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Omokdae and Imokdae

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Address: Gyo-dong, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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A bit of walking needed

Do wear shoes that are not slippery as if it rain some areas are a bit hard to walk . Some stairs needed to be climbed here

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 October 2016
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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Omokdae and Imokdae are located within a stone's throw away from the Hanok village. Just a short climb of stairs will get you to Omokdae first, which offers a stunning view of Jeonju's hanok village. We also stumbled by a 100-year old cafe at the foot of Omokdae! Very impressed with the history of the city here.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This attraction involves lots of walking, hiking and climbing up and going down stairs...if you're up to the challenge, there's a good site of the Hanok Village from here...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Do wear shoes that are not slippery as if it rain some areas are a bit hard to walk . Some stairs needed to be climbed here

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

A little hike up and away from the Jeonju Hanok Village, you will be rewarded with the nice view over the traditional house dotted downhill.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

its worth a walk.. if you reach it via the trails its a little bit like sentosa trails. but you can see nive views of jeonju as you walk up. just when you feel abit stretched you will have arrive at the top n there's is their korea pavilion for you to sit n relax among this secluded clearing... you... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

A short walk leads you to the top of the hill with nice views of the village. It doesn't take long and is fairly easy. Night time allows for some pretty views! Seemed very safe even at night!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

We visited Omokdae and Imokdae recently and learned the story behind these two structures. It was interesting to see how each of these came to be. They help reflect a part of the very interesting history of Korea. Next to these attractions are signage that explains, in English, why these structures exist. Take a few minutes while you're in Jeonju... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014 via mobile

U can see murals when u walking there. many cute drawings in the street. So u must walk by 이목대

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014

We went hiking around the area and the climbing was straight up. We got some good views and the exercise was good. It was difficult (without reading Korean) to follow the maps (and a bit frustrating).

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Kajang , Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014

You have to walk some stairs up to the Omokdae but once you reach the peak, all the hard work is worth-ed it. You can watch the whole hanok village from here which is really pretty. Imokdae is the other side from Omokdae, Just ask around if you can't find it. People here are really friendly.

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