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Address: Bonseong-dong, Jinju, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
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Nice place in Jinju

Nice to walk around on a sunny day. Beautiful temples, statues and park. They even have explanations in English here which is useful if you want to understand what it's all... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Nice to walk around on a sunny day. Beautiful temples, statues and park. They even have explanations in English here which is useful if you want to understand what it's all about. I found the museum so-so. If you're on a tight schedule you could skip it. On the other hand you'll be out in 20-30mins.

Thank Nakuiper17
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1,008 reviews
571 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The jinju floating lights festival is for 2 weeks in the end of October in every year. If you pay 1000 krw under $10 for festival, you enjoy watching the decorated lights at jinju palace and nam liver. There are tons of the street food with good price!

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Vacaville, United States
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I was on a business trip and had some free time one morning so I walked over to this historic site from the hotel. It is a very nice, well worth the time if you are in the area. It's good representation of the area history, well maintained and some nice exhibits. It is a relatively large park like area... More 

Thank David C
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is real. You should follow wall and garden here. Natural environment and artificial atmosphere are balanced at this castle. Let'go now!☆

1 Thank 희석 유
Melbourne, Australia
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446 reviews
292 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I was quite taken up by this attraction for it is well kept and beautiful! The commanding view over the meadering river was just magnificient! KRW 2000 for the entrance fee is well worth paying for the historical attractions and the museum within this old fortress. Tip: The Busan to Jinju express bus runs almost every 15 minutes, from Busan... More 

1 Thank HotEarth
Pohang, South Korea
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 January 2016

This fortress is settled along the Nam River, where a battle took place with the Japanese. There are many great photo ops, and the history is incredible. I would recommend visiting during the annual Lantern Festival in early October.

Thank EndlessSummer33
Waterloo, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Pretty cool overall. Good open space, very cool architecture. Would probably be better in the spring or summer!

Thank DtotheAtotheNNY
Riverside, California
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

I came here at night. There were not many people. You can walk around it. I was very cool. The walls, design, and the landscape are awesome

Thank Chidori T
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51 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This park it nice! i lean Korea story from there.It is oldest some King palace.nice threes,nice around over there.

Thank Anne2099
Seoul, South Korea
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35 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2015

A very educational experience for us all. You can definitely see Korean culture and history at this place.

Thank 이형건

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