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Jeongdongjin Beach, Gangneung

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Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Go for a walk along Jeongdongjin Beach in the early morning to see the sunrise and its reflection on the water. The break of day provides the beach's most spectacular moment, but you can enjoy the calm atmosphere and entertaining surroundings no matter when you visit. Find the old railway station, whose tracks follow the coastline, and learn about the history of transport in this part of the country. Don't miss the local harbor, where you can meet local fishermen and perhaps go sailing. The beach and its surroundings host numerous festivals year-round, namely religious ceremonies for prosperity, and the celebration of the solstice. Arrange your visit to Jeongdongjin Beach and discover more family-friendly attractions in Gangneung using our Gangneung vacation planner.
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  • My wife and I just spent two days here and loved it. Even though it was off season, and we couldn't go into the water we still had a great time. Looking forward to our return during the regular...  more »
  • Small beach trapped between railway and sea. When we visited there were lots of construction on the sea as well as speed boats 10m away from the shore. The seaside architecture is not so...  more »
  • Small place.. best thing is can go there by KTX (high speed train) in 1.5hours from Seoul. Many hotels are near the station. Clean sea. I recommend only for off season.
  • This is the most wonderful see beach 🏝 in this country. Every years millions of people comes here to see and enjoy their vacation. Where ever you see in the beach 🏖 you can see various things such as rocks, hills, marine drive by the little legs riding trains and also the beach 🏝 market where you can find every kind of products and foods.

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