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Gwongeumseong Fortress

Seorak-dong, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 217-120, South Korea
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Seorak-dong, Sokcho, Gangwon-do 217-120, South Korea
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you don't want to go on a long hike and still want to enjoy the mountain views this is the place to go. The hike from the cable car is an easy 10 minutes and the views are stunning!

Thank eerieder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply breathtaking, we had a baby with us so no trekking and the cable car was a good option for the spectacular views. Do choose a clear day if possible as the views are really astounding.

Thank U C
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This is very nice place in national park Sorak. we were lucky with sunny weather so we could see North Korea from here.

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful scene you must visit in Korea, especially when you want to touch snow but the time is almost spring. be careful if you have young children or old people with you because the stone in the mountain is slippery because...More

Thank ira m
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Firstly, don't get your hopes up of seeing a fortress as I guess that is the name of the peak rather than indicating a structure. That said, this is a must see for anyone visiting the park. Whether you are an avid hiker, are young...More

Thank Darren H
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The scenery very great if you a landscape photographer u must visit here, many of beautiful scenery that u can get in here

Thank Yang C
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Easy to get just walk from the cable car station and you will get the Fortress with a nice view. It is crowded with lot of tourist but well manage.

Thank veraharbaugh
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Cable car experience is awesome, be careful while taking selfie at the top. It is crowded in public holidays, plan early to avoid crowd.

Thank siva prasad M
Reviewed 30 June 2016

There is a cable car that takes you to the top. There is also a hiking trail but we did not take it. The view going up in the cable car as well as from the top is quite magnificent and one should enjoy the...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 15 June 2016

The cable car ride to the "Fortress" is definitely the way to go - there is also a walking trail for the more adventurous/young/fit. Beautiful views from the peak. You can stay in the café/viewing area or walk 10 minutes to the peak. A photographer's...More

Thank Kid_U_Not58
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