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Borinara Hagwon Farm (보리나라 학원농장)

Borinara Hagwon Farm (보리나라 학원농장)

0m    18864     2020-09-24

158-6, Hagwonnongjang-gil, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do
+82-63-564-9897

Borinara Hagwon Farm is a large-scale barley farm that measures an extensive 561,983 m². It is the nation’s largest barley field. The farm has been seeing a flood of tourists and photographers since its recognition as a tourist-friendly farm. The farm has also featured in several media channels such as dramas, commercials, and films.

To entertain the growing number of visitors, the farm hosts the Green Barley Field Festival in spring and the Buckwheat Flower Festival in fall before the harvest season when the crops are at their peak. In addition to the festivals, visitors can also participate in various activities and buy souvenirs as well as local produce.

Birthplace of Baekje Buddhism (백제불교최초도래지)

Birthplace of Baekje Buddhism (백제불교최초도래지)

10.1 Km    7760     2020-04-28

203, Baekjemunhwa-ro, Yeonggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-350-4674

Unlike Goguryeo and Silla, Baekje's origin of Buddhism and how it spread had remained a mystery other than the story of how Indian monk Mirananta came to Yeonggwang and founded Bulgapsa Temple. In 1998, records were found stating that Monk Mirananta first set foot in Jwaudo Village in Beopseong-myeon, Yeonggwang in AD 384 after passing through Dongjin in China. Subsequently, the site has turned into an attraction in honor of the monk and the spread of Buddhism.

Gochang Dosoram Hermitage (도솔암(고창))

Gochang Dosoram Hermitage (도솔암(고창))

11.8 Km    3495     2020-08-25

294, Dosol-gil, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do
+82-63-564-2861

Dosoram Hermitage, along with Seonunsa Temple, is thought to have been built during the Baekje era (18 BC-AD 660). The temple is located inside of Seonunsa Temple on Dosolsan Mountain in Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do.

Yeonggwang Glory Tourism Hotel (영광글로리관광호텔)

Yeonggwang Glory Tourism Hotel (영광글로리관광호텔)

11.9 Km    2227     2019-08-06

74, Okdang-ro, Yeonggwang-eup, Yeonggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-351-8700

Yeonggwang Glory Tourism Hotel is comprised of 50 guestrooms and is conveniently located an 8-minute walk from the express bus terminal. It features a cozy and calm ambience suitable for families.

YeongGwang Country Club [Korea Quality] / 영광 컨트리 클럽 [한국관광 품질인증]

YeongGwang Country Club [Korea Quality] / 영광 컨트리 클럽 [한국관광 품질인증]

12.1 Km    2290     2020-09-10

1362-70, Haean-ro, Baeksu-eup, Yeonggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-350-2000

Yeonggwang Country Club in Yeonggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do is a 'golf-tel,' meaning most of the guests come here to play golf. It's a 3-story building with 15 guesthouses designed to be spacious and comfortable for golfers who may be tired after hours of golf. Except for the Standard Rooms, you can choose between 'ondol (floor-heated)' room and bedroom. All the rooms are furnished with a cooktop for the convenience of the guests. You can watch golf rounding from the room through the window. There are two seminar rooms – one big and the other small – with capacity of up to 80 people for a conference or a banquet.

Gochang Dolmen Museum (고창고인돌박물관)

Gochang Dolmen Museum (고창고인돌박물관)

12.1 Km    9160     2020-06-16

74, Goindolgongwon-gil, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do
+82-63-560-8666

At the Gochang Dolmen Museum, visitors can view diverse relics and learn about the Bronze Age and the dolmen (tomb, gravesite, etc.) cultures of the world. In addition to a variety of exhibition halls, the museum also features interactive exhibit spaces that help visitors further explore the main themes of the museum. There is also a mock-up of an ancient dugout hut where visitors may take photos. Outside the museum is the Bronze Age theme park, which features a life-size pre-historic village replica, a dolmen experience zone, and an exhibition zone displaying a representative memorial service from the Bronze Age.

Gusipo Haesu World (Gusipo Seawater World) (구시포 해수찜월드)

Gusipo Haesu World (Gusipo Seawater World) (구시포 해수찜월드)

12.2 Km    9830     2020-02-10

540, Jinamgusipo-ro, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do
+82-63-561-3324

The Gusipo Haesu World provides a diverse selection of jjimjilbang facilities. There is a “Haesuyakjjim (Medicinal Seawater Bath)” full-body bath, where special healthy ingredients are added to heated seawater. This is believed to effectively treat neuralgia, arthritis, and obesity.

This process extracts unnecessary substances from the skin, creating a more beautiful radiance. There are also other enjoyable facilities such as the indoor sand bathing room and a green tea spa.

Gamami Beach (가마미해수욕장)

Gamami Beach (가마미해수욕장)

12.2 Km    7638     2020-08-05

355, Gamami-ro, Yeonggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-350-5414

Located 24 kilometers west of Yeonggwang-eup, Gamami Beach was first opened in 1925. The beach is 1 kilometers in length and 200 meters in x_width, and has the shape of a half moon. Around 200 pine trees encompass the area and form a dense cozy forest. The water is only about 1 to 2 meters deep and its clear waters make it one of the three best beaches in the south-western part of Korea.
Small islands dot the sea in front of the beach and the view of the fishing boats drifting by is very peaceful. The sunset on the west gives off a different vibe from the sunrise of the east. Near the beach area there is a coastal drive way with a wonderful view of the coast. Dombaeseom Island, famous for ocean fishing, and Chilsando Island, which is named so because of the seven hills that are alike in shape, are lined up more or less in a row.

Baeksu Coastal Road (백수해안도로)

Baeksu Coastal Road (백수해안도로)

13.2 Km    4740     2020-11-26

Daesin-ri, Yeonggwang-gun, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-350-5600

Baeksu Coastal Road, a section of National Highway 77 and Provincial Highway 14, is one of the best scenic drives in Jeollanam-do. While driving on this road, one can encounter dynamically changing landscapes, including splendid rock formations along the coastal cliffs. The road is approximately 16.8 kilometers long, connecting Giryong-ri and Seokgumi Village in Baeksu-eup, Yeonggwang. The coastal road offers a great view of Chilsanbawi Rock, especially during the sunset.

Gochang Seonunsa Temple (선운사 (고창))

Gochang Seonunsa Temple (선운사 (고창))

13.9 Km    35652     2020-09-24

250, Seonunsa-ro, Asan-myeon, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do
+82-63-561-1422

Seonunsa Temple is known to have been built in year 577, the 24th year of King Wideok of the Baekje dynasty. It is the second head temple of Jogye Order in Jeollabuk-do. According to the temple's historical records, it was originally a very large temple with 87 hermitages and 3,000 monks. Today, only four hermitages remain: Dosolam, Chamdangam, Dongunam, and Seoksangam. In addition, the temple is home to 25 prestigious heritages, namely the Forest of Common Camellias, which is designated as Natural Monument No. 184. A festival dedicated to this forest is held every April.

Seonunsan Mountain - Jeonbuk National Geopark (선운산 (전북 서해안권 국가지질공원))

Seonunsan Mountain - Jeonbuk National Geopark (선운산 (전북 서해안권 국가지질공원))

14.6 Km    26683     2020-06-12

158-6, Seonunsa-ro, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do
+82-63-560-2699

Seonunsan Mountain is famous for its sunrise views at Nakjodae Cliff and Cheonmabong Peak. The mountain is mostly comprised of a hard volcanic rock, creating a landscape of sharp cliffs softened by the forest vegetation.

Dosolgyegok Valley (Seonunsan Mountain) (도솔계곡 (선운산))

13.9 Km    8644     2018-10-29

250, Seonunsa-ro, Asan-myeon, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do
+82-63-560-8681, +82-63-560-8687

Dosolgyegok valley is located in Mt. Seonunsan, Gochang-gun district. Seonunsan Mountain, which is also called Dosolsan Mountain, is known for its thick forests and intriguing rock formations. Traveling along the valley, one can come across many interesting sites such as Jinheungdonggul cave, Yongmundonggul cave, Nakjodae, and Cheonma peak. Dosolgyegok valley is also famous for being very deep, where the mountain and water fight each other and whirl around in a yin-yang shape. The green forests in the summer cover the valley beautifully, and the red leaves and white snow decorate the area in the fall and winter.