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Keun Jip (큰집)

Keun Jip (큰집)

9.3 Km    139     2021-03-23

70, Gyeryong-ro, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-637-2310

This is a place that sells local Geoje dishes. This Korean dishes restaurant is located in Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do. The representative menu is spicy blue crab stew.

Historic Park of Geoje POW Camp (거제도 포로수용소 유적공원)

Historic Park of Geoje POW Camp (거제도 포로수용소 유적공원)

9.3 Km    37415     2021-03-10

61, Gyeryong-ro, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-639-0625

The Historic Park of Geoje POW Camp is located at what was the largest POW camp during the Korean War. The exhibition halls and video rooms allow visitors to experience the life and feelings of POWs. Remains of the war, such as tanks, trucks and other relics are also on exhibit here.

Geoje Tourist Hotel (거제관광호텔)

Geoje Tourist Hotel (거제관광호텔)

9.7 Km    1370     2020-02-19

1898-5, Geojejungang-ro, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-632-7002

The Geoje Tourist Hotel provides large and small banquet halls able to accommodate 300 people including Dongbaek Hall for 50 people and other banquet halls for conferences. The banquet halls can be used for receptions, engagement ceremonies, 60th birthdays, company anniversaries, New Year's, promotions, celebrations, and various other events as well.

Hanugwan (한우관)

Hanugwan (한우관)

9.9 Km    2890     2020-02-06

5, Gyeryong-ro 11-gil, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-637-2445

Located near Gohyeon-dong Public Stadium in Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do, Hanugwan serves hanu (Korean beef) along with sogalbi (beef ribs), samgyeopsal (grilled pork belly), dwaejigalbi (pork ribs), beoseot jeongol (mushroom hot pot) and other menus.

Samsung Hotel Geoje (거제삼성호텔)

Samsung Hotel Geoje (거제삼성호텔)

10.9 Km    11376     2020-04-29

80-37, Jangpyeong 3-ro, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-631-2114

Samsung Hotel Geoje was established by Samsung Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. with the purpose of providing a place to stay for those visiting the docks, particularly engineers on business trips, ship owners, and guests to ship naming ceremonies. Among local residents, the hotel has become a popular spot for holding parties and celebrations. Thanks to the hotel’s location near Haegeumgang, Oedo, and Hakdong beaches and other natural sites, the hotel has also become a favorite among tourists to the area.

Oedo-Botania (외도 보타니아)

Oedo-Botania (외도 보타니아)

10.9 Km    105110     2020-09-28

17, Oedo-gil, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-681-4541

Oedo-Botania is a marine botanical garden located on an island in Hallyeohaesang National Park between Tongyeong and Geojedo Island. What started over 30 years ago as a private garden has expanded to cover the entire island in a plethora of plants in European-style gardens, accented by scultures and statues. The garden blooms in a riot of flowers in April, and visitors can walk in the cool shade of the forested trails in summer. Recently, dinosaur footprints were found on the island, adding to its value. The island's cafe offers drinks and light snacks, along with a fantastic view of Haegeumgang Island and the surrounding blue sea. Oedo-Botania is only accessable via a ferry tour, and there are no accommodations on the island.

Geoje Recreational Forest (거제자연휴양림)

Geoje Recreational Forest (거제자연휴양림)

12.9 Km    23180     2021-01-21

325, Geojejungang-ro, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-639-8115

Geoje Recreational Forest is located on Nojasan Mountain (alt. 565 m). The mountain summit offers a panoramic view of the entire island, Hallyeohaesang National Park, and even as far as Tsushima Island in Japan on clear days. The forest itself offers walking paths, hiking trails, a campground, and bungalows, making it a suitable location for family vacations.

Hakdong Mongdol Beach (학동몽돌해변)

Hakdong Mongdol Beach (학동몽돌해변)

13.1 Km    25930     2020-07-07

18-1, Hakdong 6-gil, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-635-5421

Surrounded by Nojasan Mountain and Garasan Mountain, Hakdong Mongdol Beach provides a cozy atmosphere. Hakdong was named so because its shape was said to be like a crane, hak, flying up to the sky. Compared to other beaches, it has small pebbles called mongdol and spans a distance of about 1.2 kilometers, is 50 meters wide and covers a 30,000㎡ area starting from Yongbawi Rock. The feeling of walking on these pebbles is soothing and the sound of the waves is refreshing. You can also soothe your feet when you walk on the rocks and activate acupressure points on the soles of your feet. The wild camellia forest, which blooms along the seashore in February and March, creates a beautiful landscape.

Hakdong Mongdol Beach has a lot of summer visitors and is the perfect place for vacationing families. The water is clear and clean, and setting up tents on the beach is possible. Near the beach, there are not only great restaurants specializing in hoe (sliced raw fish), but also restrooms and homestays which are well-equipped. There is also a beach festival every summer. An excursion ship starts at Hakdong and cruises towards Haegeumgang Island and Oedo-Botania.

Geoje Hawaii Condo Beach Hotel (거제하와이콘도 비치호텔)

Geoje Hawaii Condo Beach Hotel (거제하와이콘도 비치호텔)

13.3 Km    4137     2020-04-22

60, Hakdong 6-gil, Dongbu-myeon, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-635-7114

Geoje Hawaii Condo Beach Hotel's location provides an outstanding place to watch the sunrise between November and February, when guests can see the rising sun over the South Sea's horizon. Each guestroom and attached terrace is designed to give guests the best possible view of the surrounding nature. Guests can choose their rooms from among various facilities with individual themes and interior features. Also, just 100 meters from the parking lot is a ferry dock for guests who want to check out nearby Oedo Island and Haegeumgang Rock.

Geoje Island Flower Festival (거제섬꽃축제)

Geoje Island Flower Festival (거제섬꽃축제)

13.4 Km    11030     2021-03-05

3577, Geojenamseo-ro, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) • For more info: +82-55-639-6443

Geoje Island Flower Festival is held at the Geoje-si Agriculture Development Complex in Geoje, Gyeongsangnam-do. The festival presents autumn flowers in a variety of exhibitions and displays. Attractions include autumn flower sculpture exhibition, themed flower hills, chrysanthemum items, test room of greenhouse, flowering tree examining office, warm region orchard, and more.

Windy Hill (바람의 언덕)

Windy Hill (바람의 언덕)

14.9 Km    34596     2021-03-11

Dojangpo Maeul, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-639-4178

On the way to Haegeumgang Village, one may encounter the fishing village of Dojangpo. On the left side of the village is Dojangpo Wharf, from where one can take a tour ferry to Oedo Island and Haegeumgang River. Looking up from here, one can see a hill covered in grass and overlooking the sea. This is Windy Hill.

A growing number visitors come to the place after it was used as a filming site for popular Korean dramas such as "Eve's Garden (2003)" and "Merry-Go-Round (2004)." The name “Windy Hill” was given by those who visited the island and became a fan. Walking toward the hill along the wooden promenade from the wharf, one can see Hakdong Village from a distance.

Dojangpo Fishing Village (도장포어촌체험마을)

Dojangpo Fishing Village (도장포어촌체험마을)

15.1 Km    13983     2021-02-18

24-1, Dojangpo 2-gil, Geoje-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
+82-55-638-2202

Dojangpo Fishing Village, located near Sinseondae Cliff and Windy Hill, is a popular attraction especially loved by couples for the beautiful scenery. Sinseondae Cliff is formed of oddly shaped rocks that run in a horizontal line, making it look as if the rocks are holding up the ocean. Other nearby attractions include Yeocha Beach, a filming location of “The Ginkgo Bed (1996);" and Windy Hill, a popular attraction due to its exotic and picturesque green hill.