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Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)

  • Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)
  • Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)
  • Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)
  • Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)
  • Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)
  • Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)
  • Soyosan Mountain (소요산국민관광지)
Address
145, Pyeonghwa-ro 2910beon-gil, Dongducheon-si, Gyeonggi-do
경기도 동두천시 평화로2910번길 145
Type
Mountains
Inquiries
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• For more info: +82-31-860-2416~8
  • Information
    Introduction
    Soyosan Mountain on the outskirts of Dongducheon City is the most treasured mountain north of the Hangang River. Although it is relatively small, only standing 587.5 meters tall, it is covered by a lush forest, and dotted by waterfalls and peaks. On the slopes of Soyosan Mountain rest shrines commemorating Wonhyo and Uisang, two renowned Buddhist monks from the Silla Kingdom, and the Jajaeam Hermitage, a small temple where Wonhyo practiced asceticism. There are many small waterfalls including Wonhyopokpo Falls, Uisangpokpo Falls, and Cheongnyangpokpo Falls, which are popular destinations for visitors in the summer.

    Current Status
    National Tourist Site (Designated on March 31, 1977)

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Hiking Course
    [Course 1] Iljumun Gate - Jajaeam Hermitage - Habaekundae - Jungbaekundae - Seonnyeotang Pool - Jajaeam Hermitage - Iljumun Gate - Visitors Center (5.71km / 1hr 30min)
    [Course 2] Iljumun Gate - Habaekundae - Jungbaekundae - Sangbaekundae - Kalbawi Rock - Seonnyeotang Pool- Jajaeam Hermitage - Iljumun Gate - Visitors Center (6.53km / 2hr)
    [Course 3] Iljumun Gate - Jajaeam Hermitage - Habaekundae -Jungbaekundae - Sangbaekundae - Kalbawi Rock - Nahandae - Uisangdae - Saemteo Junction - Gujeolteo Site - Iljumun Gate - Visitors Center (7.04km / 3hr 30min)
    [Course 4] Iljumun Gate - Jajaeam Hermitage - Jungbaekundae - Sangbaekundae - Kalbawi Rock - Uisangdae - Gongjubong Peak - Gujeolteo Site - Iljumun Gate (8.19km / 4hr)

    Mountain Not Access Period
    For safety of visitors and forest fire prevention, night time entrance is strictly prohibited.

    Maximum Occupancy
    No limit

    Parking Facilities
    Available (400 small-sized car / 20 large-sized car)

    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Available (1 carriage)

    Pets
    Pets must be on a leash and clean up at all times.

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