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Things To Do in Sokcho-si

Seoraksan National Park
4.5/5
173 Reviews
National Park
Mountain
_We***02We came here for hiking and for temple stay. Unfortunately the two days were raining heavily due to the passing typhoon, so it was a wet blanket to me. The park is very big and not possible to cover within a day. Every mountain is managed by a temple and you can opt for temple stay and join in their program. Will visit this place again.
Abai Village
4.4/5
94 Reviews
M38***13It’s been more than 20 years since I wanted to come to this TV for shooting childhood memories, blue life and death. Time is really killing pigs! Mainly small restaurants and small cafes, you can spend a relaxing morning here.
Sokcho Beach
4.4/5
91 Reviews
Bathhouse
Beach
M38***13Sokcho Beach is famous for having Song Hye Kyo and Song Seung Heon's "Blue Love of Life and Death". The filming location of "Blue Life and Death" is Abai Village. There are various translated versions on the Internet. Aba Village and Abai Village. Because of the greater influence of TV dramas, it also attracts many tourists. Now there are restaurants and gift shops on both sides of the main road in the village. The shopkeepers use large posters of Song Hye Kyo and Song Seung Heon's "Blue Life and Death" to attract tourists at the door.
Sinheungsa Temple
4.3/5
64 Reviews
Temple
小思文Xinxing Temple is also a very simple temple. This place is very good. The ancient temple is also a very unique place. The entire space is not very large, and you can see many different contents. The temple is also nice.
Seorak Waterpia
4.5/5
42 Reviews
Ornamental Hot spring
小思文Seoraksan Hot Spring Resort is the largest hot spring resort area in Sokcho. Many people in this city love the hot springs here. It is very easy to visit here. Just prepare your own clothes and buy some supplies. convenient.
Sokcho Lighthouse Observatory
4.5/5
54 Reviews
Observation Deck
Lighthouse
M38***13Sokcho Lighthouse Observatory is one of the eight scenic spots in Sokcho. The observatory is a white building with a romantic style. Visitors can climb to the observation deck for free from the iron ladder erected on the mountain. The Sokcho Lighthouse Observatory on the top of the mountain is a place where you can see Sokcho City, Seorak Mountain and the East Sea at a glance. It is also a great place to enjoy the sunrise. There is a telescope on the observatory, which can see the scenery of Seorak Mountain, the East Sea and Sokcho City, which attracts many tourists to come and play.

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Seorak Sunrise Park
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Sokcho Expo Tower
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Gatbae Boat
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Baekdamsa
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Sokcho-si
Sokcho-si is a beautiful coastal city located in the northeast of the Gangwon-Do province of South Korea. The city was the part of North Korea from 1945 till the end of the Korean War. The city is surrounded by a water body from two sides, that enhances the beauty of the Sokcho city. The city is a major tourist hub, famous all around the world for its history, culture, national parks, natural beauty, and local cuisine. The city is a popular gateway to the famous Seoraksan National Park and Sokcho Beach. Other than beaches and parks, there are a lot of things to do in Korea which you can explore on your trip.
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Sokcho-si Weather

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May 13, 2021
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12 ~ 17
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Partly Sunny
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Weather Forecast and Travel Tips for Sokcho-si
May 13, 2021 Sokcho-si Weather:Mostly Sunny, Northeasterly Wind:0-10 kph, Humidity:69%, Sunrise/Sunset:05:17/19:27
Sokcho-si Driving:Suitable, Running:Suitable, Cycling:Suitable

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