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One of the most popular pastimes in Seoul is hiking and this stunning national park just outside the city is a local favorite. Aside from a variety of hiking trails for every skill level, you’ll also see lots of flora and fauna, temples and ancient...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Seoul, South Korea
+82 2-909-0497
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Reviewed 6 October 2013

My friends and I took the subway to Dobongsan station, crossed the road and followed the path of hiking gear stalls and local eateries all the way to the rangers office. We asked the stall keepers and they pointed the way to the entrance. There...More

11  Thank MythicSg
Reviewed 30 September 2013

After visiting SeoDaemun prison, this is a great hike through the mountains surrounding Seoul. A colleague of mine actually used this trail to hike much of the mountainous area around Seoul. Be sure to bring snacks and water as you won't find any up here....More

2  Thank SpeedTravler
Reviewed 22 September 2013

This place is really gorgeous, we went up from Bukhansanseong information center to Bohyenbong peak, than down on a shorter way the otherside, passed next to temple, left our worries behind at rocks. I found it quite challenging and not what I expected in terms...More

4  Thank MagyaryE
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Some of the best hiking trails I've ever been on - you must try the 5 Peaks (Obong) trail or the Bukhansan mountain trail.

1  Thank Lee M
Reviewed 4 September 2013

It is an enjoyable trip to go to Bukhansan National Park. However, it is a tough trip. At the entrance to the Park, it is easy. You can enjoy the natural scene. However, the high you go, the more difficult to climb. Don't forget to...More

5  Thank chowkhushi
Reviewed 28 August 2013 via mobile

Really a great place to how a bit. I was there on a Monday with high temperature und humidity. So if you go in summer make sure you have enough to drink. I started at the West side and went over Bugungdae to the other...More

1  Thank M-M-X-X-W-T-F
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Great hike and the temples were amazing. take your camera and fill your backpack with water/food as the locals will stop and take breaks and enjoy a snack and water before stretching and starting out again. mostly middle to older aged people the day I...More

2  Thank localfamily2
Reviewed 23 July 2013

This was one of the most beautiful hikes I have been on. There are plenty of little shops at the bottom in case you need to hydrate or want to each. They hike is gorgeous and the trails well maintained. Not recommended for very small...More

3  Thank Paula W
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Highly recommend this place if you have more than two days here. I was only here three full days, but made time for it. You must stop at some of the temples along the way. It was a very unique experience as I took part...More

4  Thank EarthNatureGirl
Reviewed 14 June 2013

Avoid weekends. Interesting park with an ancient wall. Close to the city centre and easy to reach. Worth to go if you like hiking

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