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Chotdaebawi (Candlestick Rock)

Chuam-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do 240-220, South Korea
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Unique and Beautiful!

This area is extremely beautiful with rocks jutting out of the coastline. There is moderate walking... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
LiketoeatCincinnati
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Cincinnati
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Mr

This is one of the best place to visit in Donghae. As of now its just little disturbing because... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2016
Wm S
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Oct 2016
“Unique and Beautiful!”
7 May 2016
“Mr”
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Chuam-dong, Donghae, Gangwon-do 240-220, South Korea
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This area is extremely beautiful with rocks jutting out of the coastline. There is moderate walking with spectacular views. It is very unique and well worth a visit.

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best place to visit in Donghae. As of now its just little disturbing because there are some construction are going on hope within a month that will be finished.

Thank Wm S
Reviewed 21 January 2016

One of famous landmarks in Korea and it is used it as a background for the "Aegukga" (the Korean national anthem). A lot of local tourist came here to take pics. The view is amazing even in Winter.

Thank Lainchan
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This is a famous Korean landmark.I enjoyed the view and took a lot of pictures. The only real issue is that it's extremely hard to locate.

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 7 October 2014

We took a bus (mid-week) from DongHae here (1200 won). Spent 1-2 hrs exploring the area. Lovely craggy rocks (was a sunny day!) an dwaves crashing in. Great vistas from the look-out post rising above and plenty of great views around the free park. If...More

Thank Sheryl A
Reviewed 1 August 2014

The small park there at the Chotdaebawi offers some great views of the surrounding rocks and water. The water was very clear and a beautiful color, rivaling a lot of the awesome beaches in Southeast Asia which was quite surprising to me. You go up...More

Thank Julbo09
Reviewed 21 November 2013

This group of rock formations is beautiful and there is a small temple set on a craggy cliff. The beach is excellent both for strolling and swimming when it's warm enough. There are some good seafood places near by. A few places will have Ho-bak...More

Thank Linda T
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