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Gwangalli Beach

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Address: Gwangan-dong, Suyeong-gu, Busan, South Korea
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Phone Number: +82 10-6889-7818
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Fireworks!

I think this beach is better than Haeundae if you're not looking to go into the water. Buy some fireworks from the vendors and have your own pyrotechnic fest! It was a romantic... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 December 2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

I think this beach is better than Haeundae if you're not looking to go into the water. Buy some fireworks from the vendors and have your own pyrotechnic fest! It was a romantic place to be and you could feel as though Busan was the most magical place in the world. Don't go for the loud noisy places if you're... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

I could not enjoy the beach since that day coincided with the fireworks festival which was held there. there were so many people, even the street was closed and security everywhere. Too bad we didn't know about the festival, if we knew it we wouldn't bother to come.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

Nice beach for afternoon walks, relatively quiet (but maybe because I came during autumn) and also has a lovely view at night. The restaurant around it is also quite nice

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

Less crowded than Haeundae, great for sunrise/sunset or chilling with friends or a book at any point of the day.

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Thank Sha M
Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

One of the iconic beaches of Busan. It has a view of the twin diamond bridge. Good for a stroll with your loved ones. It’s walkable from Gwangan metro station too.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

Beautiful beach with an awesome view of the Gwangan Bridge especially during the night. There are a lot of seafood restaurant located along the bridge.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

The second best beach of busan west of haeundae and starting from the gwangalli bridge. It is like a half moon with a length of 1.5 km and clean sand.the alley has shops,night clubs, food courts and hotels all around. Good place for sun bathe and spending few hours at the beach

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Yamato, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

This is a beautiful beach in the day and a romantic one at night. It is so clean and not so crowded as in the other beaches in other countries. There's lots of eating places around and one must go walk around the many side streets that are around the beach to get a feel of the night life. Most... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Came on a rainy day though... do enjoy my food time here with greats coffee and dessert. It's not too hard to find, just get to Gwangan station #209, exit 3 or 5 and just walk straight for about 650m, you will reach the beach with amazing night view, just like rainbow bridge in Japan.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

Pleasant to stroll during day time; I'm sure it's more charming in the evening. Many cafes overlooking the beach; pick one and chill out

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