|Gapgot Fortification (갑곶돈대)|
|Gapgot Fortification was built in 1679 to protect the Ganghwa Straits from invasions. A highly strategic location for the Goryeo Kingdom, the site had also endured multiple invasions by the Mongolian troops between 1232 and 1270. The eight cannons that were set up at the time of the fortification construction are displayed at the site.|
|Historic Site No. 306|
|N/A (Open all year round)|
|Jan-Feb, Nov-Dec 09:00-17:00
Mar-Apr, Sep-Oct 09:00-18:00
Individual: Adults 900 won / Children 600 won
Group: Adults 700 won / Children 500 won
Integrated Tickets (5 Sites)
Individual: Adults 2,700 won / Children 1,700 won
Group: Adults 2,000 won / Children 1,300 won
Package Tickets (for groups only)
5 Sites: Adults 2,000 won / Children 1,300 won
7 Sites: Adults 4,000 won / Children 2,000 won
10 Sites: Adults 5,000 won / Children 2,500 won
※ Group: 30+ people
|Facilities for the Handicapped|
|Sinchon Station (Seoul Subway Line 2), Exit 4.
Take Bus 3000 to Ganghwa Bus Terminal (강화터미널).
* Bus schedule: 04:40-22:00, 10min intervals
From Ganghwa Bus Terminal, take Bus 2, 12, 13 or 53 to Gagpot Fortification.