village
Okgol Village is a traditional Korean village. This is the clan village of the Gyeongju Choi located in the east of Daegu, South Korea. Old villages of nobles and aristocracy Of the Joseon Dynasty era Was built in 1630 by the Choi family, the ancient family of Daegu Located in the area of Phakong San Mountain.
15. Nampodong Street
Nampodong Street or Nampodong Market which is like Myungdong in Seoul. Because it is a shopping center for many products in the center of Busan This place is full of shops for the shoppers to enjoy. Street brands, various brands Was quoted here as in Seoul near the shopping street There is a street called BIFF Street, which is used to organize the Busan International Film Festival or Busan. International Film Festival (BIFF) known worldwide Which is filled with many theaters.
16. E-WORLD amusement park
E-WORLD amusement park in South Korea’s and it’s the third largest theme park. There are many players challenging you to try the heart temples such as Sky Jump, Roller Coaster, Ballon Race, Water Fall Plaza, Haunted House, etc. There are also seasonal flowers such as tulip gardens, European style gardens.
17. Nurimaru APEC House
Nurimaru APEC House in the venue for the APEC Leadership Conference in 2005 to study the history and see the most beautiful scenery of Busan as a circular glass building. Located to the west of the beach Haeundae on the peninsula covered with forest You will see modern buildings and beautiful views of Gwangan Bridge and the coast of Busan.
18. Deogyusan Mountain National Park
Deogyusan Mountain National Park was established as a park since 1975. The National Park with territories covering 4 provinces together. The ridge is long since the peak. Hyangjeokbong of Bukdeogyusan mountain to Namdeogyusan mountain, about 17.5 kilometers and 1,200 meters high in Dog Yusan National Park, has many famous tourist attractions, including Baekryeonsa Temple, ski resort and beautiful nature. Therefore, this park has people traveling all year round.
19. Songdo G-Tower
Songdo G-Tower is one of the important buildings in Songdo, allows you to take 360-degree views of the city around Songdo. The Songdo G-Tower located at 175, Art center-daero, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, South Korea. G-Tower is a 33-floor, 150-metre skyscraper currently Completed. Inside there are lots of international organizations, restaurants, banks and post office.
20. Imjin Quak Park
Imjin Quak Park or the Korean War Memorial Garden. The park was built to pacify those who emigrated from North Korea during the Korean War. Here there is a train called Iron horse wants to run Is a symbol of the railways connecting North and South Korea Which was cut off from each other At war In addition, the garden also has pressure An altar built for the refugees to bow in the direction of the ancestral tombs. And the Independence Bridge Recently opened for tourists to visit in 50 years.