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Yeosu Ocean Railbike (여수해양레일바이크)

Yeosu Ocean Railbike (여수해양레일바이크)

0m    14496     2020-09-22

187, Mangyang-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-652-7882

Yeosu Ocean Railbike is comprised of a 3.5-kilometer open track that follows the rocky coast of Yeosu. The track takes passengers along the coastal line through the open air and a tunnel course at a leisurely pace. The track and rail bikes are designed to please the eyes of passengers as well as ensure safety and comfort.

Manseong-ri Black Sand Beach (만성리 검은모래해변)

Manseong-ri Black Sand Beach (만성리 검은모래해변)

575m    10133     2020-08-04

15-1, Manseongni-gil, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-659-3966

Manseong-ri Black Sand Beach is located 3 kilometers to the north along the coastal road from Yeosu EXPO Station. The beach, 540 meters in length and 25 meters in x_width, has an average water temperature of 25 degrees Celsius. The black sand is said to help blood circulation and remove toxins from the body.

Yeosu Expo Station (여수엑스포역)

Yeosu Expo Station (여수엑스포역)

1.9 Km    19181     2016-12-23

2, Mangyang-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-663-7788

Yeosu Station began operations on December 25, 1930 as an ordinary station on the new railway connecting Gwangju and Yeosu. Later, the site was used as a venue for Yeosu World Expo, so the station was moved to Deokchung-dong and renamed as Yeosu Expo Station on October 1, 2011.

Hanhwa Aqua Planet Yeosu (아쿠아플라넷 여수)

Hanhwa Aqua Planet Yeosu (아쿠아플라넷 여수)

2.9 Km    16713     2020-08-27

61-11, Odongdo-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-660-1111

Hanhwa Aqua Planet Yeosu, opened in 2012 with the Yeosu World Expo, is the second largest aquarium in Korea and is a landmark of the southern region with a record of about 1 million visitors every year. There are approximately 34,000 marine animals of about 280 species including rare animals such as beluga (white whale) and baikal seal.

Venezia Hotel & Resort Yeosu [Korea Quality] / 여수 베네치아 호텔앤리조트 [한국관광 품질인증/Korea Quality]

Venezia Hotel & Resort Yeosu [Korea Quality] / 여수 베네치아 호텔앤리조트 [한국관광 품질인증/Korea Quality]

3.0 Km    29     2020-12-28

61-13, Odongdo-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-660-9100

Yeosu Venezia Hotel & Resort, located 5 minutes from Yeosu Expo Station, is also located in the center of abundant Yeosu attractions such as Odongdo Island, Hanhwa Aqua Planet, and marine cable cars. With a total of 343 rooms all having an ocean view, visitors can comfortably admire the sea from their room. Few of the rooms, including Business Double, Family Twin, and Suite, offer in-room cooking and have high-quality home appliances such as luxurious beddings and stylers, which has high satisfaction from family tourists to business travelers. In addition, the roof-top hot water Cinema Pool, which uses natural deep ocean water 1,000 meters below ground, provides a special experience of playing in the water and enjoying movies together, while overlooking the waters off Yeosu. Along with other various entertainment facilities such as kids cafe, screen golf, arcade, fitness, and karaoke.

Matthieu Yeosu (마띠유호텔 여수)

Matthieu Yeosu (마띠유호텔 여수)

3.0 Km    4456     2019-04-09

20, Odongdo-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-662-3131~2

‘Matthieu’ means ‘a gift from god’. Matthieu Hotel – Yeosu is located in front of Yeosu-Expo Station and the venue for Yeosu Expo and Odong-do Island. Visitors can also visit nearby tourist attractions, such as Chungminsa Temple, Jinnamgwan Hall, Gosodae, Yi Sun-sin plaza, Admiral Yi Sun-sin-related historical sites and more, suitable for a historical trip.

The hotel is a great place to stay for visitors wishing to visit the Yeosu Expo, comprised of BIG-O show, digital gallery, sky tower, aqua planet and Odongdo Island, a paradise of camellia flower and beautiful sunset and sunrise viewing point. In addition, there is a pretty garden on the roof top, perfect as a healing area to get rid of the fatigue of travel and enjoy the view of South Sea and the city.

DUBAI MOTEL [Korea Quality] / 두바이 모텔 [한국관광 품질인증]

DUBAI MOTEL [Korea Quality] / 두바이 모텔 [한국관광 품질인증]

3.1 Km    3110     2020-09-09

55, Orim 4-gil, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-652-5000 / +82-61-652-8359

Dubai Motel is located in Yeosu, Jeollanam-do, which is famous for the beach and the ocean. It’s also where the International Exposition Yeosu Korea 2012 was held. It’s conveniently located right in front of Yeosu Passenger Terminal and is within a 20-minute ride from Yeocheon Station and Yeosu Airport. The 8-story building has a total of 42 Standard, Deluxe, and Ondol (Korean-style floor-heated) Rooms. The Deluxe Rooms are furnished with a sofa, and they can accommodate 5 ~ 7 people. Nearby tourist destinations include Geomundo Island, Baekdo Island, Odongdo Island, Yeojaman Bay where you can experience a mud flat, and Hyangiram Hermitage that offers a great view of the sunrise as well as Jinnamgwan Hall and Dolsandaegyo Bridge, the historical sites of Admiral Yi Sun-sin. Popular local delicacies include Seodaehoe(sliced raw tongue sole), Dolsan leaf mustard kimchi, Korean set menu with marinated crab, grilled oysters, and grilled belted beard grunt.

Samhakjip(삼학집)

Samhakjip(삼학집)

3.2 Km    9     2020-11-19

66, Odongdo-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-662-0261

A restaurant with over 70 years of tradition in Yeosu. The best menu at this restaurant is sliced raw tongue sole salad. This seafood restaurant is located in Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do.

Expo Ocean Park (엑스포해양공원)

Expo Ocean Park (엑스포해양공원)

3.4 Km    13728     2019-11-13

1, Bangnamhoe-gil, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-1577-2012

Expo Ocean Park offers waterfront walking paths for strolls along the sea. Visitors can also take part in dynamic marine leisure sports programs or watch the multimedia BIG-O Show. In addition, the establishment offers facilities such as exhibition halls and seminar rooms that can hold both international and small scale meetings or events.

Chungminsa Temple (여수충민사)

1.9 Km    7799     2020-03-17

52-23 Chungminsa-gil, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-690-2036

Nestled at the foot of Maraesan Mountain (alt. 385.2 m), Chungminsa Temple (Historic Site No. 381) was built by Lee Sieon (unknown - 1624), and was commissioned by Lee Hangbok (1556-1618) after the Imjinwaeran War (Japanese Invasion) upon King Seonjo's (1601) command. The shrine was forced to be demolished by Japan in 1919, and only two sections remained. In 1947, they were then rebuilt by local residents in the end. It was designated as Historical Site No. 381 on June 1, 1993.

* Chungminsa Hamabi (stone statue)
At the entrance of Chungminsa Temple, Hamabi (stone stuatue) is set up with a 1.4 m-x_height, 42 cm-x_width, and 10 cm-thickness, with the word "Hamabi" written on the stone, meaning "expressing one's respect", and in front of the palace is a Confucian shrine, the birthplace of the sages that symbolizes the temple's significance. This stone used to be 100 m away but was moved to its current site when a detour road was built.

Hotel Chambord (샹보르 관광호텔)

3.1 Km    8998     2016-09-30

20, Gonghwanam 2-gil, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do

Hotel Chambord is located in Yeosu-si in the beautiful province of Gyeonggi-do. Guests can enjoy quality services and facilities at the hotel while observing the fine scenery.

Odongdo Island (오동도)

3.5 Km    40191     2020-12-11

222, Odongdo-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-659-1819

Despite being an island off the coast, visitors can simply walk along the breakwater installed from Yeosu Port all the way to Odongdo Island. There are 70 species of wild flowers that flourish here, a hill commemorating the plantation of the very first tree and a spacious grassy field making this place great for ecological education.

Odongdo Island of Yeosu is one of the most spectacular spots to appreciate camellias. The camellias on Odongdo Island begin to bloom in November and color the entire island in scarlet until April the following year. Indeed, during this period the entire island looks like a huge camellia blossom. The promenade that stretches across the entire island is popular dating spot among couples.