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Top 10 Places to visit in Jeju Island in South Korea Part 1. Beaches

  • 2017.10.17
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Places to visit in JEJU ISLAND, SOUTH KOREA



1. Woljeongri Beach


jeju island beach woljeongri

Jeju Island beach woljeongri


The first place to visit in Jeju is Woljeongri Beach. It is a beach with its scenery, tranquil white sand and beautiful emerald ocean. 

There are a number of coffee shops aligned the street. Woljeongri is one of the best places where you can enjoy a cup of coffee and relax and at ease.


Address : 33-3, Woljeong-ri, Gujwa-eup, Jeju-si, Jeju-do



2. Hyeopjae Beach


Jeju island beach hyeopjae


The second place to visit in Jeju is Hyeopjae Beach. It is a clear and emerald beach where you can see Biyangdo island floating in the distance.The beach is pretty long and has many selection of restaurants, camping sites, and colorful villages. 


Hallim Park, a combination of lava tubes and botanical gardens is also located nearby.


jeju island beach hyeopjae


Address : 329-10 Hyeopjae-gil, Hallim-eup, Jeju-si, Jeju-do



3. Hamdeok Beach



jeju island beach hamdeokHamdeok Beach during the summer time


The third place to visit in Jeju is Hamdeok Beach. It hosts three separate beaches.The main beach is a large, naturally building sand bar that divides much of the shallow area from the open ocean.This area is warmer than many other beaches. 


There's a lot of things such as music festivals, food trucks/stalls and etc. during summer time. You can also see a wonderful view of Seowoobong Peak.


jeju island beacn hamdeok

Hamdeok Beach during the winter time


Address : Sinbuk-ro, Jocheon-eup. Jeju-si, Jeju-do



4. Gwangchigi Beach


jeju island beach gwangchigi


The fourth place to visit in Jeju is Gwangchigi Beach. It is a beach with unique green rocks. When the tide is low, you can walk far into the ocean. Due to its location near Seongsan Ilchulbong (Seongsan Sunrise Peak), it gives an outstanding view all year round.


Unlike other beaches, the sands are black yet the water is clear. You may see Haenyeo (female divers) doing their daily dive in the ocean. Try riding a horse along Gwangchigi beach!


jeju island beach gwangchigi


Address : 224-33, Goseong-ri, Seongsan-eup, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do



5. Hwanguji Beach


jeju island beach hwanguji


The fifth place to visit in Jeju is Hwanguji Beach. It is a swimming hole, often called as Oedolgae. This has been a popular snorkeling spot. Come early in the morning or around sunset time could be a perfect time to fully enjoy Hwanguji with less crowd. 


Even after the swimming season, September to October, the water is still warm.


jeju island beach hwanguji

jeju island hwanguji beach


Address : 766-1, Seohong-dong, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-doOlle 7 Park entrance and follow the path down then, walk down the staircase.



6. Sehwa Beach


jeju island beach sehwa


The sixth place to visit in Jeju is Sehwa Beach. It is a small and quiet beach about 10 minutes drive from Woljeong-ri beach.It is located next to Sehwa Local Market which only opens on 5th and 20th day of the month. 


Moreover, you can also visit Jeju Women Divers (Haenyeo) museum and Early 20th Century Jeju women Diver's Anti-Japanese Movement Memorial.


jeju island beach sehwa


Address : Sehwa-gil, Gujwa-eup, jeju-si, jeju-do



7. Gimnyeong Seonsegi Beach


jeju island gimnyeong seonsegi beach


The seventh place to visit in Jeju is Gimnyeong Seonsegi Beach. It is a beautiful and emerald beach where visitors can do Yacht tour, Kayaking, fishing and etc.There is Manjanggul Cave not far from the beach.


Address : Haemajihaean-ro, Gujwa-eup, Jeju-si, Jeju-do



8. Iho Tewoo Beach


jeju island beach iho tewoo


The eighth place to visit in Jeju is Iho Tewoo Beach. There are many things that visitors can enjoy around the beach area. Visitors can rent boats to go out fishing or fish off the seawall. Visitors may take a walk to lighthouses that look like horses. They are very cute and good place to take pictures for Instagram! 


Finish off your day with one of the seafood places by the beach and enjoy the beautiful view of the night.


jeju island beach iho tewoo

jeju island beach iho tewoo


Address : 20, Dori-ro, Jeju-si, Jeju-do 


Available Facilities : Camping sites, changing rooms, shower room. observatory with lounge, drinking fountain.



9. Yongmeori Beach/Coast


jeju island beach coast yongmeori

jeju island beach coast yongmeori


The ninth place to visit in Jeju is Yongmeori Beach/Coast. The Sanbangsan Mountain stretched into the ocean. The beach was named Yongmeori because it looks as if a dragon's head is going underwater. 


You can easily visit Sanbangsan mountain and walk straight down to walk along Yongmeori Beach/Coast.


jeju island beach coast yongmeori


Address : 218-10, Sanbang-ro, Andeok -myeon, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do


Operating Hours : subject to change depending on weather conditions. Please make a phone inquiry before visiting (+82 64-794-2940).


Admission Fees : Adults: 1,000 won, teens and children: 500 won.


Groups : adults: 700 won, teens and children: 300 won. *Groups of 10 people or more.



10. Daepo Jusangjeolli Cliff


jeju island beach cliff daepo jusangjeolli

jeju island beach cliff daepo jusangjeolli


The last place to visit in Jeju is Daepo Jusangjeolli Cliff. It is rocky cliffs with columnar-joints which was formed by the lava from Hallasan Mountain eruption. 


The columns are almost perfect cubes or hexagons. You can witness a beautiful sight of mother nature.


jeju island beach cliff daepo jusangjeolli


Address : 216, jungmun gwangwang-ro, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do


Admission Fees : Adults 2,000 won, Children 1,000 won.






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