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Seoraksan National Park

Sokcho, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Sokcho, Gangwon-do, South Korea
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seoraksan National Park is a large area, about 398.2km2 and spread to 4 cities. Many hiking trails in this park. Yongso waterfall hiking course(1hr, 3.2km) is one of the easiest and shortest, but it has scenic advantage. Usually people trek this course from Yaksuteo Hiking...More

Thank Iswanto P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic this place! Something to do for everyone.... Buddhist monasteries, restaurants, cable car, short walk to waterfalls, etc.... And best of all, serious hiking on many routes, all very well maintained. Watching the sunrise from the summit is sooooo impressive and unforgettable.

Thank Octavian F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Seoraksan National Park is a very beautiful place to walk or hike around. so many things to see at the national park, Many trails for you to hike and ride the cable car to the mountain. Amazing view at Seoraksan National Park.

Thank EricMiri
Reviewed 1 week ago

you need to wear a appropriate attire here. its basically, literally hiking. you can ride the cable car and see the amazing view already. but if you want even better view, go up more and see ur self. its worth it. also they have a...More

Thank Ct_siti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drove to Seoraksan from Seoul with my parents. Make sure you're equipped with a good GPS. Went in July 2017 - hot days and heavy rains! If you're heading for the Buddha and the cable car - use the cable car location on your GPS....More

1  Thank AATrip1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My itinerary was set to 2N3D to explore Sokcho inlcuding Seoraksan National Park. Sokcho alone (excluding Seoraksan) already has a lot to offer. But this place is HUUUUGE! There is a lot to do here! I definitely need to go back and plan a longer...More

1  Thank sugarhighness
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must go place in the area. The actual main reason of going to Sokcho. Good place for hiking but also a good place to enjoy for a short time by using the cable car. The view never lets you down and the fancy cafes...More

Thank SShangho
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delightful moment trekking around the parc and visiting the different temples and rivers. Unfortunately, the rain stopped us 1.8km from the top. Who knows, better luck tomorrow? You have need to come.

Thank nicodvisor
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Mount Seorak as part of a tour and even though the weather was on and off rain, it was still enjoyable! We saw the reunification Buddha and is it big! There was also Shinheungsa Temple which was interesting and then caught the cable...More

Thank EllieandSherlock
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The park is beatiful and big - lots of routes to choose from. There's also a cable car going to one of the mountains. Wonderful nature and view of the surrounding mountains and you can also see the ocean from up there! Close to the...More

3  Thank Taransee
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joanne r
18 September 2017|
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Response from J H | Reviewed this property |
You can go alone, but there are often tours, look at "Trazy" online. I think they have something going on. The leaves should be turning at the time you will be here. There are busses that run out that way, but I'm not sure... More
Elsa J
9 September 2017|
Response from Taransee | Reviewed this property |
I don't think people usually hire guides for the park trekking, the routes are quite well signed and most of the people travel on their own. Also the park closes in the evening, so it would probably be best to find... More
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Judy P
5 July 2017|
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Response from NibbanAh | Reviewed this property |
Taxis are cheap in Korea - or should be if they are honest. yes there are buses and the often, times are shown at the bus stand. They come relatively frequently but cannot be sure exactly to tell you. Last we checked it... More