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[Korea] Top 100 Must-Go Destinations in Korea

  • Date01/16/2017
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Photo: Myeong-dong Street (left) / Gyeongbokgung Palace (right)

For all those who are wondering where to go for their trip to Korea, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has announced the top 100 must-go destinations that represent Korea.

The list includes famous attractions such as the five royal palaces in Seoul, Korean Folk Village and Hallasan Mountain; as well as destinations popular to younger generation such as Myeong-dong, Hongdae and Itaewon; and also theme parks like Lotte World, Everland and Seoulland.

New destinations that made it to this year’s list include Lotte World in Seoul, Gwangmyeong Cave in Gyeonggi-do, and Sokcho Beach in Gangwon-do.

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☞ Top 100 Representative Destinations
Top 100 Representative Destinations
Top 100 Representative Destinations

Seoul (11)

Incheon (2)

Gyeonggi-do (11)

Gangwon-do (12)

Daejeon (2)

Chungcheongbuk-do (3)

Chungcheongnam-do (5)

Gwangju (2)

  • Gwangju Daein Market (Daein Arts Market)
  • Yangim-dong Historical Culture Village

Jeollabuk-do (6)

Jeollanam-do (9)

Busan (4)

Daegu (2)

Ulsan (4)

Gyeongsangbuk-do (7)

Gyeongsangnam-do (8)

Jeju-do (12)

☞ Ministry of Culture, Sports & Tourism website: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Information courtesy of Ministry of Culture, Sports & Tourism