The sprawling World Heritage Site of Gyeongju Historic Area preserves the history and culture of the Silla Kingdom's ancient capital. Considered one of the largest outdoor museums in the world, the idyllic area contains ruins of temples, palaces, and pagodas, as well as many other cultural artifacts. Among the smaller distinct areas, don't miss the Mount Namsan Belt: centered around the revered mountain, it reveals pre-Buddhist shamanistic artifacts, as well as the ruins of hundreds of Buddhist relics and structures. See Gyeongju Historic Area and all Gyeongju has to offer by arranging your trip with our Gyeongju online trip maker .
Tours to Gyeongju Historic Area
2-Day Gyeongju Rail Tour from Seoul BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $493
Duration: 2 days
Korail Day Trip to Gyeongju's Unesco World Heritage Sites from Seoul BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $382
Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
Gyeongju Historic Area Reviews
The Gyeongju (ancient capital of Silla Kingdom) Historic areas consist of several palaces and temples from Silla Kingdom. It is registered as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site in 2000. more »
大陵苑や瞻星台など慶州市内のあちこちに古い歴史を感じさせる史跡があり、見所が多い。発掘された文化財などが慶州国立博物館に展示されていて、新羅時代など韓国の歴史を学ぶことができ、興味深い。 more »There are historical sites that give you a sense of old history here and there in Gyeongju city, such as The Great Ryoen Garden and Seidai, and there are many attractions. The excavated cultural assets are on display at the Gyeongju National Museum, and it is interesting to learn about the history of Korea, such as the Shilla Period.
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