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Things to do in Gangwon Province

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Amusement Park
“an amusement park located in the Seoul metropolitan area The location accessibility and composition can be called the best amusement park in Korea. dozens of rides and year-rounds The daily parade, events and well-organized composition are inspiring. It is easily accessible anywhere in Seoul, and we often discount entrance fees, so let's find out about the benefits.”
  • 111 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“The full name of the facility, which includes the Convention and Exhibition Center plus an all-out shopping mall and hotel, is the Korea General Trade Center. But they are often called COEX. It is located in Gangnam and its size is huge. can solve almost everything from the inside. It is also very famous for including the best international convention center in South Korea.”
  • 105 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Korea's largest theme park It has collected all the play that can be imagined in Korea. Safari, rapid-flowing, snow sledding, skiing, art gallery, racing, swimming, accommodations, arcade. It's where you can achieve everything you imagine. The best amusement park in Korea with Lotte World. It is called Disneyland in Korea.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Trail
“The Olympic Park is located in the city center, providing citizens with a rest area as well as renting facilities and venues for various games, large concerts and events. Gymnastics Stadium, fencing stadium, weightlifting stadium, swimming pool and tennis court, where 88 Olympic Games were held, are international in size and have multipurpose facilities, making them suitable for various sports, small and large-scale events and performances.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Landmark
“It is the sixth tallest building in the world, the third highest in Asia, and the first tallest building in Korea. Luxury mall, shopping mall, and entertainer mall. A variety of performances are held. One of the landmarks representing the Republic of Korea.”
  • 48 locals recommend
Island
“Nami Island has attracted millions of visitors from all around the world, but not all are Winter Sonata fans”
  • 11 locals recommend
Park
“The Garden of Morning Calm is a horticulture garden designed by horticultural harmony with the beautiful gardens of Korea. It has a variety of distinctive gardens and can also enjoy forest bathing under dense pine forests, providing rest areas for urbanites. The garden, with 20 themes, is connected to a beautifully cultivated lawn, flower beds and a natural walkway. In particular, Ha-jonggwon, which describes Geumsugangsan Mountain in Korea as the most beautiful place on the Korean Peninsula, is the place that attracts tourists the most. Also, you can see more than 5,000 kinds of plants including 300 kinds of Baekdu Mountain.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Buddhist Temple
“One of the old & famous temple(Bongeunsa station) next to Samsung COEX mall”
  • 31 locals recommend
Lake
“Seokchon Lake is located near Lotte World Tower and the scenery of all seasons is beautiful. The view at night is more beautiful. There are nice cafes and various restaurants around. 석촌호수는 롯데월드타워에 가까이 위치하고 있으며 사계절 경치가 아름답다. 밤에 보는 경치가 더욱 아름답다. 주변에 멋진카페와 먹거리가 있다.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Aquarium
“Introduction The COEX Aquarium is comprised of 183 display tanks and 90 breeding tanks with 3,500 tons of water volume, making it a large-scaled aquarium. It houses 40,000 sea creatures, which come from 650 different species divided into 16 themed zones. In particular, the highest number of sharks and the largest variety of species in Korea are living in the aquarium. An open-top water tank releasing anions in addition to 20 rest areas make this tourist site in the heart of Gangnam, Seoul a perfect healing place for local and international visitors. Structure Size Whole area 14,350㎡ Facilities area 9,256㎡ Tanks - 183 display tanks, 90 breeding tanks Water volume – approximately 3,500 tons Creatures - 40,000 sea creatures from approximately 650 different species Program Information * Refer to the website Subsidiary Facilities Nursing room, storage, café, Gallery Aqua Admission / Participation Fees Individuals: Adults 28,000 won / Teenagers 25,000 won / Children 22,000 won / Seniors 20,000 won * Infants under 36 months offered free admission when accompanied by one parent. * Proof required (i.e. birth certificate or passport) Pets Not allowed Credit Cards Accepted Accepted Parking Facilities B2 - B4 levels – COEX Mall (4,800 spaces) * Enter the parking lot from the North Gate of COEX Mall Reservations Groups of 15 people or more required to inquire in advance * Inquiries for group visitors: +82-2-700-7300 Homepage coexaqua.co.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)”
  • 12 locals recommend
Park
“This is where I have visited to walk since I was little. It has zoo, botanical garden, theme park and green grass. They usually have lots of activities indoor-outdoor for family. Recommend you for the morning walk to watch the local people starting a day with an exercising there. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Aquarium
“The aquarium located in the basement of Lotte World World Tower. A total of 5,200 tons of fish are on display for 650 species Ocean in the City with Korea's longest underwater tunnel It is very accessible with Lotte World Tower.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Nature
“You could have kings' big cemeteries from Chosun Dynasty in the middle of big garden looks like jungle with full of fresh air ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Place of Worship
“[Naksan Temple] 낙산사에 들렀다가 낙산해수욕장으로 가는 코스도 좋아요~ You can see the huge Buddha creature facing the ocean.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Historic Site
“106km, 2 hours from Suseonjae address: 24 Yulgok-ro 3139beon-gil, Gyeongpo-dong, Gangneung, Gangwon-do Ojukheon in Gangneung, Kangwon, South Korea, is the place where the most prominent Korean Confucian scholar of the Joseon Dynasty Yi I and his mother Shin Saimdang were born. The background of South Korean 5,000 Won note is Ojukheon.Wikipedia”
  • 9 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Korean folk village you can see the hundreds years ago in Korean traditional town how was it look like.”
  • 11 locals recommend

Top restaurants

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“초당동에 순수바닷물로 간을 맞춰만든 순두부마을로 유명한 곳 식당이 워낙많아 사람들이 많고 차가많은 곳으로 선택하면 후회하지는 않을 것임.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“강릉에 오시면 순두부 한번쯤은 드셔보셔도 좋을듯 저는 개인적으로 동화가든 짬뽕 뭐시기보다는 깔끔한 순두부가 더 맛있네요 직접 간수로 순두부 만드신거라 더 부드럽고 맛나네요”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“춘천구봉산에 위치한 산토리니에서 춘천의 야경을 보며 식사와 커피를 즐 길 수 있어요. 구봉산에 식사 할 수 있는 곳 : - 양식 : 산토리니, 델모니코스, 탑플레이스 까페 - 빵공장 :빵이 독특하고 맛있는 까페 - ”
  • 4 locals recommend
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