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1. Sokcho Beach

Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Sokcho Beach, a popular beach in Sokcho. Discover the area's mountain views and seek out the hiking trails.
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Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Sokcho Beach, a popular beach in Sokcho. Discover the area's mountain views and seek out the hiking trails.

2. Seorak Waterpia

Seorak Waterpia is an exceptional water park sourced from a set of hot springs. It features a 4-D ride, thermal water saunas and a wave pool among the many fun features and rides. Bring the kids to explore the impressive lightly alkaline pools and exciting rides of this fun and dynamic indoor and outdoor complex.
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Make a splash in the hot-spring swimming pools and hot tubs, enjoy the picturesque mountain views and ride into The Maelstrom.

3. Sinheungsa Temple

First-time hikers on their way up the mild slope at the beginning of the Ulsanbawi course of Seoraksan National Park may be surprised to see an ancient temple along the trail. Sinheungsa is not as old as the mountains themselves, but it has been in place for many generations. The temple is Buddhist, specifically Seon or Korean Zen.
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Amid the majestic mountains of Seoraksan National Park sits an ancient Zen Buddhist temple and a monument to a peaceful unification for Korea.

4. Dongmyeong Port

Explore the waterfront in Sokcho with a trip to Dongmyeong Port. Stroll along the seaside or discover the area's mountain views.
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Explore the waterfront in Sokcho with a trip to Dongmyeong Port. Stroll along the seaside or discover the area's mountain views.

5. Gwongeumseong Fortress

Learn about the local history of Daepo-dong when you spend time at Gwongeumseong Fortress. Wander the seaside or discover the area's mountain views.
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Learn about the local history of Daepo-dong when you spend time at Gwongeumseong Fortress. Wander the seaside or discover the area's mountain views.

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