Korea National Arboretum ((in Korean):국립수목원) is an arboretum located in Jikdong-ri, Soheul eup, Pocheon city of Gyeonggi Province of South Korea. Before 1999, the arboretum was called Arboretum Gwangneung.Plan to visit Korea National Arboretum and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Pocheon attractions using our Pocheon route maker tool.
The planting of large forests started during the reign of Sejo of Joseon. He and Queen Jeonghui designated the area for a tomb. The area was devastated during the Korean war.
The arboretum includes the white-bellied woodpecker and 900 plant species. The South Korean government registered the forest as natural monument 11, acknowledging its importance.
Korea National Arboretum Reviews
It is a peaceful place to relax. Also, there are many trees, so the air seems clear and it's a good place to take a walk with your family. It was the prettiest place with autumn leaves, and there... more »
I’ve visited many botanical gardens. Many which are beautiful and amazing. However they have had a lot of human influence. This garden is in a forest with some human influence. I feel it was set up.... more »
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