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Hanhwa Aqua Planet Yeosu (아쿠아플라넷 여수)

Hanhwa Aqua Planet Yeosu (아쿠아플라넷 여수)

0m    16962     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]

282m    345     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.

Samhakjip(삼학집)

Samhakjip(삼학집)

320m    60     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.

Matthieu Yeosu (마띠유호텔 여수)

Matthieu Yeosu (마띠유호텔 여수)

372m    4758     2021-02-17

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

Matthieu Yeosu is located in front of Yeosu-Expo Station and the venue for the Yeosu Expo. Nearby tourist attractions include 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 Yeosu Expo Park, complete with the BIG-O show, digital gallery, Sky Tower, and Aqua Planet. Odongdo Island, a paradise of camellia flowers and a beautiful sunset and sunrise viewing point, is also very popular. In addition, the rooftop features a garden, perfect for enjoying the view of the South Sea and the city.

Expo Ocean Park (엑스포해양공원)

Expo Ocean Park (엑스포해양공원)

601m    13852     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.

Yeosu Expo Station (여수엑스포역)

Yeosu Expo Station (여수엑스포역)

1.0 Km    19276     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.

Nangman Pocha (낭만포차)

Nangman Pocha (낭만포차)

1.1 Km    387     2020-05-26

102, Hamel-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-659-4553

Nangman Pocha (romance street stalls) offers 18 different resturants that provides various type of food while enjoying the beautiful nightscape of Yeosu and exciting performances.

Hotel Chambord (샹보르 관광호텔)

588m    9393     2021-02-01

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

Hotel Chambord is located approximately 1.5 kilometers away from Yeosu Expo Station and 10 minutes by taxi from Yeosu Bus Terminal. Nearby attractions include Odongdo Island, Yi Sun-Shin Square, and Dolsan Park all within 15 minutes. Guests can enjoy quality services and facilities at the hotel while observing the fine scenery.

Jasan Park (자산공원)

607m    4593     2021-02-25

54, Jasangongwon-gil, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-659-4627

City of Yeosu is nestled on the Yeosu Peninsula and the areas of Yeosu-si, Yeoncheon-si and Yeocheon-gun, which all have the same first character ‘려(麗) (ryeo)’ were combined as one into Yeosu-si as of April, 1998.

Located at the entrance of the breakwater of Odongdo Island, Jasan Park embraces the South Sea.
Thousands of evergreen trees and flowering plants spread out over the wide flats when approaching the peak by the steep staircase. The park has a 15 meters-high Yi Sun-sin statue, built in 1967 to honor his birth along with Jinnamje Festival, Jasangak, Chunghontop (memorial tower) and a fair view with a refreshing sea breeze. In addition, Ilchuljeong, Sunrise Arbor which was constructed in 1998, is beloved as a resting spot by many visitors.

Sono Calm Yeosu (소노캄 여수(구 엠블호텔 여수))

785m    9233     2020-04-07

111, Odongdo-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-660-5800

Sono Calm Yeosu is located within the Yeosu World Expo complex on Odongdo Island in Yeosu. The resort is dedicated to providing an accommodation that is worth a valuable lifetime experience. With quality service and exquisite ocean-view vista, the resort is well-suited with convenient lodging facilities and high-tech convention center for business purposes. With all guestrooms facing the emerald sea, guests can enjoy an unobstructed view of the ocean at the southern coast's impressive landmark.

Jinnamgwan Hall (여수 진남관)

1.2 Km    17343     2020-08-04

11, Dongmun-ro, Yeosu-si, Jeollanam-do
+82-61-659-4756

Jinnamgwan Hall (National Treasure No. 304) is located at the site of the Jeolla Province naval base during the Joseon dynasty. At that time, it was a watchtower called Jimhaeru, where Admiral Yi Sun-sin commanded his forces during the Imjin War (1592-1598). The original building burned down near the end of the war, and Admiral Yi Sun-sin's successor, Yi Si-eon, constructed Jinnamgwan Hall, a large gaeksa (government officer guesthouse) at the site in 1599.

Jinnamgwan Hall is a single-story gable-roofed building with 15 kan (traditional Korean measurement between two pillars) on the front and 5 kan on the sides. It is the largest single-story goverment building from the Joseon dynasty in the region. At the hall entrance is a small museum outlining the history of Jinnamgwan and the Imjin War, and the famous Yeosu Stone Statue (Jeollanam-do Tangible Cultural Asset No. 33) is located within the precincts of the hall. Nearby attractions include Jasan Park, Odongdo Island, Dolsan Bridge, Chungminsa Shrine, and Manseongni Beach.

Odongdo Island (오동도)

1.4 Km    40435     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.