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Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)

  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)
  • Gangneung Gyeongpo Beach (강릉 경포해변)

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Notices
Beach Swimming Period: July 8 - August 21, 2016
Address
Gangmun-dong San1 & Anhyeon-dong San1, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 강릉시 안현동 산1, 강문동 산1
Type
Seasides/ Beaches/ Islands
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-640-4414
Homepage
www.gntour.go.kr
(Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Located 1 km away from Gyeongpodae, Gyeongpo Beach is a sand bank formed between Gyeongpo Lake and the ocean. This beautiful beach extends to a length of 6 km and is covered with fine sand. It is a very well-known tourist attraction within Korea: a flawless combination of nature and cultural relics.

    Gyeongpo Beach is famous for its picturesque sunrise and tranquil moonrise. There are other nearby attractions in the area, like the pine forest (4 km) and wild roses, which grow in various areas around the beach. Those who enjoy ocean fishing can take a boat to the mall rocks just off the beach. There is an endless line of tourists, who come to visit the ancient buildings with their incredible scenery, like Gyeongpodae and Ojukheon.
    In the spring, the Festival of Cherry Blossoms is held at the entrance to Gyeongpo Beach and in the summer, the Beach Festival and other various cultural events are held. (Traditional Literary Event, Beach Dance Festival, etc.)

    Telephone
    +82-33-640-4414

    Maximum Occupancy
    15,000 people
    * Camping site: 500 people

    Parking Facilities
    1,000 parking spaces

    Admission Fees
    Free

    Available Facilities
    Changing room, shower booth,camping site (maximum capacity of 2,800 tents), auto camping site (23,000 m²), drinking water fountain,etc.

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