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Address: Dongsam-dong, Yeongdo-gu, Busan, South Korea
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Full-Day Busan Tour Including Haedong Yonggungsa Temple
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Beautiful spot on the coast....well worth the visit.....a good half day. Easy to get to by subway and bus.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful spot on the coast....well worth the visit.....a good half day. Easy to get to by subway and bus.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there after 2pm. Although the place (most of it, tge observatory are and the area of the lighthouse) are under reconstruction, quite many ppl were there. I guess on a weekend and when it's open it will be packed, our visit was not that bad. Nice view of the sea, quite athmosphere. 2000 wonn/person for the "train" ticket was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there around dawn, joined the tour train. However, there is no English translation so we don't know it is almost the last train. Just follow the crowd and get off the train to take photos. Cannot find the spot because there is no English direction or signage. Jump back to the train and just follow the crowd again. When... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This was a great stop if you want more nature in your trip. There was a wait for us to ride the train but it is well worth it. The ENTIRE trip up is uphill. Then when you want to check out the attractions you will also need to do stairs. The observatory stop is nice but I recommend going... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Nothing much to do there other than visiting a deserted temple hidden inside, walk around the greens, taking mini train and take pictures nearby the lighthouse. Suitable for leisure walk only.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Good place for taking photos. We took the train around the park (highly recommend) and took photos at the viewpoint, lighthouse, cliffs, and temple

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Take a metro to Nanpo station, then take a bus 30 to Taejongdae then you can either take bus in @10K won with a ferry ride Remember to bring thick cloths and raincoat

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Incheon, Incheon, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

This was my first stop in Busan.our family took the bus, they gave us the family discount. We got off at the obsevatory.it wascrowded with many tourists . Odeng was delicious there. We walked to the light house.mysonwanted to go nearthe cliff, and we did go down. It was hard to climb up the stairs, but we took some beautiful... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

A great location if you are planning for your outdoor activity in Busan. Nice scenery. You can see a limitless ocean view and some traditional Korean temples in this area. If you take the Danubi train (~2000 won per head), you can hop on and hop off to 5 major attractions in Taejongdae Park. Should definitely stop by the observatory... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

A lot of slippery steps so make sure you have grippy sneakers. Really nice and well organised hike (not really a hike, just a walk around a really big park) but well worth a visit.

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