Sunday, September 27, 2020

Jeongbang Waterfall

A picturesque, 23 m tall waterfall with a single plunge which falls into the cove at ocean. Location, GPS coordinates: 33.2449 N 126.5715 E Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Igeum-dong

Prehistoric settlement and necropolis with megaliths. Site was inhabited in 700 - 550 BC. Site includes 63 burials, including burials of high-ranked people and...

Donggureung Royal Tombs

The most impressive royal tombs of Joseon Dynasty. This group consists of nine tombs where 7 kings and 10 queens have been buried in...

Hwanseon Cave

Some 8 km long limestone cave. In the cave are enormous cave halls, up to 100 m tall, cave pools and waterfalls, rimstone pools...

Cheonjiyeon Waterfall

Scenic, 22 m tall waterfall, 12 m wide, with a park around it. Location, GPS coordinates: 33.2470 N 126.5545 E Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Asia, South Korea, southern...

Bugeun-ri Dolmens

A large group of 34 megaliths - dolmens on Ganghwa Island. The largest one is a table-type dolmen with a stone plate which weighs...

Cheonmachong

One of the Royal tombs of Gyeongju - large tumulus which was built in the 5th or 6th century AD. This 12.7 m tall...

Bibong-ri dinosaur eggs

A group of fossilized nests of dinosaur eggs, diameter of nests reaches 1.5 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.6948 N 127.1839 E Categories: Fossil finds Values: Geology, Biology Rating: Where is located? Asia, South...

Gyeongbokgung

Royal palace complex, first built in 1395 and rebuilt in 1867, when 330 buildings with 5,792 rooms were constructed. One of the symbols of...

Gold Crown Tomb (Geumgwanchong)

One of the Royal tombs of Gyeongju - large tumulus which was built in the 5th or 6th century AD. This tomb was very...