|Sobaeksan Punggi Spa (소백산풍기온천)|
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|Punggi Hot Springs is located 3km away from the town in Punggi-eup. It is regarded as the top sulfur hot spring in Korea and the water is 100% natural containing minerals like alkali fluorine. The area around the hot springs offers trekking at Sobaeksan National Park and chances to learn about Confucianism and Buddhism while exploring Buseoksa Temple, Sosuseowon Confucian Academy, and Seonbichon Village.
The water of Punggi Hot Springs contains minerals like sulfur, fluorine, and bicarbonate that are helpful to our body. Those mineral ingredients are dissolved into the water and aids in relieving chronic arthritis, neuralgia, metal intoxication, arteriosclerosis, diabetes, bronchitis, etc.
* The amount of H₂S: 1.725ppm
|N/A (Open all year round)|
|Male 250 people / Female 300 people|
Individuals - Adults 8,000 won / Children 5,000 won / Seniors 7,000 won
Residents - Adults 7,000 won / Children 4,000 won / Seniors 6,000 won
※ Children (25 months-under 7 years) / Seniors (ages 65 and more)
|Snack bar, restaurant|
|Facilities for the Handicapped|
|From Yeongju take a bus the Punggi Bus Terminal. From here we advise taking a taxi to the venue.
(about 12 minute / 6km away / fare: around 6,000 won)
Yeongju Station (Jungang Line)
Take a taxi to the venue.
(about 30 minute / 18km away / fare: around 15,000 won)
Call the Korea Travel Hotline for assistance with directions.