The Gosu Cave (고수동굴 - Kosu is also still found as an alternate spelling) is a huge limestone cave near Danyang (North Chungcheong Province), South Korea formed over 450 million years ago. It is among the best known natural caves in Korea, and is known as the "underground palace". Gosu Cave is listed as the country's "Natural Monument No. 256".With our international travel planner, Danyang-gun attractions like Gosu Cave can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
"Gosu" means "field of tall reeds," and comes from the fact that the area used to be filled with fields of tall grasses. After the cave was discovered in the early 1970s, rough stone instruments were excavated from the cave's entrance, showing that this used to be a home to prehistoric people.
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It's dark but beautiful. I couldn't see all the space in the cave. Because the state was protecting it. You can see various things in the cave. For example, stalactites, stalagmites, or stalagmites... more »
If you are a friend of caves, this is a good one to see. It is much larger than I anticipated, with a lot of variety. Wear a rain coat and sturdy shoes that won't slip on the wet. Some of the... more »
Awesome cave. Warning, there are thousands of stairs, spiral, steep. But a beautiful place to visit I'm South Korea.
Pretty good! Be ready for a cold, dark, damp, but awesome experience! The walking area was well-made, not to worry.
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