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Yeongwol Cheongnyeongpo Cape (영월 청령포)

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Address
133, Cheongnyeongpo-ro,
Yeongwol-eup, Yeongwol-gun,
Gangwon-do
강원도 영월군 영월읍 청령포로 133
Type
Monuments/ Historical Sites
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info +82-33-374-4215,
+82-1577-0545
Homepage
www.ywtour.com
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www.cha.go.kr
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  • Information
    Introduction
    Cheongnyeongpo Cape, located on the upper stream of Namhangang River in Gwangcheon-ri, Nam-myeon, Yeongwol-gun, is known as the place of King Danjong’s exile. The area was designated as Scenic Site No.50 in December 2008. King Danjong (r. 1452-1455, 6th King of the Joseon Dynasty) was banished from the kingdom after being overthrown by his uncle, King Sejo. King Danjong was exiled on Cheongnyeongpo Cape, surrounded on three sides by water and a steep, wall-like rock called Yugyukbong on its west side. The cape is so isolated that it can only be reached by ferry.

    On Cheongnyeongpo Cape, visitors can see Geumpyobi Headstone, created during Danjong's exile; and Danmyoyujibi, set up during the reign of King Yeongjo. Both landmarks help convey the cape’s interesting past. Other historic sites include Manghyangtap Pagoda, Nosandae Observatory, and Gwaneunsong Pine Grove (Natural Monument No. 349).

    Cheongnyeongpo Cape is where King Danjong, the 16-year-old dethroned king, lived a tragic life in exile filled with tears and heavy sighs. The site however, is now known for its well-preserved scenery and the beauty of the nearby Seogang River.

    Current Status
    Scenic Site No. 50 (Designated on December 26, 2008)

    Duration
    Approx. 40-60 minutes

    Tour Course Information
    Cheongnyeongpo Cape (Danjongeoso - Gwaneumsong - Manghyangtap Pagoda - Geumpyobi) - Jangneung - Bodeoksa Temple - Geummongam Rock - Gwangpungheon, Jagyuru - Geumgangjeong Pavilion

    Operating Hours
    09:00-18:00
    * Last admission: 1 hour before closing time.

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Admission Fees
    Adults: Individuals 3,000 won / Groups 2,500 won
    Teenagers: Individuals 2,500 won / Groups 2,000 won
    Children: Individuals 2,000 won / Groups 1,500 won
    Seniors: Individuals 1,000 won / Groups 800 won

    Parking Fees
    Free

    Korean Info. Service
    Commentary guide available upon reservation.

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