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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 1 week ago

Absolutely stunning views. Very easy to access by public transport. Loads of trek courses to choose, with clear signage and information to make your choice. Fill up your water bottle at the tourist information centre, or have your lunch at the many food stores( quite...More

Thank EuniceTen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this National park! Take bus 7 or 7-1 from Sokcho bus station which gets you to the main entrance. They run about every fifteen minutes. We hiked here for three days and could have happily done another. There is a fantastic coffee place that...More

1  Thank tamaletown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Seoraksan national park is by far my favorite place to visit in Korea. It has many trails for all levels. Even a visit to the main plaza is worth a visit!

Thank eerieder
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Visited this place once in winter many years ago & this time in summer. It provides a totally different view and feel to it. Moreover since it's de low season we could take our time to snap all the photos we want. It requires a...More

1  Thank poisonousapple
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Very peaceful place. I highly recommend going to this place. There's a cable car going up the mountain. Great views at the top. We also hiked the mountain top. Kinda slippery because of the melted snow. If you want to hike to the top, use...More

Thank mrecs
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We hiked the Seoraksan Mountain and it gave us an awe view from the top of the mountain. You can choose to hike from below or to take the cable car up. It's really windy up there so I wouldn't personally advise anyone to bring...More

Thank cattyrawrs
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Really nice hike. We did ulsanbawi which was about 4 hours in total up and down. There are buses while go from the city to the national park every 10 minutes. Definitely recommend this place.

1  Thank Peter K
Reviewed 7 June 2017

beautiful nature, highly recommend this place. but sadly when i hiked the ulsanbawi, the view blocked by the heavy fog. but still nice and enjoyable hike

Thank chakrawras
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We (4 friends, 25 y/o) did a 2 day hike in Seoraksan Park and made it to the highest peak. Nature is outstanding: clear water streams, beautiful mountains, amazing sunrise around 5am. It was a very safe hike, there were quite a lot of stairs,...More

Thank lisanne_s91
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This park is really stunning. It is so green now in late May. The giant Buddha statue is great. Many people are hiking. Take a ride on the cable car. Stop and have lunch (the margherita pizza was great!). There's a nice gift shop by...More

Thank dixiepeach
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Judy P
6 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
Dianne M
27 June 2017|
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Response from Margreet B | Reviewed this property |
Dear Dianne, Let's first say that South-Korea is a very developed country with millions of people who are well-equiped weekend-hikers. Second Seoraksan Park is a place where you can find al lot of nice spots, wether you are... More
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Arya D
13 May 2017|
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Response from NuLuL | Reviewed this property |
I don't really have a answer but I did some research to help you. You can take bus at Chuncheon Express bus terminal. Then, you'll be arriving at Sokcho express terminal. You may take a subway from Gapyeong station to... More